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Smithsons Restaurant

) #1,392 of 2,596 Restaurants in Washington DC ££ - £££ American
550 C St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2572
+1 202-479-4000
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good24%
  • Average31%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible8%
26 Feb 2017
“Lunch at NASA”
14 Jan 2017
“Good eats”
Open Now
06:30 - 14:00All hours
££ - £££
550 C St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2572
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1 - 10 of 52 reviews

Reviewed 10 June 2017

Hope Smthsinian with all the funding revamp their menu to be healthier, less salt ridden pathetic expensive food. No choice.

Thank lakbayipnas
Reviewed 10 March 2017

Bland and expensive. The music blaring was like an 80's disco flick. The lighting was so bright you could have shot a movie there.

Thank joepeters21
Reviewed 26 February 2017

It was nice to have a place to get a quick, good sandwhich or choose fastfood. The staff was good and sitting in the rotunda was good.

Thank Abigayle L
Reviewed 14 January 2017

Showing out of town family the city site and decided to eat at the Restaurant. Very good food and lots of fun.

Thank Joyce F
Reviewed 17 December 2016

While I think this Holiday Inn restaurant may now have a different name the food and service remains wonderful.

Thank Joseph R
Reviewed 16 September 2016

I have been to this place several times with groups of at least 5 people including children. This is a great and very convenient place to have a nice lunch on the Mall as you are visiting various places in DC. It is also a...More

Thank TheMonkeyTraveler
Reviewed 11 May 2016

I t was very small and didn't have many items. The price was too high for the type and quality of food served.

Thank Pat H
Reviewed 29 February 2016

I found the stay at Baymont Inn to be a mixed picture. Whereas the place was clean it did not provide basic extra amenities I'd grown to expect from a hotel/motel. I was unable to get an extra pillow for my wife. I had to...More

Thank Daouda L
Reviewed 8 February 2016

Only if you are starving. Overpriced high end priced Mac-spinoff place. Take a apple - it feels better. Yep - be prepared to be quick.

Thank Vesselka S
Reviewed 4 January 2016

I loved the food, and really enjoyed the energy there. the ambiance was great, and I could really relax in this space in the middle of the city!

Thank Zoe T
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 12:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 14:00
17:00 - 21:00
06:30 - 12:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 550 C St SW, Washington DC, DC 20024-2572
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-479-4000
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