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Cafe Deluxe

3228 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3806
+1 202-686-2233
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (22 reviews)
“meatloaf” (9 reviews)
“orzo” (3 reviews)
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American, Bar, Cafe, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3228 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3806
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good basic comfort food with attentive wait staff. I had the Cobb salad and my husband had the meatloaf dinner. Both were very good, but not extraordinary. I would come back to try something else.

Thank IndyGoldie60
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in with family on a warm Sunday afternoon. The outside patio was filled and we we seated inside. Service was quick and professional. Our 9 year old chose mac and cheese from the children's menu, I had a fruit plate, my wife chose an...More

Thank Peter P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is the rare neighborhood restaurant that seems to cover all the bases, and to top it off the food is pretty great. The mixture of wood and tiles, plus the bar, give it a modern bistro look that pleases younger generations, the cloth tablecloths...More

Thank Daphne G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Found this while in the neighborhood and being hungry. Outside seating, with open tables after the lunch rush. A friendly waiter explained the ahi tuna tacos to us (we tend to share meals, as most servings are too big to finish), and we ordered them...More

Thank nosybella
Reviewed 13 September 2017 via mobile

We ate here after the zoo and before the cathedral. Had Sunday brunch. Everything was very tasty. Nice clean spot with good service.

Thank ilovegaylord
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

As we headed back to Cathedral Heights after along day walking around DC we stopped by Cafe Deluxe. We were greeted warmly and were seated at a sidewalk table. We enjoyed watching the neighborhood passerbys. Service was outstanding. Warm bread was brought to our table...More

Thank Sharon R
Reviewed 28 August 2017

The perfect place to get a good meal AND share some great family time. Six of us went for lunch and it was the perfect Sunday with beautiful weather. We loved the open doors and the flow of the tables. Not too close so we...More

Thank 4everamomof4
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Family Breakfast after dropping our daughter off at college. Ham And gruyere omelette was wonderful. My wife had bagel. Just good basic breakfast

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Met family here while visiting DC. Nice little spot away from the congestion of DC. Ate here on a Sunday morning, so was able to park just around the corner. Service was excellent; food was good. Just down the block from the National Cathedral. Worth...More

Thank Laura W
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This has become my "local" for happy hour, lunch, and dinner with friends. I almost always eat at the, because of the friendly bar staff as well as friendly patrons. They have a discount card that provides a 10% credit towards future purchases.

Thank wrouse47
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16 April 2017|
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Response from Mia S | Reviewed this property |
I don't know when they open but I believe it lasts until 3
16 March 2017|
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Response from Ancon | Reviewed this property |
Limited street parking
27 June 2016|
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Response from jclarremore | Reviewed this property |
I'm not vegan, so don't recall. But in a place like that, they would be pretty silly NOT to have vegan options.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
10:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3228 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3806
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-686-2233
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