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701 Pennsylvania Ave Restaurant

701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2608
+1 202-393-0701
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
Travelers talk about
“salmon” (23 reviews)
“panna cotta” (4 reviews)
“steak” (16 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM Hours
American, International, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2608
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Used to frequent 701 a lot when I lived in DC...so wanted to check it out on my recent visit...service was great...food not so much...lamb was undercooked.

Thank Vacationer714655
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed this restaurant immensely, even though getting in was difficult because of the heavy entrance door! The service was extremely and the food was divine. My wife is allergic to garlic and spices but the grilled chicken they served her was delicious. I had...More

Thank Brian M
Reviewed July 9, 2018

Went here after attending a show at Shakespeare Theatre for an early dinner. Service was great and wait staff very attentive. My husband ordered the Lamb Porterhouse rare, it came out more like medium well than rare. The waiter came to check on how everything...More

Thank Mdcockermom
Reviewed June 18, 2018 via mobile

This is a very nice restaurant. The drinks are well done and all the dishes were perfectly prepared and expertly presented. Thanks to the wonderful staff the experience is one I would to repeat.

Thank savoy555
Reviewed June 13, 2018

I began my dinner with a shot of Hillrock Bourbon over a large ice cube. This in not your average whiskey. At $28 per shot, I only had one but it was great. My dinner consisted of the Lobster Bisque, followed by the Grilled Salmon....More

Thank Robert L
Reviewed May 22, 2018 via mobile

Maybe it is because I have been very disappointed lately. Petite Plats was definitely decent, Marriott Wardman was meh to poor (all of their venues). So maybe 701 Pennsylvania was just good in comparison. But I don’t believe that. We had wonderful soups, fresh pea...More

Thank AGoodCupofJoe
Reviewed April 28, 2018 via mobile

Wifey and I had dinner with a few friends before a birthday celebration. Excellent food great service and a great wine selection. I had the tuna tartare as an starter wifey had a great salad it tasted like a Caesar salad but with kale very...More

Thank ed w
Reviewed April 7, 2018

I have enjoyed going to 701 for years, where you always receive a warm welcome, great food and drinks and nice piano or jazz music most evenings. I went there this week with a friend for happy hour, where the bartender Brian was just exceptional....More

Thank Carole L
Reviewed March 28, 2018

This place has the full pretention of a high-end restaurant - hot and cold fawning managers, fancy location, high prices - but the basic trade skills are just not there. Appetizer was beef tartare, which turned out to be a raw beetroot chopped into small...More

2  Thank JohnKBethesdaMD
Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

Ate here with c.30 colleagues for a Conference dinner. Excellent food, very good wine and attentive but unobtrusive service. Very nicely designed restaurant. Would definitely return.

1  Thank Travel807304
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$40 - $40
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings, Large groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20004-2608
  • Public Transportation: We sit directly on top of the Archives - Navy Memorial Metro on the Yellow/Green Lines. We are 3 blocks south of the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro on the Red Line.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-393-0701
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