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Ocean Prime

1341 G St NW, Colorado Building, Washington DC, DC 20005
+1 202-393-0313
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Overview
  • Excellent57%
  • Very good27%
  • Average11%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“seafood” (16 reviews)
“surf turf” (5 reviews)
“steak” (27 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Seafood, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$$$
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LOCATION
1341 G St NW, Colorado Building, Washington DC, DC 20005
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Reviewed 14 May 2018 via mobile

We went here for a Graduation and Birthday Party. What a very nice restaurant!! Staff were extremely knowledgeable of the menu and very quick to response to any request. Everybody at the table (8 of us) truly enjoyed the sumptuous meal. Great ambience and sparking...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank Bruce G
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review! We are so happy that you all had a great experience for the special occasions and we cannot wait to serve you again in the future!

Reviewed 13 May 2018

As others have mentioned, and I concur, the ambiance and service at Ocean Prime is top notch. Celebrated a friend's birthday here and was impressed with service and attentiveness. The crab cakes were very good. The brussels sprouts were seasoned exceptionally well but not cooked...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank restrapo
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 14 May 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the feedback! We value you as a guest and we look forward to serving you again in the future and providing a 5-star experience!

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

We stopped in to grab lunch and were impressed with the tuna tartare, Tuna burger and the fish and chips, also Emanuel was a great waiter who pointed us in the right direction and his advice was spot on. Also the hostess Sydney made sure...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank billbA4190RS
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review Bill!

Reviewed 1 May 2018 via mobile

Being within walking distance from the Willard, this was a prime choice for a leisurely dinner with friends from our conference. We visited on a Sunday night and I chose the set three course menu. The others chose from the menu. Every dish was scrumptious...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank PennySw
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 7 May 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review!

Reviewed 28 April 2018

We recently enjoyed an incredible evening at Ocean Prime. The entire meal was well paced, the staff was professional and friendly. We started with amazing martinis. Followed by the calamari appetizer. We shared the dual lobster tail and added creamed spinach and another side. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
1  Thank CalScubagirl
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review!

Reviewed 24 April 2018

The restaurant is beautifully designed and offers a price-fixed Surf & Turf special menu on Sundays along with the normal menu. They offer a variety of portion sizes for their steaks which is a great option for diners. I had the Teriyaki Salmon over sticky...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank AJP57
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 25 April 2018

Thank you for the feedback and your kind words! We value you as a guest and look forward to providing you with a 5-star experience in the future!

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

We had reservations here on a Saturday night. We were seated right away after arriving. Our waiter was funny and attentive. He made very good recommendations for food and wines. The oysters are amazing. We tried the grouper and halibut and both were excellent. The...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Sesa38
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 23 April 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review!

Reviewed 17 April 2018 via mobile

I have visited Washington DC 3 times and have walked past this restaurant dozens of times thinking it was just too expensive. When I was quoted 2 hours wait at several close by restaurants I decided to give this place a try. Got a table...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank CarolF940
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you for the 5-star review Carol!

Reviewed 10 April 2018 via mobile

We booked a table for 7.30, turned up just before and were told that our table wasn’t ready and could we wait. 15 minutes later we were still waiting, yet in the meantime two other couples had walked in (without reservations) and were seated straight...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank lucegoose
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 18 April 2018

Thank you for the feedback. We value you as a guest and look forward to providing you with a 5-star experience in the future!

Reviewed 5 April 2018

We like to dine out when travelling and when went to DC for a few days Ocean Prime was our list. What started as a nice dinner out turned into a lovely dining experience. When we arrived we were shown to a nice table for...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank Dick P
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words and the 5-star review!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1341 G St NW, Colorado Building, Washington DC, DC 20005
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-393-0313
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Description
Ocean Prime is an award winning modern American restaurant and lounge from renowned restaurateur Cameron Mitchell. With stunning settings, a vibrant energy, an impressive menu of seafood and steaks and truly exceptional service, Ocean Prime is an ideal place to socialize, talk business, celebrate and indulge.
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