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₹₹ - ₹₹₹Chinese, Sushi, Asian
5101 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3315
+1 202-364-3088
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good48%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible0%
29 Sep 2017
“Excellent green curry”
27 Dec 2016
“Good lunch menu!”
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Chinese, Sushi, Asian, Japanese, Thai
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
5101 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3315
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Reviewed 29 September 2017

Green curry is the first thing I try when I find a new Asian restaurant. At Bambu, the green curry was excellent. I was a little surprised that it came with green beans, but that only changed the texture a little bit, without affecting the...More

Thank mgnelu
Reviewed 27 December 2016

A couple friends an I stopped in for lunch after a work meeting. Bambu has a great Bento Box lunch special in the $13-15 range. The Thai Ginger box was quite good and there was plenty of food. The restaurant is light and air. Service...More

Thank alliecat2842
Reviewed 18 August 2016 via mobile

Bambu is our kitchen away from home. We love to cook, but after a long day there is nothing like walking down the hill to get a quick bite or order takeaway. Best part is the range of Asian food that is offers from fresh...More

Thank CarterDC
Reviewed 29 May 2016

If you like Asian fusion food that is reasonable in price, this is a good choice. I haven't been wowed by the food there, but it has always been good and the prices are always very reasonable: not an always easy combination to find in...More

Thank Jon F
Reviewed 19 February 2016 via mobile

Had a quick lunch meeting in the area--- it didn't disappoint with very quick service. My guest had a noodle and I tried the eel bento box. Lots of food that could easily have been shared.

Thank Urbanfarmgrl
Reviewed 19 October 2015 via mobile

We often get food delivered. Love the salt and pepper shrimp, spicy fried rice and curries. It's good every time and popular with adults and kids. Sushi is good too.

Thank Conmarki
Reviewed 26 August 2015

Bambu has excellent Thai, Chinese and sushi. Geographically desirable with parking, Great service, reasonably priced and they deliver.

Thank Ganney
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We live up the street from this very reliable source for Asian cuisine. Bambu does Japanese, Thai and some Chinese; for those of us who live in the Palisades, it is the "go to" delivery option when you don't feel like cooking. The sushi is...More

Thank CarterDC
Reviewed 7 April 2015

We had good food (3 stars) and great service (4 stars), at a reasonable price. I recommend sticking to the Chinese menu, but I don't like food to be too spicy. My friend who likes spicy order the Thai and liked it. Nice atmosphere.

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 28 March 2015 via mobile

We had dinner there and I had the orange beef. it was flavorful but a little tough. I asked for a sharper knife and they did not have one. My wife had chicken pad thai and it was good.

Thank Peter K
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Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
11:00 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5101 Macarthur Blvd NW, Washington DC, DC 20016-3315
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-364-3088
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