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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)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
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 11 February 2018 via mobile

I always get the Chilean Sea bass. Fresh and melts in my mouth. Lobster bisque is well presented and bowl licking good. Service - that’s meh...More

Date of visit: February 2018
1  Thank Travelyearling
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 14 February 2018

Thank you for the feedback! We are glad that you think so highly of our food and enjoy dining with us. I can assure you that we work with our guest service team to make improvements daily and we hope to provide you with a...More

Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

We really enjoyed our seafood and steak meals. We arrived a little early and were accommodated quickly. Our server seemed very new and made a bit of a mess with orders and such but I won't blame the restaurant for that. It's a bit expensive...More

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

Thank you for your feedback! We are glad that you enjoyed your food so much. We appreciate your patience and acknowledgement of an associate who is still finding their way. I can assure you that our learning curve is efficient and the next time you...More

Reviewed 4 February 2018

When my wife and I went in December 2017 to DC, we were just getting back to our hotel, and since I cannot see food, when passing by this new place, the menu had like a pulling ray - remember Star Wars and The Force?...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank CARLOS R
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 5 February 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the review Carlos! We appreciate you as a guest and look forward to serving you again soon and provide a 5-star experience in the future!

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

Went for restaurant week/happy hour. The food was great. I had the crab sliders, lamb chops, and salmon. There’s this teriyaki sauce on the salmon that’s sooooo good and savory. Make sure you do a reservation due to the popularity of the restaurant

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank JetSetz
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review! We are so glad that you enjoyed our fare from restaurant week and we hope to see you again soon in the future!

Reviewed 31 January 2018 via mobile

What I LOVE about Ocean Prime is the consistency of excellence! I have visited Ocean Prime in Tampa, Orlando, Boston and now Washington DC. Staff is exceptional, fun and super helpful with wine selection, seems every server knows everything about every dish. I’m not sure...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Sharoninflorida53
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2018

Thank you so much for the kind words and the 5-star review! We are glad that you think so highly of us and we cannot wait to serve you again soon in the future!

Reviewed 31 December 2017

Dined with my wife and children, 2 and 8 years old. Karim, our server was great. The Wagu Ribeye topped with lump crab was awesome. Service was attentive and they did a great job making our kids happy. They are booked fully booked for tomorrow,...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank acey2000
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words and 5-star review! We are glad that you chose to dine with us and look forward to serving you again soon in the future!

Reviewed 29 December 2017

My office had their holiday party here, and we had an absolutely great time. This restaurant is definitely upscale, but the staff is so laid back and fun. It strikes a great balance of upscale and approachable that many DC restaurants try and absolutely fail...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank 853vanessal
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

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

Reviewed 25 December 2017

Two business dinners within 4 days and both experiences were excellent. From the food to the servers everything was first class. The first dinner was for a large party of 8 and the second dinner was for a party of 3. In both instances, with...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Allan K
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for the kind words and the 5-star review! We are glad that you had such a great meal with us and we look forward to serving you again soon in the future!

Reviewed 22 December 2017

Celebrated a dinner visiting DC who wanted crab cakes and other seafood. We came here to Ocean Prime and was not disappointed. Great broiled fish, crab cakes full of big lump crab meat and service was impeccable.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank barymad
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words and 5-star review! We look forward to serving you again soon in the future!

Reviewed 12 December 2017

Dinner, a party of 2, one cocktail each, I started with the chop chop salad, which was crisp and seasoned perfectly. My friend had the Caesar, again prepared perfectly. My companion had the fried oysters, with a baked potato side as her entree. I had...More

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Robert B
CMRinfo, Guest Relations Manager at Ocean Prime, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2018

Thank you for your kind words and 5-star review! We are very grateful that you choose to celebrate your birthday with us and glad that we could make the evening special! We look forward to serving you again in the future!

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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
Business meetings, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic
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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