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Filter Coffeehouse & Espresso Bar

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1916 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-2103
+1 202-223-0100
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
Oct 18, 2017
“Decadent Cappuccino!”
Aug 24, 2017
“Good Spot”
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1916 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-2103
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Reviewed October 18, 2017

I was in town for work all week and wanted to try some independent coffee shops I had not yet visited during previous visits. I ordered a cappuccino to go. Service is friendly, inviting and efficient. Place gets busy, with lots of locals streaming in/out,...More

Thank Jodi R
Reviewed August 24, 2017 via mobile

They make an excellent chai latte here and the staff are friendly. The space is a little small with limited seating so lingering over your coffee isn't easy but it's still worth a visit.

Thank Sal_Paradise767
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Reviewed August 18, 2017

I have been exploring various coffee bars in DC and this week jumped into Filter hoping to find something special and unique. The person behind the counter and a customer carried on a conversation for several minutes about coffees which made me hopeful that I...More

Thank Richard M
Reviewed December 8, 2016

Stumbled here starving for a well-made coffee in the US. Satisfied the tastebuds. Filter on I street offers a proper reprieve from "those that shall not be named" dark-side chains. Denizens of the US - wake up - good coffee is located *here*, and seasoned...More

Thank Sundaysana
Reviewed July 13, 2016

The last few years have seen a revolution in good coffee houses in DC and both Filter locations in DC have been God sent. The Dupont one is close to my home and the I street one (reviewed here) is close to my workI Every...More

Thank DCNike
Reviewed March 31, 2016

The coffee here is outstanding, truly a well made hot beverage. The atmosphere is small and intimate. The pastries look good although I've never tried any. My one complaint is that there is rarely a "thank you" said. I can't believe it. They just put...More

Thank monicarT9659RD
Reviewed September 29, 2015

All of the Filter locations have excellent service and AMAZING coffee and treats! Go here over instead of one of the national chains and support your local businesses!

Thank Tiffany H
Reviewed August 13, 2015

Filtered or not, this is the best coffee in DC...better than Swings. Excellent brew at this small coffee house. Don't let anyone fool you. A World Bank hangout in Farragut and a local hangout in Dupont, try the flat white and add an extra shot...More

Thank Derek F
Reviewed January 28, 2015 via mobile

Excelent expresso. Well done. No many options of things to eat, but if you really like a good coffee, go there. They also sell Hario things for those who love to drip their own coffee. Service Excelent.

Thank Renato M
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8:00 AM - 7:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1916 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-2103
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-223-0100
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