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Aoba Japanese Restaurant

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20921 Davenport Dr, Sterling, VA 20165-6156
+1 703-430-1234
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average6%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
Travelers talk about
“miso soup” (10 reviews)
“sushi” (36 reviews)
“mackerel” (2 reviews)
Closes in 15 min
11:30 AM - 2:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
20921 Davenport Dr, Sterling, VA 20165-6156
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1 - 10 of 58 reviews

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

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

Thank Tami A
Reviewed September 6, 2017 via mobile

Wow. Loved this place - wished we lived closer. Cute, small casual restaurant in retail strip mall with restaurants from 4 or 5 other ethnicities. Friendly greeting and efficient service. Started with complimentary dishes from the chef: aged tofu slices, vegetables on a sizzling platter...More

Thank mcs386
Reviewed August 9, 2017

We love Japanese food and have visited Japan several times. The food was very good, but the poor service spoiled it. They brought us the wrong entree. It took forever to get them to bring the right dish, and other people sitting at the counter...More

1  Thank kalynnmacheath
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We're in the area and wanted to have Japanese, and found this place. Its a gem in an otherwise un-impressed shopping center. Warm welcome, good service, nice portion, and fresh food. Service may be a bit slow when getting busy since they have only 2...More

Thank HaDa2000
Reviewed March 23, 2017

Always enjoy the sushi here and the atmosphere is quiet and relaxing, we enjoy all of the unique rolls and authentic Korean dishes served here.

Thank dlamay
Reviewed March 13, 2017

A good find not far away from home. Went to Tooso few steps away and ended up here because Toosa full. Been here twice now and found it busy each time. Typical japanese fair with very reasonable prices. Extras provided as part of most entre's....More

Thank Mirza A
Reviewed November 26, 2016 via mobile

Most of the Japanese restaurants in the area barely have Japanese cooks. Unless I'm very mistaken, Aoba is 100% authentic. The food is prepared fresh, nothing I've tried is bad, we've been several times with my family. The highlight are the grilled veggies that are...More

Thank Jorge T
Reviewed September 15, 2016 via mobile

Visiting a friend in the Sterling area and we decided to come here for sushi. I love sushi and have to say, compared to numerous other places in the area, this was "just okay." I ordered the Salmon sushi/sashimi platter and friend had the Yellowtail...More

Thank Virginia59
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Well, this is not my first review of Aoba, the first time I ate here was back in March of 2016 while travelling in the area. I was sold after the first roll and knew that Aoba would become a favorite place while visiting Sterling....More

Thank SPG-DL-Traveler
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
Sunday
4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20921 Davenport Dr, Sterling, VA 20165-6156
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: +1 703-430-1234
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