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Rocket Bar

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714 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3716
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  • Excellent18%
  • Very good46%
  • Average27%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible9%
Apr 30, 2017
“Fun Dive Bar”
Jun 5, 2017
“Amazing divey bar with games”
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714 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3716
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Reviewed June 5, 2017

Love this place- no frills, no food, just a place where you can drink with friends. Beware if there is an event at Verizon Center, this bar will likely be packed with Caps Fans, WWE fans, Concert fans, etc. Its funny how the clientele changes...More

Thank srdamico
Reviewed April 30, 2017

This is a fun bar that I went with my company to for Happy Hour. The space is pretty large, with two bars, pool tables, tvs and plenty of things to do. I don't think they offer food, but the drinks were a good price...More

Thank Christine D
Reviewed May 9, 2016

Located in the basement, opposite the Verizon Center. It seems like a college bar with dim lighting and pool tables. Usually, stop by here for a drink after a game at the Verizon Center. The staff is pretty good.. The prices are reasonable With Chinatown...More

Thank Sundncr
Reviewed April 20, 2016 via mobile

My friend and I found out about this place from a local. Awesome place with cheap (relative to DC) drinks and some fun games to pass the time and hang out. Had some pretty good local and micro brews too.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed December 12, 2014

TOURISTS BEWARE - The white barman serving my friends ripped them off. Seriously - I ordered a round and the drinks were 4 bucks each in happy our (bbers on the rail) .. 10 minutes later - (time 5:30 - happy hour til 8) he...More

1  Thank Andre G
Reviewed October 7, 2014 via mobile

You may not get this place if you are not looking for it. The entrance is rather narrow and in a slightly grittier area at night. There is also a person standing just outside asking for ID's and you may not be comfortable dealing with...More

Thank travglobT
Reviewed July 7, 2014 via mobile

We were on a girls trip to DC and just happened to find this place. We didn't eat there, drinks were what we consumed. We had an awesome time and the bartenders were great!!!

1  Thank traveler55555588
Reviewed April 24, 2014

This basement establishment will get a bit grime as the night goes on. Definitely a good first stop for a drink. Always an option to close the night down and play some darts.

Thank Nads82
Reviewed January 7, 2014

Rocket Bar is an awesome basement bar across the street from the Verizon Center. It's usually packed wall-to-wall after Capitols games, but if you go on a non-game weeknight, you won't have any problems finding a dart board or pool table. It's an awesome hangout,...More

Thank Bobby W
Reviewed April 18, 2013

Great college bar. Tons of space and lots of games to play including pool, shuffle board, ski ball, golden tee and other video/arcade games. Good location. Unfortunately being a basement bar in DC and so busy it sometimes has a tendency to smell a little...More

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 PM - 2:00 AM
Monday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Tuesday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Wednesday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Thursday
4:00 PM - 2:00 AM
Friday
4:00 PM - 3:00 AM
Saturday
12:30 PM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 714 7th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3716
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
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