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Ichiban

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PRICE RANGE
$10 - $30
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
Meals
Lunch, Dinner

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Reviewed February 27, 2019 via mobile

This is my favorite lunch stop while in Gaithersburg. I had never experienced a sushi buffet until visiting Ichiban. What a great way to try different sushi rolls without committing to whole roles. As a bonus, they have some really good Korean themed dishes and...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kcopcdoc
Reviewed August 20, 2018

I had enjoyed Ichiban's lunch buffet, but this was changed completely last Saturday. As usual, I was so excited to meet my friends there. We arrived at their parking lot at 11:28 am right before their hours (11:30 am). We entered the restaurant since their...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank J W
Reviewed January 22, 2018

A week ago we tried this restaurant's weekday lunch buffet which cost $13.00. Although it is smaller than many Asian buffets, the dishes offered are delicious. We concentrated on the warm North Korean food all of which we had never had in previous buffets. There...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Kolomyjka
Reviewed January 21, 2018

Upon entering my take was that this place is a quintessential cheesy Asian restaurant. It is tacky yet appropriately themed. They do have a Sushi bar but personally I would be a bit cautious. I started with the avocado salad ($6) with creamy Wasabi and...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank MrOcho
Reviewed January 14, 2018

Return visitor especially for sushi buffet lunch. $13 and you can’t go wrong. Excellent and quick for those with time pressures.

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank WatfordPete
Reviewed December 23, 2017

We stopped in for a quick dinner after a day of car shopping (Sunday) and found the restaurant décor to be a bit dated. We didn't try the Korean BBQ and probably should have. We ordered some sushi (Smoked Salmon Roll, Marlyand Roll, Octopus and...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank PHLee7ca
Reviewed November 28, 2017

We always visit this little gem when in Montgomery County. We lived in Korea for several years in the seventies and this place is reminiscent of the wonderful food and people of Korea.

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank OBXhawkeye
Reviewed July 29, 2017 via mobile

Went twice in 2 days with colleagues. If you like sushi then this place was top of the shop. Lots of choice, freshly made and all you can eat for $13. Quick and easy. And no fault found in what I had. Not convinced by...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank WatfordPete
Reviewed July 20, 2017

the food tastes good, especially the BBQ. the volume are big, so not necessary order one for each person if come with family, can share it. the price is little high but common for Japanese food. looks like owned by Korean owner. cannot remember exactly,...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank George Z
Reviewed May 28, 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this place as it was a close walk from the hotel. Worth it. Started off with Mandoo, edamame, and shumi, all were delicious. They have a sushi checklist menu, 2 sides for sushi and rolls. The sushi/sashimi platter was well worth...More

Date of visit: May 2017
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