We have been going to Raku at least once a week for the last 10+ years. Food is always very fresh and everything is delicious. It is the busiest restaurant in downtown Bethesda every single day for a very good reason.
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Raku used to cater my parties, and they always did a great job. I visited the restaurant for an early dinner now, ordered sushi, and confirmed that they are still great! The service was super friendly and fast, the sushi great, and the price reasonable....More
I don’t eat often Asian fusion food, but when I do, this is a go too place! There is always a steady crowd. I find conversation easy with a little background noise. The food is delicious. The staff attention is great. The food comes out...More
Always packed, difficult noise level from most tables. Food is always good and fresh but hassle of the restaurant detracts. Better Raku in Tenley Town. Try that one.
Selections at this restaurant are extensive, whether you like Sushi, bento boxes, seafood, or Asian with a more American twist. The four of us had two appetizers for starters and the chicken and pork dumplings were out of this world. Not sure why the sushi...More
This is our favorite most consistent, absolutely delicious restaurant. Freshest and best presentation sushi in town. Wide menu—excellent fish, the best bronzini, and sliced steak. Appetizers are mouth watering. It’s the flavors that you can’t get enough of. Delicious sauces on or on the side....More