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Ichiban

637 N Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879-3306
+1 301-670-0560
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good60%
  • Average5%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
22 Jan 2018
“As an Introduction, Start With the Weekday Lunch Buffet”
21 Jan 2018
“Tastefully Tacky Experience”
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Korean
PRICE
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
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LOCATION
637 N Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879-3306
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1 - 10 of 32 reviews

Reviewed 22 January 2018

A week ago we tried this restaurant's weekday lunch buffet which cost $13.00. Although it is smaller than many Asian buffets, the dishes offered are delicious. We concentrated on the warm North Korean food all of which we had never had in previous buffets. There...More

Thank Kolomyjka
Reviewed 21 January 2018

Upon entering my take was that this place is a quintessential cheesy Asian restaurant. It is tacky yet appropriately themed. They do have a Sushi bar but personally I would be a bit cautious. I started with the avocado salad ($6) with creamy Wasabi and...More

Thank MrOcho
Reviewed 14 January 2018

Return visitor especially for sushi buffet lunch. $13 and you can’t go wrong. Excellent and quick for those with time pressures.

Thank WatfordPete
Reviewed 23 December 2017

We stopped in for a quick dinner after a day of car shopping (Sunday) and found the restaurant décor to be a bit dated. We didn't try the Korean BBQ and probably should have. We ordered some sushi (Smoked Salmon Roll, Marlyand Roll, Octopus and...More

Thank PHLee7ca
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We always visit this little gem when in Montgomery County. We lived in Korea for several years in the seventies and this place is reminiscent of the wonderful food and people of Korea.

Thank OBXhawkeye
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Went twice in 2 days with colleagues. If you like sushi then this place was top of the shop. Lots of choice, freshly made and all you can eat for $13. Quick and easy. And no fault found in what I had. Not convinced by...More

Thank WatfordPete
Reviewed 20 July 2017

the food tastes good, especially the BBQ. the volume are big, so not necessary order one for each person if come with family, can share it. the price is little high but common for Japanese food. looks like owned by Korean owner. cannot remember exactly,...More

Thank George Z
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this place as it was a close walk from the hotel. Worth it. Started off with Mandoo, edamame, and shumi, all were delicious. They have a sushi checklist menu, 2 sides for sushi and rolls. The sushi/sashimi platter was well worth...More

Thank erik f
Reviewed 5 May 2017

My husband and I decided to try Ichiban for dinner recently. Upon arrival we noticed 2 large tour buses in the parking lot so we were unsure what to expect inside. There was a large group taking up most of the restaurant, but we were...More

Thank lindy123
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Everything I have ever gotten in this restaurant has been excellent. Service was friendly, the appetizers were delicious and the main meal very tasty.

Thank Kathi K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 30
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Buffet, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 637 N Frederick Ave, Gaithersburg, MD 20879-3306
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Montgomery County  >  Gaithersburg
  • Phone Number: +1 301-670-0560
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