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7271 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2959 (Elm Street)
11:00 am - 10:00 am
Closed now
All hours
Sun 11:00 am - 10:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 12:00 am
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Annapolis, MD
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117 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

Food is excellent! Lunch special is phenomenal value, $25 with four courses and a glass of sangria. Every plate was delicious! I've been to one of their other locations and they are consistently good!

Thank Hank G
Cairo, Egypt
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111 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Such a friendly waiter (Brian) and great variety of dishes to choose from. We tried the endives, tortilla, scallops, shrimp, and ended with a great ice cream that came with a nicely baked biscuit. It was a sunny day but still sitting inside with a window view of the street made our seating better. A truly enjoyable experience

Thank sherine204
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Group of 8 for business dinner. I asked out server to just keep it coming and she took care of several tapas rounds. Delicious. Nice change from the ordinary.

Thank Matt C
Potomac, Maryland
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265 reviews
212 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We hadn't been here for a while, but returned due to the DC location's Michelin award. It was better than we remembered. The hot bread with garlic/rosemary olive oil was delicious. We split 5 tapas--figs with serrano ham, crab salad, rice with mushrooms and cheese, baked pasta paella and skirt steak--all very, very good. We finished with the chocolate dessert--outstanding.... More 

Thank RonFG
Bethesda, Maryland
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18 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I got back to Jaleo after a long absence . It was always delicious . This last time though it was memorable from the sangria to all the delicious tapas .., the only minor disappointment was the abbreviated dessert menu. Last time the dessertts were to die for. This time around they were delicious but not heavenly as before .... More 

Thank 156sylvie111
Kensington, MD
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266 reviews
171 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

There's a reason that people rave about Jaleo - it's a great restaurant! I took a guest to Jaleo for brunch on Sunday and we had a wonderful time. The atmosphere is beautiful and welcoming and sitting down you step away from the outside, ready to enjoy the food. The menu is varied, especially for brunch and we ordered chicken... More 

Thank Beverly F
lake geneva, United States
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8 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Nice atmosphere, good food, expensive. I'm from a small town in WI, this meal seems expensive but I'm assuming its normal in DC.

Thank Dewey P
Fort Lauderdale, Florida
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best part of this experience was the bread with olive oil dip and the butternut soup. Very good but from there it went down hill fast. Brussels too salty, scallops not fresh, salmon was mushy and the calamari was rotten. It had the smell of ammonia, they took it off the bill but appetite was gone after that. Service was... More 

Thank YounggunsFishing
Arlington, Virginia
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89 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went for lunch and ordered several small plates. The steak was excellent - very tender. We had the oysters sprinkled with a splash of gin. Very tasty. There is a wide variety of choices. You cannot go wrong

Thank Kauaidudette
Titusville, Florida
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185 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 130 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Service and food both disappointing for our party of 4. Started with being seated at a 2-top when our reservation was clearly for 4. Spent all night trying to keep the servers from pouring still water into my glass of sparkling water (I failed). When we asked the server for additional details of the dishes he was not very knowledgeable.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$30 - $30
Latin, Mediterranean, Spanish
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Bar scene, Kids, Special occasions, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 10:00 am
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 12:00 am
11:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7271 Woodmont Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-2959
    (Elm Street)
  • Public Transportation: We are walking distance from the Bethesda Metro Station on the Red Line.
  • Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
  • Phone Number: 13019130003

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