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501 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2619
+1 202-289-2059
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  • Very good20%
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3 Oct 2014
“A Ton of Food”
16 May 2013
“A hole in the wall, but good food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
501 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2619
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Reviewed 4 October 2014

Saw Li Ho was one of the higher rated restaurants in Chinatown. Decided to place an order for orange chicken and fried rice. Food was done quickly and I was on my way. They give you a ton of food, it seemed to be never...More

Thank NorskyNE
Reviewed 17 May 2013

The guy who waited on us, did not speak English so we had to point to the menu so he knew what we wanted. The food was GREAT! The short ribs in the clay pot had great flavor however had too many bones. The General's...More

1  Thank Mike H
Reviewed 7 April 2013

Looking for great Chinese food in the DC area and followed Trip Advisor's recommendation for Li Ho's in Chinatown, Washington, DC. Looks are very deceiving. This is a little kitchen joint with only 7 tables, but the food was great: egg rolls, hot & sour...More

2  Thank Barbaraann007
Reviewed 22 March 2013

This place is no better than the usual mediocre Chinese restaurant. Our menu choices were all prepared in the same predictable way, and served in the same anonymous sauce. Crispy spicy scallops were neither crispy nor spicy. Washington has some good Asian restaurants--for example, Full...More

3  Thank RGGarrett
Reviewed 24 February 2013

We chose this place because we were hungry for Chinese food and because of the reviews. We were not disappointed. The place feels as though one has just walked in off a street in Peking. No fancy red velvet dragons here! (The only attempt at...More

4  Thank GrandVoyager2012
Reviewed 27 January 2013 via mobile

You would never know it from walking by or walking in, but the food here is delicious. We were pretty hesitant based on the way it looked and the fact that no one was in there, but we learned that people are just missing out....More

2  Thank Tim H
Reviewed 7 December 2012

Food was awesome, just as the other reviews stated. Good prices for DC. The inside is small and poorly decorated. Service was alright, but a bit awkward with communication challenges. Recommend placing order to go for enjoyment in your own setting.

2  Thank NMRugger
Reviewed 24 November 2012 via mobile

Don't judge a book by its cover, go and try it. The food is GREAT! Went looking for somewhere to eat and found this place. Me and the family was hastened about going in but we went in anyway even after we order my wife...More

2  Thank haasini1
Reviewed 26 July 2012

Great food, very affordable, generous portions, prompt service, cooked while you wait. I don't like eating at chain restaurants, I can eat at them anytime I want to. I move a lot (thanks to the military) so I love to find the great local/mom and...More

2  Thank cathy h
Reviewed 28 June 2009

Li Ho is a mom-and-pop Chinese-food restaurant. The food was excellent, and the service was top-notch. Our server was a cheerful guy who made us feel welcome to both the restaurant and to Washington DC. They only take cash, but there is a cash machine...More

2  Thank Ms T
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  • Address: 501 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2619
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-289-2059
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