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Ripple - CLOSED

3417 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1307
+1 202-244-7995
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (11 reviews)
“duck” (13 reviews)
“amish chicken” (3 reviews)
Restaurant Hours Closed
American, Contemporary
$$ - $$$
3417 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1307
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Reviewed 20 June 2017

It was my first visit to Ripple since M.Meek-Bradley's departure, and with a friend in town from London who's experience with American food was less than wonderful, I was setting the bar high both for her and myself, to match the numerous experiences I'd had...More

Thank AJDC2015
Reviewed 21 May 2017 via mobile

Excellent service, helpful when needed. To die for cornbread. Wonderful menu and nothing disappointed. Good cocktails and interesting wine list. And good stump town coffee to tie it all off. Looking forward to coming back for a date night.

Thank Rachel K
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

It was our 38th anniversary. This is the 3rd time we dined at Ripple. The menu is sourced from local organic farms and now features rare vegetable dishes such as agnolotti with fresh nettles, snap peas, turnip, green garlic and baby kale. It also feature...More

Thank Bob and Barry V
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

I ate a late dinner at Ripple on a Thursday night with two friends. I suggest making reservations as the dining space is quite intimate. The menu at Ripple is New American with a special eye to organic or local beverages. My friend and I...More

Thank Nkechi N
Reviewed 1 May 2017

This was an engagement celebration dinner for 11 people, and Everyone loved their meals. They have a good wine list, and are very helpful, but a Malbec or a Merlot would be great additions. Several people ordered the schnitzel, and everyone raved about it. The...More

Thank FFOhio
Reviewed 14 April 2017

This was our first time to experience the cooking of Chef Ryan Ratino. We were so pleasantly surprised by the delicacy and finesse. I had the trout crudo made with Scottish sea trout. It was done to perfection with bright, citrusy notes. I also had...More

Thank P W
Reviewed 17 March 2017

What a lovely surprise Ripple turned out to be! The food and service were outstanding. An IT glitsch in the kitchen leading to a delay in our first course was reported to us - we hadn't complained, and were enjoying the lack of rushing that...More

1  Thank Clementine6
Reviewed 29 January 2017

I was at Ripple with a friend to have some drinks. The place has a great atmosophere and a friendly staff. During our stay there the place got packed with people having drinks and/or dinner further improving at the venue. If you're in the Cleveland...More

Thank Fotos82
Reviewed 26 January 2017

We're normally big fans of Ripple so we naturally turned to them for brunch this past weekend. Unfortunately, things seem to have changed there for the worse. First off, the menu lacked any non-pork proteins for brunch - no chicken sausage, no lox, no turkey...More

Thank globetrotterjon
Reviewed 19 January 2017

Ripple has a new executive chef, and he is amazing. I have enjoyed this bar/restaurant for some time. They have a friendly staff and mix a good drink. But with the premier of the new menu December 2016 the food here has gone to another...More

Thank vtgay3
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
USD 29 - USD 31
American, Contemporary
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
5:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3417 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-1307
    (between Macomb St and Ordway St.)
  • Public Transportation: Stops Take the red line to the Cleveland Park and exit on the east side walk toward Dupont Circle about 2 blocks. We're right across from the Uptown Theatre
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-244-7995
  • E-mail
In a comfortable setting, just across the street from the historic Uptown Theater in Cleveland Park, Ripple offers a complete dining experience, with a focus on sustainability, organic and locally-acquired produce, and a good time. We are proud to support local farmers and co-ops in our mission to bring the best products to the table. In addition, we have an extensive wine, beer and cocktail menu, to complete any meal. Above all, we believe in hospitality and hope that everyone who dines with us will feel comfortable and enjoy their time with us. We truly are a place to eat, drink, and gather.
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