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Nasime

1209 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2926
+1 703-548-1848
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Overview
  • Excellent75%
  • Very good22%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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“sashimi” (9 reviews)
“tasting menu” (4 reviews)
“dashi” (2 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian
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1209 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2926
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

An exquisite evening to celebrate our anniversary was supported by the delightful food of Nasime! The fixed price menu delights from beginning to end and is reflective of seasonal food. I loved the noodle soup with clams and duck. The broth was so flavorful. My...More

Thank Lindalangston
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Chef owner Yuh puts together a five course tasting menu that is incredible. Each course was a journey to a different preparation. A bowl of soup loaded with whole clam, a sashimi course served with edible flowers and buds that came to life in your...More

Thank polillor
Reviewed May 15, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is amazing!!! I has a minimalist menu. 5 courses. The food is prepared by the chef-owner on the spot. Friendly staff. Small and cozy.

Thank tosswald
Reviewed May 15, 2018

This is the best restaurant that I've encountered in Alexandria. Truthfully, it may be the best restaurant that I've been to in the DC area, and I have been to several of the Michelin Star winners. The food is off-the-charts creative and delicious. Nasime runs...More

Thank Standard234
Reviewed May 12, 2018

This is a fixed price Japanese restaurant with wonderful food. I can't recommend it highly enough. We were served multiple small dishes, including the lightest tempura I've ever had, delicate miso soup, fresh tuna, uni, and duck in a wonderful sauce. They were able to...More

Thank Elaine T
Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

Great place and very quiet setting. It has a set menu (for $48/person), and everything was excellent and complementary to each other. Highly recommend this place.

Thank 908Laura
Reviewed April 19, 2018

In Alexandria for a conference, I wanted to try out a newer restaurant so Nasime popped up as a perfect choice. It's perfectly located on upper King Street. Follow your navigation and check the store numbers as Nasime has only a faintly visible sign in...More

Thank AJDC2015
Reviewed January 16, 2018

Three of us went there for dinner last weekend and what an absolutely sensational adventure! To start, we were served a Scallop, tuna tartare topped with ikura (salmon roe)... Exquisite! This was followed by a sashimi dish of tuna, salmon, sea bass, and mackerel topped...More

Thank PSJMFR
Reviewed October 22, 2017 via mobile

I was so looking forward to this as there are limited authentic Japanese restaurants in the area. We had a very unique 5-course menu (see photo). We had reserved the "private" room as we originally were supposed to have 6 people, but ended up with...More

Thank AFoodieDMV
Reviewed September 10, 2017

My partner and I went to Nasime for dinner because we were in the area. Overall, it is very good Japanese food, but very expensive. The inside of this restaurant is very small, since there is only one chef making the food. We called on...More

Thank jg325
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Tuesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1209 King St, Alexandria, VA 22314-2926
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-548-1848
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