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2917 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3714 (29th & 30th)
+1 202-621-6959
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17:30 - 22:00
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Sun - Thu 17:30 - 22:00
Fri - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Kirkland
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218 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Unum offers a fresh menu in a cozy setting. We especially enjoyed the half portion menu offerings - good for smaller appetites or sharing.

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Thank Debbie T
Reading, Massachusetts
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41 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 March 2017

We chose this spot on a recommendation from a friend and based on some reviews that they could accommodate gluten-free needs. Our server was excellent and took special care of us when we mentioned it was my birthday. Our favorite parts of the meal were the roasted cauliflower and the roast duck. The caesar salad was served in a unique... More 

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Thank Lori_from_Reading
Stockholm
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78 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I was here on Sunday night with a friend, and liked it so much that I booked it again on Wednesday for a business dinner. Don't miss the roasted cauliflower or the brussels sprouts. The dick was excellent as well.

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Thank JaneStockholm
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153 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Love this place! Started coming here a few years ago when they first opened and try to stop in each time I return to DC. While the restaurant is a little small (it is in Georgetown) - the menu is quite eclectic. They also do this great thing where they offer smaller portions of the main dishes - that way... More 

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Thank David W
Blacksburg, Virginia
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4 reviews
Reviewed 6 March 2017

Great place for quiet conversation with friends. Accommodating staff, and lots of choices of great food and drink.

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Thank activeSeni0r
Ocean City, Maryland
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108 reviews
64 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We stopped in at the bar for drinks and ended up staying for dinner. We had the beet salad, octopus, and chicken liver for appetizers. For dinner we had the small plate portion of scallops and hanger steak. We enjoyed everything and would definitely go back. Nice atmosphere and service.

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Thank pattyhb121
Charlotte, North Carolina
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017 via mobile

Strolled by on a Sunday evening and took a chance. We were surprised by the subtlety and creativity of the food, but the dishes were also hearty and rich in flavor. Service was both friendly and adept. The menu included seasonal vegetables and I'm sure the cauliflower appetizer was the best cauliflower I've ever had. My husband said his duck... More 

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Thank TienTenen
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

There are not a huge number of choices on the menu but, they were all so good. Portions were just right. We had both meat and fish. The restaurant is one step up from casual and quite attractive. We saw customers attired from quite casual to quite elegant and all looked happy and comfortable. The place was packed and the... More 

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Thank Harold G
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 9 January 2017

Overall this was a great dinner. The room was small but very well laid out and the food was very good. Like that they have the option of half portions. However, the service could have been more attentive. Must have walked past my table four time when I had an empty wine glass and did not come by until out... More 

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Thank Maddy K
Singapore, Singapore
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21 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

I actually have mixed feelings about Unum. On the one hand they serve creative and healthy food with many options to please everyone at the table. The restaurant is nice and cozy, and the service prompt and friendly. On the other hand I cannot help being a little bit disappointed. Every dish we had was prepared perfectly, nicely arranged on... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2917 M St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-3714
    (29th & 30th)
  • Public Transportation: Circulator Bus to Georgetown. Closest metro is Foggy Bottom-GWU
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-621-6959

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?