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The Blue Bar

) #1,076 of 2,580 Restaurants in Washington DC $$ - $$$ , , American
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, The Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
+1 202-638-5200
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good51%
  • Average21%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
29 Apr 2017
“elive jazz and red wine”
13 Feb 2017
“Great Restaurant at the Henley.”
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Bar, Pub, American
$$ - $$$
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, The Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
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Reviewed 30 April 2017

I was pleasantly surprised, when I checked into the hotel, that the bar had live jazz. I enjoyed two sets with solid jazz musicians.

Thank Diane J
Reviewed 14 February 2017

See my review of The Henley Park Hotel. I din't know the name of the restaurant. This restaurant is fantastic. At least two room and different levels. Great staff and a wonderful feel to the whole place.

Thank Chris P
Reviewed 1 February 2017

The staff was top notch at this quaint bar. They offer different entertainment from jazz bands to disco nights while you relax and unwind from a long day. They have happy hour that includes many choices of drinks as well as food. Great place to...More

Thank Rosebud39631
Reviewed 1 March 2016

This small intimate bar is quite nice with a great selection of single malts other drinks. The bar tender is knowledgable and can mix almost anything. The bar foods are excellent.

Thank TarHeel810
Reviewed 24 February 2016

Very quiet during the snowstorm I was here. But not a bad place to spend a snowstorm in. There's a baby grand piano in the place that I suspect is used on occasion.

Thank frost05
Reviewed 18 February 2016

I've been to this small, intimate bar a few times and really like it. I've been fortunate to get the table area set in the corner nook and just lean back, relax, sip a cocktail and watch the activity. The bar was very busy last...More

Thank lfulton_123
Reviewed 5 June 2014

The Blue Bar was fine, but nothing to write home about. A colleague and I met there before our flight on the last day to have a drink and appetizer. The drinks were fine, but a little pricey, and the appetizer took a little longer...More

Thank msb2m5
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Hey, if you're staying at the Henley Park Hotel then this bar is convenient and practical. But with wine at $10-$14/glass expect your night to be short if you're a wine drinker. Had a late lunch there and the bar menu (unlike their restaurant The...More

Thank TonyK300
Reviewed 17 February 2014

Here for Valentines weekend. My husband and I always stay at the Henley Park when we drive to WDC from Baltimore. We love the historic charm of the hotel, it's loctation and the Blue Bar - right off the lobby. It's pretty and cozy, and...More

1  Thank Rosie816
Maggie E, General Manager at The Blue Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 22 March 2014

Thank you for taking the time to share the details about your stay. We do like to make our guest feel at home when they visit our hotel, and we strive to always provide the highest level of customer service at all times. The Blue...More

Reviewed 12 October 2013

Stayed at the hotel for the weekend. Usually stopped in hotel bar before and after dinner. And no we do not have a drinking problem. haha. Friendly bartender and informative, was able to plan our next day. Sat. night a wonderful trio in the lounge...More

Thank Salvatore2412
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 30
Bar, Pub, American
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 23:00
16:00 - 00:00
16:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 926 Massachusetts Ave NW, The Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-638-5200
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  • This restaurant is at The Henley Park Hotel
Drop by the Blue Bar, where DC nightlife gets a hip but playful update. Located in The Henley Park Hotel, this chic lounge encourages lively conversation with its laid-back ambiance and shareable small plates. Best of all, it never takes itself too seriously. So come sip from our creative menu of classic cocktails and soak up the unique and refreshing take on downtown DC after dark. Happy hour specials are offered daily until 7:00p.m
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