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Chinatown Garden

$$ - $$$
Downtown / Chinatown
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618 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3732
+1 202-737-8887
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11:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 11:00 - 23:00
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8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came into Chinatown hoping to find some good Chinese food. Being from a small town, the only Chinese available is buffet style and usually somewhat questionable. Food was definitely of a better quality. The staff were very friendly and seated us quickly. The hot tea served at the beginning of the meal was a great touch due to the cold... More 

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Thank kfrady
Jacksonville, Florida
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38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is substantial, the service was fast, and the food was delicious. I had the Kung Pao with a cup is hot and sour soup. I hope to try some other dishes on future visits.

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Thank piranhapirate
Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The restaurant had a strange entrance where you could choose three doors to enter however after this all things were positive. The service was prompt and friendly. The food was hot, very tasty and plentiful. A very pleasant meal.

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Thank doylemuirton
Makawao, Hawaii
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27 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We went to this restaurant and had a .wonderful delicious Chinese dinner. We asked to have a traditional Chinese Dish made and they accommodated. The waitress Hong was very friendly and helpful. We had to go back again before we left town. This was the best Chinese dinner I have had in a very long time. Highly recommend this place... More 

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

You can't go wrong with the Garden. It is clean and very authenic. The dim sum and fried rice are extraordinary. Our dinner here made our trip to Chinatown in Washington a hit.

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Thank Gregory B
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

The cocktails are ridiculous. So are the foods. Do yourself a favor and come to this place. Loved the whole experience.

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Thank ptwob267
Malaga, Spain
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68 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

Asked around the locals and they recommended this great place. Food is awesome. Try the Sui Mai and the fried rice or noodles.

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Thank BobbyDayal
Alphen aan den Rijn, The Netherlands
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

We wanted to eat Chinese in Chinatown and chose to try this restaurant. When I asked for lemonade I got a small glass and no free re-fill. The food was OK but not very special. The service was friendly but at times hard to find and it looked if she had disappeared. That's all.

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Thank ArieDiepen
Surabaya, Indonesia
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22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

We had lunch together with my family. We didn't really have appetite because it was late and not too hungry. But when the sautee spinach came as ordered by my daughter, it was really good that arose our appetite. But the size was so big.

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Thank Irwan S
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 August 2016

The wait staff was inattentive, the food was down right horrible. It had nothing to do with Chinese cuisine. In fact the food had nothing to do with cuisine at all. Please do not eat at this place.

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Thank John G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Chinese, Asian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 618 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3732
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-737-8887

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?