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Big Hunt

1345 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
+1 202-785-2333
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Overview
  • Excellent19%
  • Very good56%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“wings” (3 reviews)
“burger” (4 reviews)
“dive bar” (8 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pub
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1345 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
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1 - 10 of 55 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Barman stoned, no good to anyone, left and ate down the road at another establishment, the place was packed but not sure why, both staff were outside smoking when we left!!

Thank Bryan50
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Not far from Embassy Row, across from new upscale shops, is this place. It's a dive bar, honest to goodness, kind of dark, stuff on the walls, dusty chandeliers, it's awesome. Better than average beer selection, good service. Happy Hour specials.

Thank denniss529
Reviewed 1 July 2017

I believe I would rate this place 3 points on TripAdvisor. I stopped here for drinks one evening after dinner. However, I am giving it 4 points because of the bartender. I wanted to try all of their IPA options that night. They had about...More

Thank LazyProjektor
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

If you are a stand-up fan, you must go here. It has a similar feel to the comedy cellar in New York, and it features some really funny people. For only 15 bucks we got to see 5 comedians, all of whom were funny, and...More

Thank tmmygldnck
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

If you're easily offended or a heckler....stay home! It's a comedy club...they make fun of serious issues, people, events, and situations. The comedians were mostly entertaining. The chicken wings were great and drinks ok. In all a good experience.

Thank Victoria R
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Pretty decent bar. Enjoyed the booth-style seating suitable for a handful of friends for an intimate conversation. Prompt service. A decent selection of beers on tap.

Thank RunrDave
Reviewed 28 January 2017 via mobile

...Because you get kicked out as soon as you walk through the door. The place was suggested as a good restaurant with reasonable prices and a great beer selection, but as soon as we walked in a bouncer looking guy rudely yelled no kids allowed....More

Thank bossdiver
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Near the metro station in Dupont Circle, the Big Hunt surprised with really good food. They have an excellent Black Bean Chili and the burgers were juicy. They have many types of craft beer. The beer isn't cheap but the food was very good. It...More

Thank jeanannrussell
Reviewed 2 October 2016

The Big Hunt does not appear impressive from the outside or the inside but it has some great food and a wonderful selection of craft beers. I had a burger that was delicious. Even though it was large and thick they managed to grill it...More

Thank OhioEd
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

For my sister in laws birthday we traveled down to the DC area. After walking and coming across bars with long lines and loud music we stumbled on this little gem. The drinks were a little pricey however it was a nice relaxing atmosphere. A...More

Thank Maria F
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub
Meals
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 02:00
Monday
16:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
16:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
16:00 - 02:00
Thursday
16:00 - 02:00
Friday
16:00 - 03:00
Saturday
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-785-2333
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