El Rey

U Street Corridor$

Today's hours

5:00pm - 2:00am

The Zagat Review

4.0
Food
4.1
Decor
3.8
Service

The “cool design” – a cantina “made from shipping containers” with a retractable roof – supplies the “great atmosphere” at this nightlife-centric U Street Mexican from the Hilton brothers (Chez Billy, Marvin); critics claim it’s “always loud” and “overrun by drunken bros”, though supporters say its tacos are “to die for.

El Rey

919 U Street Northwest
Washington, District of Columbia 20001
202-506-6418202-506-6418

Address

919 U Street Northwest | Map
Washington, District of Columbia 20001
202-506-6418202-506-6418
elreydc.com

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