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China Chilcano

418 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2217
+1 202-638-1910
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“ceviche” (101 reviews)
“lomo saltado” (35 reviews)
“dim sum” (46 reviews)
Closes in 3 min
11:00 AM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Peruvian, Latin, Asian, South American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
418 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2217
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

I had the lomo saltado and enjoyed it very much. The meat was very lean and extremely well cooked. My family enjoyed the aeropuerto very much. They loved their dessert.

Thank Quin H
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I don’t always trust forced fusion restaurants but I do trust chef José Andrés. The stated goal is to bring together the flavors & ingredients of Peru and Chinese dishes and interpret them in new ways. For the most part they succeed, we started with...More

Thank Guy M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let me start by saying that I love Jose Andres. I think his restaurants are fantastic so I really wanted to love China Chilcano but did not. It took us a while to digest the menu and make some choices but the staff is enthusiastic...More

Thank ChrisDMV
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Try the Chilcano cocktail. Food is tasty and reasonably priced given the quality and ambiance. One of the few good restaurants in the Chinatown area of DC.

Thank ac_mcg
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The portions are tiny, and the flavors ok but not worth the price. Had pisco sour which was good, the ceviche clasico was ok, the lomo saltado had a different presentation, but I didn’t care for it. The best part of the meal was the...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stopped in to wait out traffic after event at Verizon Center The octopus ceviche was amazing! Dim sum are fun bottom line the food is awesome and the decor is lacking

Thank pillowandfork
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I love this restaurant. I love the vibe, the modern fusion dishes, and the friendly service. We tried a number of dishes which were all delicious, really well prepared from fresh quality ingredients, and then the lomo saltado. Let me just say both my son...More

Thank fiamma11
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We had lunch-early dinner here after one of the many protests in DC. It's good to be in a cheerful and culturally mixed space after a cold wet morning of marching and chanting. I never realized that I wanted Chinese and South American cooking fused...More

Thank ccMD2015
Reviewed 6 December 2017

I've eaten at China Chilcano about a dozen times over the past couple of years -- lunch and dinners. I took my wife and niece there the Friday after Thanksgiving. The service was outstanding, as always. But, the dishes seemed to have more salt and...More

Thank RRDC2016
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We had a date brunch and some of our tapas style dishes had amazing flavors. Top picks are: Chicharron de Costillas de Cerdo, Lomo Saltado and pork belly pao. Ambience is nice and friendly (seemed good for date as well as group dinners). It is...More

Thank shriikant
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 418 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2217
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-1910
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