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1200 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-6802
+1 202-331-7310
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (39 reviews)
“mixed grill” (87 reviews)
“seafood” (159 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
1200 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-6802
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This place is really good. I have allergies w/ seafood esp. if it's not fresh. The waiter said they get their fish daily and I ordered mahi-mahi w/ red curry sauce and seafood chowder. Both are cooked to perfection and very delicious. The sauce has...More

Thank Rexxi
Reviewed 6 days ago

We really enjoyed the mixed grill with very nice side dished (Brussels sprouts and potato mash) as well as the pasta accompanying the salmon. And the desserts were a treat as well. Go there if you have a chance :)

Thank Steen B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

În our first night in Washington we visit this restaurant. I suggest that try specifically American soup. Also grilled shrimp with pasta and garlic was ok. Good restaurant and reasonable price

Thank decebal73
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I tried Grillfish our first night in DC and it was wonderful. We ate outside on the patio and enjoyed the nice weather. I had the swordfish and it was amazing. The wait staff was excellent! Very nice find!

Thank Stan L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was tasty and it was a convenient location for the Marriott, Georgetown. We had the best server, LaToya!

Thank swilli4608
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

An employee at our hotel mentioned this place when I told him that we liked seafood. A bit off the tourist beaten path but a great find. The owner is very warm, friendly and welcoming. Our server was warm and pleasant. The atmosphere is interesting...More

Thank 894robertj
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Oysters are really good; also enjoyed crab dish. Service is fast. Location is convenient to hotel in the center of Georgetown.

Thank monalisaMinnesota
Julian O, Manager at Grillfish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thanks for dining with us and the kind words!

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed a wonderful meal at Grillfish. I have allergies in addition to Celiac. Our waitperson was excellent, checking with the chef on several possible selections. I loved my meal of Halibut, Mixed Grilled Veggies, and the Watermelon Salad was a surprise flavor combo I...More

2  Thank PattyPoston
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Nice gem, lovely food! Portions are very small but you can taste more than one dish at least. Not an affordable at all but good for a very romantic dinner. Decor is exceptional!!! Staff is so kind and the bread and butte is a delight!

Thank Shanti A
Julian O, Manager at Grillfish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

I appreciate the feedback! Thanks for joining us for dinner!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You need to make a reservation. We waited for 45 minutes for a table on a Monday evening. But it was worth the wait. The seafood dishes we had were delicious. I had mussels over linguini, and my husband had mixed fish diablo, a bit...More

Thank electra_10
Julian O, Manager at Grillfish, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We appreciate your waiting to dine with us, and yes, we recommend reservations! We're glad you had a great time!

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Lulu H
23 August 2018|
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Response from Twana J | Reviewed this property |
I was alone while travelling and actually felt very safe everywhere I went. Several restaurants have happy hour specials, but I don't drink so I really could not recommend a specific place.
Betsy P
24 April 2018|
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Response from Scott C | Reviewed this property |
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16 February 2018|
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Response from Globe2 | Reviewed this property |
This is a restaurant where good casual clothes work, e.g., jeans with nice sweater or polo shirt and decent shoes. We found locals having lunch & dinner both during work and after work dressed in suits, dresses, heels, etc... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
11:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-6802
    (M St.)
  • Public Transportation: Red Line -Dupont Circle. 19th street exit, walk down 19th St. to M St., turn right. 2 and a half blocks to the corner of New Hampshire & M St. Blue/Orange Line -Foggy Bottom/GWU. Go left toward Washington Circle. Walk across Washington Circle to New Hampshire Ave. Walk 2 blocks on New Hampshire to the corner of New Hampshire & M St.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-331-7310
  • E-mail
We source the finest, sustainable & local ingredients to create handcrafted food & beverages. Our setting is unmatched and the best casual, neighborhood dining in the West End. The bar is ornately decorated with massive mirrors, large columns and a multitude of glowing candles. These, along with the open kitchen where flames leap from the grill, create a warmth and intimacy in a casual atmosphere.
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