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Bri Rainwater
· March 25, 2018
Amazing food, great service. It was super busy when we came in but we were still seated almost immediately. The party I was with order a lot of food and everything was delicious. Definitely try the mo...chi and if you’re in the mood the Fuji Apple sake was awesome. See More
Paul Igasaki
· March 23, 2018
One of the best Japanese restaurants in Alexandria/arlington/Fairfax. Lots of sushi choices. Their Japanese curry has too many onions, but have liked everything else I’ve eaten there. Chicken Kara ...age is great. See More
Chalia Wells
· September 2, 2017
I was really disappointed coming here because it's been so long since I had authentic Japanese food. Nothing about my food tasted like my Host Mother and Japanese friends used to make it. The eel and... salmon from my sushi didn't tasted weird and the Curry Rice definitely didn't taste authentic, every scoop had too many onions and I only two small slices of potatoes and carrots and an onigiri sized portion of rice for the whole meal. Walking in was like 😳 The waitress just told us to follow her, threw the menus on a table and walked away, no introduction, not even talking to us to recommend anything, ask us if we've been there etc., she only came to get our orders and 3 other waitresses/waiters would come back and forth to our table. I was hoping to find a local spot but I'll continue to travel to my usual spot up in Silver Spring that brings back memories of my time in Japan. See More
Dave Chammy
· April 12, 2018
Excellent! The food was immpecable and the service was outstanding. I definitely recommend this place and I will be coming again.

Thanks!
Tom Potter
· August 22, 2017
We went downstairs for lunch yesterday and grabbed some sushi. I had the combo (2 rolls, miso soup and a small salad for $11) and it was perfect. The spicy tuna roll was one of the best I had and th...e regular tuna with avocado was just right. Glad we moved the office closer to Zento. See More
Ammie Aorranan
· November 20, 2017
I love this place so much. I'll be back again. All menu is very delicious. Environment is clean and warm.
Christopher D Johnson
· February 9, 2018
Love their lunch boxes! Food is great and service is awesome. Highly recommend!
Wilson Enrique Fujinaga
· October 28, 2017
pretty damn good food and hotspots of all kinds of Japanese culinary treats
Jon La Marr
· April 18, 2018
New favorite Japanese place. Everything is amazing
Jacklyn Nagel
· August 15, 2017
We LOVE Zento.
This is our usual date night spot. Never have we been disappointed. Yesterday we took our 4 and 5yo daughter's & they LOVED it also!! We had them split a ramen for the girls and we or...dered a few appetizers to share. Monday is 2 for $10 rolls all night.

Wonderful.
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Ron Laxton
· February 24, 2018
The food and staff are always great! Very consistent
Casonya Johnson
· October 3, 2016
Service was great. Atmosphere was casual but pleasant. it was small, so i imagine can get easily overcrowded. i had the ramen, which was tasty but i have had better ramen. Others had sushi which look...ed delicious. i would definitely go back again. See More
Kasandra Barrera
· October 7, 2015
My husband and I love it here. When we moved here from southern California it was so hard to find good sushi/Japanese dining. This is our favorite place in the area and its not overpriced. Love Zento!
David Shannon Boyd
· June 6, 2017
Great service and food, the locals are very lucky to such a nice place in their neighborhood.
Rebecca Johnson
· July 23, 2017
Delicious! Highly recommend the vegetarian chirashi! Take out service was great!
Jason Overstreet
· August 25, 2017
The service was amazing! And the food was absolutely wonderful!
Rebecca Waldman
· March 26, 2017
Our go-to for sushi and ramen in Old Town! Great wait staff and delicious food.
Sydney Patterson-Wells
· October 26, 2014
My boyfriend and I was looking for a sushi restaurant and we chose this one. We we're satisfied with the restaurant. The sushi there was delicious. Probably the best we ever had. We definitely see our...selves coming here again! See More
Neo Sporin Xtrastenght
· September 3, 2016
Service is great really friendly good food good drinks I absolutely love this place
Kitt Orloff
· April 5, 2015
Unbelievably delicious, try the Zumba roll and the Atlantic roll, just saying it makes me want more..... Car keys and chopsticks and I'm heading over for more. :)
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