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Downtown / Chinatown
0.2 miles from White House
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The Hamilton is a 37,000 square feet, 500-seat restaurant and live entertainment venue offering three dining rooms, three bars and a sushi bar. The restaurant offers seasonal and regional American cuisine, for brunch, lunch, dinner, dessert, as well as a sushi menu. The Hamilton Live is the lower level 300-seat live music and entertainment venue offering nightly entertainment from local, national and international musicians.
$10 - $35
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Japanese, American, Bar, Sushi
Takeout, Seating, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service, Live Music
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Reviewed yesterday

Pretty restaurant, but we're still eating outdoors when we can! Our server was lovely, and as requested, she got us out of there in just a little over an hour to catch our night-time monument tour nearby.

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This is a must. We always end up going even though their are tons of other places in the area. It’s guaranteed to be good. Service is professional. The atmosphere is lively. Tons of open seating and huge bar space. We try something new every...time. Haven’t been disappointed yetMore

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was our first visit to The Hamilton. It was recommended by a friend. This place is popular so reservations are recommended. I was lucky to get same-day reservations online, early in the day. The massive warm wood paneled interior is impressive. Our server, Nelson,...was very friendly and attentive. He made sure everything was to our liking. The food was very good! We started with sushi rolls. The pan-seared salmon was outstanding! Oh, and don't skip dessert, try the cheesecake with orange caramel sauce! There is even a kids menu! This restaurant is within easy walking distance of many downtown hotels.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great decor and ambiance. We called to make reservation after walking around DC. Recommended by a friend. They said reservation were booked for the evening and will see space availability for walk-ins. Your whole party will need to be together before seating. Lady host at...entrance that does the reservation needs an attitude adjustment. Rude and ignorant. If you don’t like to serve guests, why work there?? Our server made the dining experience better, thank god! Sushi specials decent and great. Drinks are on the pricey end, typical for downtown area.More

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped here for lunch and was delighted. Our server, Karxan, was exceptional. Very friendly and knew the menu and wine list very well. Went with the Reuben, which I had read previous reviews, and it did not disappoint! It was perfect. The dining room is...spectacular and filled with art and beautiful woodwork. Take the time to stroll around and enjoy the restaurant. Can't wait to come back some day. Best lunch in town.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food was awesome! Service was professional and nice, and outside dining was comfortable. Enjoyed the experience!

Date of visit: October 2021
Reviewed September 16, 2021 via mobile

Very nice place on the 14th includes restaurant and a Bar. Spend couple of hours in the bar section. Food is OK and barman was friendly and could make a cocktail to meet our taste. Prices looks similar to other places around but my feeling...it that the portions are smaller.More

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed September 13, 2021

The staff is very friendly!!! Yummy food!!! The sushi was fresh and exceeded expectations. They also have options for families/kids.

Date of visit: September 2021
Reviewed August 24, 2021

The only good thing about this restaurant is the atmosphere. The food is average at best. Not one of the four meals we ordered was anything special. Desert was good.

Date of visit: August 2021
Reviewed August 9, 2021 via mobile

Excellent food and service in a beautiful venue. Great location with a very short walk from the White House to see the sights.

Date of visit: August 2021
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Julia P
June 10, 2017|
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Response from Lori I | Reviewed this property |
Our dinner for two cost $72 without alcoholic beverages.
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August 30, 2016|
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Yes there is room to stand, but not much and there was a dance floor in front of the band. Have fun!
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Frequently Asked Questions about The Hamilton / DC Street Pies / DC Sushi Fast

Yes, The Hamilton / DC Street Pies / DC Sushi Fast offers takeout services.

The Hamilton / DC Street Pies / DC Sushi Fast is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travelers:
  • Food: 4.5
  • Service: 4
  • Value: 4
  • Atmosphere: 4.5