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DAS Ethiopian Restaurant

1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361
+1 202-333-4710
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good36%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Went here based on the high rating in TripAdvisor and wasn't disappointed. I've had Ethiopian food maybe twice before and remember it as an interesting experience. No knives or forks, you eat the food from a shared plate using a type of bread that resembles...More

Thank Graeme P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Since we were traveling from a Florida to DC I planned a few events ahead of time and a visit to Das Ethiopian was one of those events. I wanted my granddaughter to experience the cuisine of a different country and reading the reviews I...More

Thank sveetone12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We booked DAS for a dinner as we had tasted Ethiopian cuisine before and wanted to have another ago. It ended up being a great choice. The menu is quite extensive and has a lot of varied choices. We tried a couple of the vegetarian...More

Thank Neofelis
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Lovely restaurant owner and staff! They took great care of me starting by finding a way to accommodate me while fully booked. I was desperate to get some authentic Ethiopian food after having lived 5 years in Addis and left 5 months ago, and I...More

Thank pascalebratislava
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

food quality is very good, unique experience, but to get the most out your meal cost (entrees 15 - 25$) I would suggest reading up on Ethiopian foods, reading through the DAS menu and make some educated choices when you order. what my daughter though...More

Thank byron n
Reviewed 13 February 2018

My sister took me here and we had a good time. The bread is called: Injera, and apparently not made from flour. We had the vegetarian sampler, where the various "stews" were portioned on top of the Injera. There was a yellow one called: Yakik...More

Thank Peter H
Reviewed 27 January 2018 via mobile

First time eating Ethiopian food and loved it. We started with the vegetarian sampler plate and then a spicy beef plate. The beef was a bit overcooked but the veggie platter was delicious. The combinations of flavors and spices made it a delightful meal. I...More

Thank Ander A
Reviewed 22 January 2018

I am not an expert in Ethiopian cuisine but I did go with more knowledgable friends to this restaurant and have become a fan. They started me with the Vegetarian sampler - a large platter filled with dollops of vegetarian food choices including some chicken...More

Thank jamusaba
Reviewed 11 January 2018 via mobile

Three colleagues and I decided to give DAS a go. With the assistance of our gracious waitress, we decided to eat our order family style, one plate all orders. I had the Saint George Ethiopian Beer and two colleagues had red wine. The food was...More

Thank j s
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

First try at Ethiopian with cosmopolitan knowledgeable friends and we happily let them order a big platter for us to explore. The room is very pleasant and comfortable but the mood lighting made it hard for us to sort out the different "dishes" on our...More

Thank DC196
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Kristen C
14 January 2017|
Response from Avijit R | Reviewed this property |
Their website has their menu card and descriptions. They have several vegan choices as you will see, free from meats and dairy products. You may have to ask the server, though, for questions like whether they use honey in a... More
Adam K
2 August 2016|
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Response from Mostafa A | Reviewed this property |
No dress code smart casual will do
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 28th St NW, Georgetown, Washington DC, DC 20007-3361 (Formerly Zed's Ethiopian Restaurant)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-333-4710
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