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China Town

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3207 Mount Pleasant St NW, Washington DC, DC 20010-2103
+1 202-332-8955
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11:00 - 00:30
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Sun - Thu 11:00 - 23:30
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Atlanta USA
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545 reviews
314 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 208 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016 via mobile

There's nothing to see. Just a pretty gate. No culture or sights here - oh except the homeless people who litter the streets on every corner / big disappointment - we ended up eating in an Irish pub in China town / that was very average too!

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Thank Expattraveler100
Stoke-on-Trent, England, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

The majority of people on the street looks like they are homeless which is sad to see. The arch going into China town was lovely however that is all that was good about it. We stopped to have a bite to eat and was very disappointed with the "meal " The meal had been microwaved and the service very poor.... More 

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Thank DebMc6516
Beirut, Lebanon
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42 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

It is a very different neighborhood than what u would see in all DC. It is nice to see and to walk through not in a car only. I advise it at night. The chinese restaurants there are good and tasty as they serve a typical Chinese cuisine

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Thank Jessy S
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41 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

I expected a bigger Chinatown in Washington DC – I guess because it's a large city. There was about one block to Chinatown. Not much to see. Dilapidated buildings. I would not walk through it. Driving through it takes about a minute. If the GPS happens to take me through Chinatown, fine. Otherwise I would not make my way into... More 

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Thank winnsmash
Boston, Massachusetts
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10 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 May 2016

While on my way to Maryland,I thought I'd stop by. I wouldn't go out of my way to go here but, It's definitely worth a visit if your'e in the area. Streets are very clean and there are plenty of places to enjoy a nice meal.

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Thank travel7753
DeWitt, Michigan
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636 reviews
387 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 167 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 April 2016

Even on a rainy day this is a fun place to at least walk through. My granddaughter wanted to see it and she had fun with all the business of the area. Glad we took the time to stop and site see.

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Thank SharieN_13
Stavanger, Norway
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80 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

My teenagers wanted to see China Town. It seemed to be almost only restaurants there. Also, the neighbourhood was not the most inviting. Got a little scared by some homeless, so did not stay there for long. Maybe on a warm and sunny day we would have a better experience, but it was not worth the visit.

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Thank Eirik K
Kent
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80 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2015 via mobile

Nice area but all the restaurants look tired and not very nice at all, they all look grubby, we did eat in a restaurant called China garden, plate swimming in grease ... Yuk

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Thank thehorts
Rockford, Illinois
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134 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2015

There's not much to do there. We were hoping for local shopping and local restaurants. We found a run down area that was a little scary to walk through. We saw just a few local shops....but a lot of chain stores/restaurants.

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Thank Pottman
Amsterdam, The Netherlands
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21 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 July 2015

This is a small neighborhood carryout with a couple of tables inside if you want to eat in. All the expected chinese favorites....I almost always get shrimp fried rice with 4 chicken wings and mumbo sauce.....yum!! Perhaps not your gourmet chinese experience, but reliably good tasting food at reasonable prices so they get my business nearly every week!

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Thank EverybodyisaCritic

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:30
Monday
11:00 - 23:30
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:30
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:30
Thursday
11:00 - 23:30
Friday
11:00 - 00:30
Saturday
11:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3207 Mount Pleasant St NW, Washington DC, DC 20010-2103
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-332-8955

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