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Sushi-Zen Japanese Restaurant

2457 N Harrison St, Arlington, Arlington, VA 22207-1611
+1 703-534-6000
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good32%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“miso soup” (13 reviews)
“sushi” (59 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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2457 N Harrison St, Arlington, Arlington, VA 22207-1611
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We didn't feel like cooking on Wed nite so ordered out from Sushi-Zen. ANOTHER KEY FACTOR FOR THIS PARTICULAR NITE: Sushi-Zen was donating up to 20% of it's revenue from both 'in house dining' AND 'take out orders' to a local, Arlington non-profit that helps...More

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Rosie G, Owner at Sushi-Zen Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for the amazing review and rating! We hope to see you again very soon! Have a great day!

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We love sushi-zen!!! Their staff is SO friendly. Tiffany always remembers that my girls want to start their meal with chicken yakitori. The delicious roll is, well, delicious! Everything is fresh and we think this place is a gem.

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Rosie G, Owner at Sushi-Zen Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thank you so much for the kind review and rating! We are thrilled to see how much you enjoy dining with us and we hope to see you back again very soon! Have a wonderful day!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had lunch with friends at Sushi Zen today. It was really delicious. The sushi rolls were fat and colorful, the fish was plentiful on the sushi as well as fresh and tasty. The tempura was excellent, so crisp and lightly battered. The miso soup...More

Thank Ruth K
Rosie G, Owner at Sushi-Zen Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the amazing reivew and rating, Ruth! We look forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Sushi-Zen has been one of my favourite restaurants in Arlington,VA for quite some time now. The food is delicious and there are plenty of vegetarian options which is perfect for me since I do not consume meat nor fish. Everything down to the salad is...More

Thank Caitlin C
Rosie G, Owner at Sushi-Zen Japanese Restaurant, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Thanks for the amazing review, Caitlin! We are thrilled to see how much you enjoy our vegetarian options! We hope to see you back again very soon!

Reviewed 2 November 2017

We often get take out sushi from Sushi-Zen in Harrison Shopping Center. It's tasty and convenient, and the take out containers are as beautiful as the plates they prepare for dining in. A neighborhood gem.

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Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Went to Sushi-Zen on a Wednesday night to support the local Young Entrepreneurs Academy. Rosie, the owner, donated 20% of the night’s proceeds to the program in honor of the restaurant ‘s 20th anniversary. I sat at the sushi bar solo, and saw 3 of...More

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Reviewed 26 August 2017

I can remember 3 distinct times I've gone to Sushi-Zen. It's been a while since I returned - probably 5 years. The last time I went the service was horrible. Anyway, we tried to go back. The server was very nice and she was attentive....More

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Reviewed 11 August 2017

I am very fond of Japanese food and Sushi Zen has become my favorite Japanese Restaurant in the Northern Virginia area. My dining experience at this restaurant has always been enjoyable. I have introduced family members and friends to it and they too enjoyed the...More

Thank Ruth K
Reviewed 4 August 2017

As our initial review reported, we've been enjoying Sushi-Zen's SUPERB cuisine & service since it first opened 20 years ago! When we last went for dinner this past Sunday nite, we were amazed to see how many families with children were there, even though it...More

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Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

I was driving home from a visit with my mom. I was in the mood for Sushi. It's been a few years since I last have eaten here, bu decided to try it again. The miso soup was tasty. The salad had a bit too...More

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William D
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Response from Lucy C | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have other foods besides sushi. They have Ramen Noodles and other appetizers.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2457 N Harrison St, Arlington, Arlington, VA 22207-1611
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-534-6000
  • E-mail
Sushi Chef and owner, Shoji Mochizuki, opened Sushi Zen Japanese Restaurant in 1997. It is conveniently located in the Lee-Harrison Shopping Center, in the heart of North Arlington, Virginia. Featured in the Washingtonian Cheap Eats Magazine, The Washington Post, as well as two time winner of Northern Virginia Living's TOP 50 Restaurants in Northern Virginia, Sushi-Zen offers a relaxed family environment. The sushi bar provides a variety of Japanese delicacies - made fresh to order - including a wide variety of sushi and sashimi artistically prepared and presented on their well-recognized hand-carved wooden fishing boats, complete with masts, ranging from small to large. Sushi-Zen Celebrates SEVENTEEN Years in Business 1997-2014
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