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701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good29%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Lebanese, Mediterranean, European, Turkish, Greek, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
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Reviewed 1 week ago

First experience at this restaurant. Our waiter was attentive and helpful at assisting us with food choices. We LOVED the food and were able to sit outside which was nice because it was quite noisy in the restaurant though great atmosphere inside. The food was...More

Thank MindyW2014
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, nice place, nice staff! We read a lot of positive reviews about this restaurant and they all are true! We'll definitely come again!

Thank Roman L
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I would highly recommend this restaurant. After reading the other reviews we had to try it and we weren't disappointed. It lived up to the great reviews The atmosphere was nice and staff very helpful and pleasant. We really enjoyed our lunch. I wasn't sure...More

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 1 week ago

I loved this restaurant - the food was a such a great combination of different flavors. We tried several dishes and all were excellent. I never thought of combining watermelon with feta, and kalamata olives but wow it was so amazing. We also had an...More

Thank OttawaWi
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Mediterranean cuisine is unique, delicious and well presented. The small plates format gives ample opportunity to try a wide variety of dishes. My husband and I usually order about 6 dishes to share. The wine list is extensive. Waiters are well informed and can...More

Thank leesf2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was delicious. My friend who is Lebanese ordered for the table. Every single item was better than the item served before it. I wish I knew what we ate but from the quality it is clear that no matter what you order it...More

Thank anne r
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The menu has so many good choices we love it. It's our preferred place to go with friends and family and always surpass expectation.

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Got there early afternoon just as the business lunch group was leaving. We were visiting museums and needed a nice relaxing lunch and found it here. We aren't well versed in Mediterranean food but the waiter was very helpful. Everyone loved the thin bread and...More

Thank Beaches1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Zaytinya was highly recommended by friends who had been here a few months prior to us visiting. It was absolutely beautiful! The food was sensational, the waiting staff attentive and the decor gorgeous. Highly recommend this restaurant for tourists and locals alike.

Thank 142JanetH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I love this restaurant. My husband and I come here to celebrate what seems like every special occasion because I love it so much, but one of the things that's great is it's really very good value for the money and not something that will...More

Thank Alexa H
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2 October 2017|
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Response from Janet F | Reviewed this property |
I think it is always best to check with the restaurant directly. They do have a wide range of choices so there are probably things they could recommend without modification and then you could also see how willing they are to... More
2 October 2017|
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Response from kel400 | Reviewed this property |
i'm sure they accommodate restrictions. be sure to tell your server.
6 May 2017|
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Response from r0ger | Reviewed this property |
O don't really know if they have a dress code but the night I went there everybody was kind of sharp. I didn't see anyone in T shirts. I suggest you call them first
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$32
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 9th St NW, Edison Place, Washington DC, DC 20001-4572
    (G St.)
  • Public Transportation: Gallery Place/Chinatown station. 9 th & G St exit on the red, green and yellow lines.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: 2026380800
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Zaytinya offers an innovative mezze menu inspired by Turkish, Greek and Lebanese cuisines, under the direction of renowned chef José Andrés, served up in a sleek and modern setting. Shared small plates, creative cocktails and unique Mediterranean wines make this spot one of DC’s top dining destinations.
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