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Under the direction of world-renowned chef José Andrés, Jaleo offers an impressive assortment of tapas, the traditional small dishes of Spain, as well as savory paellas, superb sangrias and a fine selection of Spanish wines and sherries in a festive, casual atmosphere. In DC's Penn Quarter since 1993, the original Jaleo location helped to transform the neighborhood into the heart of the city that it is today. Jaleo is a Spanish word meaning revelry, fun, and bustle, featuring sleek furnishings and artwork created in Spain by some of the country’s best contemporary designers.

Facility Amenities
After Hours, Beer/Wine, Buyouts, Dinner, Full Bar, Lunch, Metro Access, Set Menu, Happy Hour, Full Menu, Semi-Private dining, Reservation, Currently Open for Business
Rest Type
Casual Dining
Rate Type
Rooftop Bar
Metro Station
Archives-Navy Memorial-Penn Quarter, Gallery Pl-Chinatown
Payment Options
American Express, Cash, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
Open For
Indoor Dining, Outdoor Dining, Take Out, Delivery
Currently Open for Business2
480 7th St. NW
Washington, DC 20004
Penn Quarter/Chinatown

(202) 628-7949 / (202) 628-7953 fax or downtown () jaleo ! com

Reservations Website