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Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2019 Winner
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
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Menu

APPETIZERS‏
Beef Sliders
Mini certified angus beef burgers with American cheese on a brioche roll
3 for $7.99
6 for $13.99
Meatball Sliders
Three homemade meatballs covered in fresh mozzarella and tomato sauce, served on small brioche rolls.
3 for $7.99
6 for $13.99
Crab Balls
Five seasoned jumbo lump crab balls, fried lightly and served with tartar sauce, cocktail sauce and lemon.
$10.99
Macaroni and Cheese Balls
Five delicious warm, fried macaroni and cheese balls, served with marinara sauce and grated parmesan
$8.99
Fish N’ Chips
Seasoned batter-fried fish served with tartar sauce, French fries and cole slaw.
$9.99
Post Nachos
A bed of fried corn tortillas piled high with homemade chili, grilled chicken, tomatoes, jalapenos, cheddar cheese, sour cream, and guacamole
$11.99
Homemade Chicken Taquitos
Shredded chicken, peppers, onions, and cheddar cheese in a yellow corn tortilla drizzled with sour cream.
$9.99
Tavern Quesadilla
Tomatoes, onions, peppers, mushrooms and melted cheddar cheese in a white flour tortilla with your choice of grilled chicken, beef or shrimp.
$10.99
Stadium Soft Pretzel
Served with spicy mustard, just like at the ballpark
$3.50
Cheese sauce $+0.50
Crispy Wings
Tossed in‏ buffalo or BBQ sauce, jerk seasoning or old bar. Served with celery and your choice of bleu cheese or ranch dressing
8 for $9.99
16 for $16.99
24 for $22.99
SANDWICHES
All sandwiches are served with homemade potato chips and a pickle.
Crab Cake BLT
Jumbo lump crab cake with bacon, lettuce.Tomato, and chipotle remoulade served on toasted ciabatta bread.
$13.99
Meatball Sub
Homemade meat balls served on a lightly toasted sub roll, covered in marinara sauce and mozzarella cheese.
$10.99
French Dip
A heaping stack of sliced angus beef and sauteed onions covered in melted provolone cheese served on a toasted French baguette with au jus dipping sauce
$11.99
Fish Sandwich
9oz haddock filet. battered and fried, with lettuce, tomato, American cheese and tartar sauce, served on a sub roll.
$11.99
Chicken Sandwich
Grilled chicken breast with swiss cheese and bacon on a toasted French baguette, with lettuce, tomato and southwest mayonnaise on a brioche bun
$11.99
Tavern Club
Turkey ham. Bacon and swiss cheese stacked thick on toasted wheat bread with lettuce, tomato and mayonnaise.
$10.99
“the Classic" Reuben Sandwich
Corned beef piled high with sauerkraut, swiss cheese and 1000 island dressing on toasted marbled rye bread.
$10.99
Steak and Cheese
Thin sliced steak with onions, green peppers and provolone cheese on a sub roll
$10.99
Chicken Cheesesteak
Thin sliced chicken with onions, green peppers and provolone cheese on a sub roll
$10.99
Double meat $+1.99
Double cheese $+1.99
SOUPS & SALADS‏
French Onion Soup
Bowl $4.99
Bread bowl $6.99
Soup Du Jour
Bowl $4.99
Bread bowl $6.99
Homemade Chili
Bowl $4.99
Bread bowl $6.99
Bookmaker Salad
Grilled chicken, pepperoni, prosciutto, tomatoes, and onions chopped and tossed with balsamic vinaigrette and bleu cheese crumbles.
$10.99
Arugula Salad
Prosciutto, artichoke hearts, tomatoes, onions, and arugula. Served with your choice of dressing.
$10.99
Salmon
8 oz. Grilled salmon filet with mixed greens, golden raisins, pecans, orange segments and tomato. Served with your choice of dressing.
$12.99
Chef's Salad
Hand boiled eggs, ham, avocado, broccoli, bacon and mixed greens. Served with your choice of dressing.
$10.99
Santa Fe Salad
Green‌ leaf lettuce, corn, diced tomato, black beans, pepper jack cheese, crispy tortilla strips, jalapenos and grilled chicken, tossed with southwest chipotle dressing
$10.99
Honey Mustard Chicken Salad
Fried chicken tenders, mixed greens, tomatoes, egg and bacon, tossed with honey mustard dressing
$10.99
Grilled Chicken Caesar Salad
Grilled chicken breast on a bed of fresh romaine lettuce, parmesan cheese, croutons with creamy caesar dressing
$10.99
PENN QUARTER PERSONAL PIZZA‌
Spicy Meatball
Tomato sauce, mozzarella and spicy homemade meatballs.
$10.99
Old Bay Crab
Alfredo sauce, mozzarella and cheddar cheeses, old bay seasoning, green onions and jumbo lump crab meat.
$10.99
Pepperoni
Tomato sauce,‏ mozzarella cheese and plenty of pepperoni.
$9.99
Chicken Florentine
Alfredo sauce,‏ mozzarella cheese, spinach, roasted red peppers, diced chicken and oregano.
$10.99
Garden
Tomato sauce,‏ mozzarella cheese, artichoke hearts, black dives, diced tomatoes and fresh feta cheese.
$9.99
Prosciutto and Arugula
Tomato sauce, mozzarella cheese, sliced prosciutto and arugula.
$10.99
Four Cheese
Tomato sauce, mozzarella, provolone, parmesan and fresh goat cheese.
$9.99
BBQ Chicken
Grilled chicken, BBQ sauce, red onion, fresh tomato and mozzarella cheese.
$10.99
CERTIFIED ANGUS BEEF BURGERS‌‏
All beef burgers are made with a half pound of fresh certified angus beef served on a brioche roll with lettuce, tomato, onion, French fries and a pickle
Guacamole Burger
Topped with cheddar cheese, guacamole, bacon, lettuce, tomato, onion and pico de gallo
$11.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Surf and Turf Burger
Topped with a jumbo lump crab meat, swiss cheese and old bay seasoning.
$12.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Sunny Side Up Burger
Original-recipe burger topped with a fried egg, sunny side up and American cheese.
$11.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Chili Cheese Burger
Topped with‏ cheddar cheese, fresh jalapenos and homemade chili.
$10.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Steakhouse Burger
Topped with‏ grilled onions, sauteed mushrooms, provolone cheese and steak sauce
$11.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Steakhouse Burger
Topped with grilled onions, sauteed mushrooms. Provolone cheese and steak sauce.
$11.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Southwest Burger
Topped with pepper-jack cheese, fresh jalapenos, crisp bacon, avocado salsa (avocado, corn, tomato, onion and red pepper flake) chipotle mayonnaise.
$11.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Veggie Burger
Garden vegetable patty with pepper-jack cheese and mushrooms.
$9.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
Black and Bleu Burger
Blackened seasoned burger topped with bleu cheese crumbles and crispy fried onions.
$11.99
Onion rings $+1.99
Tater tots $+0.99
Bacon $+1.50
Mushrooms $+0.75
PASTAS
All pastas served with garlic bread
Chicken Piccatta
Sauteed chicken breast medallions with roasted red peppers, sliced lemons and capers with lemon beurre blanc, served with garlic mashed potatoes
$12.99
Spaghetti and Meatballs
Homemade meatballs, marinara sauce, and parmesan cheese over spaghetti noodles.
$11.99
Herb Crusted Salmon
8oz. Salmon filet encrusted in fresh herbs and pan seared. Served atop fettuccini with a pesto cream sauce and roasted vegetables.
$13.99
Cajun Pasta
Cajun tomato sauce, andouille sausage, diced chicken, jumbo shrimp, tomatoes, onions and peppers served over fettuccini pasta.
$12.99
Chicken Cacciatore
Pan-roasted bone in chicken breast tomato sauce, artichokes, mushrooms, onions and green olives served over fettuccini pasta.
$12.99
Shrimp and Crab Scampi
Sauteed jumbo‏ shrimp. Jumbo lump crab meat, diced tomatoes and fresh basil, tossed in lemon butter sauce over angel hair pasta.
$13.99
Chicken Alfredo
Grilled chicken, broccoli and fresh spinach, tossed in a creamy alfredo sauce on a bed of fettuccini and topped with parmesan cheese.
$11.99
SIDES‏
Fries
$2.99
Onion Rings
$3.99
Homemade Chips
$1.99
Tartar Tots
$2.99
Broccoli
$3.99
Cole Slaw
$3.99
Side Caesar
$3.99
Side Salad
$3.99
Mac and Cheese
$3.99
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Reviewed March 10, 2020

My husband and I stopped here for drinks and appetizers after walking around DC. Great service and good food.

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed February 26, 2020

My family and I had a great time at this place. The food was hot, well presented and tasted great. The service was quick and very efficient and always came back to check that everything was OK. Even catered for a gluten free diet. The...More

Date of visit: February 2020
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Reviewed January 31, 2020

Had two meals here on a recent trip to the DC area. The first time we just happened to pick it our, the second time was for a college football watch party. Great place to have a drink and watch a game. The food is...More

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed December 11, 2019

We were just there for lunch over the Thanksgiving holiday visiting family. We found it a fun place, good food and service.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 6, 2019

Surrounded by TVs showing sports channels, helping build a lively atmosphere. Staff were helpful and very friendly, so the evening was well organised, and the food was superb and reasonably priced. Worth a visit.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed October 9, 2019

Great service, good food, reasonably priced, nice atmosphere, great beer selection. Knowledgeable and friendly waiters. Nice outside seating area. I'm not from DC & just came upon this place while exploring the city. What a wonderful find.

Date of visit: October 2019
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867brenta, Manager at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2019

Thanks so much for coming and spending some time with us Rhonda! We're happy you enjoyed yourself and hope we see you again next time you come to the city!

Reviewed October 5, 2019 via mobile

I picked this place for a burger as it was close by a Metro station and had a few beers to choose from. It’s a typical sports bar with loads of screens with live action. I seated myself and was looked after well with quick...More

Date of visit: September 2019
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867brenta, Manager at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded October 25, 2019

Thanks for taking the time to review your experience with us here at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern! We do our best every day to exceed our guests expectations and provide an excellent experience. We're happy that you enjoyed yourself and your burger. We update our...More

Reviewed August 26, 2019

We were a group of 10 with time constraints and John at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern made sure everything went smoothly and without a hitch! We were seated right when we arrived (a little early!), the food came out quickly and the service was excellent...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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867brenta, Manager at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2019

We are thrilled you and your party were able to come and enjoy a lovely time with us. We hope you can come back again for another wonderful meal soon. Have an excellent week!

Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

I stopped here after a long day of touring DC. It was conveniently located directly across the street from the Archives Navy Green line Metro subway stop. I had an hour to kill and I was starving and thirsty. The $3 draft beer special was...More

Date of visit: August 2019
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867brenta, Manager at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 27, 2019

Thank you so much for sharing your kind review with us. We are thrilled you enjoyed your time with us and we sure hope that you can come back very soon to see us again. Have a great week!

Reviewed August 15, 2019 via mobile

We ate here following a busy day of sightseeing and before a scheduled tour. It was a nice spot. Several beers available on tap and a varied menu. All of us were pleased with our choices. Prices were not crazy outrageous, comparable for the area....More

Date of visit: August 2019
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867brenta, Manager at Penn Quarter Sports Tavern, responded to this reviewResponded August 22, 2019

Thank you so much for coming in to enjoy your time with us. We are thrilled you enjoyed the nice cold beers and the wonderful menu we provide. Be sure to come back and see us again soon. Cheers!

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