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“A little expensive, but good”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of An Cuisines - CLOSED

An Cuisines
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$31 - US$50
Cuisines: Japanese, Sushi, Asian, American
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Restaurant details
Good for: Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Dining options: After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Full Bar, Parking Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: Harrison Avenue/Weston Parkway
Description: AN, which means “to dine” in Vietnamese, showcases an array of exquisite flavors that blends traditional Asian ingredients with modern European influences. Executive Chef Steven Devereaux Greene crafts dishes that show his culinary passions and styling of East meets West. His approach is to harness unique and local products to transform them into his vision of elegant simplicity. All of the ingredients, dishes, and approach is to create a memorable experience for you and your palate. AN, features a sushi bar and raw bar, which adds another dimension to the various delights offered here. A meal would not be complete without an Asian inspired cocktail or glass of wine from our award winning wine list.
Gaithersburg, Maryland
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59 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
“A little expensive, but good”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2014

Some creativity in the sushi, which personally I don't think is necessary - and prices to match the "fusion" nature of it. Where it does work, and fabulously, were the desserts. Wow. Spectacular and creative. I'm glad I was part of a large party that was able to order just about every dessert they had so we could share.

I had the opportunity to go back on the same trip and declined. But I'd recommend it once in a while.

Visited June 2014
Thank Marc S
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

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Date | Rating
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
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English first
Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
“Love the sushi”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 June 2014

I was disappointed in the food at An a few months ago after they had changed chefs, however this weeks dinner made it worth coming back. We sat outside on the patio and had some amazing sushi. As always at An it was beautifully presented and the service was welcoming and efficient. I'll be back soon.

  • Visited June 2014
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Thank rejsegal
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Cary, North Carolina
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79 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
“One of the best”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2014

We had a chance to have a wonderful dinner with friends here and it was in the top ten best meals I have had. Great dining, great company, great evening...

  • Visited May 2014
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Thank Dianna33
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Level Contributor
139 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
“Fascinating variety, flavor and delightful presentation”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2014 via mobile

Our group ate here while staying nearby. We were delighted in every respect, from the fresh, assemble at the table pork buns, to the heavenly warm from the over cookies with their own distinctive take home box (though these would have done better if they came with more than an ounce of milk, or with a soy mild option.) Although there was not much for sound baffles around, we still found it not too noisy to converse comfortably and the service was generally prompt in unobtrusive. With a rich array of options an a host of delightful flavors in each dish, we'll come back at the first opportunity.
Several of us enjoyed the grilled shrimp-- lots of shrimp and a delightful fruity mango dressing with just the right amount of rice. The coconut creme soup was also a hit, and the tempura asparagus even in a generous portion was not too much. What more can I say, than ngon qua!

Visited May 2014
Thank Lewis H
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27 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
“Great beef”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 May 2014

Had one of the best dinners with friends. The food was very tasty. My husband could not say enough about his beef dish.

  • Visited February 2014
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Thank gloseashore
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