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2 Quamby Place | Noosa Sound, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
+61 7 5449 2443
17:00 - 00:00
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Sun 12:00 - 00:00
Wed - Thu 17:00 - 00:00
Fri 12:00 - 00:00
Sat 17:00 - 00:00
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Hornsby, Australia
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

My wife, daughter and I had the 7 course omakase and left content but by no means wowed and left with ???? on why its supposed to be the best Japanese restaurant in Australia. Even the concierge said this with the upmost confidence as we got out of the cab on the way home.....? The location was great, the service... More 

Thank Delooze31
Brisbane, Australia
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29 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

A beautifully located restaurant on the Noosa river, unfortunately you couldn't tell because all the windows were closed. The service from the staff was impeccable and the food was very tasty it's just that the servings were quite small and the cost of sides and extras was pretty expensive. My chair was also very uncomfortable for some reason. On reflection... More 

Thank js3670
Bli Bli, Australia
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

7 course degustation was delightful. For $135 for 7 courses, I did not and no not expect carrots to be provided as one of the courses. This needs to be reconsidered. The accompanying 7 pairing wines - sherry wasn't a good match with the dark chocolate dessert. Joel was exceptional at explaining the wine pairing and he is an asset... More 

Thank KelleyaScott
Hamilton, Waikato, New Zealand
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69 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The food was excellent the service was great and the whisky and other drinks supported it beautifully. I am always a little less confident in a specific food type in a smaller place like Noosa but while Wasabi may not be filled with Japanese staff the atmosphere, decor, food and service are all excellent. I love Whisky, particularly single malt... More 

Thank Tim B
Caboolture, Australia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very much enjoyed the variety of seafood, particularly the tuna and the white fish. The carrot dish was unbelievably good. Were there just before Christmas and then again in January. 2017. The Moooolooooolaba prawns also, even if they are only local prawn if you can't say the word properly.

Thank joan r
Auckland, New Zealand
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an amazing degustation meal at Wasabi - the food is delicate and beautiful - the portions are ample (given the 9 courses) and the wine pairings were excellent. Letting the chef choose was such a good decision. The staff were exceptional - able to discuss and describe the food and its origins - a real experience. Expensive yes... More 

Thank sw723
Melbourne, Australia
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4 reviews
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were unbelievably rude - customer service here is one of the worst I've ever experienced. The food was not worth the fuss and was very over-priced for the portion size. Will not be returning nor recommending.

Thank alexkitchen91
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161 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We've been before & loved it...this time was just as good....it is quite expensive as you'd expect,but it is a great experience...The wait staff are very knowledgable,the food is exquisite (& delicious !),the wine list is good...but once again,quite expensive Wait staff are very good about keeping water up to the table...My only (small) grizzle is the fact that you... More 

Thank john241Caloundra
Rockhampton, Australia
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39 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent service and very interesting food. Well worth the visit but I would recommend going in the daylight hours so that you can take advantage of the water views. The food was beautifully presented with a good range of Jaoanese dishes available but if you don't like Japanese good don't go.

Thank Janet Y
Brisbane, Australia
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108 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had the amazing opportunity to also try out their Cooking School too (went for around 5 hours and was a lot of fun). The food was delicious, and was even more amazing with the added blue crystal water view. A charm for the locals and a delight for those who are visiting Noosa. You can't help but just feel... More 

Thank Anita S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 80 - USD 150
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
View, Business meetings, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Quamby Place | Noosa Sound, Noosa, Queensland, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Queensland  >  Sunshine Coast  >  Noosa
  • Phone Number: +61 7 5449 2443
Wasabi restaurant & bar, overhanging the scenic Noosa River, opposite the Noosa Recreation Reserve, is the brainchild of owner and Young Restaurateur of the Year Award recipient Danielle Gjestland. The entirely waterfront dining space has spectacular river views with amazing sunset vistas by day and a warm, contemporary, intimate dining space by night. Voted Queensland's #1 regional restaurant for the 2015 Good Food Guide, awarded two chefs hats, listed in Gourmet Travellers top 100 restaurants, and voted Queensland's Hottest Restaurant in the Australians Hot 50 List, Wasabi's food has a contemporary sensibility that is still deep rooted in Japanese purity.

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