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DAS Ethiopian Restaurant

1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361
+1 202-333-4710
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Worth a visit! Not the usual ‚traditional’ food joint where you usually expect good food but a filthy kitchen n interior. It is a clean & classy authentic Resto with ETH gourmet.

Thank FCHollywood
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

I took my sons high school class here while visiting DC for a history trip. None of the kids had ever had Ethiopian quinine. They loved it and. You know how hard it is to get teenagers to try new things. Atmosphere of the place...More

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We were able to enjoy sitting outside on the patio for a last-of-season lunch. Having both the chicken and beef combination and a vegetable combo, we enjoyed the samples of many available dishes. Most were good, none spectacular, a few (surprisingly) downright bland. Service was...More

Thank mjmccoymd
Reviewed 26 October 2017

This is a small bustling restaurant with friendly service, reasonable prices and a great atmosphere. It is particularly pleasant if it is warm enough to sit outside. Eating with your hands may not suit everyone, and I was surprised that hand towels were not offered...More

Thank verge2014
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Me and my wife were visiting our daughter and son-in-law in USA for a couple of months (October, November 2017) from India and were looking to try different cuisines while here. In this context, children suggested Das Ethiopian restaurant in Georgetown, Washington DC. We took...More

Thank Vinod G
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We had to go to Georgetown to pick up something and we often get Ethiopian for dinner when in DC since there are no Ethiopian places in Charlottesville. We saw the reviews and the menu looked interesting, although a bit more expensive than most places....More

1  Thank chloesmomNJ
Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

Went with my grandparents. People were very friendly. Food was great and eating with my hands was a great experience in a restaurant. Also, very good price for the food. Lastly, when you are visiting the restaurant and you are taking desert, I would recommend...More

Thank remi d
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

I liked it. It has great atmosphere. But I’ve had better Ethiopian at other restaurants that were half the price. Sorry. But true. The veggie sampler was really good. I can’t complain about that. However, I had the beef strip appetizer and it was not...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We think we are quite cosmopolitan but Ethiopian food served on and with injera bread was a big success. It was a very different and exciting cuisine. We had a selection of three starters beef, shrimp and sambusa were a good introduction. We followed this...More

Thank Stormypetrol
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We revisited Das Ethiopian (M Street in Georgetown) after almost ten years. The food is still excellent. And if we remember correctly the atmosphere is even better. We are vegetarians but they have at least half dozen or more main dish choices. Red lentils dish...More

Thank OccTraveler2013
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Questions & Answers
Kristen C
14 January 2017|
Response from Avijit R | Reviewed this property |
Their website has their menu card and descriptions. They have several vegan choices as you will see, free from meats and dairy products. You may have to ask the server, though, for questions like whether they use honey in a... More
Adam K
2 August 2016|
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Response from Mostafa A | Reviewed this property |
No dress code smart casual will do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361 (Formerly Zed's Ethiopian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-333-4710
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