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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner


$20 - $30

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Downtown / Chinatown
0.5 miles from Smithsonian Institution Building
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Reviewed March 9, 2020

Very nice restaurant. We went with two vegans and they had plenty of menu choices. All was delicious. Scallops by the non-vegans were delicious. Entrees of rack of lamb was a bit small on the portion. The stuffed quail was nicely done. Dessert of a...More

Date of visit: March 2020
Reviewed October 19, 2019

Despite an unpromising start -- down a very long flight of stairs, to a completely empty dining room, where we were seated in lonely splendor at the opposite end from a small, lively bar, with only the bartender to wait on us -- we had...More

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed October 6, 2019 via mobile

Cozy place in a cellar. Nice quite place. I had the flat iron steak. Very very tender . Veggies were fresh and tasty. My wife had the chicken supreme. Excellent. Great service. Absolutely

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed July 7, 2019 via mobile

This is the second time that I have been to Cedar when visiting DC. We come here because of the diversity of the menu and the diet restrictions for some of our group. The cedar menu has a very diverse offering which is fantastic. I...More

Date of visit: June 2019
Reviewed May 4, 2019 via mobile

Stumbled upon this restaurant on a Saturday night about 7:00 pm walking by thinking it was a bar and we’d have a drink with bar food. Wrong. We went to a restaurant. Very welcoming and friendly service. The food was spectacular. 2 of us had...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Reviewed April 17, 2019 via mobile

Good food and good drinks. Service exceptional. Lightning just right. Great for after work. Love the bar menu.

Date of visit: December 2018
Reviewed April 14, 2019

Our server was very friendly and pleasant, but professional. A perfect combination! The food was very good as well. I had the soup of the day which was good, and the fish of the day, which was an extremely well prepared Asian bass. The place...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Reviewed April 11, 2019

We were lucky to visit for brunch during Restaurant Week. With 8 in our party, everyone had a different food profile. We picked the right place! There was a menu for Vegans and a menu for meat-eaters that included several unusual game items, 3 courses...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Reviewed April 3, 2019 via mobile

My friend and I started in the bar and then took our table. Every thing was great until a loud group was seated at the next table. Fortunately we were about to leave anyway. I'm curious to see what will change when their ground floor...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Reviewed February 24, 2019

Enjoyed a fun and festive birthday brunch here! We had our own cute little dining room. Staff was attentive to our every need and helped make it a great celebration. The food was excellent - the chicken and waffles were a big hit with several...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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June 9, 2016|
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Response from KailuaGal | Reviewed this property |
My sister is a vegetarian (not quite vegan) and they accommodated her. So, I believe they would accommodate a vegan, as well. I would call the restaurant to double check that way there are no surprises.
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