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Jackey Cafe

611 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3788
+1 202-408-1288
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good35%
  • Average25%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible11%
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“fried rice” (3 reviews)
“chicken” (6 reviews)
“chinese food” (5 reviews)
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Chinese, Asian
$$ - $$$
611 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3788
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Reviewed 27 May 2017

I'd not eaten in the tiny Chinatown left after the gentrification of the area in a while, but found myself with a friend downtown who was in the mood for Chinese. This place is a low key basement kind of place. No frills, to be...More

Thank Decoamie
Reviewed 1 November 2016

We came here upon stumbling this place in Chinatown. It looked like a truly authentic Chinese food place. We came here for dinner. We ordered the chicken fried rice, beef with pan-fried noodles and Mongolian beef. All dishes were very tasty and what you would...More

Thank twinklec28
Reviewed 31 August 2016

I had a lunch in this restaurant last week. one dish is called Stir-Fried spare ribs. they used pork loin centre chops instead of ribs. their explaining was that they always cooked like that and nobody complained. Are spare ribs and pork loin centre chops...More

Thank visitorw2016
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

Family vacation to DC. looking for Chinese food. If you are staying in china town DC not a bad place to look up and have lunch or dinner. Food came out quickly but service was not great. Bottom line cheap for DC and good to...More

Thank Dan C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

The chicken and vegetables, or Moo Goo Gai Pan, is very tasty. The prices are very reasonable, and the staff is friendly. They offer daily specials, some are only $3.50. You can't beat that. Don't let the fact that it's a basement restaurant discourage you.

Thank themrasw
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

We ordered the lunch special last week with prices from 5.95 to 6.95. I had the chicken with vegetables, and my husband had sweet and sour chicken. Each came with rice and egg roll. Big, tasty portions for a small price. The wonton soup was...More

Thank Buffy C
Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

Was awesome flavor! Great family meal.. Great Chinatown experience .. Waitresses were a bit rough and gratituy was added for party of 5 or more. Service was fine, food was excellent! Great family style dining

Thank Keeterbarn Corn... F
Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

Small family owned cafe. The food was good and filling. House fried rice and chicken on stick was enough for two people to split. Lots of items to choose from on the menu, so I asked what's popular. They said everything. They don't have very...More

Thank TeamBerman0626
Reviewed 15 February 2016

Looking for a small and quiet place to have a late dinner, this place fits the bill. The service was friendly and quick. The dinner combo is served in generous portion and has decent taste. Fun fact: this place was featured in a Food Network...More

Thank Anne S
Reviewed 2 February 2016

I usually stay away from small restaurants which offer hundreds of items spread out over six pages, because I know that there will be a freezer and microwave involved. So, I stick with vegetable dishes since I know they will be fresh. I ordered sauteed...More

Thank gabykouchacji
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
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Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol
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Open Hours
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
10:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 611 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3788
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-408-1288
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