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6715 Lowell Ave, McLean, VA 22101-4515
+1 703-847-1771
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tempura” (18 reviews)
“sushi” (62 reviews)
“chirashi” (6 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 22:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
6715 Lowell Ave, McLean, VA 22101-4515
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

We went for lunch. I had the teriyaki chicken. It came with excellent miso soup , and salad with ginger dressing. All very good for $10.00! My husband had shumei which he said was delicious. We peered at other meals as we left--the bento boxes...More

Thank StLawrencelover
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my third visit to this restaurant. So far, it's one of the two authentic Japanese restaurants around greater DC. A waiter usually tells me that there is a place for sushi, but I found it disappointed. I would say go for Japanese homemade...More

Thank Sand T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Someone said he enjoyed udon noodle here, so I visited with some expectation. However, it was a sushi restaurant, not an udon specialty. I ordered an udon anyway and as soon as I got my bowl I realized it was not an udon I wanted....More

Thank HMLeeSeoul
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fine with a family as they are quick and do not mind having noise, but the food is extremely average. The sushi lacks flavor, does not seem fresh, and struck me as suffering from freezer burn. The seaweed salad tasted "off" and artificial. It'd be...More

Thank Publius-DC
Reviewed 31 July 2017

This establishment has been in McLean for many years. Good service, good food and quick turnaround. We tried the lunch combo and was delisuous

Thank wsherman
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Celebratory lunch -- went on a Sunday at 1pm and there was a 15-25 minute wait. We had Chirashi, Bento Box sushi, Shrimp and Vegetable Tempura, Soft Shell Crab. Dishes were okay but not as great as before. And with many other choices of Japanese...More

Thank cja
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Don't know how many times I have been to Tachibana since the 80s, but surely dozens. This family-owned/operated restaurant remains consistently good. Service can be slow when the place fills up, but this to be expected; have never encountered an attitude problem among the staff....More

Thank GRubinstein
Reviewed 7 July 2017

I read the reviews, saw the star ratings, and was genuinely excited. Even more so when there was a 20 minute wait to get a table for 5 at 7pm on a Saturday. The service was super friendly, fast, and on point. The food -...More

Thank Tutweiler
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Good sushi and an extensive choice of standard Japanese food. This is a longtime neighborhood favorite and the food is well presented, but the service is just so-so.

Thank pmurphy2016
Reviewed 22 May 2017

My dinner at Tachibana was great, when it finally came. I'm going to give them the benefit of the doubt that it was a one-time thing but I had difficulty enjoying my food because it was an hour late. Other than that inconvenience my dinner...More

Thank Charley R
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$25 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
12:00 - 14:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6715 Lowell Ave, McLean, VA 22101-4515
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Fairfax County  >  McLean
  • Phone Number: +1 703-847-1771
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