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After a brief closure, this popular collegian bar rose from the ashes due to local demand! Sign of the Whale is famous for its never-ending happy hours including themed ones, DJ nights, Philadelphia Eagles' matches and trivia nights add to the entertainment factor of this watering hole. Nosh on fabulous burgers (vegetarians also have an option and tipple on local brews and discounted whiskeys.
Etto is the collaboration of David Rosner, Tad Curtz, Amy Morgan and Peter Pastan. This small Italian restaurant/pizzeria and wine bar opened in 2013 and has wowed locals ever since. They mill their own grain and everything is made from scratch. Their menu comprises of pizzas, salads, seafood dishes and salumi. It also changes daily, so just check their blackboard for the specials. You can be certain that whatever you order, you will enjoy the fare. Complement your meal with wine, cocktails or draft beer.
Having a speakeasy feel to it, Sotto Restaurant is a little hard to find. The place is known for its crafted cocktails along with the beef brisket, sausages and pork ribs. Enjoy your meal while taping your feet to the tunes of the live Jazz and Reggae performances. This lovely space will keep you coming back for more.
Black Jack is one of the few bars that boasts an indoor Bocce court! Whether you are a participant in the tournaments or a spectator seated at one of their stadium seats, you are sure to have an unforgettable experience. This trendy bar and pizza restaurant gets crowded with youngsters very easily. The dining room has blazing red walls, ceiling lamps that twinkle like stars and television screens that broadcast live sports action. The cool vibe is supplemented by excellent cocktails such as Black Jack Iced Tea infused with Cocchi di Torino and Fernet Branca, and Blue Vein with Black Jack Cassis. The American pies and pizzas are great comfort food, especially while watching the exciting Bocce matches. Head here during happy hours for the best experience.
Get cocooned in the warmth of Greek hospitality at Kellari Taverna. The restaurant and the staff, driven by their motto, "Enter as Strangers, Leave As Friends," ensure that no guest leaves their premises dissatisfied, but instead will come back for more. A must try here are their seafood dishes made with authentic Hellenistic flair. Complement your meal with a wine from their collection of over 300 labels. For those who would love to enjoy Greek wines at reasonable rates can drop in on the first Monday of every month, when they host Greek Wine Happy Hour.
Located in the premium Hotel Dupont Circle, Cafe Dupont is an elegant brasserie that boasts French delights. The European-style decor and cutting edge furniture sets the perfect ambiance for a sophisticated meal. The menu has French classics like Charcutirie sampling and Steak Frites, however the chef has adequately added an urban touch to the food. This blend of modern cuisine has something that suits each palate. Cafe Dupont is most loved for the weekend brunch, the menu has Crepes, Cheese Platter, Cured Meat Platter, Turkey Bacon and a lot more on offer. Check website for full menus.