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Rasika West End

1190 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1501
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (24 reviews)
“crispy spinach” (82 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1190 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1501
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A large menu featuring both familiar and exotic Indian dishes. Delicious cocktails should not be overlooked, as well as an ample selection of wines and beers.

Thank waverlymuse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was my first visit to Rasika West End, having dined at Rasika on other occasions. When I called Rasika for a reservation, the immediate response before desired day and time were provided was reservations were filled at least two months in advance. As I...More

Thank Annie S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Food was great, and our waiter was extremely professional, helpful, and friendly. The host station could be a little warmer and friendlier, however. We showed up 5 minutes early for our reservation (which we acknowledged upon our arrival) and you would have thought we put...More

Thank rover28
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat at the bar we did not have reservation. Ordered what the bartender recommended. We love Indian food and cook it at home. We thought the food was more Indian inspired and a bit gimmicky — tower of eggplant and fried spinach salad. It...More

Thank mpm6228
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at Rasika with a group of friends/business colleagues in a private room for a party. The food was wonderful and the service was excellent. The black cod might have been the best fish that I ever had eaten. Everything was just fantastic. I...More

Thank Sindyu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just celebrated a friend’s 50th birthday at Rasika West End and it was just incredible! I have been to their Penn Quarter location before, so decided to try the West End location. The restaurant is beautiful. Loved the decor. Drinks were delicious and seemed...More

Thank keithtdesigns
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A beautiful restaurant with very good and interesting food. We love Indian and had been neglected, but this was cured by a dinner at Rasika. Beautiful restaurant, you can get a little dressy (but don't need to). Nice small bar if you need to wait,...More

Thank Katkin52
Reviewed 7 November 2017

This is the third time we go there, we love this restaurant. Atmosphere is relaxing and food is amazing, original, tasty and with great quality. The service is efficient but a bit pedantic

Thank tozepinto
Reviewed 1 November 2017

I had the most enjoyable meal: an Indian with a twist?I loved it.The waitress recommended the dishes and I took suit. I tried the signature dish: crispy spinach and I totally recommend it. My dinner there was delicious and very satisfying. For some and especially...More

Thank MKZ50
Reviewed 31 October 2017 via mobile

This was our second visit following an outstanding experience a year ago. The evening started poorly with a 25 minute wait right in the busy doorway and servers dodging and weaving through us. While the waiter knew the menu, she was a bit smug in...More

Thank Gene B
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28 June 2017|
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Response from Lars W | Reviewed this property |
I am not sure, but I do not think so... You'll have to learn your friend to appreciate delicious india food!
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Barbara H
20 April 2017|
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Response from atul n | Property representative |
Dear Ms. Barbara, We offer Valet parking for dinner at $8 per car. We are not open for Brunch on Saturday. Please call us at 202-466-2500 for reservations. Thank you. Best Regards, Atul Narain
15 April 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is valet parking, and there are also parking garages right there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1190 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1501
    (New Hampshire & M Street)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 202-466-2500
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