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Rasika West End

1190 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1501
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good24%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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Open Now
11:30 - 14:30All hours
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1190 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1501
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Fresh and masterfully prepared Indian cuisine. The restaurant is very cool in decor and only surpassed by its food. Don't miss this place!

Thank pbf377
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This must be one of the top Indian restaurants in the world. My opinion is shared by friends who often visit India.

Thank Lars W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Spectacular addition to DC, Ashok Bajaj does it again. He has three Indian restaurants in DC and they are all excellent. I have dined here perhaps 20+ times, and I have never been disappointed. And I have been to India over 10 times--the food here...More

Thank TravellingSMH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

From the fried spinach appetizer to the tasty Indian donuts for desert the experience was fantastic. I had the chicken curry and thought it was good (it could of been a bit spicier). The service was exceptional. I would highly recommend if you are in...More

Thank Ed S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Having dined at many Indian restaurants in the US and Europe, I can easily say this is the best. The food is exquisite -- not rich but rather superbly tasty. Ask for recommendations -- we were well advised by the first class waiter. Full of...More

Thank enroute55
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've eaten at this restaurant twice now and am contemplating taking an apartment close by just so I can eat dinner there every night. The garlic naan is divine, and even the chicken tandoori is wonderful. Their daal is the best. My sister, who spent...More

Thank Cynthia D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great food. We enjoyed the menu. Drink menu was very good as well. Service was great. Highly recommend the experience.

Thank Germaine J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I did the tasting menu which is 4 courses and included even more things than were listed on the menu. It was a lot of food and everything was very good, especially the crispy spinach and lamb dish. I hope they change the tasting menu...More

Thank arober
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We come regularly due to the high quality of food and the superior service. Always have something interesting and unique here. We shared a double order of fried spinach--nothing like it in DC (except the Bombay Club's fried kale), wild mushroom patties and dumblings for...More

Thank RonFG
Reviewed 18 May 2017

We tried several small dishes and shared. Don't miss the fried spinach or any of the dal. Service was prompt without being smothering, and our server answered all of our questions.

Thank GoldengirlDenver_CO
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
Barbara H
I see the question about valet parking was from 2016. Is there still valet parking (April, 2017)? And are reservations needed for Saturday lunch ?
19 April 2017|
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Response from atul n | Property representative |
Dear Ms. Barbara, We offer Valet parking for dinner at $8 per car. We are not open for Brunch on Saturday. Please call us at 202-466-2500 for reservations. Thank you. Best Regards, Atul Narain
Is there parking nearby ? Valet parking ?
14 April 2016|
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Response from John W | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is valet parking, and there are also parking garages right there.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1190 New Hampshire Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1501
    (New Hampshire & M Street)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: 202-466-2500
  • E-mail
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