Reviewed By Thomas Head
Comments () | Published October 18, 2006
Address: 3333-A Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 20008
Phone: 202.686.3833
Neighborhood: Upper Northwest, Cleveland Park
Cuisines: Thai, Sushi, Pan-Asian, Japanese, Chinese
Opening Hours: Open for lunch, Monday through Friday 11:30 to 3, dinner 5 to 11, Saturday 12 PM to 11, Sunday 5 to 10:30. Delivery hours daily 5:30 to 10:30.
Nearby Metro Stops: Cleveland Park
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: N/A
Reservations: Not Needed
Price Details: Starters $4 to $8, Meal $11 to $30.
Whether you're seated at the sushi bar or at a table, you're likely to be impressed by the efficiency and quality of Jessie Yan's popular Cleveland Park restaurant. Many regulars order a few pieces of sushi as a first course, but even if you make a meal of sushi, you can come in under the Cheap Eats budget by ordering one of the assortments, such as sushi and two rolls, for $15.

Appetizers and main courses include many dishes served at Nooshi downtown--spicy ginger chicken, Tangerine Peel Beef, and Suicide Curry, with a level of heat that justifies its name. Fried rice and noodles, from pad Thai to Japanese udon, are other possibilities. This is a pan-Asian kitchen that does justice to each of the national cuisines.

Spices, 3333-A Connecticut Ave., NW; 202-686-3833. No Sunday lunch.
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