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Meiwah

Dupont Circle
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1200 New Hampshire Ave NW, Mmm, Washington DC, DC 20036-6802
(202) 833-2888
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Today
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Boyers, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I ate at Meiwah twice during my last business trip to DC and the food was excellent both times. The sauteed General Tso's Chicken is a great choice. If, like me, you live in the boonies and aren't familiar with city dining--learn to embrace take-out while you're in DC. It's easier than waiting for a table. Call ahead.

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Worcester, Massachusetts
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9 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here on the day of our arrival. After traveling we just wanted to find something close to our hotel and agreed on Meiwah's. The servers were friendly, courteous and prompt. The food portions were quite big and we probably could have shared among the table. That said, the price point was spot on and made it an affordable... More 

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6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I always visit this restaurant when am in DC. this food is amazing, great location. Good food at an affordable rate.

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ajj022600
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great!! Beware they give you huge portions! We are a family of 5 and could have split 3 meals with the food we ordered. Being on vacation we couldn't take anything with us and had to waste so much food.

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Thank Ajj022600
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've been here several times before over the years and have had very good Chinese food. Yesterday's meal was disappointing, particularly the meat spring roll. Not very favorable or crisp. Chicken with black bean sauce was good, but not great. The restaurant was extremely noisy for lunch so had difficulty hearing conversation. Will try again, since an outlier from prior... More 

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Cork
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14 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

I love Chinese food but this place was a real disappointment. Once they sit you down at your table they are just in a rush to get you fed, make you pay your bill and get out again to free up the seat for the next customer, even though when we were there it wasn't busy. I ordered a chicken... More 

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Grand Junction
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73 reviews
25 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We wanted some authentic Chinese food and we got it here. Wonderful service at great taste... better than the typical American Chinese places.

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Thank denniss867
Cork
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

Love Chinese food and was excited to try this spot on our first night in Washington. We were left very disappointed with tasteless food. $50 for two of us excluding drinks so not exactly cheap. Would not eat here again. Mediocre at best.

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Thank Lisa L
Ras Al Khaimah, United Arab Emirates
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140 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2016

With a Chinese food craving, my wife and I stopped here for dinner. The place was extremely busy which raised our expectations. Unfortunately this was soon dashed when we were presented with the rather tasteless meals. My wife asked for chicken and cashew nuts which surprisingly was not on the menu, no problem was the waiters response, what was served... More 

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Kensington, California
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76 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2016 via mobile

Swear the dumplings were filled with stovetop stuffing. Need i say more. Having come from the bay area this place is not as good as the reviews it gets

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
Saturday
12:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 New Hampshire Ave NW, Mmm, Washington DC, DC 20036-6802
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighborhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: (202) 833-2888

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