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Old Ebbitt Grill

65 locals recommend · Estimated price 2 out of 4 ·
About this place
Oldest dining saloon in DC. Across from White House. American Fare. Largest selection of oysters in DC. Open daily-breakfast, lunch, dinner, late-night.
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October 15, 2019
Old Ebbitt Grill located by the White House is a classic restaurant - the oldest in D.C.
October 05, 2019
Steps from the White House and okay food. Can sometimes see the motorcade passing through.
September 20, 2019
Washington, DC's oldest bar, established in 1856. The perfect place for early morning breakfast or post-theater supper. Best Raw Bar in the city with oysters from both coasts, clams, shrimp and Maine lobster. Open for breakfast, lunch, dinner and late-night dining daily, and weekend brunch. Around…
September 12, 2019
Opened in 1856, Washington's oldest bar and restaurant. First place to stay open when Congress was out of session. Since 1970, because of its popularity Old Ebbitt Grill has been frequented by numerous politicians, some known for scandals and maneuvering. It has also been the site of parties…
September 02, 2019
Very touristy but still an absolute favorite place with lots of history. Sit at the bar for one of the best martinis in the city, enjoy oysters on the half shell, and stroll across the street to take in the sights of the White House. Easily accessible by bus.

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675 15th Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20005
Phone+1 202-347-4800
Hours of Operation statusClosed · Opens Monday 7:30 AM
Credit Cards
Yes (incl. Discover & Visa)
Outdoor Seating
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Happy Hour
Beer, Wine, Full Bar, Cocktails
Dining Options
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