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Tabard Inn Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Dupont Circle
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1739 N St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-2801
+1 202-331-8528
Today
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Hours:
Sun - Wed 17:30 - 21:30
Mon - Fri 07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thu - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
Sat - Sun 07:00 - 09:00
10:30 - 14:30
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Roskilde, Denmark
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128 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The mixture between a pub and a good restaurant functions well at Tabard Inn. Although the tables in the combinated bar/dining room were close to each other, conversation was not disturbed by other guests inside the completely occupied room. We started with a delicious Mad Raspberry cocktail and had a soup and the blood orange salad as a starter. Our... More 

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Thank Steen B
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Came for a boozy birthday brunch and i'll tell you - there is no cozier place in all of DC. The setting - half inn and half restaurant - is just so unique. it has that welcoming feel of a house. we were seated in the atrium part, feels like you're outside but you're not. Wonderful, attentive service with great... More 

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Thank Diseree D
Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Very restaurant in the style of an old British pub with dark wooden walls and large dining room tables. Excellent choice of both meat and fish and starters. Try the rack of lamb - does not disappoint!

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Thank John L
Traverse City, Michigan
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

From the place to be for breakfast in Washington, to one of the coziest spots in town for dinner, the Tabard Inn never disappoints. The menu is eclectic and locally sourced, the results have never disappointed. On a summer evening, there's no better place to be than dinner on the patio at the Tabard.

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Modesto, CA
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230 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Just had lunch with friends at Tabard Inn Restaurant. It is in s lovely s hotel in DuPont Circle. We had everything from trout to burgers and everyone enjoy their food. It was very crowded and noisy at lunch. We had a great time and spoils recommend.

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New York City, New York
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful food and drinks in an ageless and warm inn, that is a DC landmark Unfortunately we were seated next to an unpleasant loud boisterous party of six, which detracted from the experience. Service was good at the beginning of our 8pm reservation, but after the main courses were served, our waitstaff became scarcer and scarcer. Eventually got tired of... More 

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Thank ZZ12404
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building itself is very interesting with a quaint, quiet feel. The menu and prices were reasonable. The host was incredibly rude. Our waitress was DRUNK. She wreaked of vodka and only stopped by our table once. We waited for water for 20 minutes, placed our order, and then never saw our waitress again. We never got refills or any... More 

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Thank Laura E
Dave R, General Manager at Tabard Inn Restaurant, responded to this review

Hi Laura E, Thank you for your review of the Tabard. I am very concerned with what you have to report. Would it be possible to connect via telephone? Thank you for bringing this to our attention. All the best- DR (571)217-1968 More 

Washington DC, District of Columbia
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20 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 January 2017

My husband and I dined at the Tabard Inn restaurant on our anniversary prior to seeing a play at a nearby theater. We had a great experience! I love the coziness of inns and the restaurant captured the feel perfectly. The dining area we were in was intimate and charming, the holiday decor added to the lovely ambiance. The seasonal... More 

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Thank JennyK
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

a perfect meal in a very pleasant dining room: great soup and salad, excellent seared trout with beets and pomegranate sauce, shrimp and grits with andouille was superb.

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Durham, New Hampshire
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203 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

For decades I stayed at the Tabard Inn when visiting DC but this time I stayed at the Dupont Circle Hotel and ate lunch and dinner at the Tabard Inn Restaurant for old times sake. Well I won't be going back. Staff are mostly (not everyone) surly and inattentive and the tables for two are in unappealing locations. The oysters... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$35
Cuisine
American
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 09:00
10:30 - 14:30
Monday
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Wednesday
17:30 - 21:30
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
Thursday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 10:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
07:00 - 09:00
10:30 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1739 N St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-2801
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-331-8528
  • This restaurant is at Tabard Inn

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?