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Jinya Ramen Bar

1336 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3611
+1 202-588-8560
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“ramen” (20 reviews)
“noodles” (11 reviews)
“edamame” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Asian, Japanese, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
1336 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3611
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Ate here for dinner and was favorable impressed, The food was very good and the service was also good. I would recommend this restaurant.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank 2Litllion
Reviewed December 11, 2018

We went twice. Had poke bowl and a variety of noodle dishes with friends. Wantons are made there and great. You can make the food as salty and spicy as you want with the table condiments. Get reservations as this is a popular place.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank MelbourneMitch
Reviewed December 10, 2018

Glad I found this place on a chilly day in DC. A warm soup is always a great option in days like these. The server suggested I tried their signature ramen - Black Tonkotsu Ramen, and I did. He said it was a richer version...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank dreamer8313
Reviewed December 5, 2018 via mobile

I was a little disappointed when I walked into Jinyu and virtually none of the employees was Japanese - but there were a lot of Japanese customers, always a great sign! And man, they sure delivered some tasty ramen! Service was fast and friendly enough....More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TipperNC
Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

Great lunch spot near Logan Circle. Spacious two-story interior ramen bar. Lots of meat choices on the menu but the true gem is the creamy vegan ramen. The broth is a medium-spicy purée of cauliflower, kelp, and mushroom; with tofu chunks, spinach, green onions, and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank greenescrubs
Reviewed November 10, 2018 via mobile

A great, buzzing, delicious ramen place. Slurp Up Cilantro with extra soup and bok choy made a lighter, tasty and filling dinner without the need for the ever-tempting kaedama. The Sprouting Up Ramen was a richer but equally delicious soup. And of course the pork...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank jeffbP5959NF
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Great place/great food. Employee Cherokee makes it, great drink/food recommendations/ great service.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank paulbflin
Reviewed October 22, 2018 via mobile

Delicious ramen! Be ready for very spicy if you like hot. Very hip bar with youth vibes. Very quick service.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank HilldaleGal
Reviewed September 3, 2018

We arrived after spending the last 12 hours flying across the Atlantic, tired, hungry and jet lagged. This was one block away from our hotel and looked a good place to eat So it's a typical ramen bar. The menu looks very familiar. Service was...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank MarkRoddis
Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

Not great. Service was ok. It was very busy and nothing really made me want to go back. Ramen was ok not great dumplings were the same thing. Sake wasn’t good either. I’ll try again but it’s been several months and I live across the...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Hello1220
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
Good for
Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1336 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3611
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-588-8560
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