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Union Jack's British Pub

4915 Saint Elmo Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6019
301-652-2561
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Ranked #166 of 299 Restaurants in Bethesda
Hours:
Sun 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Mon - Thu 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Sat 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisines: British
Dining options: Late Night
Restaurant details
Dining options: Late Night
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Any
English first
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 5, 2014

Walk down the steps to enter this surprisingly large British Pub. Always a good selection on tap, and a typical British Bar food menu. The food is average at best, but that is the case in almost any pub in the UK. Stick with pub fare and you will be fine. I have found the staff at the bar to... More 

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Bronx, New York
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014 via mobile

THEY ARE A RACIST PLACE HANDS DOWN!!!!very disappointed!! Wow I was very upset!!! Don't go there!!!!

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Ligonier PA
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111 reviews 111 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
45 helpful votes 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The place is under the street but is open and spacious. The tap is the best feature: real English ales and lagers on draft. Fish and chips plate was quite good, but for $20 I would expect it to be. Service was very good. This is a combination sports bar/English pub, with TVs all around, and two bar areas. Enjoyed... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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72 reviews 72 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

We visited this restaurant to watch the world cup soccer game as no other Bethesda restaurants would give out reservations. It was a lot of fun as there were 2 games going on simultaneously and all 4 countries were well represented in the group. Parking for the game was tough, but manageable. As the game started, mood changed and people... More 

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Anderson, South Carolina
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64 reviews 64 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

When you walked down into the place that should have been first sign that you were going to a place better known for the drink than food. Menu items were not available, service was very, very slow, and it was a bit warm in the place. It's on the edge and needs work to upgrade the experience.

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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77 reviews 77 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 8, 2014 credit card Amex Card Member Review

I like how the place looks small but it actually very big. Has pool tables, tables to sit at, bar, and dancing. Food is good too!

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Kennebunkport, Maine
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23 reviews 23 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2014

I bought a Groupon for Union Jack's and really had rather low expectations for the food. Was really going for a fun thing to do one night before watching Downton Abbey. We were really surprised at the quality of the food. I had a wonderful salmon dish with a citrus cream on a bed of great mashed potatoes and asparagus.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 of 5 stars Reviewed February 25, 2014

On service: The waitress was rude and gave my friend a bad attitude when he asked for the wine list. My biggest gripe was that at the end of the night the waitress told me I owed $157.21. Apparently, she put all the drinks my friends were ordering on my tab. The waitress and whoever was the manager failed to... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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64 reviews 64 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2013

We go to Bethesda and some how we always end up spending at least an hour or two in Union Jacks before or after or originally planned destination. The atmosphere is amazing. Great pub style with a large dance floor multiple bar area options and bar games. Who wouldn't love a place like this? The answer from looking around is... More 

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Austin, Texas
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25 reviews 25 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 30, 2013 via mobile

Had a blast at Union Jacks. Live music, many big screens, great place to watch a soccer match! Food was delicious, as was the staff. Don't miss Monty Python Holy Grail Ale and a plate of Bavarian pretzels. Loved it!!

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Additional Information about Union Jack's British Pub

Address: 4915 Saint Elmo Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814-6019
Phone Number: 301-652-2561
Location: United States  >  Maryland (MD)  >  Bethesda
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Thursday 11:30 am - 1:00 am
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 am
Saturday 11:00 am - 2:00 am
Cuisine: British

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