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Baby Wale

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1124 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4314
+1 202-450-3311
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average15%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible1%
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“pizza” (6 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1124 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4314
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Reviewed April 16, 2018

Stopped by Baby Wale last Thursday because listening to "Go-Go" music is normally requires a lotta "head-bobbing" and "body-moving", but I love it, so OK. This is a really nice spot to groove to some ol' favorites, enjoy some first-class booze and comfort food. Just...More

Thank mondog41
Reviewed April 16, 2018 via mobile

Ask for Steve the bartender - now your visit becomes an experience! The mushroom pizza alone is worth seeking out this restaurant! The drinks are top shelf!

Thank Peggy S
Reviewed April 5, 2018

This is a great location for having a dinner. Though it is noisy, the quality of the food and beverages is extraordinary high. Really enjoyed everything!

Thank warfair
Reviewed March 3, 2018 via mobile

Ok bar. Pretty good food. Hard for me to rate the service as we were there for a private event. Fried chicken with Thai chili sauce was very good.

Thank Lawrence B
Reviewed January 21, 2018

On the "downer" side, the quality of the food is below average (in my opinion). That said, the meals are priced on the lower end, i.e. "value" does exists here. On the "positive" side, the bar is sizable and offers a solid selection of beers.

Thank Gabby914
Reviewed January 1, 2018 via mobile

I went here for NYE for an early supper with some friends. Everything was quite good. The fried chicken was really good and even better when you have them put red pepper flakes on it (I had the regular and another had the red pepper...More

Thank clambakejake
Reviewed October 14, 2017 via mobile

Great bar in a neighborhood that is still emerging on the Convention center coat tails. Excellent atmosphere, creative cocktails. Works for a group of friends, a business drink or a date. Would have been a good if there was a good rating but gets an...More

Thank Spiegs1968
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

Really fun space for happy hour and dinner. Wasn't crowded, which was really nice. Had the fried chicken, which was delicious!

Thank JacqConn
Reviewed August 12, 2017

These are lovely restaurants near the Cambria DChotel. We enjoyed these restaurants during our time at a professional convention.

Thank SuO11
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I attended a reception here and it was a nice place with great beer selection. The appetizers we had were pretty good too. Right across the street from the convention center so its convenient for convention visitors.

Thank Michael K
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Restaurant Details

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American, Bar
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1124 9th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-4314
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-450-3311
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