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Bonsai - CLOSED

4040 28th St S, Arlington, VA 22206-2202
+1 703-824-8828
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good23%
  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Apr 7, 2015
“Excellent sushi within walking distance of many hotels”
Jan 11, 2014
“Our regular sushi place”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Sushi
$$ - $$$
4040 28th St S, Arlington, VA 22206-2202
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Reviewed April 7, 2015

VERY pleasantly surprised the other night when I had a sushi craving, and ended up at Bonsai. In town for vacation, we needed a place within walking distance. They had a few things on the menu that aren't normally on a sushi menu. Fatty salmon,...More

Thank HungryDave
Reviewed January 11, 2014 via mobile

We live within walking distance of this place and we come here once a week. We love the service (fast and courteous) and the sushi is pretty decent for this area. Also, the wine is cheap and the sake is really good.

Thank DrMon79
Reviewed January 8, 2014

We are regulars. Have been for years. We keep coming back even though I moved further away. The reason is that the sushi is so fresh and good here. Also, I like that you can dine out in the front during warm weather and it...More

Thank Tigercat1
Reviewed April 27, 2013

Their sushi is inexpensive and quite tasty! I usually order the shrimp tempura roll and eel roll - both extremely delicious!

Thank michaele m
Reviewed April 8, 2013

this place has rather a chinese than japonese atmosphere.some of the servers are kind and professional, but the person in charge of them does not seem to be so. the sushi was ok, but nothing memorable. fast food type soy sauce. good location, though, in...More

Thank mihafl
Reviewed January 18, 2013

When we moved to Shirlington, I was worried that good sushi would be hard to come by, but I was wrong. Bonsai is not only good sushi for Shirlington, I believe it to be some of the best sushi in the DC area. The Bonsai...More

Thank Lauren857
Reviewed September 14, 2012

There are other good Japanese restaurants in DC area, I wouldn't make it a point to go there. Before we go to a movie in Shirlington and want something Japanese like, I have eaten there. It is OK

Thank Yori O
Reviewed July 28, 2012

We ate here because it was close to our hotel. We are glad we did. It's a small place, only about a dozen tables and a small bar. They give you big pieces that are fresh and price is good for Sushi. We would go...More

Thank 4angel
Reviewed December 12, 2011

The beef teriyaki was superb! The sauce was unlike any teriyaki I've ever had, different texture and way better flavor. I also had the teriyaki scallops appetizer, and along with the great teriyaki flavor, the scallops were outstanding too.

Thank Robert G
Reviewed August 28, 2011

We went for an early Sunday dinner. It was just outside and one couple inside meanwhile adjacent guapos and alladins eatery were busy. We started with a sushi plate and a shrimp tempura roll. Both were very good. Reviews on yelp were accurate that the...More

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
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11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
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  • Address: 4040 28th St S, Arlington, VA 22206-2202
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-824-8828
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