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The Alex at the Graham Hotel

1075 Thomas Jefferson St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-5248
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good23%
  • Average23%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible0%
Jul 13, 2018
“One of the most stylish bars in D.C.”
Jun 7, 2018
“Interesting craft cocktails and good food”
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1075 Thomas Jefferson St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-5248
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the ambiance, the bar, and the waitress. Definitely a fun spot to go for drinks. So the food is where the feedback changes...we had appetizers and dinner. The appetizers were simply ok. The charcuterie board was overpriced for what was provided but overall ok....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Wendy C
Reviewed September 30, 2018

Lovely place to meet friends for a Saturday night jazz venue. Intimate place with great drinks. Unfortunately not much to be had for those that don't seriously drink. My hubby is not a drinker and could not get a ginger ale or a cider. This...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank DollyTurner
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Great evening. The club is in the basement of the Graham Hotel. You need a "password" to get in the locked door (although there is an elevator next to it. Very cozy, a bar and maybe a dozed tables. We did not try the food...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank mskesq
Reviewed July 13, 2018

Beautiful decor, great drinks, a superb bartender and excellent food. Plus it's not overly crowded so you can talk. On the Saturday night we were here there was jazz playing. Plus it's a fun place. It was a warm June evening so I ordered a...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Chinapjs
Reviewed July 2, 2018

The speakeasy concept they went for was great because of the attention to detail, and it was pretty fun and funny to see their gin served in a mini bathtub. This is a perfect place for a relaxing evening with live jazz, as the drinks...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank wileyc0y0te
Reviewed June 8, 2018 via mobile

We love love love this place. Amazing cocktails, great food , and friendly and knowledgeable bartenders. Cool ambiance. If you value quality and service, don’t miss The Alex! I can’t say enough good things.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Erin T
Reviewed June 7, 2018 via mobile

We were there on a weeknight, so no jazz. Really pretty laid back and relaxing. There was an interesting selection of cocktails and the bartender worked with us to figure out what we would like. We had a beet caprese salad; unusual but good. We...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank ShannonD693
Reviewed February 12, 2018

The food was good (we only had breakfast) but when toast is a la carte and $5.00, it gets a little pricey.

Date of visit: February 2018
Thank Rebecca B
Reviewed January 21, 2018

My wife and I were celebrating the 23rd anniversary of the day we met. We have previously enjoyed other speakeasies in DC. The Alex proved itself to be the best. The service: The service that we received from the staff at The Alex was first...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank Rudo R
Reviewed December 25, 2017

I met a friend for a drink and small bites one evening at this little gem. The cocktails were superb and decadent. Highly recommend.

Date of visit: December 2017
Thank Sandler J
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Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1075 Thomas Jefferson St NW, Washington DC, DC 20007-5248
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
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