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Penn Quarter Sports Tavern

$$ - $$$American, ,
639 Indiana Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2906
+1 202-347-6666
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good46%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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American, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
639 Indiana Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2906
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped there for lunch after visiting a few museums. We ordered burgers and they were very good, cooked exactly to order and quite tasty. The service was excellent. The place is nice, simple, typical sports bar, but very clean and with plenty of screens...More

Thank Wagner V
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had no idea where we were going to eat lunch. Walked by this place, sat outside and it was fabulous. Service was attentive, food was good, beer was cold. Seemed everything coming out of the kitchen was delivered by a kitchen staff person which was...More

Thank Mark F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered the fried Mac n cheese balls as a appetizer. They were decent. The Cheesecake Factory has much better ones. My husband ordered the fish and chips and he said they were very tasty. I ordered the fish tacos and they were very good....More

Thank asnow815
John S, General Manager at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello, While we are happy to hear you enjoyed your food we are very disappointed to hear that your service was not up to our standards. We apologize for that as we pride ourselves on exceeding our guests expectations and providing an excellent dining experience...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We ate here a few times during our stay, based on a lucky drop-in early on our trip. We had posher, more expensive meals too, in restaurants that took reservations, but everyone in our party just wanted to keep coming back for the great food,...More

1  Thank Steve N
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I brought our 13 year old son to D.C. for an evening event, and we happened upon this place while searching for a dinner spot. I expected typical bar food, but was pleasantly surprised! The menu offered a variety of healthier options...More

Thank LJ Z
Reviewed July 9, 2018 via mobile

We have eaten at the Penn Quarter Sports Tavern a few times. Lunch options are good and have a fair variety of items, with 6-7 craft beers on tap. Entrees range from $11-22. Sit out on the patio on a humidity free day, or indoor...More

Thank mjd496
Reviewed July 6, 2018 via mobile

I realize it’s a sports tavern so I don’t expect them to cater to kids, but if you have your kids in tow, know up front there is no kids menu. Their appetizers could serve a child but I think they are too over-priced to...More

Thank Kimberly N
Reviewed July 5, 2018 via mobile

Decided at last second for lunch and happened to walk by at that time. Glad we did. Great selection and good prices. Had steak gyro & brisket sandwich. Both awesome. Sat outside as inside a little cramped. Had fans helping the breeze. Staff very friendly....More

Thank Scott S
Reviewed July 2, 2018

I visited here twice during a recent holiday. The first time I sat inside the second time, outside. Both were very pleasant visits. There's a good choice of food, the usual sports bar fare, and prices are quite good. They offer nightly specials which are...More

Thank Bazerelli
Reviewed June 28, 2018 via mobile

We stopped here on our way to the National Archives with our 12 year old twins. The service was friendly and fast, and the food was delicious! There were several gluten free options on the menu, too. Oh, and it was casual and very affordable!!!...More

Thank Summerlover00
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Bar scene, Kids
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 12:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 639 Indiana Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2906
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-347-6666
Near Archives Navy Metro Station
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