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Momo Sushi & Cafe

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Old Town
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212 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613
703-299-9092
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Sun 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Reservations, Takeout

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  • 59
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 10
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  • 2
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  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
A Sushi Gem

Hidden away in a residential area of Old Town Alexandria MoMo Sushi & Café is a very good sushi restaurant. Although I'm a neophyte when it comes to sushi I found the offerings fresh, tasty and very appealing. Fortunately I was guided in my selection by others in my party more familiar with... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 29, 2013
SCDancer_13
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Alexandria, Virginia
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Alexandria, Virginia
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23 reviews 23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

Hidden away in a residential area of Old Town Alexandria MoMo Sushi & Café is a very good sushi restaurant. Although I'm a neophyte when it comes to sushi I found the offerings fresh, tasty and very appealing. Fortunately I was guided in my selection by others in my party more familiar with Japanese cuisine. This is a restaurant that... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

Coming back from Mount Vernon, my wife and I were in the mood for a snack before dinner at home with our friends. We wanted Sushi and trip advisor has not failed us to date. We happened to be close to Momo Sushi Café. We ordered two rolls and they were Excellent. We wanted to order more but we know... More 

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dayton,ohio
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2013

Had my first taste of sushi at this place. Got a variety off the menu. Everything i had was good and fresh.

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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52 reviews 52 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2013

This review is concentrated on food only and does not reflect on service or atmosphere. The food can be described by one word - rice. Ordering sushi rolls there is like ordering many colors and flavors of rice. It was heavily dominating ingredient in the rolls that were ordered and that were their priciest rolls. The prices themselves are not... More 

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Charles Town, West Virginia
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16 reviews 16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2013

A little jewel on Queen St in Alexandria. Very good sushi. The sashimi was fresh and we had a couple of exceptional rolls. Add a decent bottle of inexpensive wine and it makes for a very enjoyable experience! Don't expect a fancy decor, just really good sushi.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2013

While in town for a DC visit my sister and I wanted to enjoy some sushi. I often eat sushi and found this little place to be quite compairable to my faviored place back home (in price and quality)! Trust me you wont be disappointed!

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Scottsdale, Arizona, USA
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144 reviews 144 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2013

They were very friendly to us, as we had a rather spunky child with us, and although the seating is limited and cozy, it felt very inviting and accommodating. The sushi was excellent and being able to watch the sushi being made was fascinating. Reservations are recommended for weekends or at least call ahead, there isn't much space to wait,... More 

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washington dc
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2013

Tiny space, two blocks off King Street, two blocks off the waterfront, not touristy, but the best sushi and the freshest fish anywhere. Outstanding.

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Park City, Utah
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163 reviews 163 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2013 via mobile

When it comes to experimenting at sushi restaurants we are always cautious. This place is a solid good diviner every time. We don't worry about whether we will have a good meal. It's always consistent. The tempura is always lights and perfect. I wish the location had a better waiting area outside when there is a wait. They use every... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2012

Hands down some of the best sushi I have ever had! Highly recommed for any sushi snob- plus the service is great. I eat here regularly and have never been disapointed!

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 212 Queen St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2613
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighborhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: 703-299-9092

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Sushi
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

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?