Woodmont Grill is an upscale American eatery and bar. The kitchen is known for its delectable dishes like Ice-burg Wedge & Blue Cheese salad and house specials like Double Cut Pork Chop, that feature, bold flavors and artistic presentations. There is an assortment of dishes especially catering to the vegetarian palate. The place has an elaborate bar, with an extensive list of alcoholic beverages, that perfectly complement your meals. The place follows a dress code that certainly excludes flip flops, sportswear and beachwear or any kind of revealing attire. With a classy ambiance, great hospitality, delicious food and elegant decor style, Woodmont Grill makes for a good place for getting together with friends and family.
Black's Bar & Kitchen—a welcoming venue for either lunch or dinner—serves great American food, and the seafood bar is impressive. Outdoor seating is available, and the bar is separated from the restaurant so the noise level is kept to a minimum.
What once stood as the historic Bethesda Theater in 1938 has now been transformed into a suave live music supper club. Still carrying the glory of the yesteryear, Bethesda Blues and Jazz houses a small concert hall that serves brilliant continental fare. While 300 seats are ticketed as dinner seats, there are an additional 200 performance seats made available later. Come and enjoy this acoustically enhanced wonder on a fine evening.
Voted "Best New Restaurant of Bethesda," Mussel Bar lives up to the name and the hype. Opened in the fall of 2010 by Chef Weidmaier, Mussel Bar is known for serving up large, steaming pots of mussels in a variety of savory flavors. In addition to mussels, Mussel Bar's Belgian fries and delicious wood-fired tarts, or Belgian pizzas, are a must. The tarts incorporate fresh ingredients that burst with flavor, and are large enough to share with another person. Lastly, don't forget to try a new beer from their long and unique international beer list, such as Drabo Pils and raspberry beer. -Shirley Hsieh
This club somewhat resembles Dr. Frankenfurter's laboratory in The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The large, open space features a bar and a chest-high stage with a rather impressive sound and lighting system. Four bars are located throughout the venue, serving premium draft and bottled beer. Light snacks are also available for when those late night hunger pangs start kicking in. You can relish a wide range of items like sandwiches, wraps, paninis and sweets among many others during your visit to 9:30 Club.
Off the Record, located in the Hay-Adams Hotel, is a classy place where locals can socialize and exchange the latest news and gossip over creative cocktails. This bar has been voted among the world's best hotel bars by Forbes. If you get hungry, small plates are served throughout the day, including sliders, cheese plates, and more.
Piazza Beer Garden is an Italian beer garden, essentially known for its convivial vibe and delicious local and regional brews. This chirpy place serves a number of delectable Italian dishes like Sausage Sandwiches and Italian Corn Fritters, featuring bold flavors from Italy. This elegant beer garden takes pride in its eco friendly approach and locally sourced ingredients used to prepare the food. If you are looking for a fun day, complete with good food and great beer, Piazza Beer Garden, is your place to be.
The Barking Dog at Bethesda, blares out live music that one can enjoy with delicious fare. People head here for sumptuous Chicken Quesadillas, the wholesome Dog House Burger, tangy Nachos, creamy Spanikopita and lip-smacking sundaes with their favorite sports events aired across eleven TV's. The dance floor with up-beat music sets everyone grooving. The happy hour could not be more happier with chilled rail pint beers, luscious wines and appetizers. Their private room with excellent catering facilities is the ideal place to host your parties. And events like Beer Oh-lympics and the Happy Hour Kickball Summer Season set the ball rolling.
American Tap Room has got you covered. From brunch, lunch and dinner, to happy hours, game time and late night, American Tap Room has something for everyone at all hours! Signature Plates and appetizers from hamburgers, wings, sweet potato fries, zucchini fries, seafood, steaks and salads will satisfy everyone in the party. American Tap Room also offers an impressive list of beer and wine that goes great with the food. The spacious restaurant with its lively atmosphere is a terrific place for gatherings, hanging out with a good group of friends, and even meeting new people. -Shirley Hsieh
Cafe Deluxe is a classy eatery and bar, essentially serving American cuisine, such as the Grilled chicken sandwich and Porter Burger. The chefs prepare each dish using the best of ingredients, so you can relish each aspect of your meal. There is an assortment of dishes only for the vegetarian palate, and a special kids menu. This warmly lit, cozy eatery also serves some delicious cocktails, like Blue Lemonade and Honey Betty. With so much to offer, the place makes for a desirable dining spot and evening destination.