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4515 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-4619
+1 202-686-3588
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“chips and salsa” (10 reviews)
“enchiladas” (8 reviews)
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4515 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-4619
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Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

We go to Guapo’s regularly. The food is consistently good, the service is very attentive and pleasant. Always a good value. We love Guapo’s. The Tenleytown location is intimate compared with the Shirlington location, which is large and noisy.

Thank DM10468
Reviewed 23 October 2017

We went to Guapo's while visiting American University. My daughter with nut allergies asked for no nuts in her salad. My wife reiterated "she cannot have nuts" in her salad, she is allergic. After a few bites of her salad, my daughter sees an almond....More

Thank Dave02048
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

The food and drinks were so delicious that I didn't even have time to take pics! Serve was good and they even sang Happy Birthday to one of my friends and gave her a free dessert.

Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Came here for lunch on day before moving our daughter in for college. No frills. Just good authentic Mexican food. Chicken enchiladas were perfect. My wife loved her tortilla soup and my daughter enjoyed her chicken quesadillas. Chips and salsa among the best.

Thank Richard S
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

If you are looking for awesome food and a great staff, stop here! Guapo margarita is awesome, great gluten free stop as well. Took a family of 7, great atmosphere, great food, great drinks and a great restaurant!!!

Thank 716coreyh
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I stay close so this is always a must stop for me when visiting DC. I love the place and would happily come for beer and chips, but the salad is my absolute favourite. Really friendly staff and a great vibe. There's a small terrace...More

Thank MontyCheltenham
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Good is always hot and tasty! Service is always good and friendly. My husband and I have eaten here numerous times over the last three years. We have had Enchiladas, Ribs, Camarones el Diablo, Chili con Queso, Tamale Elote, everything we have tried has been...More

Thank Leslie M
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Went with a large party. Food was OK, as Mexican food far from Mexico goes, but not great. Setup with several long tables in parallel made interacting awkward -- didn't help the social aspects of the party. At least the tortilla chips were fresh and...More

Thank Doug S
Reviewed 1 March 2017

This is where Tenleytown's hangs out. Come for cocktail hour. Come for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Unbelievable fajitas (my favorite is the steak fajita), seafood enchiladas like you can get nowhere else in the world. Appetizers of extra large shrimp and wonderful quesadillas (can be...More

1  Thank DCMaryAlice
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Great restaurant for large groups. The beef fajitas and cheese quesadillas were very tasty. The cooked plantains were to die for. The drinks including the margaritas where also good. The location is conveniently close to the metro.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 12
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4515 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-4619
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-686-3588
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