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Dupont Circle
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1751 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20006
+1 202-822-8900
07:00 - 17:30
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 17:30
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New Delhi, India
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23 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went there for lunch. it was super crowded. No place toe even breathe but that was a sign of its popularity. They handled it all well. The breads there are great. The soups and sandwiches all were excellent.

Thank NitinLuthra29
Queens, NY
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28 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

This place seems to be a wanna be. My wife and I shared the chicken and goat cheese sandwich. We both found it to be bland. The bread was good and sandwich size was good. Chicken had no flavor. Pret a manger sandwiches may be smaller, but are much tastier. Too bad there weren't any nearby.

Thank oldkingcoal
Huntsville, AL
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2016

Nothing awful but nothing to write home about. Tomato soup was unimpressive. Sandwich was okay but nothing special. Too many choices around to go back here.

Thank Alice D
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31 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Had lunch here arriving about 1pm. All but two salads were sold out and I got the last of one of them! The lentils and feta as well as the chicken curry are excellent , well seasoned and lots of chicken in the curry.

Thank Vireobird
Bucharest, Romania
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778 reviews
328 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 310 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2016 via mobile

Nice salads, sandwiches and other things where the main thing is bread. Soups also available. You can even get a guacamole side with bread. Or egg salad, or salads, or whatever... Nice industrial chic arrangement with nice cool service.

Thank Aburel
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 April 2016

I recently visited the Breadline for lunch with a group of friends. The ordering went fast and we were lucky to find a table. I ordered the tuna sandwich on olive bread which was really excellent! The olive bread was very tasty with a good amount of the tuna salad on it. They don't skimp! Looking forward to trying other... More 

Thank Geisha514
Chevy Chase, Maryland
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181 reviews
125 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 March 2016

Middle Eastern Chicken Salad excellent. French fries made to order were some of the best in the City. Seating a bit cramped but primarily a business lunch crowd with short timefrrames for dining.

Thank hakccmd
Aspen Hill, Maryland
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59 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 January 2016

This place was recommended to me as a good lunch place. Went during lunch hour with lots of office workers in the area. The line for ordering was civil and moved quickly but table space was scarce and it was terribly noisy. Lots of choices but they didn't have the tuna sandwich today altho it was on the menu. So... More 

Thank Elan H
Baltimore, Maryland
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212 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2015

We came here around the lunch hour after passing by the White House. It was packed with local business people, but the service was very fast. There is seating available inside and out - an additional small 2nd level in the back where the bathrooms are. The chicken avocado sandwich was tasty. The warm turkey sandwich was delicious. The seafood... More 

Thank MrsLyons0420
Springfield, Virginia
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12 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2015

I was looking forward to the falafel piadine, however, this was just a black hole of taste and flavor. Absolutely zero taste to the croquettes, the flatbread was so dry, and the tzatziki sauce... was that even tzatziki sauce or just white paste? I could only eat a quarter before my mouth got bored. They do give you a generous... More 

Thank Joseph H

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$8
American, Delicatessen, Soups
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
07:00 - 17:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1751 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20006
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-822-8900

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