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Mourayo

1732 Connecticut Ave NW, Ste 100, Washington DC, DC 20009-1159 (Dupont Circle)
202-667-2100
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Ranked #21 of 2,568 restaurants in Washington DC
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $20 - $35
Cuisines: Greek
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Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Neighborhood: Dupont Circle
Cross street: S Street
Transit: RED line metro stop(Dupont Circle, Q street exit)
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Haverford, Pennsylvania
Senior Contributor
43 reviews 43 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 14, 2014

We read the reviews on Tripadvisor and since we were staying close by in Georgetown, we walk over after making reservations- it was one of the best gourmet experiences we've had in some time! The staff was wonderful- we had a lovely Russian waitress- and the food was incredible- both in presentation and in taste- and we anxiously awaited our... More

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Long Beach
Top Contributor
115 reviews 115 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
107 helpful votes 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

We referred to this restaurant by our innkeepers and we were not disappointed. Service was great as was the food! My husband had a delicious eggplant appetizer...plenty for 2, and monk fish for his main. I had moussaka made with duck and it was divine! It was unlike any other Greek food we have had. We are Californians and even... More

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Overland Park, Kansas
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

This was a very nice Greek restaurant near Dupont Circle. My octopus appetizer featuring both cold octopus salad and a warm octopus with ink vinaigrette was sublime. The fava bean purée was an added bonus. The pork medallions with figs, honey and cheese was a wonderful combination of interesting flavors. I enjoyed this restaurant's food.

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New Jersey
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60 reviews 60 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 9, 2014

What a great place. Delicious food and a lengthy wine selection. Nice service and atmosphere was cozy and 'oceany'. Really authentic menu and would recommend it.

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Brussels
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13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

Food was excellent, service was warm and helpful (including accommodating my allergies), noise level was reasonable, and we didn't feel rushed out the door. I will definitely be back.

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Haywards Heath, United Kingdom
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36 reviews 36 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2014 via mobile

We had a fairly light meal of shared halloumi, chicken and fish main courses and one dessert of melon balls in mint and ouzo. All were delicious with good service. The sauces were just right and the fish was cooked to perfection. The organic chicken was not dried out (as so often happens). By the time we left the restaurant... More

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Tegucigalpa, Honduras
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191 reviews 191 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014

The food is tasty. A number of creative and different dishes (beyond gyro, souvlaki, etc.), but all with an authentically Greek flavor. The ambiance is perfectly decent and waitstaff sufficiently friendly. The only 'complaint' I have is that I found it to be rather pricey for what you get. Perfectly good food, but we ended up spending over $150 for... More

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Clifton Beach, Australia
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40 reviews 40 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2014 via mobile

Well we had this place recommended to us and it was not a let down. My Wife, wive's BFF and i had mains only with desert bill for the food was up around 100 and the wine 150, sorry we're not small drinkers. I had the beef with orange and mint chocolate sauce, would not be my first preference however... More

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Perth
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32 reviews 32 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2014

Our B and B recommended this one and we spoke to other guests who had eaten there. It was a 10 minute walk away. There are so many good restaurants in DC, this is one of them.

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Weston, Massachusetts
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112 reviews 112 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013

The grilled octopus appetizer was chewy, but flavorful and nicely presented. The sardine appetizer was also nicely presented, but could have been crispier. The duck Mousaka was absolutely superb but the presentation was lacking. It arrived as a big brown block, sitting in brown sauce with no garnish or some accompanying colorful veggie. The lamb chops were excellent. The wine... More

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