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Fado Irish Pub

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) #201 of 2,596 Restaurants in Washington DC $$ - $$$ Irish, ,
808 Seventh St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
+1 202-789-0066
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good43%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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Irish, Bar, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
808 Seventh St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
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Reviewed 4 days ago

My wife and I were passing by and decided to try this restaurant for lunch. We were seated quickly and Randall, our server, quickly attended to our requests. He was knowledgeable about the beers offered and made good recommendations for our meals. The unique entree...More

Thank DaleB9120
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped in here for a late lunch. Not crowded at all. Food was good and the Guiness was good. Our server was very helpful. Actually cam back here on a Friday night and the place was jammed. Hot place! I would come back here again.

Thank Brad A
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went here for Lunch on a Saturday and it was a pretty slow time so we were able to soak in the surroundings. The décor of this place is very interesting. It a cross between a pub the waiting area of a Disney Ride...More

Thank NorthernNJTraveller
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Shepard's Pie and Fish & Chips were great, and the prices were reasonable. The service was acceptable, but not totally welcoming. Four stars for the food, prices, and convenience of location.

Thank PhilboydStudge
Reviewed July 13, 2017

I actually ordered my food through Doordash, because I was craving a reuben sandwich so bad. The cornbeef was so tender; the coleslaw was amazing. Instead of putting thousand island dressing they put a Marie Rose sauce. I don't know what this sauce is made...More

Thank Latoria M
Reviewed June 16, 2017

While visiting Washington DC we decided to have lunch at Fado Irish Pub and it was a great decision, the food was of a high quality and tasty, there was also a good selection of beers and spirits. The staff we came into contact with...More

Thank michael_poole75
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

We had the skillet chips, shepard's pie, and the corned beef and potato dumplings. All were quite yummy. The decor made me think for just a little while that I was in Bilbo Baggin's house. Would definitely eat here again.

Thank Kevin W
Reviewed June 11, 2017 via mobile

It's an Irish pub. Good food. Good beer. Children friendly...before it gets late. Excellent theming. Decent prices. Located right next to Chinatown metro stop.

Thank Ryan S
Reviewed June 1, 2017 via mobile

The ginger lady was so disrespectful when asking for our driver licenses. We used IDs with photo which shows our birth date and its issued by the police. However she kept refusing yo accept it and saying that all she asked was the driver licenses....More

Thank Roberto P
Reviewed May 29, 2017

This was another stop on our bar tour around the Verizon Center. I'm from Philly and this Fado was very similar to the Philly location. Great bar, good food, good drinks.

Thank JP2188
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Caleb M
May 23, 2015|
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Response from Rick U | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there shouldn't be an issue because this is also a restaurant and I have seen families with under age children in Fado's having a meal.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Bar scene, Large groups
Open Hours
10:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 2:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 808 Seventh St. NW, Washington DC, DC 20001
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-789-0066
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