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DAS Ethiopian Restaurant

1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361
+1 202-333-4710
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good37%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“injera” (24 reviews)
“bread” (37 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Me and my wife were visiting our daughter and son-in-law in USA for a couple of months (October, November 2017) from India and were looking to try different cuisines while here. In this context, children suggested Das Ethiopian restaurant in Georgetown, Washington DC. We took...More

Thank Vinod G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had to go to Georgetown to pick up something and we often get Ethiopian for dinner when in DC since there are no Ethiopian places in Charlottesville. We saw the reviews and the menu looked interesting, although a bit more expensive than most places....More

1  Thank chloesmomNJ
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Went with my grandparents. People were very friendly. Food was great and eating with my hands was a great experience in a restaurant. Also, very good price for the food. Lastly, when you are visiting the restaurant and you are taking desert, I would recommend...More

Thank remi d
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I liked it. It has great atmosphere. But I’ve had better Ethiopian at other restaurants that were half the price. Sorry. But true. The veggie sampler was really good. I can’t complain about that. However, I had the beef strip appetizer and it was not...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

We think we are quite cosmopolitan but Ethiopian food served on and with injera bread was a big success. It was a very different and exciting cuisine. We had a selection of three starters beef, shrimp and sambusa were a good introduction. We followed this...More

Thank Stormypetrol
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We revisited Das Ethiopian (M Street in Georgetown) after almost ten years. The food is still excellent. And if we remember correctly the atmosphere is even better. We are vegetarians but they have at least half dozen or more main dish choices. Red lentils dish...More

Thank OccTraveler2013
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

This place is delicious! I have been to this restaurant 2 years ago on my first visit to DC. Back then it seemed full and it seemed only reservations would be seated, but the owner/manager appeared and let us know that we can be seated...More

Thank LSR_7
Reviewed 7 August 2017

I share the opinion of other reviewers that the place does not resemble an ethnic restaurant. That is not bad by default except if you invite people to introduce them to that particular experience of Ethiopian cuisine. It lacks the opportunity of sharing a big...More

Thank serusi
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

I had heard of vegetarian Ethiopian food from my son who lives in NY. On our recent visit to Washington, he took us to this highly recommended Ethiopian restaurant for Lunch. We tried their Vegetarian Sampliers which was a combination of all the vegetarian items...More

Thank TripHipHop
Reviewed 7 August 2017 via mobile

Ok place to have Ethiopian food, but they don't have the price point right for the service/ quality of food they serve. We had a Vegetarian Entree sampler (6 vegetarian entrees) & Chicken Doro Wat. Quantity was decent for 2-3 people. But 3 of the...More

Thank mcsc-squared
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Kristen C
14 January 2017|
Response from Avijit R | Reviewed this property |
Their website has their menu card and descriptions. They have several vegan choices as you will see, free from meats and dairy products. You may have to ask the server, though, for questions like whether they use honey in a... More
Adam K
2 August 2016|
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Response from Mostafa A | Reviewed this property |
No dress code smart casual will do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361 (Formerly Zed's Ethiopian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-333-4710
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