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May Island

1669 N Quaker Ln, Alexandria, VA 22302-2338
+1 703-575-4455
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good48%
  • Average0%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
28 Sep 2017
“Suprisingly good”
9 Apr 2017
“Take a chance and become a regular customer!”
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Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Chinese
$$ - $$$
1669 N Quaker Ln, Alexandria, VA 22302-2338
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Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Nice family restraint. Small tables in a relatively small restaurant. Great beer and wine list. One of the best I have ever seen in an oriental restaurant. The sushi and rolls were very good. The prices are fantastic. One of the best values in the...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 9 April 2017

I had seen this place for some time but I did not think much of it based on its street side appearance. However I heard from several people that the food was very good. I finally went in and was totally surprised. The place was...More

Thank john k
Reviewed 6 January 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for lunch. It looks tricky from the outside. The 7-11 and gas station is next door. Inside is much nicer. There were a few tables occupied. I decided to try the salmon bento box and the Rainbow roll. Presentation is excellent. service...More

Thank Jeri S
Reviewed 21 November 2016

A friend and I went to May Island because it was close and open. I've driven by it a few times and thought I would finally try it. I order the dinner Bento Box A. The tofu teriyaki was great! The sushi was good. The...More

Thank dctravelerworkfun
Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

My first time trying Sashimi. Fresh but I'm not a fan of raw fish I guess. My son says he loves it. I had the Tiger entree and it was excellent. Doesn't look like much from the outside but the food was great and the...More

Thank Thomas D S
Reviewed 4 May 2016

The prices are terrific! Soup is $1.50 cup. Sushi is $5 for two delicious tuna (sushi ranges begin at $3). Generals chicken was perfect - I asked for not spicy, it was just the right amount. Lots of food, came with a spring roll. Took...More

Thank Susie S
Reviewed 15 August 2015

This place has very good food, especially the sushi specials. And the service is very god too. Don't be put off by the very plain exterior or its location next to a 7-11.

Thank JZBach
Reviewed 24 May 2015 via mobile

By the outside it doesn't look impressive, but even u see & take the food you'll really enjoy it. I would definitely come back again

Thank June B
Reviewed 23 May 2015 via mobile

Excellent service and food! The amount of food for the price is exceptional. You would never know it from the outside!!!

Thank Twins2luv
Reviewed 4 May 2015

My wife and I found this little gem while pondering the mysteries of DC traffic. Having yearned for sushi all day, we sought Yelp's advice on what's nearby. May Island popped up on our screen, and so we were off! Getting there: This place is...More

1  Thank Joseph M
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1669 N Quaker Ln, Alexandria, VA 22302-2338
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria
  • Phone Number: +1 703-575-4455
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