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The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel

) #629 of 2,580 Restaurants in Washington DC $$ - $$$ American, ,
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
+1 202-414-0500
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good26%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“crab” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Bar, Contemporary
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
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1 - 10 of 78 reviews

Reviewed 7 April 2017

Food is excellent, service is impeccable and ambience is simply old gracious and beautiful WashingtonMore

Thank lilacroller
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for the 5-start review. We're very happy to hear you really enjoyed our menu, the ambiance, service, and location of our historic property. We strive to ensure that all of our guests have a memorable experience with us. We look forward...More

Reviewed 14 February 2017

See my review of The Henley Park Hotel. I didn't know the name of the bar. Bar is sweet, dark and cool. Staff is excellent.

Thank Chris P
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Chris P, Thank you very much for the 5-star review. We are deeply humbled by such kind words. Should your travels bring you back to the DC area, we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back. Best Regards, Roosevelt Castilho

Reviewed 14 February 2017

We had a delicious dinner at the Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel. The food and service were first rate. Our waiter was attentive and friendly and the manager was very attentive as well. The atmosphere is cozy and comfortable. We also went to happy...More

Thank luna489
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Luna, Thank you very much for the 5-star review. We're happy to hear that you had an enjoyable time at the Blue Bar and great dinner. I cannot wait to share your review with my team. Should your travels bring you back to DC...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Decent old-fashioned restaurant in hotel, tucked away, easy to get into, good place for a quiet conversation and martini near convention center.

Thank PapagenaandPapageno
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. We're happy to hear you had an enjoyable time with us. We very much look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back to the Henley. Roosevelt Castilho

Reviewed 1 February 2017

This is a quaint restaurant with excellent food and service. Several things on the menu to choose from and daily specials as well. Perfect place to go to enjoy a night out or after convention days. Top notch place to enjoy a nice meal with...More

1  Thank Rosebud39631
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 3 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your 5-star review. We greatly appreciate your feedback. It is great to know that you enjoyed your experience with us. Our Executive Chef Sonia Cisneros is awesome and I cannot wait to share this with our culinary team....More

Reviewed 17 January 2017

Once upon a time this property was a real jewel. Elegant design, superb food, stellar service. I know because I used to live in DC where the Tavern was a default option to take my clients. After many years I had a business trip to...More

Thank SouthernmostTraveler
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 1 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback in regards to your recent visit. I am sadden to hear we were not able to meet your expectations during your visit to D.C. On behalf of our team, I sincerely apologize for any inconveniences encountered during...More

Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

HORRIBLE HORRIBLE service. We had reservations and they made us put a credit card down for 4 people. We were literally the only people in the restaurant/bar. And on top of that, it took over 10 minutes to get a mimosa. The entire experience was...More

Thank Alexandra C
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 6 December 2016

Hello Mrs. Alexandra, First, Thank you for providing us with your feedback. I would like to apologize for the bad experience you had at the Tavern this weekend. This is definitely not how we work, please kindly e-mail me at rcastilho@henleypark.com and we can discuss...More

Reviewed 13 October 2016

The food here was outstanding ! A small place, very pretty with outstanding service. We had asparagus bisque soup, my first time and it was wonderful . The next night we had beef short ribs that would melt in your mouth. This was as good...More

1  Thank Paul P
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2016

Dear Paul, Thank you very much for your review, I am so happy you were able to enjoy your time with us, I cannot wait to share your comments with my team, All the best,

Reviewed 7 October 2016

First night at the hotel, we found it easier to 'stay-in' than look for an outside restaurant. Enjoyed the Wine taster specials. Food was interestingly prepared, not the usual choices. Small menu but well done.

Thank Ladygilbert
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2016

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. I am happy to know that you enjoyed our tasting menu. We look forward to welcoming you back to the Henley Park Hotel anytime soon. Regards,

Reviewed 19 September 2016

The tasting menu for dinner was exquisite. My partner and I were exhausted from touring and decided to stay in the hotel and eat there. I'm glad we did. The food, and the wine pairings selected to go with it, was exquisite. Our waiter was...More

Thank María P
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 50
Cuisine
American, Bar, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308 (Formerly Coeur de Lion)
    (10th and Massachusetts Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Center, Mt. Vernon Square, Convention Center
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-414-0500
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Henley Park Hotel
Description
The Henley Park Hotel welcomes you to the The Tavern at the Henley Park( Formerly known as Coeur De Lion), a favorite among the DC locals. This restaurant is adorned with a stunning skylight atrium, ornate chandeliers, and a natural brick face. Our Chef offers a diverse New American menu featuring the freshest regional ingredients. For a less formal atmosphere we offer a light Small Plates menu in the Blue Bar. We also offer a Formal and Royal Tea, served in our beautiful Wilkes Room by the fireplace, or, in any of our luxurious private suites.
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