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633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
+1 202-637-1222
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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5:30 pm - 11:00 pmAll hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I know that everyone raves about Rasika, and we were eager to enjoy every crumb when we happened to be in the neighborhood before a nearby event. As walk-ins, we were grateful to grab a table in the bar area in an otherwise packed restaurant....More

Thank ArlingtonTravels
Reviewed 4 days ago

During the last four or five years, I visit Rasika at least once a year with over 15 people. For many years Rasika is one of the top 10 restaurants in DC and by far it has the best Indian food in town. Their dishes...More

Thank travelingman010
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Rastika is an amazing Indian restaurant that does require a reservation due to its high demand. The atmosphere and ambiance is delightful. The waiters are attentive and very knowledgeable about the food and menu. The food is absolutely delicious- especially their fried spinach chaat- an...More

Thank ShivaniMoodley
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were really impressed with this restaurant. They took traditional indian recipes and created Michelin chef style dishes... best place to eat indian food.. we tried mango shrimp in appetizer.. ran-e- rasika and garlic naan for entree’ and mango rasmalai with mango moose for dessert...More

Thank varshadesai21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very delicious food with beautiful presentation. We ordered shrimp in appetizer. Very well cooked. Mint chutney was superb. Ran-e-radical in entree was delicious. Saffron based gravy. Served with edible silver leaf. Garlic naan was good. Mango mouse rasmalai was also very good. Very prompt service....More

Thank Kishor D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This trendy Downtown spot serves up excellent South Asian food with a flair. Service is excellent and unlike some DC places delivered with pleasant efficiency.

Thank Philip S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We really lucked out since we had no idea where we were going or what we wanted. Fortunately, our cab driver, a foodie, suggested we go to the trendy, popular Rasika. We had no reservation for this bustling Indian restaurant but, as luck would have...More

Thank Eileen E
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the family here on Dec 22 and had a fantastic dinner in the private dining room. We hand an assortment of appetizers such as palak chaat were awesome-- amazing flavors, and the mango shrimp was very tasty! The lamb chittinad and naan were...More

Thank Rich H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have a friend who introduced me to Indian food several years ago- he married into an Indian family- and have had several solid experiences in restaurants. Family meals I have had have been excellent, but until Rasika, restaurant food didn't impress. Rasika was fabulous....More

Thank zrib
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I will be echoing all the accolades shared in previous reviews. You can tell the management and staff recognize high level of expectations they have to cater too; and they deliver on such promise splendidly. The place is warm and welcoming. The food is creative...More

Thank Michael M
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Steve F
28 May 2017|
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Response from Ocalas | Reviewed this property |
Loud unless you get into the private dining room
10 May 2017|
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Response from Warren W | Reviewed this property |
No problem here. From what I remember, it was actually pretty nice.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 31 - USD 50
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
    (On D Street Between 6th and 7th Streets.)
  • Public Transportation: Two Block Walk From the China Town/Gallery Place Metro and One Block Walk From the Archives/Navy Memorial Metro.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-637-1222
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