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Old Europe Restaurant

2434 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-1845
+1 202-333-7600
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“schnitzel” (40 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (12 reviews)
“apple strudel” (7 reviews)
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German, European, Austrian, Central European
$$ - $$$
2434 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-1845
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went for a family dinner celebrating a graduation. What a wonderful evening there! Servers are super and helped me with advice on dairy free items. Their bread is delicious, served with cups of butter and also a pork spread. Will bring mustard also. Several of...More

Thank tlhjar
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Goose dinner was absolutely amazing! I know suppliers of geese have been tough on the frequency of this meal, but if you are on their email list, you can make a reservation and delight in Cyndi's skilled savory cooking and Alex's hospitality. No wonder one...More

Thank karenmaloy
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

After living in Germany for 5 years, I've been searching for a place that does German as the Germans meant it. I finally found it at Old Europe. The Kalbsrahmegulasch (creamy veal stew) was right out of a native Gasthaus, creamy with a great balance...More

Thank Erica B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in for a late lunch. Very cozy, comfortable restaurant. We had the lunch special. $12.00 for entree, desert and coffee. We were served delicious meatloaf beautifully presented by a lovely waitress. If you are in George Town stop by. You won’t be disappointed.

Thank Hamp528
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Best this side of Austria. Had 3 sausages and the wife had the Wiener schnitzel - so good! Seriously best ever and The wait staff was top notch. The head guy Alex was just so awesome and made sure everyone was constantly taken care of....More

Thank Ramsey B
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

If you are reading this review it is likely that you are considering eating at Old Europe. Stop reading, close your Trip Advisor App, put down your phone, or close your laptop and get over there now! From the moment you walk in you will...More

Thank Jillbus
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

If you do not have the funds or mileage to fly to Germany, then dine at an establishment that comes as close to German food perfection in the DC area as possible. We always dine here when we reminisce about our German travels or are...More

Thank Andrew C
Reviewed 27 July 2017

I am not particularly a lover of German food but we chose this restaurant because of its proximity to the hotel and its many menu options. The food was very good and the portions very generous. In fact, I would recommend that they have a...More

1  Thank CaroleNewEngland
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Was on an overnight trip to DC, stopped by for a quick dinner. I had some bad experiences with other "German" places. Fortunately, this one was pretty good. Great service, very reasonable price. I had a fairly authentic sausage platter, German import tap lager. The...More

1  Thank LeoP220
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

Best German resturant in all of DC. Food is perfect, staff is fantastic, and the beer.... Worte können nicht beschreiben, wie gut es ist! I have been to a few what they call "German Resturant/Beer Gardens, all have been less than expected. This is what...More

2  Thank SgtRobertThaler
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7 May 2017|
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Response from Alex H | Property representative |
Parking is available on Wisconsin Avenue and 37th Street behind us. Northbound lanes after 630pm are okay when rush hour is over. Meter does not need to be fed! 37th Street is unrestricted after 8pm, before that its good... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$20
German, European, Austrian, Central European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Kids, Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:30 PM
4:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2434 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-1845
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-333-7600
  • E-mail
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