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Downtown / Chinatown
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775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727 (8th and G)
+1 202-737-7663
17:30 - 22:00
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Sun 17:00 - 21:30
Mon 17:30 - 22:00
Tue - Thu 11:30 - 22:00
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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Beach Lake, PA
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217 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 April 2017

We were in the neighborhood and had heard that they had a lovely bar, so we stopped by for a break in our touristing. I asked the bartender for a particular taste in a wine and she hit the nail on the head. Excellent wine. Cheerful and helpful bartender.

Thank 551melm
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31 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

I stumbled across this restaurant while walking in the neighborhood. This place was packed at 530 - no space at tables or at the bar, which I thought was a good sign. The hostess gave us a table for an hour which was perfect. We had charcuterie (they are attached to a butcher shop) and tuna tartar which were great.... More 

Thank Stefk22
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267 reviews
172 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Ate here for the first time recently with our family.. Great winelist, by the glass or bottle, deep selection. Had a variety of appetizers and loved the beets & apples and Quinoa salad. Thee gnocchi was amazing and the pierogi was just as good. All pastas homemade. Too full for dessert but will be back to try again. Also, a... More 

Thank Ahg2
Foster City, California
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50 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 March 2017

We ate here because we had all just arrived for business and it was in walking distance of our hotel. I made a reservation the day before on Open Table. The choices were varied from Raw Bar to Charcuterie for starters. We all ate the seafood entrees. I had the grilled salmon with mustard greens and a side of roasted... More 

Thank Martha B
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60 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

We had been to Proof before and it did not disappoint on return. Key to their menu are fresh ingredients. Scallops are mouth watering. Tuna tartare was the best I ever eaten: chunks of tuna mixed with soy and wasabi on cracker points. Perfect balance of hot and flavor. The sticky toffee pudding would satisfy a Scotsman. Awesome wine list... More 

Thank PennyandKatie
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138 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 91 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Brussels sprouts, cauliflower, beef and pork. It was all fine. The genre may be starting to wear on me. Good wine list.

Thank BaddMonkey
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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19 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017

I have been going out in the restaurant scene of DC since 2001. I love good quality food, tocook it and to eat out (I am Italian). Unfortunately, 2 years ago I fell sick and found out I have gastroparesis (a paralysis in the muscles of my stomach). This means I can't eat solid food. All food has to be... More 

Thank gastroparesis
Park Hills, Kentucky
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

It's OK but overpriced, wine list is very deceiving and overpriced. Watch out. They charge by the ounce and by the glass. The food was cold. The server saved the day and the Toffee Cake desert was excellent. Would not return.

Thank gmholiday1953
McLean, Virginia
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116 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017

We each had the kale salad. It was fair, underwhelming based on the reviews praising it so much. We each had the meatballs, which were great. I had the gnocchi, which were also great but VERY rich. I think they could dial back the cheese a bit and not lose anything. The waiter recommended a nice red wine. They were... More 

Thank arthurman2
Washington DC
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453 reviews
307 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 155 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2017

We had a great celebratory lunch at Proof this week that was perfect for the occasion (a courthouse wedding). Proof is located in the Verizon Center/Chinatown neighborhood and also close to the Judiciary Square and Gallery Place Metro stops. It's also a short walk to the DC courts building, if you're getting married, finishing jury duty, or being given a... More 

Thank BlueNWashington

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 30 - USD 30
American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
    (8th and G)
  • Public Transportation: Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-737-7663

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?