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The Sacrificial Lamb

1704 R St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2410
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Overview
  • Excellent48%
  • Very good40%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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“naan” (5 reviews)
“lamb kabob” (2 reviews)
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Indian, Pakistani, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly
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1704 R St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2410
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Reviewed 22 July 2017

I have been a customer of Sacrificial Lamb for 3 years. My office used to be 1 block away and I would go there for lunch and also for take-home dinner after hours. I now work across town, but I still find time to stop...More

Thank Margaret M
Reviewed 19 May 2017

We ordered 7 meals and while some were perfect (the Lamb Kabob!) Others were over cooked (The Chicken Kabob were overcooked and dry)

Thank 261Wanderlust
Reviewed 25 December 2016 via mobile

Every time I visit DC we get dinner here. The food is prepared just got you and very fresh. We always order chicken tikka masala and palak paneer. My vegetarian daughter loves naan and samosa. Very small place with a few steps down off the...More

Thank Kathy G
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Okay. This place is a little hole in the wall place. It is below street level and easy to miss. There is only a tiny spot inside to eat.... Really not meant to eat in. What it lacks in atmosphere and eat in experience... It...More

Thank texasfla
Reviewed 18 May 2016

good carryout food; good butter chicken and eggplant; entrance is underground. A few outdoor tables, but I'd recommend take home.

Thank sherngaio
Reviewed 24 March 2016

You want to get some tasty Indian take out? Prompt service? Friendly deliverers? This is the place Great naan I only get the chicken tiki masala Because it is so tasty You'll have to try the rest

Thank CCR1975
Reviewed 25 December 2015

I had convinced myself that good, affordable Indian food didn't exist (for me anyway), but this hole-in-the-wall gem showed me the light. I got the Butter Chicken, which was simply prepared and delicious. My friend got a gyro and she was really happy with it....More

Thank Jeff G
Reviewed 2 August 2015

On a walk to a near by museum, we noticed their sign and laughed about it. After a few hours looking at the artifacts we had come to see at the JWV museum we decided why not given them a try. It is not so...More

Thank Chimesboss
Reviewed 26 July 2015 via mobile

Take out. Absolutely delicious, no frills Indian/middle eastern. Great flavor, daily specials. It's quick, inexpensive and worth trying. I'm addicted to this place. Go see Omar--you won't be disappointed.

Thank FlyerCG
Reviewed 16 May 2015 via mobile

Great variety including of all the regular Indian and Pakistani regulars plus goat dishes. Friendly staff, not much seating.

Thank MikeMfromWashDC
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Restaurant Details

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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
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Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 00:00
Saturday
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1704 R St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2410
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
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