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701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
+1 202-638-0800
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Closes in 17 min
11:30 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great mediterranean food options. Their portion sizes are small - so make sure to order more than one stuff (if you are ordering the fish dishes).

Thank MDP_Love_Traveling
Reviewed 6 days ago

Beautiful corner location (set back) with great 1st impression as you walk through the doors. Friendly staff and good food/service. Be aware the prices seem low, however, the portions are very small. They get very busy but the diners are relaxed and you don't feel...More

Thank joeisle17
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dined there by myself for lunch on a Monday. The place was hopping but there were plenty of available tables and counter spaces in the bar area, where I was able to seat myself. Beautiful, airy interior with huge windows and plenty of natural light....More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Have been to 35 countries in my life but this is my number 1 pick. The food is phenomenal. The ambience breathtaking. The staff wonderful. The menu inspirational. Super high quality place!

Thank G_foodietravlr1212
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good Mediterranean restaurant! Interesting Tappas menu. Delicious cuisine. Great service. Recommend the Spanikopeta and the Bistek.

Thank BigPapiArturo
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been going to Zaytinya for many years now and I love it, the food, the prices and the ambiance is very good. They also have very nice cocktails!

Thank Adriana H
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a lovely restaurant and the service was excellent and the food pretty and delicious! Look forward to eating here again. Love walking around the neighborhood as well!

Thank Jeannie C
Reviewed 1 week ago

First let me thank Jose Andres for all you have done and are doing for the people of Puerto Rico. There are many restaurants to choose from in DC but we chose to come back here to support Jose's efforts, and because we love the...More

Thank Happy415
Reviewed 1 week ago

Me and some friends were in DC for a recent theatre trip and made reservations here for a Saturday night dinner before our show. We were seated immediately as we had arrived on time. The atmosphere is beautiful and they were quite busy. We had...More

Thank Valerie H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is supposed to be an excellent restaurant. It fooled us. The service was terrible -Most of our complaint. The server also asked for our drink order and proceeded to want our complete small plate order. We said we preferred to only order 2 small...More

Thank sensorydeb
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October 2, 2017|
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Response from Janet F | Reviewed this property |
I think it is always best to check with the restaurant directly. They do have a wide range of choices so there are probably things they could recommend without modification and then you could also see how willing they are to... More
October 2, 2017|
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Response from ZBerber | Reviewed this property |
I am sure they can !!! Just ask your waiter ....
May 5, 2017|
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Response from r0ger | Reviewed this property |
O don't really know if they have a dress code but the night I went there everybody was kind of sharp. I didn't see anyone in T shirts. I suggest you call them first
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$31 - $32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Romantic, Large groups, Families with children, Special occasions, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
    (G St.)
  • Public Transportation: Gallery Place/Chinatown station. 9 th & G St exit on the red, green and yellow lines.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-0800
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Zaytinya offers an innovative mezze menu inspired by Turkish, Greek and Lebanese cuisines, under the direction of renowned chef José Andrés, served up in a sleek and modern setting. Shared small plates, creative cocktails and unique Mediterranean wines make this spot one of DC’s top dining destinations.
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