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  • Review Count
    3
  • Helpfulness Votes
    0
  • First Review
    July 27, 2014
  • Last Review
    November 18, 2014
  • Featured Reviews
    0
  • Average Rating
    3.7
 
 
B4theater's Reviews
 
Jardenea is a freshly new, “Farm to Fork Concept,” that practices sustainable environmentally friendly techniques. Our goal is to bring a better awareness of food, health, and well-being to your life while insuring to leave the land a better place for the next generation. We strive to give the complete dining experience with not only the cuisine but our signature cocktails and our seasonally changed wine list. The Cuisine that we create is globally influenced and locally produced whenever possible. Our chefs have a deep appreciation for farm fresh products but also realize these products could come at a great cost and leave a large carbon footprint. While keeping this in the forefront we only source products from the finest farms, fisheries, foragers and artisans that believe in the same vision. The menus are changes with the season and reflect the regional flavors to maximize freshness and minimize the carbon footprint.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Another choice for pre-Kennedy Center performances
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 11/14/2014
 2005
Dined on 11/14/2014
 2005
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Noise Level
Energetic
Energetic
"Jardenea was overall a pleasant experience and a good find for a decent choice before a Kennedy Center performance. The parsnip soup was excellent, if a bit over-decorated, while the Caesar salad was a strange, though tasty, construction. The pappardelle were sticky and heavy. The taste was good, but the noodles needed tossing with sauce to keep them separate. The creme brûlée was topped with berries - an unnecessary addition. In general, the dishes are a tad over-thought with just that one added fillip that isn't needed or strikes a strange note. Nevertheless, this is a good addition to the possibilities in the general Foggy Bottom area and, it should be noted, the chef and server were very flexible and vigilant about my dining partner's dairy allergy."
Dined on 11/14/2014
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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701 is a modern American restaurant with exquisite food framed by an elegant decor. Join us in our bar & lounge for our signature cocktails and small plates or dine with us in our sumptuous dining room. During the spring & summer, our patio is tucked onto the Navy Memorial plaza, with splashing fountains providing a very Parisian feel. <br /><br />We offer pre-theater menus if you are going to a show, light fare in the lounge, and lunch at the bar specials for those tight on time. Our lunch menu is a favorite among business clientele; dinner is perfect for a special occasion or simply a special night out.
 
Overall rating 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ever a good choice in Penn Quarter
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 10/27/2014
 2005
Dined on 10/27/2014
 2005
Food 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Service 
4 / 5
(Very Good) 4 / 5
Ambiance 
5 / 5
(Outstanding) 5 / 5
Noise Level
Quiet
Quiet
"Met friends for dinner here and, as always, found it very satisfactory. Everyone loved their choices: potato soup w mussels, beet salad, octopus, poached lobster, and others I have forgotten. It was a Monday, so rather quiet. The service was slightly inattentive, but not annoyingly so. It is always a good choice, especially if your group has a variety of tastes. There are plenty of different selections on the menu to make most people more than happy I would recommend this choice to anyone seeking good food, a slightly formal ambiance and time to enjoy it."
Dined on 10/27/2014
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem, fit for foodies
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With its charming atmosphere and bad attitude you won"t find anything quite like it. Our specialty is our fresh sushi bar. With rolls like g.i.jane, shiitake happens and Godzirra, how could you go wrong? Our huge bowls of noodles will satisfy big and small. Sandwiches, large salads, and a selection of other entrees round out the menu. We also feature a kids menu! Don't forget the (soon to be famous) bucket of tater tots with our special tot sauce. Sticky Rice, established last century has been rolling on and on. Sticky Rice serves up an unusual mix of American, Pan-Asian entrees in a friendly, inexpensive and inviting atmosphere. Spring rolls, potstickers, sushi, noodles and edamame (steamed soy beans) are simple and standard. Lots of choices for vegans and vegetarians!
 
Overall rating 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Surprisingly good
OpenTable Diner Since
Dined on 7/25/2014
 2005
Dined on 7/25/2014
 2005
Food 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Service 
3 / 5
(Good) 3 / 5
Ambiance 
2 / 5
(Fair) 2 / 5
Noise Level
Moderate
Moderate
"We ate at Sticky Rice before a Fringe performance at Atlas. The sushi was well prepared, fresh and very good. The signature bowls of noodles with other things were just okay. Nothing really wrong with them, just not on a par with the sushi. The tempura shrimp were basically just deep-fried shrimp. Again, okay, but not classic. The ambience was fairly basic and the music was on the loud side, but well worth it for the fresh fish."
Dined on 7/25/2014
 2005
Special Features: neighborhood gem
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