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Sichuan Pavilion

1814 K St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-2201
+1 202-466-7790
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good37%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“tender beef” (6 reviews)
“mapo tofu” (5 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
1814 K St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-2201
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1 - 10 of 189 reviews

Reviewed 5 days ago

When I first entered this spot I noticed the large number of Chinese diners. I know why this is the case. The menu was extensive. The food was hot and plentiful. The cost was average for downtown. Do try.

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Party of starving four! we had a great lunch experience. Service super fast. We had fried rice with pork, seafood and sauce and fried and strirred beef.

Thank adrialvarez
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very authentic Chinese restaurant. Service was very fast even during the peak lunch hour. Very friendly staff.

Thank MaduraiTraveler
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Restaurant was 25% full of local Chinese people ()usually a good indicator). Menu looked good but the quality was only Fair. The flavors were nothing special and in fact, disappointing. The service lacked any desire to impress or serve. I will not return.

Thank S_Scrib555
Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had the fish in garlic sauce, chicken hot dry pepper and eggplant with fried rice. The food was quite tasty. I found the chicken hot dry to be different and liked it too - the batter coating made the difference. However, the food in...More

Thank Sandy D
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Chose this as the closest Chinese restaurant to our hotel. Were pleasantly surprised at the wonderful food, very vegetarian friendly for my companion while my duck with garlic sauce was just great. Food came quickly, too.

Thank Nick C
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Had a quick dinner late one evening at Sichuan Pavilion. I was pleasantly surprised to see the Anglos were far outnumbered by Chinese (mostly in large groups, all obviously having a very good time). Food was good (but not great), but was served in generous...More

Thank KingofThreePutts
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent Chinese restaurant located in central DC. This is some of the best Chinese food I have had in a long time. A must try if in the D.C. area.

Thank Larioja1994
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

We approached this restaurant with the knowledge that it had been recommended by several different outlets, and since we had spent the past two days gorging on American beef and bottomless drink we thought it time for a different cuisine. One positive point of the...More

Thank peter d
Reviewed 12 July 2017

So I asked my summer Intern who is from China to pick an authentic restaurant for the staff to go for lunch - and she said Sichuan. It was fun having her do all the ordering and she enjoyed it too. Okay, the food and...More

Thank Alan S
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jill o
20 November 2016|
Response from Iulia G | Reviewed this property |
According to their Yelp page, they're open 11:00 am - 10:00 pm on weekdays. Not sure how accurate that is, so I would just call them if I were you.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 9:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1814 K St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-2201
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-466-7790
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