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Teaism Dupont Circle

2009 R St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1011
+1 202-667-3827
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Overview
  • Excellent39%
  • Very good36%
  • Average21%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“chai” (7 reviews)
“korean beef” (2 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
Indian, Cafe, Asian, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
2009 R St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1011
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1 - 10 of 161 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Being a vegan limits your options to eat out, but DC is a great place for that and so is Teaism! They have some good options (although few), especially Udon Noodle Soup and if you ask them to make it in their Coconut Miso Broth...More

Thank Moments3
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Lots of unique choices make this place a personal favorite in DC. A short walk from all the Smithsonian museums, this restaurant has just the menu to hit the spot.

Thank travelfanatic0216
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

With a Starbucks on every other block (it seems) in DC, there's no lack of places to get a quick tea (or coffee) fix. But when we stumbled upon Teaism, we had to duck inside and check it out. With temps in the 90's today,...More

Thank Colleen D
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This place has quick, hearty food that is delicious. I did find the portions quite large. I hear the downstairs has a koi pond.

Thank gentinasybil
Reviewed 24 March 2017

I visited this location twice recently, once for dessert after an unsatisfactory visit elsewhere, and the second time to try their kebabs (which they spell "Kabob"). Their Chocolate Coconut Cake, which is gluten-free and has rum caramel, was pretty good, but would have been even...More

Thank Elsa F
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

It is the best scrambled eggs ever with ginger and cilantro 💕 It warmed me inside out (22 degrees out). The people here are super friendly. It feels clean and satisfied after the meal. Thank you❣️

Thank pollyanywhere
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I got the Golden Monkey black tea and my boyfriend did the Teaism Chai. The Golden Monkey I had was ok, not bad, just not as flavorful as I was expecting. The Chai is brewed with milk and honey. It was a true chai with...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 3 March 2017 via mobile

A place dealing in tea should know better. When I pointed out that I ordered Assam tea not Keemun tea to the person delivering the tea, first they said they were told to make Keemun (as if I did order it), then they said they...More

Thank ThomasHowie19
Reviewed 24 January 2017

I was dying for a good cup of green tea and this little Japanese tearoom was just perfect. I had a pot of jasmine green tea and a bowl of oatmeal chock full of nuts and dried fruit, just perfect for a cold morning.

Thank leprof2015
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Wow! Wish we had discovered this sooner! The teas are fantastic. The food was great. Ginger in scrambled eggs- who knew how great it tastes??!! The atmosphere is fantastic- the place looks like it's straight of Paris. Loved the jazz music. Can't wait to go...More

Thank Jen D
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Dinner, Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Takeout, Reservations, Accepts American Express
Good for
Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:00
Monday
08:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:00
Thursday
08:00 - 22:00
Friday
08:00 - 22:00
Saturday
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2009 R St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1011
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-667-3827
  • E-mail
Description
Teaism is a local group of restaurants with three locations in DC. We're devoted to serving top quality loose leaf tea and healthy, cooked-from-scratch food. In a casual and funky setting, we are open through the day for breakfast, lunch, afternoon tea and dinner. A refuge for regulars and tourists alike, the restaurant features bento boxes, curries, sandwiches and salads. We're going "clean" eliminating high-fructose corn syrup, trans fats, antibiotics and GMOs and adding as much local and organic as possible. Be sure to enjoy one of our world famous Salty Oat Cookies!
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