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The Source by Wolfgang Puck

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Certificate of Excellence2015 - 2019 Winner
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PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian

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Menu

STARTERS
Taiwanese Beef Noodle Soup
Tender Beef Short Rib, Pickled Mustard Greens
Baby Gem Lettuce
Candied Cashews, Pickled Carrot, Chinese Mustard Vinaigrette
Spicy Tuna Tartare
Sesame-Miso Cones, Shaved Bonito, Pickled Ginger, Tobiko
Berkshire Pork & Cabbage Dumplings
Black Vinegar, Chili Oil, Fresh Ginger
Tiger Shrimp & Carrot Dumplings
Honey-Tamarind Vinaigrette, Toasted Nuts & Seeds in Chili Oil
Crispy Suckling Pig
Pennsylvania Rhubarb Puree, Pickled Cipollini, Sweet Bean Sauce
Premium Oysters
Broiled with Fried Chili Butter and Cold with Rice Vinegar Snow
Market Vegetable Potstickers
Vegetarian XO Sauce | Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette
MAINS
Pan Roasted Whole Bronzino
Fresh Yuzu Ponzu, Smoked Shallot Sauce
"Hong Kong" Style Ora King Salmon
Roasted Garlic & Chili Oil, Bok Choy, Aged Soy
Fragrant Chili Oil Poached Halibut
XO Fried Rice, English Peas, Crispy Garlic
Pan Roasted Amish Half Chicken
Sichuan Chili Sauce, Aromatic Sweet Soy
Creekstone Farm's Sichuan Peppercorn Crusted Filet Mignon "Au Poivre"
Hampshire Salt & Pepper Pork Chop
Char Siu Pineapple, Pickled Fennel
Pei Pa Duckling over Drunken Noodles
Citrus, Toasted Peanuts
Whole Roasted Duckling for Two
Sliced Duck Breast, Steamed Buns, Wok Fired Legs & Thighs
Colorado Lamb Stir Fry
Toasted Cumin, Crispy New Potatoes, Asparagus, Cilantro
FROM THE WOK
Stir Fried Mushrooms
Snow Pea Tendrils, Pickled Fresno Chili, Toasted Sesame
Drunken Noodle
Thai Chili, Stir Fried Mushrooms, Crushed Peanuts
XO & Crab Fried Rice
English Peas, Crispy Garlic, Scallion
Lo Mein Noodle
Shitake Mushrooms, Baby Bok Choy, Scallion
Vegetarian Dan Dan Noodle
Marinated Tofu, Sichuan Peppercorn, Roasted Peanut Sauce
Vegetable Stir Fry
Baby Bok Choy, Wok Roasted Carrots, Snow Peas
Hot & Numbing Sausage Fried Rice
Lop Cheong Sausage
7-COURSE TASTING MENU
$135 per person. This tasting menu offers guests a mixture of The Source's signature menu items. We focus on seasonal & local products of the highest quality throughout this experience.
Classic Wine Pairing $65
Premium Wine Pairing $95
About
Located in Washington D.C., The Source by Wolfgang Puck is the museum’s signature dining experience and features innovative Asian cuisine, paired with unmatched hospitality and service. The sleek and contemporary restaurant is spread out over three distinct levels. Dining experiences include a casual and convivial bar & lounge area, an elegant main dining room and a subterranean private dining room. The modern design boasts floor-to-ceiling windows that line the restaurant and a two-story glass wine wall that holds more than 2,000 bottles of the restaurant’s impressive collection. The bar and lounge area offers approachable dining in a casual setting with an array of small plates and Happy Hour
PRICE RANGE
$31 - $50
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Chinese, Asian
FEATURES
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Table Service, Highchairs Available
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We loved the ambiance and the different dishes we ordered; especially the crispy whole duck shared by two was the best we had ever tasted. The service was great and we will visit again for sure.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank Hermes139298
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My husband and I returned to our favorite DC restaurant for my birthday. We had the most delicious meal. First, we were greeted warmly and started off the evening with delicious, light scallion buns. Our waiter, Juan, was very helpful pointing out some treats from...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank HJC404
Reviewed June 7, 2019

While on a business trip, we visited this place. Unlike a few of Wolfgang Puck's other restaurants, this one was a winner. Excellent food (Korean BBQ Strip Steak is a must!), service, and atmosphere.

Date of visit: June 2019
Thank TBSoCal71
Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

I stopped in here for lunch and had one of the best lunch experiences of my two weeks in town. I had the rotisserie chicken, mac and cheese, and green beans. For food sitting under heat lamps, it was shockingly fresh and tasty. I also...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank passantes
Reviewed May 19, 2019

The moment you enter the restaurant you will have a sample or modernity and art. Yes it is pricey but it is experiential when it comes to their array of asian cuisine from appetizer to entrees to dessert. Our family friends together with my wife...More

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank happigolacky
Reviewed April 21, 2019

We had dinner last night at The Source again and it never fails to be wonderful. Under the new general manager, Luis Santiago, the service was perfect. Always has been one of our favorites and was again last night. They have now made their signature...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank Lynne F
Reviewed April 11, 2019

super recommended! location is good and valet parking makes getting in and out a breeze. Everyone there from the host/hostess to those clearing tables is a consummate professional.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Turbayveronica
Reviewed April 2, 2019 via mobile

Was on a romantic weekend getaway and decided last minute to try this out.Was very pleased.Very attentive staff who were on top of everything.My glass was never empty and dishes were whisked away as soon as you were done.The food was delicious.We ordered the tuna...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Ddg1003
Reviewed March 30, 2019

The Source, Washington DC, is an Asian fusion restaurant badged by celebrity chef Wolfgang Puck. Service in this restaurant is top class, and the food on offer includes Asian specialties from the wok as well as American cuisine. Wines are housed in a two storey...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank poppybill
Reviewed March 28, 2019

Stopped here for dinner with the family. We sat in the bar/lounge area. The food was amazing, seriously really good. The service was also amazing. Enjoyed every bite and moment. Thank you! **One tip, while the address is Pennsylvania Avenue the restaurant entrance is actually...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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heidilhc
December 2, 2018|
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Response from bargbin B | Reviewed this property |
No, it is not fixed.
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September 26, 2015|
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Response from trippinnow | Reviewed this property |
As with any restaurant/menu, it depends what day you visit, what time and what you order. But, 3 course dinner for two with drinks can easily run $250. Well worth it, if you can swing it.
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