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Kora Restaurant

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2250-B Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202 (23rd Street)
+1 571-431-7090
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 21:30
Fri 11:00 - 22:30
Sat 17:00 - 22:30
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Northern Virginia, Virginia
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458 reviews
274 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 226 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017

Decided to try a new dinner place before catching a Synectic Theatre show, and this seemed like it might be good. Wrong assumption! We had reservations, and as soon as we arrived, we were seated against a six foot screen that we soon saw was the divider for the seating of a tourist group of 50-70 middle school age students... More 

Thank M H
Regina, Canada
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105 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

This was my second visit, but my first review. I have to say my overall experience was good, and thought the food was fantastic, but the poor service overshadowed it. The food came out hot, and the flavours of everything was amazing, and everything that the group had was rated as spectacular. With that said, things came out slow and... More 

Thank DrGreg1963
Alexandria, Virginia
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378 reviews
205 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 151 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Visited Kora for lunch with some colleagues. Very nice restaurant. Nice modern interior. Loved the menu. The food was excellent and the service spectacular. For lunch, Kora offers a couple of prix fix options. These are very good values, IF you're hungry. Otherwise, you just might want to stick to your choice of entrée.

Thank Wineaux FromAlexandria
Tampa, Florida
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53 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016

food was ok environment was loud and noisy.. servers looked tired and overworked...manager staff came around for walk around but never once enquired if we were being served well

Thank KudosKompliments
Clearwater, Florida
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Stopped there twice during our stay. Had breakfast and lunch. Food is set up in a huge buffet with tons of choices. prices are charged by weight. Our two breakfasts with eggs, homefries, meat, corn bread, coffee was $10 and change total.

Thank BillMooney
Columbia, Missouri
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32 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Can't remember when I've had worse service. Waiter was rude, very unhelpful, didn't know the menu and rang up the wrong prices for drinks. Food is meh.

Thank D C
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28 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here twice so far, 1st experience was great, both the meals and services. 2nd experience was mediocre, both the meals and services. The ambiance is pleasant. Will try again as the meals on 1st visit were great.

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Arlington, Virginia
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91 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

I had not been to Kora's in a while. I was a three night a week regular. I have finally overcome so physical problems and decided to celebrate by going back for my regular. Kora's has always had a problem with beer selection and this time was no exception, poor choices makes me think a wine drinker is selecting beers... More 

Thank Michael L
Saline, Michigan
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We visited on Wednesday evening to meet up with family from the U.K. Just what we needed - go service, good pizzas and appetizers to share. Visited on the Friday too but it could have been a different place - poor service and we never got our wine despite asking on several occasions. In the end we took our food... More 

Thank Anonymous837
Baltimore, MD
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74 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

PRE-Army 10-miler evening we went here for a great pasta! Wow, were were treated to an amazing dinner! The Cesar salad I had was the freshest ever - the cheese especially! My main was a 10" Pesto pizza - wow! Just perfect and I even ate it all. My other half had the lasagna which was also very good. They... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$25
Italian, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 21:30
11:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2250-B Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202
    (23rd Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are located above the Crystal City Metro Station (Blue Line)
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 571-431-7090

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?