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DC Cafe

2035 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-5910
+1 202-887-5819
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Overview
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good17%
  • Average11%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“gyro” (10 reviews)
“baklava” (10 reviews)
“baba ganoush” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
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LOCATION
2035 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-5910
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1 - 10 of 75 reviews

Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

This is a quaint cafe and although looks a little rough, houses some delicious Greek food. There have been famous people dine there and it is a favorite amongst Embassy staff from every country in the world. Great food!!!

Thank AussieJeni
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Read the reviews people. This place isn't for the faint of heart. Yes, its run down, dirty and small. But hands down the best Gyro I have ever eaten. The guy on the grill is perfect in his execution of building a gyro. He is...More

Thank Beth C
Reviewed 9 March 2018

I was walking in this neighborhood and in the mood for some Mediterranean food. I stopped at this small joint just because it had a small sign stating that they have been serving good for over 27 years. (If a restaurant is around for that...More

Thank Fernando R
Reviewed 3 March 2018 via mobile

We were walking through the DuPont area and came across this amazing restaurant. The service was great and the lamb gyros outstanding. Prices were very reasonable and portions generous. Service was quick and friendly. Highly recommend this place.

Thank Ralph N
Reviewed 28 January 2018

DC Cafe is not your restaurant if you are looking for style and ambiance. But if you want very good Mediterranean food and very reasonable prices, this is a great choice. It is clearly a local neighborhood restaurant, but her location is ideal. It is...More

Thank realbigbear
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Had the lamb gyro dish with rice. Some of the best lamb ever. Cooked perfectly. Nice salad, humus and sides. Nicely sliced. Simple place but excellent food. Service is excellent. The proprietor is very friendly and helpful. Will definitely go back. Highly recommend.

Thank tiwahl
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

The food was really tasty . Me and my parents loved this little restaurant . I hope that one day i can eat here again 😍!

Thank Judit V
Reviewed 21 July 2017

One of those hole-in-the-wall places that you know has the best food. The service was also lovely. The meal was cheaper, especially for DC, but definitely one of the best meals I've had here!

Thank saranya930
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

I ordered a Greek Salad with chicken and it was the best I have ever had with a little extra hummus and , cucumbers, tomatoes, mushrooms, and everything else grilled and sprinkled with a zesty sauce and feta! Zowee. Don't miss this little slice of...More

Thank elaine s
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

This was a great place to relax and enjoy the atmosphere on the patio. The gyro was delicious. The pita was soft and warm. I'd definitely come back if I return to DC.

Thank nomadsnonsense
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2035 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-5910
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-887-5819
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