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Firehook Bakery

1600 21st St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1003
+1 703-519-8020
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good34%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
7 Nov 2016
“so tasty”
6 Sep 2016
“Great Breakfast”
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1600 21st St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1003
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Reviewed 7 November 2016

it's on the way between the hotel I like to stay at, and Dupont circle metro. yummy muffins and coffee.

Thank barancs
Reviewed 6 September 2016

When I have discovered this bakery I fall in love. Fantastic food to a reasonable price. Even it was busy in the morning as many people are just rushed, the staff was friendly and I could enjoy my breakfast. I went back the next day...More

Thank AufDerFlucht
Reviewed 15 July 2016

So I found this place on TripAdvisor, actually, and the tip that the address was wrong was critical to finding it. It has moved to Q street near the Dupont Circle metro. The baked goods are incredible -- I had a "healthy" fruit and nut...More

Thank lynford100
Reviewed 13 July 2016

this bakery is not far from the Dupont Circle metro entrance. It sells a variety of baked goods, including tarts and cupcakes, as well as enormous cookies. You can also buy cookies in smaller sizes in clamshell containers.

Thank risingdawnkama
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Located north of Dupont Circle now, not at the Phillips, it is a quaint little shop with strong coffee, amazing baked goods (especially if you have a sweet tooth) and a local favorite. Location: 1909 Q. Street, NW

Thank Eli N
Reviewed 19 December 2015

We ate breakfast here two mornings in a row. Traditional bakery atmosphere, small but mighty. The ham and cheese croissant, banana nut muffins, yoghurt parfait, etc. all excellent. Two can enjoy a nice, simple breakfast for around ten dollars.

Thank Zed023
Reviewed 13 November 2015 via mobile

None of the reviewers mentioned that this place has moved to Q St between 19th and 20th! Apparently it moved a few years ago from the Phillips. So why didn't anyone else say anything? In any case, the baked goods are excellent but none of...More

1  Thank Mish_the_Fish
Reviewed 1 October 2015

Always super fresh baked goods, with a wide variety. Great for carry out. Salads a real bargain for a quick lunch-tuna, pasta, chicken, orzo, pasta. Don't come for greens...

Thank hakccmd
Reviewed 20 June 2015 via mobile

The best in Washington! I did not know where to make a breakfast in Washington and I read about this place. It's a big surprise !!! It's amazing and it's so beautiful. The food is fresh and delicious. I ate a wrap with chicken, chipotle...More

Thank Rodrigo Á
Reviewed 22 April 2015

When we stopped and asked someone about breakfast, they said there is only one place to go...Firehook. They were right. The ham & cheese croissant was delicious and the French fruit tart perfect. This is a nice little place for on the go but it...More

Thank J I
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Open Hours
07:00 - 19:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
06:30 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1600 21st St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1003
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 703-519-8020
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