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Bodega Spanish Tapas & Lounge

3116 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3704
+1 202-333-4733
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“paella” (41 reviews)
“tapas” (134 reviews)
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Mediterranean, Spanish, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3116 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3704
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Definitely would recommend. Good Tapas choices. Especially liked the anchovies, Spanish Tortilla, and Octopus. Would've been 5 star review if the sangria didn't have a spice I was surprised by...cardamom or cinnamon? I lived in Spain for a summer and didn't recall having it there....More

Thank Debbie C
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

The staff were friendly. The sangria was not fermented and it was mostly inexpensive red wine without much fruit. The gazpacho was flat and not as creamy as real Andalusian gazpacho. The dates wrapped in bacon is a favourite of ours from other tapas bars...More

Thank Airsucker
Reviewed 7 September 2017

The dishes here never disappoint and the mix of people is always fun. Try to book in the front room for better ambiance!

Thank 6inbarca
Reviewed 28 August 2017

Enjoyed some great tapas here--we started with the serrano ham and manchego--very very good! Everything else was great as well. Service was good (not great), but did not distract from the meal. Prices reasonable for DC/Georgetown area. (You might also run into a celebrity--we were...More

Thank weathermankc
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I went there on a Sunday morning. The website said 10am, we arrived just before 10am and the menu in the window shows they open at 10am. Waiting and starving, someone is at the door and I ask if they are opening...More

Thank John D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Came after theater for various tapas with friends. All food arrived hot and the waiter was attentive. One of our orders never came to the table, but it was swiftly taken off the check. Wine was excellent. We forgot a raincoat and when I returned...More

Thank Chicagoehc
Reviewed 11 August 2017

The food was truly tasty. I found the portions to be good for two. We ordered a couple of tapas and enjoyed them thoroughly. The food had fantastic flavor to it. The ambiance was an interesting decor. The price was fair. The rating is high...More

Thank Seedofapoet
Reviewed 5 August 2017

$50 for 4 plates of Tapas is a bit steep. It is Georgetown though. Small and quaint. In the middle of it all on M street. Not extraordinary. Service was good and friendly.

Thank echo8kilo
Reviewed 28 July 2017

the restaurant needs some upgrade, the hostess needs to smile, our waiter is friendly, our food is good but not catching to my eyes.

Thank Maria Eva L
Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Nice low key atmosphere. I met with a friend here who I had not seen in a long time and we were able to catch up with some great tapas.

Thank Cecelia L
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Cecelia L
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Response from Heidi B | Reviewed this property |
I do not believe so - we walked from the nearest Metro Station (Foggy Bottom) and one of our friends took an Uber - but got out half way, saying he could get there faster on foot - traffic is pretty heavy, so trying to just... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 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
10:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3116 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3704
    (31st Street)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Georgetown
  • Neighbourhood: Georgetown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-333-4733
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