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Capitol Lounge

Closed Now: 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Open today: 4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
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Free comedy show, great service and decent food

Went with a group of friends for a girls night and the free comedy show. Comedians were mostly... read more

Reviewed February 4, 2015
tjljsc99
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Northern Virginia
Good Casual Drinks

Nice friendly bar staff. Reasonable beer selection with plenty of variety including local and... read more

Reviewed October 10, 2014
TezMc
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Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia
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  • Average25%
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Sep 20, 2018
“Perfect beer and appetizers stop”
Jul 31, 2018
“Nice place to stop by”
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Reviewed September 20, 2018 via mobile

Long walking day and what a fun stop. We sat outside. It was a Thursday so we had $15 pictures. The appetizers, quesadillas and sweet potato fries were a perfect end to our tourist day.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank ClintTraveler
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Stopped in after touring the city to cool off and grab a drink. Our friend who lives here suggested this place. It was a hot day so the water cooler right inside was nice. I was overheated and without a hair tie so I asked...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank EricaP2160
Reviewed November 4, 2017 via mobile

Group of us went here after dinner. The place was buzzin! Fantastic athmosphere. Bar staff friendliness was hit and miss - c’mon, you can do better! Heineken €6.10, vodka €5, Flirtini €6, Coors €6.10

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank A228
Reviewed March 29, 2015

This pub was simply fantastic!! Very good beer selection, and the food was simply incredible!! Did not expect the inexpensive prices, and super portions for a pub!!! The nicest feature of this pub, was it had a 'Cheers' bar feel. We visited every night of...More

Date of experience: March 2015
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Reviewed February 4, 2015

Went with a group of friends for a girls night and the free comedy show. Comedians were mostly good, a few great and a few terrible. Our server, Trevor, was awesome and we really enjoyed most of the food. Go for the house smoked meats...More

Date of experience: January 2015
Thank tjljsc99
Reviewed October 10, 2014

Nice friendly bar staff. Reasonable beer selection with plenty of variety including local and imported beers. Young ish crowd, but still casual and relaxed atmosphere. The food area felt like an after thought, food is good for bar snacks but not so much for a...More

Date of experience: October 2014
Thank TezMc
Reviewed April 30, 2013

So, we came here as part of a dive bar pub tour. The tour was a lot of fun and it actually started at this bar. The bar was pretty much what we expected in a dive bar and it was enjoyable. It has a...More

Date of experience: April 2013
Thank Douglas W
Reviewed April 21, 2012

Those who are 20 something, work "on the Hill" & like college type bars, you will enjoy it here. Since my friend & I are 50 something, hate loud places, & do not like the college type bars anymore, we didn't enjoy this place. The...More

Date of experience: April 2012
Thank DianeER
Reviewed November 13, 2011

On our way home from a trip to the Newseum (awesome place, btw), my boyfriend and I stopped in here for a quick bite. The bar itself is divey - lots of character, etc. The service was terrible, honestly ... 3 different people waited on...More

Date of experience: November 2011
Thank elk1787
Reviewed September 26, 2011

This is a cool little bar right in the middle of everything. We went here on a saturday because we were told it was a Michigan State bar. It sure was, and it was awesome. They had every tv tuned to the Michigan State game....More

Date of experience: September 2011
Thank MLEEUNDERWOOD
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