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2201 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-4401 (Formerly Kapanos)
+1 202-234-5000
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Mon - Wed 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Thu 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Atlanta, Georgia
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123 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

The atmosphere was great.. got seated right away with our reservation. Menu was a little OTT but our server helped lots.. She was a little intimidating about how we HAD to order but it worked out. Eggplant 🍆 starter was amazing chick pea thing not so much.. Squid 🐙 special with sausage was a definite no with our group. Brussel... More 

Thank Melkai_123
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We totally enjoyed our dinner at this lovely Mediterranean restaurant serving northern Greek food. The menu is designed for small plates. It was suggested by our very attentive staff, that we order 2 to 3 items each. We ordered 5, however our dip platter was great, but probably better for a larger group than the 2 of us.We also ordered... More 

Thank Sandra M
Sewickley, PA
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80 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We were in the City visiting our two adult children, one of whom LOVES this place for brunch. We reserved a nice table in the back, ordered bottomless pineapple mimosas, and studied the menu. There was a lot to like. We tried several spreads including the chickpea, eggplant, and taramasalata selections. These were served with perfect hot pillowy pita, and... More 

Thank lawmom611
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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50 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Shared a lot of menu items with a table of 6. Everything was good, but nothing I found that was memorable or would go back for a second visit. Good neighborhood restaurant. The staff was attentive and offered suggestions.

Thank MFred
Mattituck, New York
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to the sandwich side of their restaurant for lunch and it was delicious! I got a sandwich called the Notorious P.I.G. it had roast pork and pineapple and chicharonnes all on a toasted sesame seed long roll. Staff was very friendly.

Thank Maryanne S
Alexandria, Virginia
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20 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 29, 2017

We took our best friends and neighbors as well as our niece her ein DC for an internship to brunch here. It is not the first time we have been, but it was the first time I was not able to get the time I wanted. They did find room, and so we got 5 at a table for 4.... More 

Thank Michael M
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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29 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 6, 2017 via mobile

I been there w my friends a few time! They have a really good HH, amazing food, we always have a there different dip, spanakopita. Also stuff is amazing! They are really nice, and welcome! And we had for dessert bread pudding-outstanding! Definitely coming back!

Thank MilicaR93
Albany, New York
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 28, 2016

Christmas Eve dinner- nice atmosphere, excellent service. We had several plates which we shared. The Half Chicken was excellent. Good wine selection. Great Experience.

Thank THWND22
Bowie, Maryland, United States
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283 reviews
239 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 67 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 27, 2016

This was our first visit to Kapnos, and hands down, it was one of the best meals we have ever had. We opted for the tasting menu with wine pairing. We told Darcy, our server, a few things we weren't particularly interested in and a few things that we definitely wanted to have and she and the kitchen handled it... More 

Thank KPR18
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15 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed December 5, 2016 via mobile

I'm totally surprised as I was expecting the best quality based on recommendation of one of my friends . The Starters were not up to the level . Main courses , Lamb and Octopus were average in total not a good experience . I will not come again

Thank Abdullah A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Large groups, Bar scene, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2201 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-4401 (Formerly Kapanos)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-234-5000

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