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Sticky Rice

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1224 H St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4445 (12th)
11:30 am - 2:00 am
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Sun - Thu 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Fri - Sat 11:30 am - 3:00 am
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The Godzirra Roll and what everyone talks about. Yes they are great, even the tot sauce! But what I really love here is noodle bowls. Singapore is my favorite, very spicy though! And I also also love the DIRTY VEGAN get it with soba noodles.

Thank SheKnowsOk
Hollywood, Florida
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29 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Fell into this small restaurant while wandering through the h street festival at lunchtime and were pleasantly surprised. While the physical space is nothing to write home about- the food was. This place takes on a very different vibe at night with two bars and karaoke. The food was great. We were a group of 4 and had edamame. Sweet... More 

Thank susanjeffrey
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 17, 2016

Sticky balls are to die for. I am dead. Thats right, I died. So good! If you havent been to NE to try it yet, get delivery from Uber or Postmates. Or stop being lazy! BOOM!

Thank Sharkeyonthecut
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270 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 30, 2016

In a part of town that seems a little shady this small asian joint took us completely by surprise. The food was terrifically seasoned and cooked to perfection. Spicy shrimps, Veggie tempure plate, sticky wings - everything was crispy and tasted wonderful. And the service was sort of eccentric, but very kind. Really want come back some day.

Thank atlanticophelia
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2016 via mobile

Tried this place out and glad we did! Seemed like a little swanky bar when we walked in, but after being seated in the dining area upstairs, I was a little more at ease. The staff were great and the food...amazeballs! The sweet potato tater tots are to die for and the spicey steak with udon noodles was even more... More 

Thank Drew N
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 8, 2016 via mobile

Thoroughly enjoyed dinner here with adult family members on a Saturday night. Good was tasteful in its preparation and presentation. Servers were friendly and relaxed. There was enough background music/noise to be hip but still allowed conversations without yelling. I would go back in a heartbeat!!

Thank David L
Paris, France
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93 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 19, 2016 via mobile

Enjoyed the outdoor patio and the food. You can get noodles, sushi, maki, and various rice dishes. The inside was too loud.

Thank wts765
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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137 reviews
94 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 12, 2016

The Godzirra rolls are not to be missed. Well...as those tots...gotta get those too. The service is quick and they have a pretty big menu. The service is especially good because they work as a team, and everyone is around to help you, not just your server. Haven't had something there that I didn't like. Even vegan friends continue to... More 

Thank Megan H
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 11, 2015 via mobile

Came here for the first time and had very high hopes. It's very cool - good music, very hip, and the food is really excellent. Great comfort food, not at all pretentious. However, the drag show on at the time was dreadful. Mostly because of the sound system - too loud and distorted. And none of the restaurant management did... More 

Thank sjc200
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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335 reviews
311 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 82 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 26, 2015

As starters, we got the crispy tater tots with their spicy mayo. Crunch-tastic. Also had the ribs, a bit firm but lots of flavor. Tried the Hamachi sashimi, and it was very fresh. Also had soba noodle salad with spinach, it was ok. Sampled the tempura tuna roll with avocado, a great crunch with smooth and firm inside. The menu... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$6 - $20
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Fusion
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1224 H St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-4445
  • Public Transportation: On X2 bus line- blocks from Union Station and Metro- On the future Streetcar line!
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 202-397-7655

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