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Chinatown

Bounded by G, H, 5th, and 8th Sts., Washington DC, DC
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4 weeks ago
“Small Chinatown”
4 weeks ago
“Small Chinatown”
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Bounded by G, H, 5th, and 8th Sts., Washington DC, DC
Downtown / Chinatown
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Chinatown located close to the National Mall is an area that is packed with things to do. There is an assortment of restaurants with a wide variety of culinary choices. After you eat Friday and Saturday's you can find dance floors with folks ready to...More

Thank weekend_advisor
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We saw what appeared to be some good restaurants and Matchbox was. However, the streets were very sketchy in a late afternoon/early evening on a Friday. On the corner by Walgreen's, we saw police being cussed out by homeless people, several homeless tents or sleeping...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I would say this is the former Chinatown. There are very few Chinese restaurants left. It looks like any generic downtown area with chain restaurants (not Chinese). Not worth the trip.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Small Chinatown but lots of good restaurants. Streets were dirty and several homeless. We just walked around for a little while and went to Starbucks and Walgreens.

1  Thank Jenee O
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was neat for my son to see it and the signage however at the same time it was run down. The best part was the entrance of the street. It was very ornate.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not much compared to other Chinatown. The crossway and the arch are the most relevant things to see.

Thank Roger M
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Chinatown for the D.C Chinese Culture Day. We took the Metro and loved coming up to the site of the Chinatown Arch. The Arch is beautiful as are the architectural accents on the buildings. Unfortunately, Chinatown pretty much consists of one block on...More

Thank WanderingGI
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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Seeing that DC is the nations capitol you might expect a more elaborate China town , there are plenty of cities that have a better disply of Chinese culture and shops

Thank Katnden
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Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

We went through Chinatown several times on our latest Washington, D.C. trip. There are a few Chinese symbols including zodiac crosswalks. The food is the main reason to come though. There are many cuisines here. We tried both Hip City Vegan and Spice 6 Indian...More

Thank newlymarriedman12
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Reviewed 12 May 2018

I feel sorry to say that Chinatown in DC is just DC with Chinese signs. There is not much to see. Chinese people living in the area don't even come to Chinatown. The streets are not as clean as other parts of DC. The shops...More

1  Thank bunnyhoppingtrails
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