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American, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Healthy
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1609 Foxhall Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
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10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 8:30 pm
Sat - Sun 10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Delivery, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Takeout

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  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Anything with a beach theme - I'm there

No seashells or framed fish but the food was great! Nice pairing of sliced meats with glazed onions and great sauces etc.

5 of 5 starsReviewed 4 weeks ago
Long Beach Island, New Jersey
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  • Families with children
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English first
Long Beach Island, New Jersey
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22 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No seashells or framed fish but the food was great! Nice pairing of sliced meats with glazed onions and great sauces etc.

Thank Lbisun17
2 reviews
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Jettie's has a well-deserved reputation for serving up the best sandwiches fast, in a cheerful Nantucket kind of atmosphere. Our family goes out of our way to eat there and bring friends, because everybody likes the food. The warning signs started earlier this year when the experienced, efficient sandwich and counter staff started leaving one by one. Soon the waits... More 

Thank David S
Charlotte, North Carolina
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95 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2015

I had heard that Jettie's was the place to go for great sandwiches. So after moving our daughter into GWU, off we went. We got three sandwiches, two individual bags of chips and three drinks for $47. They were just sandwiches.. seemed a bit high to us but it is DC after all. The sandwiches my husband and daughter got... More 

Thank LMF1965
Dunkirk, Maryland
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66 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2015

Go for the sandwiches. Great quality, unique offerings, lots of meat. The Summerhouse is excellent as is the Dionisis (Lobster Roll). I eat here almost weekly. The sandwiches are huge so come hungry or share. The kids meals are okay, the salads are not of the same caliber as the sandwiches, and the ice cream is okay. If you want... More 

Thank lovesmaryland
Arlington, Virginia
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174 reviews
104 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

Don't order more than one sandwich per sheet of paper when you're in line at Jettie's, or risk the wrath of the young sandwich artists! I almost walked out after being chastised by an employee, but the quality of the food made me bite my tongue. Everything from the roast beef dipper to the lobster roll is delicious.

Thank Qlever
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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63 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

I used to enjoy eating at Jetties and the food was always great but I felt like I was being nickeled and dimed. Where else do you have to pay extra for turkey, cheese, bacon and more? If you order one of their signature sandwiches it is less but if you want turkey with cheese, lettuce, tomato and bacon with... More 

Thank Explorer1904
Charlottesville, Virginia
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163 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Delighted to find Jetties in DC. Not sure if it is the same one that was in Nantucket, but my family had an excellent, casual meal on a picnic bench in Georgetown. Sandwiches are large and tasty. They use good ingredients.

Thank Wtftraveler
Arlington, Virginia
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368 reviews
190 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 203 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2015

Jetties is located North of Georgetown, up the road in a residential area from the main shopping and dining areas in Georgetown on Q Street and by the Waterfront. We came here after visiting the nearby Kreeger Museum. Parking is limited to street parking, but it wasn't that hard to find a space. The menu has cold sandwiches, hot sandwiches... More 

Thank Brendan S
Fairfax, Virginia
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431 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 143 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 31, 2015

I'm sure that any number of offerings at Jetties are perfectly wonderful, but I ordered a Nobadeer my first time here years ago and it's what I go for now. Think Thanksgiving on sourdough and you'd be dead on. The rest of it is fine - sodas, chips, cookies, ice cream - but I go for one thing only. And... More 

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Washington DC
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351 reviews
231 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 127 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

You don't expect much from chain sandwich restaurants these days, but Jettie's actually delivers some unusually good ones. Seafood fillings are kind of their specialties but I had a traditional egg salad sandwich that was terrific. Salads look very fresh. Slightly more expensive than other franchise places, but noticeably better.

Thank BlueNWashington

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1609 Foxhall Rd NW, Washington DC, DC 20007
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 2029653663

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 5 - 10
  • Cuisine: American, Sandwiches, Delicatessen, Healthy

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Families with children


Open Hours
10:30 am - 5:00 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
11:00 am - 8:30 pm
10:30 am - 5:00 pm

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