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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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“palak chaat” (256 reviews)
“crispy spinach” (149 reviews)
“black cod” (112 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Superb, fresh, original Indian food. I have eaten in some top Indian restaurants in London and India. This is as good as any. The crispy spinach and the Kerala fish were outstanding.

Thank UKandFrance
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Do you need a reservation for 5:30 dinner? YEP You can take your chances at the crowded bar or hope a 2 seat opens but otherwise, plan ahead! Everything is good.

Thank cjdesai
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I returned to Rasika and it was disappointing. The food was mediocre, though the service was still very good. By comparison, on previous visits, the food was spectacular and probably the best in the entire DC area. Friends of mine have had similar recent experiences,...More

Thank jtrvlr1
Reviewed 6 days ago

we had some guests who didnt like spicy food and some who did and we were able to find menu items that all enjoyed

Thank drudol
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great ambience and the palak chat is awesome. Outside of these two things, the restaurant is overrated in comparison.

Thank Chirag D
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to try this restaurant and were completely blown away by the delicious food! We began with the kale salad and you will never have kale like this in your life! A truly amazing dish which we are still talking about. The service at...More

Thank Anna N
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the minute we walked into the restaurant the service, atmosphere, drinks and food were fabulous. Arrived 5:30 Monday afternoon and thought we would be early! The restaurant was packed! Had to wait at bar with a glass of French champagne, no hardship, for 20...More

Thank Lillbillies
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

If you want the best Indian food in Washington this is the place. Outstanding lamb chops. Great service from top to bottom.

Thank Praful P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Always love this restaurant if in the mood for Indian food. Distinctive, creative, and original. The chef's modern take on classic Indian street food is great.

1  Thank greatguyindc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

From the valet parking to the desert, good service all around. We love coming to Rasika with clients, friends and family alike. I can recommend several dishes but the Tandoori Lamb is my favorite. The naan in its plain or garlic version is fresh and...More

Thank johannesv729
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Esther T
26 July 2017|
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Response from FPWhitePlains | Reviewed this property |
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Steve F
27 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
US$31 - US$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
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
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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