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Flying Fish - CLOSED

815 King St, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-3031
+1 703-600-3474
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
12 May 2015
“CLOSED - this was a lovely restaurant”
20 Apr 2015
“Wish it Weren't Closing”
Restaurant Hours Closed
Japanese, Seafood, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
815 King St, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-3031
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1 - 10 of 66 reviews

Reviewed 12 May 2015

This local sushi and fish spot has closed. According to the local newspaper, the rent went up quite a bit and the owner decided to shut down. Fortunately all the fine staff were able to move to another restaurant.

1  Thank Sile365
Reviewed 21 April 2015

Always loved the food at the Flying Fish. We have a city house in Old Town Alexandria and have frequented this restaurant, thought the Maître D could be somewhat terse and aloof. The wait staff were fantastic and the food and sushi excellent. I'm just...More

1  Thank mirassou
Reviewed 9 April 2015

What a fun place! There are fish tanks all over the restaurant. The menu is extensive. The sushi was fresh and yummy. The drinks were good too. Our server was very soft-spoken and very nice. He was knowledgeable about the menu and very accommodating with...More

1  Thank Luindriel
Reviewed 26 March 2015

Odd place but we liked it, the sushi roll recommended by the waiter was very good, so many to pick from, Lobster Bisque, yum, sit up stairs better atmosphere,

Thank jaackerberg
Reviewed 5 March 2015

the food fish-sushi and appetizers were all good worth a second and perhaps 3rd visit--karaoke downstairs

Thank jefffairfax
Reviewed 2 March 2015

This is a very good place for fish. Although small with tables tightly packed, the Flying Fish menu provides a number of options for enjoying the fish. Excellent choices of appetizers and soups as well as salads. The entrée menu is more limited but a...More

Thank jeffl499
Reviewed 14 February 2015 via mobile

My man and I come up to dc a lot! This is a regular spot for us! We Always get the bacon lovers roll.. I posted a pic of it so everyone can see... Great bartenders and fabulous food!! Karaoke on Fridays and Saturdays..!!🍣

Thank aliciafurrow
Reviewed 3 December 2014

I am sushi nut, and it is hard for me to be pleased unless the sushi is fresh or there are interesting alternatives to the standard sushi sampler. Flying Fish is the only place to go for a great sushi or sashimi evening. I have...More

Thank William S
Reviewed 25 June 2014

Lovely restaurant, Had a quick bite to eat and it was great. Very nice fresh fish and great service from the staff. Highly recommenced!

Thank David S
Reviewed 11 June 2014 via mobile

It is OK sushi and OK clam chowder. The tall draft beer is served in the twelve ounce glasses that are shaped to look like a pint. Makes me suspicious when they try to cheat you out of a little draft beer. Prices are a...More

Thank Brian D
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 King St, Ste A, Alexandria, VA 22314-3031
  • Location: United States  >  Virginia (VA)  >  Alexandria>  > Old Town
  • Neighbourhood: Old Town
  • Phone Number: +1 703-600-3474
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