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633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
+1 202-637-1222
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“palak chaat” (280 reviews)
“crispy spinach” (169 reviews)
“naan” (166 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is the best Indian food I've had in a long time. Went to dinner with a friend. The ambiance was good and the service was great.

Thank stacytheros
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a chic restaurant, good atmosphere, numerous attentive servers. After reading reviews I was expecting some of the best Indian food in the country. Food was just average and had some shortcomings that can easily be fixed, easily changing my rating from average to...More

Thank MiteshP
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Dover Sole and the Palak Chaat were the perfect start to an amazing meal, and the service was terrific.

Thank Brick P
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our server was A+! Thank you Blake!! I was impressed with the greeting, the attentiveness and most importantly before we even started to ordered he asked if we had any allergies or there were certain foods we could not eat. The dishes are small but...More

Thank josephine1996
Reviewed 1 week ago

...and the hostess happily agreeed to seat me immediately at the bar. 6pm on Tuesday and this place was lively. The bartender was eager and and gave me a very informative survey of the menu. I ordered the tandoori salmon...and was surprised it came with...More

Thank PoboySr
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was ready to be blown away by the this restaurant, as other reviewers have said there is a waiting list to get a table and everyone I spoke too said it was amazing. It is the only Indian restaurant I have visited in DC,...More

Thank Seran T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I met a friend here for lunch on a quick trip to DC and am eager to return whenever I’m back in town. Everything was excellent, including the food, service and ambiance. I highly recommend, and will be back!

Thank takingtea
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am visiting DC and lunched at Rasika today, It lived up to its reputation as the best Indian restaurant in town - all the preparations were authentic Indian and prepared with the right touch of spice to enhance the individual flavours. The spinach chaat...More

Thank ajaisingh59
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is the very best Indian restaurant in town, as evidenced by the fact that I have to reserve a couple of months in advance if I want a decent time slot. Order the crispy spinach—it’s to die for! I have never been disappointed and...More

Thank 2SAMS
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I think the ambience is nice and the menu has decent variety, but it is not the best I've had in DC. For the price and reservation challenges I would expect it to taste better. I actually prefer Bindas over this place, in terms of...More

Thank Mary M
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April 13, 2018|
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Response from Leonard C | Reviewed this property |
I don’t know if rasika offers gift cards, but I suspect they do.
April 13, 2018|
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
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
Groups, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 633 D St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2904
    (On D Street Between 6th and 7th Streets.)
  • Public Transportation: Two Block Walk From the China Town/Gallery Place Metro and One Block Walk From the Archives/Navy Memorial Metro.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-637-1222
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