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The Blue Bar

$$ - $$$, , American
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, The Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
+1 202-638-5200
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good51%
  • Average18%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Aug 16, 2017
“Very Good & Reasonable”
Apr 29, 2017
“elive jazz and red wine”
Open Now
4:00 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, The Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
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Reviewed October 4, 2017 via mobile

The chicken and eggplant salad is spectacular and I loved the ambiance. My bartender, Lily, was helpful and patient. This was a fun and tasty find, I will certainly visit again!

Thank Meredith B
Reviewed August 16, 2017

Was at the hotel for two nights and ate here both. Food was very good and very affordable. Décor was very nice and the service good. Would definitely come back

Thank Bob J
Reviewed April 29, 2017

I was pleasantly surprised, when I checked into the hotel, that the bar had live jazz. I enjoyed two sets with solid jazz musicians.

Thank Diane J
Reviewed February 13, 2017

See my review of The Henley Park Hotel. I din't know the name of the restaurant. This restaurant is fantastic. At least two room and different levels. Great staff and a wonderful feel to the whole place.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed January 31, 2017

The staff was top notch at this quaint bar. They offer different entertainment from jazz bands to disco nights while you relax and unwind from a long day. They have happy hour that includes many choices of drinks as well as food. Great place to...More

Thank Rosebud39631
Reviewed February 29, 2016

This small intimate bar is quite nice with a great selection of single malts other drinks. The bar tender is knowledgable and can mix almost anything. The bar foods are excellent.

Thank TarHeel810
Reviewed February 23, 2016

Very quiet during the snowstorm I was here. But not a bad place to spend a snowstorm in. There's a baby grand piano in the place that I suspect is used on occasion.

Thank frost05
Reviewed February 17, 2016

I've been to this small, intimate bar a few times and really like it. I've been fortunate to get the table area set in the corner nook and just lean back, relax, sip a cocktail and watch the activity. The bar was very busy last...More

Thank lfulton_123
Reviewed June 4, 2014

The Blue Bar was fine, but nothing to write home about. A colleague and I met there before our flight on the last day to have a drink and appetizer. The drinks were fine, but a little pricey, and the appetizer took a little longer...More

Thank msb2m5
Reviewed May 24, 2014

Hey, if you're staying at the Henley Park Hotel then this bar is convenient and practical. But with wine at $10-$14/glass expect your night to be short if you're a wine drinker. Had a late lunch there and the bar menu (unlike their restaurant The...More

Thank TonyK300
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$6 - $30
Bar, Pub, American
Restaurant features
Good for
Bar scene
Open Hours
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 11:00 PM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
4:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 926 Massachusetts Ave NW, The Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighborhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-5200
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Henley Park Hotel
Drop by the Blue Bar, where DC nightlife gets a hip but playful update. Located in The Henley Park Hotel, this chic lounge encourages lively conversation with its laid-back ambiance and shareable small plates. Best of all, it never takes itself too seriously. So come sip from our creative menu of classic cocktails and soak up the unique and refreshing take on downtown DC after dark. Happy hour specials are offered daily until 7:00p.m
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