KUSHI is a modern Japanese Izakaya and Sushi restaurant located in the Mt. Vernon Triangle, NW Washington DC.

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Contact:
202.682.3123
202.682.3124

Location:
465 K Street, NW Washington DC 20001

Metro stops:
Mt. Vernon Sq./Convention Center
(green and yellow line)
Gallery Place/Chinatown
(red, green and yellow line)

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LUNCH
Sun - Fri
11:30am - 2:30pm
Sat
12pm - 2:30pm

DINNER
Mon - Thu
5pm - 11pm
(last seating: 10:30p)
Fri - Sat
5pm - 12am
(last seating: 11:30p)
Sun
5pm - 10pm
(last seating: 9:30p)

Forms of Payments
Visa
Mastercard
Discover
American Express
Opentable rewards checks
Traveler’s checks
Kushi gift certificates

LUNCH MENU ランチメニュー

LUNCH SET MENU ランチセットメニュー
All sets include: miso soup, and a plate of our house sides. No substitutions.
各セットは味噌汁、日替わり副菜盛り合わせがつきます。
       
Chili-mayo fried chicken don 唐揚げチリマヨ丼…………………10 
Fried chicken chunks tossed with sweet & spicy chili-mayo sauce over rice 

Yaki soba 焼きそば…………………12
Stir fried noodles with Bulldog sauce, choice of pork or vegetables ($10)

Spicy zuke don 辛味ヅケ丼…………………12
Spicy soy sauce marinated sashimi maguro / tuna with scallion, and nori over sushi rice
*Add quail egg: extra 1

Ocean’s oyako don 海鮮親子丼…………………12
“Parent and child” rice bowl with sashimi grade salmon and salmon roe with scallion, nori, and wasabi over sushi rice
*Add quail egg: extra 1

Una don うな丼…………………12 
Broiled Unagi / eel over rice

Seared scallop don 帆立バター醤油丼…………………14
Five pan seared scallops with soy sauce butter over rice

3 grilled skewers 串焼き3本…………………15
Served with a bowl of rice. Choose your skewers from:
 
•    Negima chicken & scallion
•    Chicken breast with shiso & wasabi
•    Chicken breast with shiso & plum sauce
•    Kamonegi duck breast & scallion
•    Duck sausage
•    Pork belly
•    Jumbo shrimp
•    Asparagus & bacon
•    Corn on cob with soy sauce butter
•    Cherry Tomato
 
Bara chirashi don    ばらちらし丼…………………15
Diced pieces of sashimi over sushi rice

Sushi: Nigiri and Maki roll  握りと巻き寿司…………………15
Includes 4 nigiri: tuna, salmon, ebi / shrimp, and hirame / fluke and your choice of 1 maki roll:
 
•    Tuna & avocado
•    Spicy Tuna
•    Tuna & shiso
•    Salmon & avocado
•    Wasabi scallop
•    Ume plum & shiso
•    Kanpyo (simmered gourd) & sweet egg omelet
 
Sushi: 2 Maki rolls  巻き寿司2種…………………15
Choice of 2 rolls from the list below:
 
•    Wasabi scallop
•    Spicy tuna
•    Salmon + avo + cucumber
•    Braised pork belly, kaiware sprouts & scallion
•    California w/ fresh lump crab meat
•    Spicy California w/ fresh lump crab meat & Jalapeño
•    Eel + avo + cucumber
•    Negihama / yellowtail & scallion
•    Fried shrimp katsu w/ mayo
•    Tuna + avo + cucumber

A LA CARTE アラカルト   
Ask us for today’s specials.

Raw Bar
Raw oysters of the day………………… 3 EA
Tuna tataki w/ grated daikon, garlic chips & dashi soy………………… 10   
Sashimi trio marinated tuna, Hamachi yellowtail, and salmon………………… 12

Sushi
Nigiri 2 pieces or Sashimi 3 slices (for sashimi add $1.00)
Masago nigiri / flying fish roe………………… 3
    Add quail egg 2
Tamago / sweet egg omelet…………………4
v Inari / fried tofu………………… 4
Ebi / cooked shrimp………………… 4.50
Salmon………………… 5.75
Hirame/ fluke………………… 6.00
Ikura / salmon roe………………… 6.25
    Add quail egg 2
Hamachi / yellowtail………………… 7
Maguro / tuna………………… 7
Unagi / eel………………… 7.50
Aburi Hotate / seared scallop………………… 7.50
Madai / snapper…………………7.50
Tako/ poached octopus………………… 8
Botan ebi / large spot prawn………………… 9
Uni / sea urchin………………… 10

Makimono Rolls
Tamago / sweet egg omelet & shiso………………… 4
v Ume / pickled plum & shiso………………… 4
v Cucumber & avocado………………… 4.50
Kanpyo (simmered gourd) & egg omelet………………… 4.50
Wasabi scallop………………… 7.50
Spicy tuna………………… 8
Tuna & shiso………………… 8
Salmon (6.25) + avo (1.50) + cucumber (.25)………………… 8
Braised pork belly, kaiware sprouts & scallion………………… 8.50
California w/ fresh lump crab meat………………… 8.50
Spicy California w/ fresh lump crab meat………………… 8.75
Eel (7) + avo (1.50) + cucumber (.25)………………… 8.75
Negihama / Yellowtail & scallion………………… 9.25
Fried shrimp katsu w/ creamy mayo………………… 9.50
Tuna (8) + avo (1.50) + cucumber (.25)………………… 9.75
Lobster & asparagus………………… 11

Chef assorted nigiri plate (10pc)           $30
Chef assorted sashimi plate (10pc)           $35 

Kushiyaki Charcoal Grilled Skewers
v Cherry tomato………………… 3
v Corn cob w/ soy sauce butter………………… 4
Asparagus & bacon………………… 5
Negima/ chicken & scallion………………… 5.50
Chicken breast shiso & wasabi………………… 5.50
Chicken breast shiso & plum sauce………………… 5.50
Duck sausage………………… 5.50
Yaki ebi/ Jumbo shrimp………………… 6
Kamonegi/ duck breast & scallion………………… 6.50
Pork belly………………… 6.50
NY strip loin………………… 9
 
Kobachi Sides
Miso soup………………… 3.50
v Edamame w/ sea salt………………… 4.25 
v Farm green salad with house made carrot dressing………………… 5
v Seaweed salad w/ ginger soy dressing………………… 6