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Woodley Cafe

2619 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20008-1522
+1 202-332-5773
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good36%
  • Average25%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible10%
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Opens in 21 min
All hours
American, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
2619 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20008-1522
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for breakfast before heading to the National Zoo and were very disappointed. The eggs and hash browns were way over salted (and I believe in well seasoned food). They were almost inedible. Fruit bowl was the standard unripe melon. We had shared...More

Thank BeastyBunny
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We did brunch here and it was fine. Portions are generous. I had Eggs Benedict which were fine. Ham was a bit thin. Eggs perfectly done. Toast hot and crispy. Hollandaise was acceptable (most places don't make their own so I don't hold that against...More

Thank LindaC2O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The "Cafe" is actually a restaurant serving a variety of food types.  Although it was 6:30 PM, almost all the restaurants in the area were empty including this one.  Consequently, I was seated in the outside seating area immediately.  It was happy hour, so I...More

Thank Anthony L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The Alaskan salmon was outstanding. The seafood Creole was also very good. We sat outside on the patio and had an enjoyable dinner. Service was great.

Thank Brad P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was good. Prices were okay. Service was extremely slow. There were wait staff literally running back and forth from the kitchen to the tables.

Thank bcarroll1029
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stayed a block away at the Omni while in DC for 6 days. The hotel restaurant prices were insane. So we ate out every meal which was nice to get out and sight see. We ended up eating here 4 days in a row...More

Thank 68jenij
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed the chicken and waffles (although the waffle was a bit soggy), and my kids,really enjoyed the parmesean chicken sandwich and the mac n cheese. Definitely enough to share or have seconds.

Thank Roxann G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Good menu with a lot of choices. Enjoyed the low key atmosphere and service was prompt, friendly and good. Value was good for Washington.

Thank BAR845
Reviewed 13 August 2017

I found the staff here less than pleasant. The food was okay but the length of time to be served was ridiculous considering the cafe wasn't even full. Very disappointed.

Thank mosiervaudt
Reviewed 8 August 2017 via mobile

I had an early dinner here. I ordered the fish and chips. It was excellent. The server was a little slow but the food was excellent.

Thank McMahanBucketList
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Average prices
US$16 - US$16
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
08:00 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2619 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20008-1522
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-332-5773
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