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MXDC

4.6
4.6
2008 Reviews
$30 and under
Mexican
We are open for dine-in!!! Reservations are encouraged.

MXDC Cocina Mexicana by Todd English offers Mexican cuisine with a modern touch. We're located on 14th St, a block from the White House and a short walk from the Washington Monument.
Our bar area is the perfect space for a happy hour with extensive cocktail and tequila menus.
The décor and ambiance makes MXDC the perfect destination for a romantic evening, a family dinner or to host your next private or corporate event.

Created by Todd English, MXDC's menu includes small plates, entrees, and family-style dishes. The menu offers traditional foods from various regions throughout Mexico. Taco options include Pork Belly; beer-battered Mahi Mahi; and Carne Asada. Other favorites include the Mole De Costilla, Tortilla Soup and our open-faced quesadillas.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 42 times today

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Additional information

  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Cuisines

    Mexican

  • Hours of operation

    Mon, Tue 12:00 pm–10:00 pm Wed, Thu 12:00 pm–11:00 pm Fri, Sat 12:00 pm–12:00 am

  • Phone number

    (202) 393-1900

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Executive chef

    Todd English

  • Catering

    Private catering is available, please use our Events Contact form or email yami@mxdcrestaurant.com to inquire about catered events!

  • Private party facilities

    MXDC Cocina Mexicana by Todd English is ideal for private events, offering a fresh perspective on traditional Mexican cuisine elevated by high-end ingredients. Treat your guests to an evening to remember with small plates, family-style dishes, and a strong tequila program.

  • Private party contact

    Gris FLores: (866) 973-8395

  • Neighborhood

    Downtown

  • Cross street

    14th Street midway between F & G Streets

  • Parking details

    Garage parking are available in close proximity to the restaurant.

  • Public transit

    Metro Center<br />

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

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What 2,008 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.5Food
  • 4.5Service
  • 4.5Ambience
  • 4.3Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Washington, D.C. Area

    Mexican

  • District of Columbia

    Kid Friendly

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  1. ZH

    ZainebH

    Unspecified

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I’m so picky with my food but I must say this place is a TEN . Starting with the nice hostess, the great ambiance and our amazing server Saira who made awesome recommendations for drinks and food . We’ll definitely be back !
  2. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Food was excellent, salsa was awesome - guac was good. Highly recommend. Friendly and honest staff.
  3. MH

    MichelleH

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 14, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great drinks, atmosphere & food! The lobster Guacamole was off the chain!
  4. LL

    LauraLima

    Washington DC

    16 reviews

    5.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on November 13, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing girls night out with yummy food and great tequilas. The whole staff were very nice and attentive. We came late after 9pm and the restaurant was still very busy. Thank you the amazing experience!!
  5. C

    Calpike

    Washington DC

    67 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    67 reviews

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall4food4service4ambience4
    Busy Saturday, but 15 minute wait for service was too long and we got drinks at the bar. After that, everything was great. Queso fundido recommended. Mahi tacos also.
  6. LR

    LynnR

    1 review

    2.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 12, 2022

    overall2food1service3ambience2
    Food was expensive. The tacos, ceviche, and guacamole had no taste!! Extremely bland Mexican cuisine
  7. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    New York Area

    10 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on November 11, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Delicious, excellent service, but a bit loud…
  8. JD

    JDH1

    Washington DC

    30 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    30 reviews

    Dined on November 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Food was simple yet flavorful, restaurant is beautiful and service was perfect. Will return again!
  9. LL

    LudwigL

    Washington DC

    13 reviews

    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined on November 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great food and great margaritas. Service was outstanding!
  10. T

    Traveler

    Washington DC

    12 reviews

    5.0

    12 reviews

    Dined on November 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Another great dining experience with outstanding service!! Tony was amazing and made my friend’s birthday incredible and special.
  11. PD

    PedroDC

    Washington DC

    8 reviews

    5.0

    8 reviews

    Dined on November 10, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Todo estuvo perfecto. La comida es muy rica y con buena sazón. Las Margaritas y las palomas están muy buenas también. Es el mejor restaurante mejicano de DC en estos momentos.
  12. J

    Jazzy

    Washington DC

    17 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    17 reviews

    Dined on November 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    It was a busy night but our waiter, Javier, took very good care of us and checked back often. The food was great and we look forward to going back soon.
  13. CW

    CindyW

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    First time here. Won’t be the last. Drinks were great and the Seafood Paella for two was AMAZING! Very nice atmosphere! We will be back!
  14. SH

    ShannonH

    Columbus

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on November 3, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    Excellent Mexican food. The house margarita was amazing, as was the guacamole (pricy but worth it). Loved the pick 3 tacos - mahi mahi was particularly good
  15. MB

    MichelleB

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on November 2, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    The food was delicious, our server was outstanding. I had the pollo enchiladas and they were the best enchiladas that I've had in the DC metro area. It was a bit noisy, but the food and service was ah-mazing.
  16. a

    amyh

    San Francisco

    6 reviews

    5.0

    6 reviews

    Dined on October 31, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    We had a great time celebrating our Halloween wedding anniversary. We got the paella for 2 and it was better than the paella we had in Spain 2 weeks ago.
  17. B

    Bandido

    Washington DC

    78 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    78 reviews

    Dined on October 27, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Tasty tacos, friendly service. Fairly bustling at lunchtime.
  18. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Tampa

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on October 24, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience5
    Food was amazing!!
  19. AO

    AlanO

    Los Angeles

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on October 22, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience4
    While a bit noisy, really enjoyed our meal which was tasty ….we had the Paella for two and shared the guacamole and lobster appetizer…all fairly priced …
  20. MD

    MrsD

    London

    43 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    43 reviews

    Dined on October 20, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Had a wonderful time - food and service excellent. We weee able to move tables easily when requested (we wanted one on the edge of the room rather than middle). Highly recommmend.
  21. RA

    RACHELH

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 20, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Really delicious tacos - love that you can do a "pick 3." They are the perfect size for a light lunch but when you want something different than a salad.
  22. S

    Saira

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 18, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Absolutely delicious meal! The staff was fantastic and the food was amazing! Everything was so flavorful and tasty. I loved their tortilla soup so much I ordered it again instead of dessert. I want to go back the next time I visit DC.
  23. DB

    DeneneB

    Washington DC

    4 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on October 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great service, food and cocktails. The start is friendly
  24. RA

    RicoA

    Atlanta

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined on October 15, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great atmosphere and food. Service was excellent as well!
  25. l

    ljlmc

    Cleveland

    14 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    14 reviews

    Dined on October 14, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Outstanding food, great service, very lively vibe!
  26. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    1 review

    vip
    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 12, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Got the pork belly taco and it was kind of tough. Not melt in your mouth like other pork belly dishes I’ve had. Guacamole was amazing. Strong margaritas. Shrimp taco was good. Carne asada was more like pulled pork in a sauce. Didn’t care for it.
  27. L

    Lachlanlevi

    Washington DC

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great dining experience. Took my team out to celebrate promotions. The food and drinks were lovely. 5 stars
  28. E

    Emma

    Washington DC

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on October 12, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Came here for happy hour with my girls and had the best drinks and food! Best Mexican place in DC we came across, and that alone can grant a 5 star rating. I am so happy to have dined here. The service was stellar and I would definitely recommend!
  29. CM

    CarolM

    New York Area

    16 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    16 reviews

    Dined on October 8, 2022

    overall3food3service4ambience4
    The food was thoroughly disappointing. It wasn’t expensive but it wasn’t particularly good. Total let down!
  30. RR

    RosemaryR

    New York Area

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on October 8, 2022

    overall5food4service5ambience5
    Excellent drinks and service. Tacos small, excellent, fair price. Guacamole and chips, salad delicious. Wish lived in DC, will go back next time in town!
  31. O

    Otmando1

    Chicago

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 8, 2022

    overall3food3service3ambience5
    Nice place but service was slow, tortilla soup was hot but had no tortillas, and sangria was weak.
  32. SQ

    SafooraQ

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 8, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    I had a great experience. The ambiance is very welcoming and charming. Amazing drink, food and service. Staff are extremely knowledgeable and make great recommendations.
  33. s

    selvaa

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    They were able to accommodate a large group in a short period of time. Food was great.
  34. SM

    StephanieM

    New York Area

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on October 7, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Great spot for dinner! School atmosphere. Food is delicious. We all loved everything we ordered. Highly recommend.
  35. MP

    MonP

    Chicago

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on October 6, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Wonderful food, excellent service. A very lively atmosphere! Will definitely return!!
  36. OT

    OpenTable Diner

    Washington DC

    4 reviews

    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on October 6, 2022

    overall5food5service4ambience4
    Our party was seated promptly for lunch and shortly afterwards, our orders were taken. Didn’t take long for meals to be brought to the table. Everything was delicious. We all enjoyed our lunch and will certainly consider returning in the future!
  37. NW

    NathanW

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 5, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Decided to go to a favorite spot of ours. Spectacular food and service, as usual! We were in town for 2 nights and ate here twice! The happy hour is outstanding, as is the food and service! We love this place and are always happy to be back in Washington DC to dine here
  38. P

    Paulht

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on October 4, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Amazing ambience, cool service, delicious food. Loved the mx chipotle pasta. Nice margarita as well. Certainly will go back before i leave DC.
  39. RB

    RichardB

    Indiana

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on October 1, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    Service was great. I loved the Lobster guacamole!
  40. JZ

    JuanZh

    Central Texas

    2 reviews

    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on October 1, 2022

    overall5food5service5ambience5
    The best experience that I ever have in the restaurant

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Surfaces sanitized between seatings
    • Digital, disposable or sanitized menu provided
    • Common areas deep-cleaned daily
  • Screening

    • Sick staff prohibited in the workplace

FAQs

MXDC does offer delivery in partnership with Uber Eats. MXDC also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (202) 393-1900.

MXDC is rated 4.6 stars by 2008 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 42 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Other options

  • Logo image for Uber Eats
Google Map for MXDC

600 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005

Additional information

  • Cross street

    14th Street midway between F & G Streets

  • Neighborhood

    Downtown

  • Hours of operation

    Mon, Tue 12:00 pm–10:00 pm Wed, Thu 12:00 pm–11:00 pm Fri, Sat 12:00 pm–12:00 am

  • Cuisines

    Mexican

  • Dining style

    Casual Elegant

  • Dress code

    Casual Dress

  • Parking details

    Garage parking are available in close proximity to the restaurant.

  • Public transit

    Metro Center

  • Payment options

    AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa

  • Executive chef

    Todd English

  • Additional

    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Delivery, Full Bar, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Patio/Outdoor Dining, Private Room, Takeout, Wine

  • Phone number

    (202) 393-1900

  • Catering

    Private catering is available, please use our Events Contact form or email yami@mxdcrestaurant.com to inquire about catered events!

  • Private party facilities

    MXDC Cocina Mexicana by Todd English is ideal for private events, offering a fresh perspective on traditional Mexican cuisine elevated by high-end ingredients. Treat your guests to an evening to remember with small plates, family-style dishes, and a strong tequila program.

  • Private party contact

    Gris FLores: (866) 973-8395

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