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District Commons

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2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1709
+1 202-587-8277
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good47%
  • Average14%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (32 reviews)
“pretzel bread” (68 reviews)
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American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1709
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Reviewed September 25, 2016

Six of us arrived for snacks before a concert and we all looked forward to meeting. We sat near the bar to get drinks and a few appetizers, but found it difficult to have discourse as we found ourselves repeating conversations between the six -...More

Thank Chicagoehc
Reviewed September 22, 2016

Came here for Sunday Brunch. It was so good. If you are into seafood, I got the Omelet Louisiana which had crawfish, shrimp and crab in it. Also get the pretzel bread with the berry butter and the French toast. They also have an unlimited...More

Thank Kiya_Loves_Vacations
Reviewed September 17, 2016

Over the last 3 years we have been here several times for dinner with our college daughter. We have had 1 very good dinner( on a saturday night) and the others were mediocre . Overcooked food and service that started out being great, we ordered...More

Thank Lawtwle
Reviewed September 14, 2016

Went there months ago and had a great meal in dining area. They were not busy last week and I had dinner in the bar area. The salad was soaked in dressing. The entree was over salted (and because of the reaction I had I...More

Thank MeinColorado
Reviewed September 9, 2016

We had lunch at the District Commons, at the invitation of a friend. It was a pleasant surprise. Both the service and quality of food was remarkable. Despite being a busy afternoon with office staff from the neighborhood, the waitress was never hurried. Food arrived...More

Thank Wilson V
Reviewed September 4, 2016

Needed a place to grab dinner before a movie at the Landmark West-end Theater. This place is close. Cheryl, our server was friendly, fast and informative. Food was great. Started out with a BoldRock VA hard apple cider and Southwestern Grilled Shrimp flatbreat. Fabulous. For...More

Thank DaveHRoe
Reviewed September 2, 2016 via mobile

Came here on two different occasions for happy hour. One the bar area was packed and there was no where to sit the last time it was slow and easy to have a nice conversation. The happy hour ends earlier so make sure to order...More

Thank Courtney W
Reviewed August 31, 2016 via mobile

Firstly, it's not a place for a first date or an intimate meal. It's loud, and belonging to a restaurant group, it's probably fair to say the decor isn't intended to charm. However, everything else is just about perfect. An excellent choice on the menu;...More

Thank CarterUSM62
Reviewed August 28, 2016

By the time we visited here were were used to the lack of variety the menus of the USA have to offer! We definitely are spoiled for choice in Australia. Having said that, the food and atmosphere were very pleasant.

Thank AmyS2004
Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

It was my first experience dining at this establishment, and I have nothing but praise for the food, the service and the environment. Was there for lunch with my wife and college aged children. Menu was interesting, beer and cocktail selection astounding, atmosphere refined but...More

Thank TeamRoadKill
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$30 - $30
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar scene, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Large groups, Business meetings, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2200 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20037-1709
    (On Washington Circle near corner of 22nd St. and Penn. Ave.)
  • Public Transportation: District Commons is located two blocks from the Foggy Bottom Metro on the Blue/Orange Lines , and is serviced by Metrobus and the Circulator.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-587-8277
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