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California Tortilla

728 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3716
+1 202-638-2233
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good57%
  • Average16%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“burrito” (19 reviews)
“tacos” (6 reviews)
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Mexican, Fast food, Southwestern, Vegetarian Friendly
728 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3716
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Reviewed 9 November 2017

We were hungry after the Spy Museum and stumbled across this place. Boy are we glad we did. The tacos were fresh and flavorful and the prices were not bad at all. I ordered one fish taco and one of the specialty shrimp tacos that...More

Thank Lisa M
Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Was walking from from Portrait Museum to my hotel and ran across this joint on Taco Tuesday. Ordered the tacos and salsa. One taco was steak and one was seasoned hamburger. I would skip the hamburger next time and get to steak.

Thank Timothy E
Reviewed 20 September 2017

I was staying at the POD hotel in the Chinatown area and I frequented California Tortilla often. Mexican food is usually my top choice and this restaurant provided what I was looking for!

Thank Randy D
Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

If you have kids, no matter the age, you want healthy fresh food that they can enjoy and this place is exactly that. They also have a great selection of hot sauces that you can adf to your meal for free. Enjoy

Thank Martin H
Reviewed 11 August 2017

I didn't know why Mexican restaurant in Chainatown? I guess they serve a few Asian-kinda dish, so that's why? I ate Korean BBQ bowl, my friend had some kind of shrimp bowl, I tried hers and it was so yummy! I really liked mine too....More

Thank 434emiy
Reviewed 21 June 2017 via mobile

Ordered two "street tacos". One blacked fish, fair taste that seems to be made bland to appeal to the masses. The other was the California Screamin'. Blackened chicken, veggies, salsa and California Screamin' sauce. It was marked with a "spicy" symbol on the menu. Much...More

Thank SkipCindy
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

We were looking for a quick lunch and found it here. Fresh, priced well and big servings. Clean tables and glass. Recommended

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We visited on Friday, September 16, 2016 at about 12:55p.m. near L'Enfant Plaza station in the District 🤗👍🏾 service during this high time was quick and easy. There was hardly a line and the wait was between 3-4 minutes for the food. I ordered the...More

Thank Jeffery B
Reviewed 5 August 2016

Fresh ingredients and not too expensive. Large portions and helpful service. Nothing bad to say about it!

Thank Wendy D
Reviewed 10 July 2016

While I went to the restroom, my mother checked the menu out. When I came out, she didn't like it (it was very limiting) and wanted to leave. On the way out, the worker called out, "Thanks!" in a very rude tone.

Thank Lord H
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 21:00
10:00 - 22:45
10:00 - 22:45
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 728 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3716
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-2233
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