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1330 Maryland Ave SW, Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC, DC 20024-2100
+1 202-787-6868
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  • Excellent43%
  • Very good34%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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American, International, Asian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
1330 Maryland Ave SW, Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC, DC 20024-2100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

on-site restaurant. quiet, relaxed place. decent menu with plenty of variety. wait staff is friendly and helpful. really enjoyed breakfast here

Thank jon s
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

This was a family weekend with kids and toddlers. We originally thought about spending the weekend at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel. Glad, we did not. Muze restaurant experience was terrible. Slow service and food came out almost cold. Noodles soggy due to waiting too long...More

Thank Joanna F
MOWashingtonDCHotel, Director of Sales at Muze, responded to this reviewResponded 5 September 2017

Dear Joanna F, Please accept our sincere apologies for your recent experience. We strive to completely satisfy and delight all of our guests and we were unable to accomplish that during your family's visit. I do hope you will enjoy your future travels. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

I had dinner here last weekend with my wife and son. Muze is a gem of an East-West fusion restaurant. I had baked oysters as a first course and they were delicious. For an entree, I had a Thai inspired chicken curry that matched the...More

Thank Greg M
Reviewed 28 August 2017

we went on restaurant week prior to going to artechouse. We opted for the restaurant menu week option for 35$- we each chose an appetizer, entrée and dessert. My chicken lettuce wrap app was good, as were our entrée crabcakes. I had a delicious chocolate...More

Thank Kinzers
Reviewed 5 August 2017

I had breakfast and dinner there. The staff remembered me after my first visit, and welcomed me as family! Excellent mix of asian and american, prepared and served with perfection!

Thank Rum1948
Reviewed 4 August 2017

Overall breakfast had a lot of options but lunch and dinner was limited for vegetarian options so we ate out mostly. The one day we did have breakfast I tried the porridge it was pretty disgusting.

Thank meworldtraveller
Reviewed 28 July 2017

During my stay, I mainly ate here for breakfast and chose the buffet. While it is a little pricey at $30, to me it is the better value than ordering a la carte(which I did once and was still hungry when I finished). The chocolate...More

Thank seetheworld600
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

My family and I decided to eat here on the last of our hotel stay. The restaurant has a great atmosphere and ambiance. Our servers "Dolly" and "Jesus" were really nice and cordial making sure we didnt need anything extra or if we had any...More

Thank southtexastraveller
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

Water was good but downhill from there! Sat for 30 minutes with no service. Asked for assistance. Finally gave up and left! Thinking of sending them a bill for my time. Couldn't pay me to go back!

Thank David R
Reviewed 20 July 2017

Expensive but lovely restaurant in mandarin oriental DC. Lots little extras like amuse Bouche and chocsmbut it is pricey. Cheapest bottle of red wine $48. I had Thai green curry $26 lovely. What they don't say is that they do a great children's menu too:...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Drinks, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Highchairs Available, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 10:30
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1330 Maryland Ave SW, Mandarin Oriental, Washington DC, DC 20024-2100 (Formerly Sou'Wester)
    (12th Street)
  • Public Transportation: Smithsonian (Orange and Blue Line) and L'Enfant Plaza (Yellow Line).
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-787-6868
  • E-mail
Blending contemporary design with space, light and scenic waterfront views of the Washington Channel, Muze offers an alluring ambiance in which to indulge in modern American cuisine with an Asian twist. Muze's distinctive design featuring dark wood banquets, floor-to-ceiling windows and dramatic wine cabinets provides the perfect backdrop for the exquisite and diverse menu, developed under the direction of Executive Chef Adam Tanner and his talented culinary team. Showcasing cuisine that reflects an 'East West Kitchen' concept, dishes feature only the finest local produce combined with the distinctive flavors of South East Asia. Our convenient all-day dining menu, seasonal outdoor seating on a terrace overlooking the hotel's gardens and open fire pits offers a choice of personalized dining options. A selection of hand-crafted cocktails and a comprehensive wine list enhance the dining experience.
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