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DGS Deli

1317 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
+1 202-293-4400
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good34%
  • Average18%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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American, Delicatessen, Kosher
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1317 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
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Reviewed 17 April 2017

We reserved a table for the first Seder for Passover. I called inn advance and asked whether we would be required to buy Prix-Fix Passover dinner which is $55 per person, or we would be able to order from the menu. I was told there...More

Thank 649,001
Reviewed 13 March 2017

The pastrami sandwich was incredible, one of the best I've had. This is a little restaurant that you would walk by without noticing it but its definitely worth going to

1  Thank Gemma M
Reviewed 16 February 2017

If you like a good Jewish deli, you will love DGS! This is a great place to get brunch, or a home cooked, comfort dinner! The service is great, and the atmosphere is fun. We had a reservation, which I definitely recommend making. They have...More

1  Thank mrsiss
Reviewed 18 January 2017

This place hits the spot after touring DC on a cold day in winter. Decent Jewish deli fair cooked and served by gentiles, but what else is new?

Thank Eric W
Reviewed 8 January 2017

If you like Jewish deli food, you'll love DGS! I had a turkey Reuben and lots of pickles. YUM! My sister had Matzah Ball soup and brussel sprouts - also winners.

1  Thank HBR2000
Reviewed 29 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I were extremely satisfied with our meals. It is a bit pricey but worth it. The service was great and our waitress was very friendly. The Matzo Ball soup was awesome especially after walking around all day in the cold weather. We...More

Thank Melissa Z
Reviewed 28 December 2016 via mobile

Don't kid yourselves folks, this is not kosher and should not be described as such. I booked a table with my wife on the basis of it being kosher and found to my annoyance that it is 'kosher-style' which in of itself is just dumb....More

2  Thank Baronite
Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Went to DGS Deli with a group of folks and everyone to a person was raving about the food and service. We sampled many items on the menu and the Matzoh Ball Soup, Corned Beef and Bread Pudding Dessert were top notch. Highly recommend to...More

Thank Neil S
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Busy and crowded on Friday night. The coned beef was very good, as was the bread. My wife's mushroom-barley soup was excellent. BUT this is the thinnest deli sandwich I've ever had, and at $15 it's not a bargain.

Thank walpurgisnacht
Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Good bread, good pastrami, fast service, reasonable prices, what else can you say. Convenient location by DuPont circle.

1  Thank Robert W
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
10:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 21:30
11:30 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1317 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-293-4400
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