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Sushi Para

4221 Connecticut Ave NW, Van Ness/Forest Hills, Washington DC, DC 20008-1164
+1 202-237-8777
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good40%
  • Average27%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible6%
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“sashimi” (2 reviews)
“van ness” (4 reviews)
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian
$$ - $$$
4221 Connecticut Ave NW, Van Ness/Forest Hills, Washington DC, DC 20008-1164
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Reviewed 11 July 2017

We had 20 sushi rolls between 5 people. Presentation was great on a big boat. The price was right and the food was great.

Thank doronbron
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Food and service were quite good. I went with the all you can eat option. It's not a buffet, you make menu selections. I think it was a bargain .

Thank Gene S
Reviewed 13 March 2017

Sushi Para isn't worth crossing town for. But it is a fine neighborhood sushi spot. Good values on the menu. Sushi is fresh but not amazing. Service can be slow. If you keep your expectations a little low and aren't in a hurry, I think...More

Thank Jcatharine
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

My friends and I went for the all you can eat sushi for $20. The sushi was incredible. However, it took an hour and ten minutes for us to get our order served to us. To be fair, it was a busy night and the...More

Thank Ethan H
Reviewed 3 January 2017

Reasonably priced sushi and sushimi. Poor miso. Atmosphere and service ok. Good fora quick meal but nothing special.

Thank Mel B
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Visiting Washington DC over New Years and this restaurant was recommended to me. I was warned about the slow service, but unfortunately did not set my expectations low enough! The sushi is actually very good, and the $20 all you can eat is a steal,...More

Thank Barb1837
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

The empty dining area should be a clue but we tried it anyways. Low quality service. Low quality food. You're there only take occupied in the place and they're not even attentive. The employees were busy deciding which Starbucks drink they wanted to order since...More

Thank Julia A
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We really enjoyed the sushi at this place, top notch quality! The service, however, was very VERY slow. It took at least 45 minutes to get our sushi, but it was so good it was gone in ten minutes!

Thank MarkFiller
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Sushi Para seems to survive on being one of the few restaurants remaining open in the Van Ness neighborhood, serving a clientele comprised of UDC students and young professionals who live nearby. SERVICE: As noted by other reviewers, may be some of the slowest I've...More

Thank Mick M
Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

Sushi is worth waiting for, but order big if you are going for the all you can eat - it's not fast. Good selection of sushi. Bathrooms could definitely use a scrub. Normally this would stop me from returning... Let's hope they fix this because...More

Thank Nikki_Aus73
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Restaurant Details

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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
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Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4221 Connecticut Ave NW, Van Ness/Forest Hills, Washington DC, DC 20008-1164
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-237-8777
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