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James Hoban's Irish Restaurant

3.5
83 reviews
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$30 and under
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Irish
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  • Vibrant Bar Scene (74)
  • Neighborhood Gem (71)

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About

James Hoban�s Irish Restaurant & Bar gives those in Washington, DC a true modern day taste of Ireland. There is a lunch, dinner, weekend brunch and late night menu, as well as happy hour and daily specials. For those that have trouble choosing a beer or whiskey, the beer flights and whiskey flights offer three favorites.

The James Hoban�s Irish Restaurant & Bar menu includes plenty of Irish cuisine starting with the appetizers and small plates right through the entr�es. Start with the ploughman�s board or the cheese board for some Irish cheeses and Hoban�s very own brown bread. The soup course could include the hearty Irish cream soup, potato and leek. For the entr�e at Hoban�s Irish Restaurant & Bar, rack of lamb, shepherd�s pie, bangers and mash and Irish stew are all authentic Irish cuisine choices.

Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
Irish, European, American
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Hours of operation
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 4:00pm, Brunch: Saturday and Sunday: 10:30 am - 4:00pm; Dinner: Sunday - Wednesday: 4:00pm - 10:00pm, Thursday - Saturday: 4:00pm - 12:00am
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Phone number
(202) 223-8440
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Casual Dress
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Private party facilities
We have become the venue of choice for many corporate & social events in the Dupont area. Featuring 2 Private Rooms, one with Full bar, we can cater for up to 150 people. Whether its a small intimate dinner, corporate meeting or large reception, we shall be pleased to discuss the various options available with you. Our private party menus offer a wide selection of lunch, dinner & reception options at competitive pricing.
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Private party contact
Manager on Duty: (202) 223-8440
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Catering
We can provide catering for all your party needs.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
New Hampshire Ave
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Parking details
There are many local parking garages within a short walk.
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Public transit
Dupont Circle Metro (South Exit)
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Entertainment
Monday - Extended Happy Hour! 4 pm - Close
Tuesday - Flight Night!
Wednesday - 1/2 Bottle of Wine Night! Live Music!
Thursday - Craft Night! $9 Craft Cocktails
Friday - Happy Hour 5 - 8 pm
Saturday - "Hoppy Hour" $5 Ranger IPA, Flying Dog R.B, or Dogfish 60 Min IPA
Sunday - Industry Night! Happy Hour 7 - Close
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Special events & promotions
James Hoban's DC is available for parties and private events!!! Please inquire at events@jameshobansdc.com
Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Dancing, Delivery, Entertainment, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Outdoor Smoking Area, Private Room, Takeout, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
What 83 People Are SayingWrite a review
Overall ratings and reviews
3.5
  based on all time ratings
3.5
food
3.6
service
3.3
ambience
3.9
value
Noise · Moderate
88% of people would recommend it to a friend
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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0
Dined on October 1, 2016

Good service. Food was ok. Fish and chips a bit soggy. Calamari was delicious

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vipHipsterHippiesMixology (Washington DC)
5.0
Dined on September 17, 2016

Great Irish classics.

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OpenTable Diner (Charleston)
4.0
Dined on September 3, 2016

This was a great place for traditional Irish food. Would go back when in DC

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
5.0
Dined on August 5, 2016

Great food. Huge portions. Great service.

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AugieD (Washington DC)
5.0
Dined on July 13, 2016

Staff were extremely accommodating, food was excellent, outdoor seating noise level was tolerable considering the location. We were treated very well.

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Shamrock (Washington DC)
4.0
Dined on July 12, 2016

James Hoban's never disappoints. Consistently good food and a nice atmosphere. Service can be a bit spotty, especially when sitting outside. Overall a great place!

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Rnmry (Houston)
4.0
Dined on July 8, 2016

Good service. Food nowhere near what was shown in pictures. Had Irish stew, very thin gravy almost like soup, about 1/3 the amount of meat and 1/4th the amt of vegetables and no potato on top like picture. Rather disappointing. More like Irish stew soup. Music not Irish but modern and rap

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vipDCdiners (Washington DC)
4.0
Dined on May 24, 2016

Nice neighborhood pub. Good casual pub food. Service as expected with no complaints.

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OpenTable Diner (Washington DC)
4.0
Dined on April 22, 2016

The service, ambience and food was great. Please turn down the tv since it was annoying loud. I don't go out to eat to hear the sports announcers at ear defying volumes.

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James (New York Area)
4.0
Dined on April 20, 2016

Shut front doors so smoke doesn't come into main restaurant. Good was excellent and service was great.

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