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Asian Spice

$$ - $$$
Downtown / Chinatown
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717 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3733 (8 St. NW)
+1 202-589-0900
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Today
11:30 - 22:30
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Hours:
Sun 11:30 - 10:30
Mon - Tue 11:30 - 22:30
Wed 23:30 - 22:30
Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri - Sat 11:30 - 00:00
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Harrisburg, NC
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186 reviews
116 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We thought we made a reservation...turns out we didn't but the manager was kind enough to seat us and we were glad he did! Selections include Thai, Japanese, Chinese and Korean. Nice choices for cocktails and beer too. They were out of fresh spring rolls but the fried were good too. We tried the duck roll which is like Peking... More 

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Thank metrochik
Fairland, IN
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Food was delicious, service was excellent! Great atmosphere upstairs, watching the D.C. foot traffic below!

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Thank boilerkern
Santa Ana, Costa Rica
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310 reviews
151 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 March 2017

Beautiful setting, full bar with craft beers, and a good pan-Asian menu. I had the Thai Green Curry, and although the general flavour was there, my jumbo shrimps were not jumbo at all and were absolutely tasteless.

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Thank ochassot
Columbia Station
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61 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Sat at the bar Saturday night before game. Bartender quick precise and courteous, very good menu. App and meal. Good happy hour menu. Shrimp tempura good but the main course king pao chicken was great. Sauce was spicy and unique. Impressed

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Thank Kevin R
Cleveland, Ohio
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198 reviews
93 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 March 2017

We loved this place, good tofu, great pad Thai, nice hot tea. A great place for a meal after a day at the convention center!

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Thank mjudd448
Cooper City, Florida
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

We ordered 7 things. They were out of 6. We ordered a couple more, they said they had them, then came back and said they were out of steak. My wife asked, "what do you have?" The waiter responded, "everything on the entree menu, except for anything beef or lamb." That eliminated almost half of the entree list. I can't... More 

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Laramie, Wyoming
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134 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

Happy hour is a good deal. The Spicy Tuna Roll ($5) is good. The Tempura Roll ($5) is also good. The dumplings were a solid so-so. We found the service a bit cold. At the time of writing, this restaurant was rated as one of the best Chinese restaurants in DC by TripAdvisor. We strongly disagree based on menu and... More 

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Thank Zachary H
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43 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 January 2017

As we were on a short visit to take in the sites of DC - we found Asian Spice - after touring and walking through Chinatown. Now - keeping in mind - I am a hotelier - Group GM with resort and convention center - numerous restaurants and operations to include 5 star dining and we are based in Thailand... More 

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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 26 January 2017

You definitely can find something to eat on the menu that was good. Service was quick. The Thai tea was good.

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Thank Scott S
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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176 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 75 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 December 2016

I was in Washington, D.C. on business so I decided to visit Asian Spice after seeing its high rating here on Tripadvisor. I didn't know what to expect but upon entering the restaurant, I immediately liked the modern Asian-influenced decor, which was not evident from the outside. As I was alone, I sat by one of the tables opposite the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$40
Cuisine
Chinese, Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Thai, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 - 10:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
23:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 00:00
Saturday
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 717 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3733
    (8 St. NW)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-589-0900

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