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705 6th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3703
+1 202-589-1600
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“ramen” (227 reviews)
“noodles” (76 reviews)
“tuna poke” (14 reviews)
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Japanese, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
705 6th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3703
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I came here with several work colleagues. I booked a table for seven using OpenTable and arrived at the appointed time, only to find that our designated table was occupied and wasn't going to be free for quite some time. So, we were left hanging...More

Thank Richard P
Reviewed 6 days ago

I go to Daikaya when I want consistently flavorful ramen. I always get the veggie ramen with spice bomb and it is the bomb! My husband gets spicy miso ramen also consistently delicious. The menu is limited but there are lots of add on's you...More

Thank esopus35
Reviewed 1 week ago

I went there by myself for a quick lunch on a Sunday. The I was told there would be a 20 minute wait but was seated quicker than that. I was seated at a common table with other solo and couple diners, but the elevated...More

Thank Angela W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pretty happening place. Expect to wait at least 45 minutes for a table. Atmosphere is buzzing and music is loud. Ramen is OK (this is coming from someone who is Asian, who has been to Japan and is from Vancouver where ramen is ubiquitous). I...More

Thank Elaine L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was pretty delicious even though I have a weak stomach and my pee was surprisingly bright yellow some hours after food, which I guess may be due to some colorant they put somewhere? Gross stuff aside, what I enjoyed the most was the...More

Thank Groningen1
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you see a mix of reviews on Daikaya, it's largely because it's essentially two different restaurants on more or less the same site. Downstairs is a lower priced ramen restaurant that is extremely popular and does not take reservations. Upstairs (there is a separate...More

1  Thank ElaineAndGreg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I've eaten twice at the Ramen restaurant downstairs and loved that. I tried upstairs this time (separate entrance) when meeting an old friend who was in DC for a conference and ability to have a conversation. Beautiful décor and ambiance and the food is of...More

Thank GettingAround8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A cozy little spot where the staff is really friendly. The ramen was great . i had the spicy which was just spicy enough. Prices are moderate. I would highly recommend to make a reservation or go upstairs for a few drinks while you wait...More

Thank mollywan
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

We dined upstairs at would I would call Asian fusion tapas. It was really good. Prices were typical for a very good sushi restaurant but very worth it. Loved the decor, food was outstanding service was phenomenal shout out to Erica who really knows the...More

Thank Sharon S
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

It’s important to know that there’s an upstairs, Asian, tapas style restaurant that takes reservations and the Ramen restaurant on the street level that does not take reservations. Both restaurants share the same name but you can’t order Ramen dishes upstairs. We unknowingly made reservations...More

Thank LM77WashingtonDC
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 10:00
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 22:30
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 705 6th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3703
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-589-1600
  • E-mail
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