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1426 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-2104 (15th & H)
+1 202-347-5353
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
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Sun - Sat 5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:30 pm
Sat - Sun 11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

This is a very attractive restaurant and I had heard it was very good. I was in the mood for a fancy pizza for lunch but it was so disappointing. The crust was like matzoh -- that is not a good thing. Although the ingredients sounded fabulous on the menu, they had little taste. I wished I had ordered something... More 

Thank Diana Z
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20 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

Couples came to this restaurant because it was in walking distance of our hotel . We were all in town to see a caps game. Sat in the bar area and ordered drinks and 2 pizzas to share between 4 people , funghi & capricciosa pizzas were delicious. Our server was very nice as well ! We all would return... More 

Thank KaitlynMD
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327 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 330 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

We went to the restaurant for lunch with friends at the weekend. I can imagine this being a very busy place on a weekday lunch. The seats were comfortable, the service was very obliging (and genuine). The food, whilst a little expensive (you are paying for downtown DC rents) was generous and flavoursome. I thought our meal was very good... More 

Thank Geddes_7
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380 reviews
244 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 255 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Three of us met for a "high end" lunch. This is the kind of place beginning to rest on what it once was and is still decent, but you can do much better for the price in the area. Atmosphere could use a refresh to stay modern. Lobster bisque: lacked cream and texture, along with taste -- we all had... More 

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SallieBuben, Owner at Woodward Table, responded to this review

I am sorry you were disappointed with your dining experience and would like to get some information and win you back as a customer. Could you please email my General Manager at acostello@woodwardtable.com and give her your contact information? We would certainly appreciate it and l Iook forward to hearing from you. We try to learn from our mistakes. More 

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30 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 22, 2017

went there in July 2016 when visiting DC. Situated near the White House. had a lovely meal, good service and reasonably priced. would certainly go back if I am in DC again

Thank John G
Sewickley, PA
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252 reviews
133 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 11, 2017 via mobile

Six of us were here for brunch today. The place is comfortable and is the ground floor of what used to be the Woodward & Lothrup department store - the venerable 'Woodies' of my youth. Brunch isn't a buffet, as one merely orders off the menu, and the selections are a sort of Southern eclectic variety. It's not typical breakfast... More 

Thank Oberst06
Laramie, Wyoming
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121 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 9, 2017 via mobile

Wow - great dinner last night! We ordered the Oysters and Ceviche as appetizers and the salumi pizza and crab cakes as entrees. With the exception of the Ceviche, we loved everything! Also, the homemade dinner rolls are absolutely delicious. We asked for seconds :) Very good and informed service and a great atmosphere.

Thank Zachary H
Plantation, Florida
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34 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 5, 2017 via mobile

Visited during D.C. Restaurant Week lunch. For $22 you got your choice of one appetizer, one entree and one dessert. There was no one choice that was better than the other. The portions were large. The desserts were divine. A good choice for Restaurant Week.

Thank Softballmom45
Pinehurst, North Carolina
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71 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed February 4, 2017 via mobile

We went for lunch on a blustery, cold day. We didn't have a reservation; it was a spur of the moment stop after touring. There was a 10-15 minute wait, no one in front of us, several empty tables. No one left before we were eventually seated. We understand staffing and how seating works. It seemed odd. The hostesses (3... More 

Thank BMac1012
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed January 25, 2017 via mobile

This place is a classic building with a modern style. The red drum was delicious and the pear cobbler was divine. The waiter was French, and a beautiful person, realized we were visiting form Oklahoma and the chef came over to meet us. Just a great place to eat.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $62
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Television, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Private Dining, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Families with children, Business meetings, Bar scene, Special occasions, Large groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 2:30 pm
5:30 pm - 10:30 pm
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1426 H St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-2104
    (15th & H)
  • Public Transportation: We are located half a block away from the McPherson Square metro.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-347-5353
Jeffrey and Sallie Buben's Woodward Table, housed in the historic Woodward Building is a concept that exudes a timeless feel with neighborhood charm. Located just one block from The White House, Woodward presents a "table" of dining possibilities with two eateries...the main restaurant with its creative and diverse American menu and Woodward Takeout Food, a sprite artisanal alternative for breakfast and lunch. The soul of Woodward Table's cooking involves creating seasonal iconic American dishes, a chef's contemporary approach and a regional repertoire of ingredients. Woodward Takeout Food, aka WTF, adjacent to the restaurant, creates a quick serve American breakfast or lunch for the busy Washingtonian, available to eat in or take out.
Woodward Takeout Food is like being in a good cook's kitchen...a venue of sights and sounds with the bakery of the entire restaurant located at one end. Smell the fresh baked bread and other concoctions as you place your ord

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