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The Hamilton

600 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-2008
+1 202-787-1000
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good35%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (80 reviews)
“sushi” (332 reviews)
“salmon burger” (24 reviews)
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Japanese, American, Bar, Sushi, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
600 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-2008
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Got the schnitzel and a Hamilton mule. Enjoyed them both. Not blown away, by got a good meal with a fun atmosphere.

Thank DogueOne
Reviewed 4 days ago

I love this place! The happy hour is my favorite- half off sushi is the way to my heart! My lunch favorite is the catfish sandwich with French fries.

Thank Nicole G
Reviewed 4 days ago

We were looking for a historic restaurant to take friends visiting from Italy and Australia and The Hamilton fit the bill perfectly. The Hamilton is part of the Clyde’s Restaurant Group, and it is very close to the White House. We were blown away with...More

Thank Maggi713
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a leisurely lunch on a holiday weekend. Our server was prompt, professional, courteous, and helpful in choosing among several menu options. Hamilton has an unusual menu, with some American and Southern specials, like burgers, fried chicken, and shrimp and grits as well as...More

Thank DCProfessionals
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were staying at the Willard and this restaurant is located right across the street. The food is very good and the portions are large; I had one of the half portions (they call it appetizer) and it suffices as a full meal. There are...More

Thank Mark H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I recommend trying the fried chicken sandwich- so good! This place is also inexpensive and the service is great here.

Thank Allison W
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice business dinner at the Hamilton. Enjoyed the French 14 cocktail, a fruity spin on a classic French 75. Try the corn bread grilled cheese appetizer and don’t skip the apple butter. Enjoyed the scallops and the filet with the marrow butter was well received...More

Thank Kristina T
Reviewed 1 week ago

Wow! This is very obviously a Clyde’s restaurant in decor, so expect lots of dark wood but be surprised by cool birds in sculpture & Audubon prints. A series of relatively small rooms provides a tavern atmosphere. Food is excellent. On a snowy day, the...More

1  Thank Barba753
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Went on a Saturday night without a reservation. Of course it was busy. Waited a couple of minutes by the bar when a couple at a high top was leaving so got it. Our was waitress was very busy but took care of us as...More

Thank manny100
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Brunch at the Hamilton is hectic! This restaurant is loud and busy. Reservations are a must and be prepared to wait! While you wait, grab a drink at the bar. It’s worth it, as the bar offers many top shelf options and it’s worth it...More

Thank Brigitte H
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Julia P
11 June 2017|
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Response from Lori I | Reviewed this property |
Our dinner for two cost $72 without alcoholic beverages.
Kathleen C
31 August 2016|
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Response from 4guystoparis | Reviewed this property |
No I'm not
17 November 2015|
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Response from travelchick20807 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is room to stand, but not much and there was a dance floor in front of the band. Have fun!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 35
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
8:30 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
8:30 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-2008
    (F Street NW)
  • Public Transportation: A short walk from either the McPherson Square or Metro Center station along the Red, Orange and Blue Lines.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-787-1000
  • E-mail
The Hamilton is a 37,000 square feet, 500-seat restaurant and live entertainment venue offering three dining rooms, three bars and a sushi bar. The restaurant offers seasonal and regional American cuisine, for brunch, lunch, dinner, dessert, as well as a sushi menu. The Hamilton Live is the lower level 300-seat live music and entertainment venue offering nightly entertainment from local, national and international musicians.
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