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Sunrise Cafe

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1102 17th NW Street, Washington DC, DC 20036
+1 202-463-0032
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good42%
  • Average15%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“home fries” (4 reviews)
“rye toast” (2 reviews)
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1102 17th NW Street, Washington DC, DC 20036
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Reviewed December 17, 2017 via mobile

Fast, hot and delicious. And inexpensive! Pancakes, three sandwiches and drinks for $24. Cannot ask for better

Thank awielar
Reviewed November 19, 2017

We were visiting Washington DC for a day from Harrisburg, PA, and began our day with breakfast here. The breakfast bagels were delicious! I had a sausage, egg, cheese and hash brown bagel, which was great. The prices were good too. It's a small place...More

Thank Chris H
Reviewed November 8, 2017 via mobile

Food was decent. I️ had biscuits and gravy, eggs, and Home fries. The portion was large and the price is good. The inside has a small bar area to sit at, but most of the seating was outside and unavailable the day we went due...More

Thank lotsofopinions
Reviewed September 15, 2017 via mobile

Nice to find good food ar reasonable prices in this overpriced city! Just good breakfast food, nothing fancy. There are two potato options hash brown or home fries. We did not care for home fries, they seemed to be more like a boiled potato rather...More

Thank Michael H
Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

We stayed at Mayflower hotel which was right around the corner. We googled a place for breakfast and found this place so we decided to check it out. Like other comments, the seating is very limited as the shop is very small however we managed...More

Reviewed August 16, 2017

It is a challenge to find good food for a low price in the heart of DC, but this cafe has it. I had a good hearty breakfast that was prepared well and fast. The place is tiny so going on off hours may help...More

Thank lowlander46
Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for a quick bite. The seating is extremely limited. We took a table outside and this place stayed busy, but most orders were taken to go. Food was delicious, we had no complaints.

Thank lynnesx
Reviewed July 26, 2017

You can spend less than $10.00 per head and get enough food to keep you going all day. Limited outdoor seating only, but if the weather is nice, this is the place to go.

Thank JBClark
Reviewed July 24, 2017

As my title says, generic breakfast. We had omelettes, with toast and hash browns on the side. Very filling. If you want something healthy, go elsewhere.

Thank chazzq
Reviewed July 17, 2017 via mobile

If you need to fill the hole, they have omlets at this hole in the wall. A. Couple of sidewalk table but I found the food rather bland If not tasteless. Restaurant prices but walk-up food. Veggies in omlet are obviously frozen and ham is...More

Thank Buttaman
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating
Good for
Kids, Families with children
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1102 17th NW Street, Washington DC, DC 20036
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-463-0032
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