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Zaytinya

701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
+1 202-638-0800
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“hummus” (334 reviews)
“tapas” (288 reviews)
“lamb” (263 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
Lebanese, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
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LOCATION
701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Not necessarily a huge fan of Tapas, but overall this was a good experience. Was seated outside on a beautiful night in downtown DC. The bread to start is great, with some nice choices of various “dipping” sauces/pastes. We were in a fairly large group...More

Thank Jamie D
Reviewed 2 days ago

Another disappointing Jose Andres experience, which is too bad, because I had made a point to visit a few of his restaurants when I was visiting DC last week, because I really respect his humanitarian work. However, nothing was very good, and I left underwhelmed...More

Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

First visit in a while and was better than ever. We took our friends from Canada while they were in town for a visit. We shared many small plates, from falafel to octopus and each one was great. The special chocolate cake was out of...More

Thank paulhollinger
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

We don’t get to go very often but when we do I am reminded how good this place is for food. We ordered the kabob plate to share and the eggplant. Everything was so delicious and we were done within one hour! We had made...More

Thank Joshua R
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We were at a conference and this restaurant was close and highly recommended. We had a reservation (do that) and got in quickly. It’s a loud, busy place and the food is amazing. Our group ordered lots of plates to share and there wasn’t one...More

Thank Lynn B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Received recommendations to try Zaytinya, so we did. Had reservations and were seated promptly. Wife's chair was sticky which did not give us a good first impression. Took awhileto foe our waitress to arrive at our table. When she arrived she was nice but not...More

Thank Ron S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! We loved this place. The reviews are great and we figured we would, but it ended up being our favorite dinner while in DC. The food was so delicious... the loved the fluffy bread they brought out to the table, the soups, brussel sprouts,...More

Thank OurEdventures
Reviewed 1 week ago

We came here with another couple on an early Saturday evening and the place was already full - fortunately we had reservations. Pros: Interesting food + spice combinations. The lamb tartar (Kibbeh Nayeh) is wonderful! Good service. Would be 5 stars ... but Cons: Don't...More

Thank Winne2
Reviewed 1 week ago

In d.c. for A.U. graduation (grandson) and went here for a post commencement luncheon. WOW..small plates so who knows what that cost (daughters treat) but had 6-10 small plates and finished with two delicious deserts. The restaurant is part of the chain that owns Jaleo...More

Thank animaleyedoc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

First time, great food and atmosphere! We had the Chefs Experiance and it was Awsome! Highly Recomended. It’s a blended culture restaurant that is spot on.

Thank Carl S
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pbbToronto_Canada
3 October 2017|
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Response from Janet F | Reviewed this property |
I think it is always best to check with the restaurant directly. They do have a wide range of choices so there are probably things they could recommend without modification and then you could also see how willing they are to... More
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3 October 2017|
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Response from ZBerber | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they can !!! Just ask your waiter ....
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Chilla78
6 May 2017|
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Response from r0ger | Reviewed this property |
O don't really know if they have a dress code but the night I went there everybody was kind of sharp. I didn't see anyone in T shirts. I suggest you call them first
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$31 - US$32
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
    (G St.)
  • Public Transportation: Gallery Place/Chinatown station. 9 th & G St exit on the red, green and yellow lines.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-0800
  • E-mail
Description
Zaytinya offers an innovative mezze menu inspired by Turkish, Greek and Lebanese cuisines, under the direction of renowned chef José Andrés, served up in a sleek and modern setting. Shared small plates, creative cocktails and unique Mediterranean wines make this spot one of DC’s top dining destinations.
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