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Billy Goat Tavern

500 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2005
+1 202-783-2123
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good37%
  • Average29%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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American, Bar
500 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2005
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Went here after a long day of business, I drank wine - they have red & white. It was fine though. We sat outside and enjoyed the nice weather. Nothing fancy.

Thank Christy M
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

If you want a drink after visiting all the tourist spots this is an easy walk. They had a limited number of beer on tap but what they had was decent. The food is meh-I got a grilled cheese sandwich. Good but nothing too exciting.

Thank P4052ZSlisae
Reviewed 17 April 2017

We ate lunch at the Billy Goat Tavern with the family and the meal was ok. It's a small establishment and all right for a quick lunch. The outdoor seating by the fountain is nice.

Thank Inka335
Reviewed 15 April 2017

If you're ever in the area you have to stop by and get a grilled cheese from this place! I was visiting family and we stumbled upon this gem, everyone agreed that it was the BEST grilled cheese ever!

Thank Bryce C
Reviewed 1 April 2017

Stayed at DC for two nights across the street. Billy Goat Tavern was the right choice for our breakfast. Went there twice. Delicious omelets! Not too fancy, just very comfortable, like your hometown place. Definitely recommend.

Thank AJ095
Reviewed 2 March 2017

Being a HUGE Chicago Cubs fan I was ecstatic to find a Billy Goat Tavern outside of Chicago. It is a quaint little place, but definitely has D.C. prices.

Thank Tony B
Reviewed 17 February 2017

was in the area looking for a place to eat and saw this place and I went in and it was right next to my hotel and the hotel staff told me about it too. the food was great and the drinks were decent in...More

Thank Jed J
Reviewed 2 February 2017 via mobile

Stopped here with colleagues after meetings. Good selection of drinks and service was great. Didn't eat here but they have a pretty good menu. Prices were OK for DC area.

Thank taikogirl1
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

If your looking for just regular food and regular beer this is a place to go . It's small but I'm spending 3 days in DC and this is my second time here

Thank bobphillips32
Reviewed 25 January 2017

I have been to this establishment at lest three times and had similar impressions each time. the location is near several area hotels and much cheaper than eating there, but the quality of the cheaper food is only mediocre at best.

Thank Steve Z
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 03:00
09:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 500 New Jersey Ave NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-2005
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-783-2123
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