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Asian Bistro

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1301 S Joyce St, Arlington, VA 22202-2079
+1 703-413-2002
11:30 - 23:00
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Sun 12:00 - 22:00
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 23:00
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62 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 January 2017

We-R-Local. This restaurant offers a nice variety of Asian appetizers, sushi, and food. During our last visit we ordered the Bistro Sampler to start off with, which was really very good. If we weren’t starving, this probably would have been enough, with a drink. But we were hungry and both had the Shrimp & Veggie Tempura Bento Box. I would... More 

Thank We-R-Voyagers
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

The food was good. We didn't like the soup though but the rest of the food was ok. Nothing surprising. It was our first time there. And the service was fine.

Thank Milss L
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36 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 December 2016

The Asian Bistro offers a variety of oriental dishes ranging from Thai and Chinese to Japanese and Korean. the food is prepared well, the price is inexpensive, and the service is just great. It is quiet and a good place to meet with others.

Thank Wade I
Vienna, Virginia
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355 reviews
255 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 December 2016 via mobile

I live where you can't get good sushi so rushed in for dinner on business and was not disappointed. I let them pick the rolls and all were good. Sushi was fresh and the rolls are large and very creative without being over the top. Service is friendly and very attentive, they seem to know many of their customers. Prices... More 

Thank Spiegs1968
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418 reviews
237 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 August 2016 via mobile

Great quick place to eat when craving sushi. Been here a few times on an hour lunch and have made it out in plenty of time. The rolls are good but nothing mind blowing.

Thank Courtney W
Gurugram (Gurgaon), India
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175 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 July 2016

Quick, good food. Wide Sushi selection. Had their steamed shumai - chicken, veggies, topped with crab meat. Decent, with a seasoned light soy sauce to accompany, julienned beet-carrot-radish salad. Somewhat overdone. Salmon Bento box - 4 California rolls, salad, rice, large steak of fish on a bed of cabbages and beans. Very filling. Prompt service. Meal for two $45

Thank Avijit R
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190 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 July 2016 via mobile

Food was good. Lunch specials were $7.50, and included spring roll and rice. White rice is only given on weekends & I would rather have had fried rice. Egg drop soup was good and at $2.50/bowl, it was large enough to have been a meAl in itself. Have to pay for parking.

Thank kferrell1
Wesley Chapel, Florida
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136 reviews
112 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016

Had dinner with 3 work colleagues tonight and had one of my worst meals ever. I ordered the spring roll appetizer, which was quite tasty but served cold. For my main course I ordered a noodle dish with shrimp. The food arrived and tasted like the sauce was burned, and lacked any other flavor. I added soy sauce to see... More 

Thank LuvinGCM
Phoenix, Arizona
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294 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 83 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

I went to Asian Bistro at 6:30pm on a Saturday night. It was dead inside the restaurant. There were a few people in the outdoor area, which is nice in the spring. The drinks were great - great bartenders. The sushi roll was flavorless. But the ramen made up for it with lots of flavor. Just thought it was unusual... More 

Thank smatso
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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54 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 February 2016 via mobile

Asia Bistro Sushi Bar is ideally located at Pentagon Row next to skating rink (winter). It is cozy, with booths in front, a bar, and tables in back. It's not fancy, but has a semi-hip vibe. The menu is extensive (food and drink). I felt like tempura and sushi, so went for a bento box. It was great. Service was... More 

Thank cindypicard

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Japanese, Asian, Chinese, Sushi
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1301 S Joyce St, Arlington, VA 22202-2079
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Arlington
  • Phone Number: +1 703-413-2002

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