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Eastern European
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Vegan Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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Reviewed yesterday

Top notch experience with clean organic and healthy foods! Our server BONNIE was a delight and made the experience 10x better!

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed yesterday

Let me start by saying that this is the best unlimited brunch I've had in DC for around $50/person. The serving sizes are perfect and you can get as many plates of each item you want. You get a good variety of choices and nothing...was lackin. We had the Ambar mezze w/ the pickled veggies, salmon Benedict, the Balkano, shrimp omelette, the nutella & raspberry waffle and my personal favorite the cevapi. The cevapi had so much flavor and was possibly the best sausage I've had. The mimosas were good too, we got a lil faded half way through brunch which only made brunch better and I would recommend this place to any and everyone who is in DC. Can't wait to go back. P.S. the pickled veggies with the mezze had so much flavor and were a nice touch to start the brunch and set the tone.More

Date of visit: April 2024
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Great service makes all the difference. Bojana gave us a warm welcome and made us feel right at home. Come to AMBAR to immerse yourself in the beauty of the balkans.

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Food was great & the service was amazing. We celebrated a birthday and it was a great choice. Will go back. Bonnie was dope.

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Driss is hot as f**k and fills me up!!! She made my experience a 10/10!! Highly recommend Ambar for your brunch experience

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Driss was amazing! We had a great experience! The food was great and endless mimosas were top notch. Would recommend to anyone visiting DC!

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 3 days ago

DRISS was amazing!! She was attentive, patient and kept the drinks flowing!! She was patient as we had a large group and ensured we were satisfied. Ten out of ten indeed

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Ambience perfected! The food was amazing but Bonnie really made the experience. Her knowledge of Balkan cuisine was impressive and her keen eye on empty glasses made bottomless mimosas worth it! Thanks to the Ambar team and Bonnie!!

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Came for a birthday brunch- Great food, fast drinks, Bonnie was great and made the birthday special for us. Definitely get the cheese pie

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was amazing, came out on time. We also had wine and got some amazing recommendations and discounts from our waitress Chris . What a great experience !

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Food was great, same as our drinks. Really good ambiance. Our server, Elcias gave us a lot of recommendations and food came more than perfect. He was great!

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One word: BONNIE! She made our experience. She was kind, knowledgeable, quick, and responsive. Love this place and will come back for Bonnie!

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a great brunch spot! Wonderful menu, great servers, and TASTY food. If you like Balkan or Mediterranean this is THE place to try. Bojana was a WONDERFUL server. Extremely attentive, explained the menu well, and made sure our hearts and stomachs remained full...during our 2 hr brunch session. I would definitely come back. The mimosas are PERFECT! I’m literally going to book my next reservation now.More

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had the most amazing dinner tonight! The food was fantastic and fresh. Our server Chris was so attentive and her recommendations were on point! 100 % recommended

Date of visit: May 2024
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Awesome experience, worth every penny. Chris was an amazing waitress. Must try cheese pie. The unlimited drinks would have been totally worth it too if we would have had enough room in our bellies!

Date of visit: April 2024
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Ambar Shaw is rated accordingly in the following categories by Tripadvisor travellers:
  • Food: 5
  • Service: 5
  • Value: 5
  • Atmosphere: 5