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Horace & Dickie's Seafood

809 12th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4435
+1 202-397-6040
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good24%
  • Average26%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“fish sandwich” (6 reviews)
“fries” (8 reviews)
“bread” (4 reviews)
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American, Seafood, Fast food
809 12th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4435
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went here with my buddy who lives in Rockville. It is fairly short drive. The place looks rather like a hole in the wall but their fried fish was totally amazing. Hardly any sign of oil on the outside even though it was deep fried....More

Thank asiana747
Reviewed 15 January 2018

We choose to eat here thanks to an episode of Man vs. Food. It's a good cab ride in traffic out of the city, but wow it was worth it. So it doesn't look like much, but it's the best Shrimp and fried fish I've...More

1  Thank salty82
Reviewed 20 July 2017

I have been here several times and the fish sandwich is very good. The sides are good also I have tried all of them. i will continue to go there every week for my golden brown fish.

Thank Gee1227201230
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

I had to taste for for fish today. Line was long because I went on Friday. Went slowly but picked up. The weather was good so they had run out of things so we were waiting for the fish but they were fresh & fried...More

Thank Rochelle41
Reviewed 4 November 2016

I go there from time to time, and the fish is good and they move you as quickly as they can. The establishment is small and narrow and I think the staff work best on confusion, but the job gets done well. I just have...More

Thank Dynastyanne2
Reviewed 29 October 2016

This place was never fine dinning or known for great service, its always been a hole in the wall places that you wanted to get out of as quickly as you could. they they used to give you a great fish sandwich with a lot...More

Thank StressfreeNDC
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

Get a belly full of good ole DC fried fish or chicken. This place is a little end of the row single line all the way thru "joint" in Washington DC. Battered and Deep fried to a consistent goodness. Fries or couple usual sides. Always...More

Thank Charles L
Reviewed 3 July 2016

H&D's is as much a part of the D.C. eatery landscape as Ben's Chili Bowl. At H&D's, there is no ambiance, customer service is almost non-existent, and there's no room to sit down but the fish - oh my the fish - is worth the...More

Thank SmallWonder B
Reviewed 16 February 2016

Really simple setting with excellent home-style cooking. Horace & Dickie's is a DC institution and is very much worth a visit.

1  Thank Magnus F
Reviewed 15 February 2016

It's evident why this is an H Street Institution. Nothing but GOOD home cooking. Leave your diets and blood pressure at home!

1  Thank Jim M
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Restaurant Details

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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
10:00 am - 9:00 pm
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
10:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 809 12th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4435
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-397-6040
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