El Centro D.F. - Georgetown

1052 reviews
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$30 and under
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Contemporary Mexican
Chef Richard Sandoval invites you to gather, dine and raise a glass at El Centro, D.F. Authentic Mexican comfort food and fine Tequilas are served in three vibrant spaces.

Reaching back to his roots, internationally acclaimed Chef Richard Sandoval created El Centro DF to introduce Washington DC to signature authentic Mexican flavors and traditional dishes that he grew up enjoying. The dynamic two-story restaurant in Georgetown, with a back patio, is also home to over 300 tequilas, mezcals alongside craft Mexican-inspired drinks.
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Contemporary Mexican, Mexican, Comfort Food
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Hours of operation
Monday - Friday: 11:00am - 4:00pm

Monday - Thursday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Friday & Saturday: 4:00pm - Late
Sunday: 4:00pm - 11:00pm
Late Night:
Wednesday - Thursday: 11:00pm - 2:00am
Friday - Saturday: 11:00pm - 3:00am

Saturday: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 5:00pm

Happy Hour:
3-7pm DAILY (at the bar only)
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Phone number
(202) 333-4100
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Chef Terry Natas
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Cross street
M Street NW
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Parking details
There is both street parking and a public lot.
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Public transit
Just North of the intersection of Wisconsin Ave NW and M St NW.
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Year round back patio with heaters.

Latin Wednesdays
10 PM-2 AM | Every Wednesday
Free Salsa lessons from 9-10PM
Salsa | Merengue | Bachata | Top 40 | Samba
No cover
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Special events & promotions
Please contact Samar Choueiri at schoueiri@richardsandoval.com; We'll help you select times and menus just right for your gathering. We look forward to hearing from you!
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wine