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20789 Great Falls Plz, Unit 176, Sterling, VA 20165-2496 (Algonkian Parkway)
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015 via mobile

Walking into this restaraunt is always such a wonderful surprise, a metropolitan vibe in a random strip mall. The food is amazing and the waiters are really into craft beers and give great recommendations. The food is Cajun OR korean, not fused together. The small plates are a great bet with a group, giving you a chance to try many... More 

Thank LisaP28
Oakton, Virginia
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96 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 4, 2015

This restaurant is a Korean/Cajun mix and good. We had the jalapeno hush puppies (ok but filling), kimchi (not my fav), veggies lettuce cups (good), house made noodles (good), beef with veggies (very good), kimchi pancakes (OK) and shrimp and grits (very good). This is small plate dining. I am glad we had the experience. The wait staff was helpful... More 

Thank michele c
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2015 via mobile

This is a tiny place in a strip mall but has a great chef. The food is creative and delicious! We tried several things since we had never been and got it to go. Every single thing was outstanding. I asked the server what the best things were and also ordered what I was craving.

Thank TTKY
Wichita, Kansas
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51 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2015

An Asian/Cajun menu is well done. You can order things in small, medium and large plates. The waitstaff is helpful in making recommendations and portions. Good wine list and bar offerings. This place is not big but worth a trip. Call ahead for seating or a reservation if you can. Only go with folks that like to share and be... More 

Thank Kay C
Khartoum, Sudan
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327 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

I was pleasantly surprised by Mokomandy, not really knowing how a Korean / Cajun Restaurant would turn out, but the food was amazing, the service very attentive, and, in the end, I would most certainly eat there again.

Thank JCW703
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2015

This place never advertises but it always packed. The food is great, really things that I wouldn't have thought went well together. If you want something different, this is your place. The staff are awesome, really help you with the menu and are very kind and courteous. Who knew what Korean-Haitian-Creole fusion tastes like - its all good. I recommend... More 

Thank I6756JRalia
Sterling, Virginia
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

We love come to this place with friends. Awesome drinks and fusion food. Service has always been great except one time on New Year's Eve. Suggest get a dinner reservation earlier than 9:30 pm, otherwise you may feel rushed. Please allow two hours dining experience.

Thank DDC2009
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128 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 10, 2015

So glad that the food has not suffered with the increased popularity. Our party of 5 enjoyed: cucumber salad, Korean slaw and the kimchi pancakes snacks, the sliders , the boar bowl and the carnivore ssam. All were absolutely delicious. I am Korean and love the creative twists on all of the dishes - if you want traditional Korean, go... More 

Thank shardog
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55 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Mokomandy is a hidden little gem with incredible crafted dishes. The staff was wonderful. We had a superb waiter who really knew their extraordinary dishes. We had a fun time trying the Gator Croquettes, Deviled Eggs, Bison Dumplings, Scallop BLT and the Maryland Crabcake. They were all splendid with incredible fresh flavor. Mokomandy even read my request and were able... More 

Thank JnL_McD
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015 via mobile

Don't let it's strip mall location fool you, these dudes know how to prepare high end delights. I had the oysters which were prepared unlike any I have ever had. Great although I would recommend they buy larger oysters and increase the price if they have to. I also had the Cod which was cooked absolutely perfectly and it's served... More 

Thank Robert B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Korean, Cajun & Creole, Asian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20789 Great Falls Plz, Unit 176, Sterling, VA 20165-2496
    (Algonkian Parkway)
  • Public Transportation: Great Falls Plaza - Loudoun County Commuter Bus
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Loudoun County  >  Sterling
  • Phone Number: 571-313-0505
Modern. Korean. Cajun.

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