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Momoyama Sushi

231 2nd St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2136
+1 202-737-0397
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good43%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible0%
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“sashimi” (4 reviews)
“salmon” (4 reviews)
“rice” (3 reviews)
Closes in 9 min
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian
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231 2nd St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2136
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Reviewed 3 December 2017

The small restaurant is located off a back road hidden behind an office building near the Capital. The place is small, and simple. The service was fine, nothing exceptional. I like sushi and have it regularly in Texas. I ordered the spicy roll combo for...More

Thank GMan565
Reviewed 13 November 2017

As novice sushi eaters, we loved the lunch boxes (even the kids liked them). The staff was a friendly Japanese man and made the experience even more fun. This was a great find, tucked away down a side street.

Thank A7533NLamyl
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Reviewed 16 October 2017

Wanted sushi for my bday! A little more expensive than Atlanta but the food was good. It was a short walk from the Hyatt Regency

Thank dsprull
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Close to capital hill near local bars. Fish fresh and good service. Enjoyed an evening meal with a variety of sushi.

Thank John V
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent sushis made by true Japaneese people. Excellent service. Restaurant smells like Japan! You will not regret it.

Thank Jean-Francois G
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

Momoyama is a hole in the wall, but has really good food and a friendly staff. The bulgogi buns are fantastic, as is the sushi. The lunch bento boxes are also great - they don't skimp on the food, and it's all good. In nice...More

Thank bluesea182
Reviewed 19 January 2017 via mobile

Because of he inauguration, I had such a time finding parking, even got locked in the parking garage for 30 minutes. The extremely friendly fast service, beautiful presentation and absolutely delicious food made it all worth it in the end. The Lucille Ball adventure to...More

Thank TMckissic
Reviewed 16 January 2017

Their menu is simple and comprehensive. It has also lunch boxes. The prices were good and the sushi that we ordered was delicious. We would prefer it a little bit colder! I highly recommend it!

Thank Ioulia M
Reviewed 15 December 2016

I was looking for a simple place with good food, and that's exactly what I found at Momoyama. The staff (I presume husband and wife) were very very nice and efficient. The food was excellent. I went there twice during the week so it was...More

Thank ilveroluca
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I passed this place overy the summer so when it came up as a 9 minute walk from the court hour, once we were given a 90 minute lunch break before jury selection, I headed over here for sushi on a Thursday afternoon in December....More

Thank HuBison
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 3:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 231 2nd St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2136
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-737-0397
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