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€€ - €€€American, , Gluten Free Options
924 25th St NW, The River Inn, Washington DC, DC 20037-2152
+1 202-338-8707
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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American, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
€€ - €€€
924 25th St NW, The River Inn, Washington DC, DC 20037-2152
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Made a reservation here to dine before attending a Kennedy Center performance, as it's a nice walk from the Center. Our waiter couldn't have been nicer and more accommodating, as were the other employees, from the bread deliverer to the maitre'd. The food was very...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Karen H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We ordered New York Steaks and they were perfect. The service was also very friendly especially the owner. We will definitely come again!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Esra1234zu
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Servers are very attentive and friendly! Food was very good. Seemed a little pricey for a hotel restaurant until I realized that locals come there for dinner frequently. Apparently it’s frequented by anyone whether a hotel guest or not. That’s a good sign of a...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Mmfan66
Reviewed 4 November 2018

Stayed at The River Inn hotel so ate her for a couple of evening meals and breakfasts. Good quality food and service. Friendly atmosphere. Should offer more gluten free choices for breakfast - is gf bread too much to ask for ?

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Adrian S
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I have eaten here over 50 times and have never had a bad experience. Butternut squash soup is delicious. Has a chef and seasoned wait staff. Diverse menu and always delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Cathleen S
Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

A group of 8 of us ate here prior to seeing Hamilton at the Kennedy Center. Dish has a pre-theater menu for $40 which includes an appetizer, entree, and a dessert. The food was extremely good and quick to come out so we were in...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Discover811213
Reviewed 3 August 2018 via mobile

Relaxing gourmet feel. Very welcoming staff. Had an exquisite chocolate flourless cake with ice cream and delicious cappuccino late after a long day on my first night and unwound in the cozy atmosphere. Their menu looked awesome...not usual hotel fare. Dinner reservations recommended as they...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Baba1222
Reviewed 9 July 2018

On the recommendation of the bartender, I ordered the Pork Chop and was not disappointed. This is a small space and perfect if you are staying the the hotel.

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank CapeCodJudie
Reviewed 4 July 2018

We only used DISH on a couple of occasions whilst staying at the River Inn, once for breakfast and once for drinks only, but enjoyed both times. We chose the buffet option for breakfast, which included bacon, sausage, hard boiled eggs then fruit, pastries, muffins...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank newspapertaxi
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Great place to go pre-theater, if only for parking. The food was very good, as were the drinks. We started with an excellent cheese place and had the tuna tartare and mushroom risotto for mains. We shared the apple beinets for dessert. Carlos was an...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank RonFG
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13 November 2018|
Response from RonFG | Reviewed this property |
Definitely. Maybe 10 minutes or so?
26 May 2017|
Response from Leigh N | Reviewed this property |
The hotel has valet parking.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$35
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:00 - 11:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
07:00 - 14:30
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
08:00 - 11:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 924 25th St NW, The River Inn, Washington DC, DC 20037-2152
    (Between "I" & "K")
  • Public Transportation: 2 blocks from Foggy Bottom Metro Station at 23rd & "I"
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
  • Neighbourhood: Foggy Bottom - GWU - West End
  • Phone Number: +1 202-338-8707
  • This restaurant is at The River Inn
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