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Matsutake Sushi

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1 Aviation Circle, National Hall, Entrance to Gates 23-34 Concourse, Arlington, VA 22202
+1 703-417-0521
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241 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

I was just introduced to the place. The veggies and fried tofu were delicious. The other plates at our table looked equally awesome. Will be back soon!

Thank R0b3000
Weston, Florida
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845 reviews
262 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 245 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 December 2016 via mobile

Our go to restaurant when we fly out of DCA at dinner (or early dinner!) time. Easy to find near security at the airport, the sushi is constantly great. Of course, this is not Nobu with a lot of fancy sushi roll combinations but Matsutake menu is good and offers all the traditional sushi, sashimi and maki. Your food arrives... More 

Thank Pomerols
Northern Virginia
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601 reviews
403 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 280 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 October 2016

Matsutake sits next to security in the center of Reagan National Airport. The fish is fresh, nicely prepared and quite tasty. Tempura was very good, as well. I have eaten here several times, and in the one at Dulles, as well, with no complaints.

Thank luv2travl003
London, United Kingdom
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72 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 August 2016

This place is just next to security at Ronald Reagan airport. Eating sashimi at an airport - mad, right? However, needs must and - Whoa! It's wonderful - huge chunks of very fresh fish. We're not innovating here, just doing it perfectly. I was genuinely shocked.

Thank Lawrence S
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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130 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Many would think eating Sushi in an airport wouldnt be so good not the case with Matsutake I have eaten here several times and never disappointed if you like Sushi and have timewhen flying out eat here also it is outside security

Thank Elaine S
Reston, Virginia
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343 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

Landing at National and don't want to cook / eat out? Get the take-out. Well prepared and properly packed including a small cup for the soy sauce packets. Even after traveling and sitting in the refrigerator the sushi rolls and nigiri were very tasty.

Thank pillowandfork
Viera, Florida, USA
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341 reviews
230 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 July 2016

Overall a few good experience and surprisingly good Japanese food considering their captive audience. I will go back next time I have a layover.

Thank FloridaFamilyofFive
Boston, Massachusetts
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 May 2016 via mobile

Been here WAY too many times. It is at DCA outside security. Great staff, and food is fresh and beautifully prepared. It is a planned stop if schedule allows!

Thank Jack H
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79 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 April 2016

I read very good reviews on trip advisor about this place and so on my last day in DC, I went for it. The food is very good. Please try the seaweed salad, you will love it. Ingredients are very fresh and everything prepared wonderfully. Having said that...wow are the portions small and wow is it not cheap for the... More 

Thank citainc
Saint Paul, Minnesota
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50 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2016

I just passed through security and was resigned to having some of the airline club fare, when I happened past this restaurant. I thought, "another sushi place in a restaurant." But it caught my eye, and I noticed a sushi counter and chef in the back. So I checked out the menu and was very impressed. I had a seat,... More 

Thank MDTraveler57

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Japanese, Asian, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Waitstaff
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Aviation Circle, National Hall, Entrance to Gates 23-34 Concourse, Arlington, VA 22202
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-417-0521
  • This restaurant is at Ronald Reagan National Airport

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