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Momo Sushi & Cafe

212 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613 (Old Town)
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Ranked #26 of 651 Restaurants in Alexandria
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisines: Sushi
Neighborhood: Old Town
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Dining options: Reservations, Takeout
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English first
Alexandria, Virginia
Senior Contributor
34 reviews 34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2014

The best sushi place in Old Town Alexandria. Its a small place so easily gets overwhelmed...I usually do take out. Staff is friendly and efficient. The sushi chefs work extremely fast but do struggle sometimes with keeping up. BUT the prices are very good and sushi very fresh.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 6, 2014

Had lunch there yesterday. It was excellent. I recommend sitting on the 2nd floor during winter and first floor during summer... Heat rises... Sushi was really great, fresh, big portions and staff friendly. Had tea, salad and soup. Very much enjoyed this meal:)

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014 via mobile

While the food itself was fine the customer service was literally atrocious. I have never gotten kicked out of a restaurant for taking too long before but the owner came over and said there were people waiting outside in the cold for our table and we are still sitting there. So we said no problem we will never come back.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

This is a really good sushi bar and a great neighborhood restaurant. I've been here about 15-20 times, mostly take-out, and the food is always prepared quickly and the service is great. Is it the very best sushi I've ever had? No. But it's very good for the DC area and the prices (I think) are reasonable. The restaurant is... More 

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Bradenton Beach, Florida
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43 reviews 43 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We have eaten here twice already. Food is great and the chefs are fantastic. The spring rolls are delicious and the beef is divine. Someone in our group ordered octapus and they loved it.

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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

Amazing service and great blue fin toro. We ordered the unfiltered momokawa sake and were very happy with it. They don't have a gluten free menu but the manager, Kay,came over and made modification notes to our order to insure that it would be gluten free. They also have gf soy sauce. Our favorites for the eve were the blue... More 

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Honolulu, Hawaii
5 reviews 5 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I love Japanese food and I used to live in Japan for long time, so I am very specific with sushi. Momo Sushi & Cafe is just average Japanese restaurant, and the sushi is over price. The chef cut the fish to thick make the Chirashi sushi didn't taste that good, but they do have fresh fish. We ordered Chirashi... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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26 reviews 26 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

I love this tiny Japanese restaurant! I don't usually like to dine out solo, but I enjoy it here. I love to sit at one of the sushi bars sipping miso soup as I watch the chefs prepare my order. I can never get enough yellow tail sushi. The fish is supremely fresh and perfectly prepared. Their salads are lovely,... More 

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Iowa City
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

Momo Sushi was wonderful! Small but quaint atmosphere. Great service. The avocado salad was delish! Dragon roll was the family favorite.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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178 reviews 178 reviews
118 restaurant reviews
73 helpful votes 73 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Momo's is a nice little neighborhood sushi place, but it's way too small and crowded. The chairs are on top of each other, no room between tables and their sushi bar only has a few seats. The sushi was just okay and I actually like the 007 roll at the place up the street much better. The nori was not... More 

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Additional Information about Momo Sushi & Cafe

Address: 212 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613
Phone Number: 703-299-9092
Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
Open Hours:
Sunday 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Cuisine: Sushi

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