Mitsitam Cafe

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Details
950 Independence Ave SW (in National Museum of the American Indian)
Washington, DC 20560
(202) 633-1000
New American, American
$ $
Hours
Mon–Sun: 11:00 AM–5:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Serves native cuisines from various regions. Sample cedar-planked, fire-roasted salmon or grilled bison steaks! -- Green Guide Editor
  • BEST museum food in America --- a cannot miss for locals and tourists!
  • Get. The. Fry. Bread.
  • Several locals told me this was a must-visit for lunch while touring the mall. Doesn't disappoint!
  • Try the 5 region sampler platter - but share it. It's huge!
  • Absolutely the best DC museum cafe. Don't miss the fry bread.
  • Natives be eatin good!
  • SCREAMING GOOD FOOD. The pulled Buffalo sandwich is a foodgasm!
  • This cafe sucks.....way expensive cafeteria style food under heat lamps
  • Definitely a place you should visit. With Indian American typical cuisine...
  • After a morning in the space museum, this is the best restaurant you can probably find in the mall that's close so you can continue to the next museum
  • Good selection vegetarian side dishes and a few entres.
  • Great food, but pricey.
  • Amazing food but it's pricey!
  • Get there before 3PM - they close several of the stations down at 3 and only have a limited menu from 3 to 5.
  • Buffalo chili is really good but a has a real good kick to it. Also, get the honey fry bread. It's yummers!
  • Get the clam pie! Omg.
  • Ask for samples!! With so many cool things to choose from it helps!
  • With food stations representing several Indian regions, this cafe offers great options for adults, and still the basics for kids.
  • Good inventive food for a museum, worth popping into. The bison steak was tasty as was the chilli.