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Capital Q

707 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3792
+1 202-347-8396
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  • Excellent6%
  • Very good40%
  • Average17%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible24%
23 Jun 2015
“Not very good, not real barbeque”
14 Jan 2013
“Was never good”
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707 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3792
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Reviewed 24 June 2015

Foil pan food, tasted reheated. Didn't appear to have been rubbed, smoked, etc. just so-so food in smaller portions. Try jackstackbbq.com for a sample of real BBQ (I'd order from there while I lived in the DC area to remember what real BBQ tasted like).

Thank D W
Reviewed 15 January 2013

I used to work around the corner from Capital Q for many years and I never had a good meal there. I tried it maybe 4 times in 4 years and just could not get anything to be tasty. The ribs were greasy, pork undercooked,...More

1  Thank GoodFood88
Reviewed 11 July 2012

Stopped in here for a bite to eat before catching a movie. Found the place pretty easily due to the fact there is a BBQ going on the rooftop. I had the brisket burrito with the spicy sauce and roasted corn salsa. Really satisfying and...More

Thank MinnesotaJoElle
Reviewed 21 June 2012

This was my first visit to Capital Q. I went with 5 other business colleagues and we all agreed the food was really good. 2 of my companions were from Texas and they both agreed the BBQ quality was just as good at Capital Q...More

1  Thank kentgrad
Reviewed 12 June 2012

I've visited Capital Q several times in my DC travels and never been disappointed with the brisket. Servings are generous, sauce is good and the meat is very good. Not much seating and the sides are average, but since when does one do BBQ for...More

Thank Dan T
Reviewed 10 June 2012

I am a south texas castaway. Been stuck up here in yankee land too long. But I have to disagree with some reviewers that do not think they serve real texas BBQ. I worked in DC far too long, but i loved taking time and...More

Thank pappa207
Reviewed 12 May 2012

Having brisket on the menu and Texas decor does not make you an authentic Texas BBQ. In fact having a TX BBQ restaurant in downtown DC is an oxymoron. Real TX BBQ is slow roasted meat on open pit barbecues using hardwood or hardwood coals....More

Thank tbird38
Reviewed 26 April 2012

From the reviews, we were pretty excited about this place - but it is a tiny little room, with a few high tables, and counter service BBQ. The food was ok, but it is clearly set up for drinks before a sports event, not a...More

Thank Traveler42012
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Tried the smoked turkey, which was dry without any distinct flavor, and not helped by the uninspired (mild) bbq sauce. The sides were mixed with decent mashed potatos, but I'm guessing the corn came from an economy sized can from Costco. Service and atmosphere were...More

Thank dan339g
Reviewed 8 March 2012

Went here in early October with a co-worker from Texas who was homesick for some good TX BBQ, while the decor is nice and sets the mood. The food falls short in both of our opinions. This was our second visit and we wanted to...More

Thank Jay M
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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 am - 2:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 707 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3792
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-347-8396
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