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Aoba Japanese Restaurant


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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner
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Reviewed September 2, 2019 via mobile

Not a Japanese restaurant as we expect a Japanese restaurant to be. Fair food. It’s just Ok. The Korean food is better.

Date of visit: September 2019
Thank Britishgolden
Reviewed June 24, 2019

Used to go here for special occasions but not anymore. The quality has gone way down. There's a lot of better Japanese food in the area.

Date of visit: April 2019
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Reviewed May 3, 2019

The restaurant is one of many ethnic restaurants in a small strip mall. I selected this restaurant in order to try one or both of the cuisine types offered and it’s proximity to the Regal movie theater. I was not disappointed. I selected the LA...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed January 19, 2019 via mobile

A Japanese restaurant run entirely by Koreans—ain’t diversity grand! ;-) Don’t let that deter you though; rest assured that the food is very authentic, not to mention very delicious. I recommend the miso soup, and from the sushi bar, the “unagi” (freshwater eel), “tako” (octopus)...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank TrojanSkyCop1
Reviewed December 31, 2018

We were seven family members when we visited Aoba Sushi for the first time in December 2018. We had been to other Japanese restaurants in the U.S., though rarely, and three of us had lived in Japan years ago so we had some familiarity with,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Michael M
Reviewed October 22, 2018

Aoba's is my favorite sushi spot in Sterling. I recommend: the Redskin Roll and Crab Lover's Roll. For lunch, the bento boxes are a great value. They have added a Korean menu recently, in addition to their Japanese fare. You can get a combo of...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed July 31, 2018

Service was good, despite what you might read here. Plating was very attractive and the food (various sushi and rolls etc) was delicious. Minor sticking point, the shari was a bit mushy.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank dannys648
Reviewed June 13, 2018

The bad reviews astound me. Hubby and I eat here several times a month to get our sushi fix, and we have never had a bad experience. I love that they bring you a sizzling plate of veggies and miso soup automatically for dinner. Their...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Amanda G
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

I ordered sashimi for pick up and was told it'd be ready in 20 minutes. I arrived to pick it up 30 minutes later and was told that it would be at least another 30 minutes and that I could stand in the corner and...More

Date of visit: October 2017
Thank fzzxx
Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

Unless you enjoy being treated with upmost disrespect and rudeness run the other direction! Placed an order over the phone for pick up. Was told that there is no delivery option and was instructed by the person to arrive 25 to 30 minutes later. Showed...More

Date of visit: October 2017
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