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Temari Japanese Cafe

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1043 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852-1403
+1 301-340-7720
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Overview
  • Excellent44%
  • Very good50%
  • Average5%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
Travelers talk about
“tonkatsu” (5 reviews)
“sashimi” (9 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
1043 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852-1403
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

How many times you walked into an ethnic restaurant and their chef is Spanish ? We have been to Temari Café for many years because of its authenticity; their food is the closest reminder of the small shops in Japan in a small cozy space....More

Thank Marcus M
Reviewed July 10, 2017

Came here on my son's recommendation. Very low-key, family friendly place with incredibly fresh sushi and sashimi. Loved the octopus dumplings and the fried oysters. I liked the ramen, but did not think it was the best I have every had. The fatty tuna sashimi...More

Thank jackied881
Reviewed March 22, 2017

First time & definitely will eat here again. I had tonkatsu set..it comes with miso & rice. It was great....love this place.

Thank Ed M
Reviewed February 10, 2017 via mobile

I've been coming here for many years and leave satisfied every time. The seafood is incredibly fresh and whenever I have sushi or sashimi at some other restaurant I always regret not coming to Temari. The sashimi combo and chirashi sushi are both very good....More

Thank Vincenzo F
Reviewed January 18, 2017

Not your typical sushi bar or Japanese grill place, this reminded me of the neighborhood places I frequented while living in suburban Tokyo several decades ago. I can only comment on one dish -- katsudon -- breaded pork cutlet served over rice in a bowl,...More

Thank Jumpmaster0_1
Reviewed December 29, 2016

My wife and I decided to try Temari after work and found some very delicious options in the menu among others. We just had a few, like appetizers like chicken liver with ginger and their famous pork tonkatsu. Both were yummy. Try it with their...More

Thank happigolacky
Reviewed November 4, 2016 via mobile

Ordered one of the lunch combos (oysters at $19.95) which came with a good miso soup and a chef selected appetizer that was a 4 item meal in itself. Friendly and vigorous service.

Thank Gary B
Reviewed October 20, 2016

I went here primarily for a ramen fix. I started with the yellowtail sashimi appetizer which was 6 medium to small-sized pieces for about $12. I didn't order any sushi; be forwarned that the sushi prices are high and per single piece. The fish taste...More

Thank mdmd1
Reviewed August 5, 2016 via mobile

Temari Cafe isn't much to look at but it serves up authentic Japanese fare at reasonable prices. More than sushi, Temari serves many traditional Japanese meals. The miso ramen was very good. The fatty tuna was equally good. The service was excellent and the staff...More

Thank Alan K
Reviewed June 12, 2016 via mobile

This small place has very good quality Japanese food. We have tried many places and I'm rating this one 5 out of 5. Everything was fresh and cooked to taste delicious. I will be back for sure.

Thank olegdc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$20
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
11:30 am - 9:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1043 Rockville Pike, Rockville, MD 20852-1403
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Rockville
  • Phone Number: +1 301-340-7720
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