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Old Ebbitt Grill, Washington, D.C., DC

Old Ebbitt Grill

4.8
4.8
28691 Reviews
$31 to $50
American
Founded in 1856, Old Ebbitt Grill is Washington, DC's oldest saloon and a must-visit destination for locals and tourists alike. Situated in the heart of the city, just steps from The White House, this historic landmark boasts a timeless blend of classic American cuisine and unparalleled hospitality. Old Ebbitt Grill promises a memorable visit filled with a warm ambiance and a seasonal menu spanning from freshly shucked oysters to house-made pastas and perfectly prepared steaks & chops. In addition to Lunch and Dinner service, Old Ebbitt Grill offers daily Oyster Happy Hours, Weekday Breakfast, and Weekend Brunch.

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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 254 times today

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Dining areas

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    American, Seafood, Steakhouse
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Fri 8:00 am–2:00 am Sat, Sun 9:00 am–2:00 am
  • Phone number
    (202) 347-4800
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Executive chef
    Joseph Allen
  • Catering
    Please contact our Events Team by emailing oegevents@ebbitt.com or calling (202) 552-5000.
  • Private party facilities
    Just steps from The White House in downtown Washington, DC, Old Ebbitt is the perfect place for your next special occasion. The Cabinet Room and Atrium can accommodate a wide range of private events while our rooftop terrace offers some of the best views in the city. To learn more, please contact our team at oegevents@ebbitt.com or (202) 552-5000.
  • Private party contact
    Jordan Hammes: (202) 552-5000
  • Neighborhood
    Downtown
  • Cross street
    15th between F and G
  • Parking details
    Paid parking available in nearby lots - PMI on NY Avenue in between 15th & 14th Streets; LAZ on G Street between 15th and 14th Streets;
  • Public transit
    Metro: Red Line to Metro Center, Orange/Blue to McPherson Square
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Delivery, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

What 28,691 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.8
4.8 based on recent ratings
  • 4.8Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.7Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Washington, D.C. Area

    American

  • Washington, D.C. Area

    Most Booked

  • District of Columbia

    American

  • District of Columbia

    Most Booked

28,691 Reviews
  1. MaryM

    San Francisco

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lunch was fantastic. Great food and service. Fabian took great care of us.

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  2. JTOR

    Raleigh

    5 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Great food in this DC icon. Service was the best!

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  3. ErienneK

    Washington DC

    3 reviews

    5.0

    3 reviews

    Dined 1 day ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    LOVE Ebbitt! So good, great food, service, and such a historical, cool place! Also, my water glass was always full which was the best part!!!

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This place serves excellent food, especially its raw oysters.

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  5. allison2317

    Richmond

    2 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    2 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    This was one of the best meals we’ve had in the area over the last few years! Great service and incredible food!

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  6. KathleenB

    Baltimore

    5 reviews

    5.0

    5 reviews

    Dined 2 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Everything was excellent! Would definitely recommend. Izzy was a terrific server.

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  7. OpenTable Diner

    Philadelphia

    11 reviews

    5.0

    11 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing food as always. Great service and experience. Make sure to book well in advance or you may have to wait a while for a table!

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  8. Diningindoodah

    Kansas City

    8 reviews

    4.0

    8 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    This was a fun DC tourist eat. Great service and food . Ambiance was fun, lots of wood beams. The only thing I would say to the owner is add a glass barrier above the lobby/waiting area. It would greatly buffer the annoying noise from that area!

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  9. LauriF

    Las Vegas

    13 reviews

    5.0

    13 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Always and excellent classic meal with good service. This is why we return time and again.

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  10. KarinC

    New York City

    25 reviews

    5.0

    25 reviews

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a fabulous restaurant! Oysters on a half shell and the best lump crab cakes anywhere. Thank you!

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FAQs

Old Ebbitt Grill does offer delivery in partnership with Postmates and Uber Eats. Old Ebbitt Grill also offers takeout which you can order by calling the restaurant at (202) 347-4800.

Old Ebbitt Grill is rated 4.8 stars by 28691 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 254 times today

Order delivery or takeout

Google Map for Old Ebbitt Grill

675 15th St NW, Washington, D.C., DC 20005

Dining areas

Additional information

  • Cross street
    15th between F and G
  • Neighborhood
    Downtown
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Fri 8:00 am–2:00 am Sat, Sun 9:00 am–2:00 am
  • Price
    $31 to $50
  • Cuisines
    American, Seafood, Steakhouse
  • Dining style
    Casual Dining
  • Dress code
    Casual Dress
  • Parking details
    Paid parking available in nearby lots - PMI on NY Avenue in between 15th & 14th Streets; LAZ on G Street between 15th and 14th Streets;
  • Public transit
    Metro: Red Line to Metro Center, Orange/Blue to McPherson Square
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Carte Blanche, Diners Club, Discover, Mastercard, Visa
  • Executive chef
    Joseph Allen
  • Additional
    Banquet, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Counter Seating, Delivery, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Gluten-free Options, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Vegan, View, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine
  • Phone number
    (202) 347-4800
  • Catering
    Please contact our Events Team by emailing oegevents@ebbitt.com or calling (202) 552-5000.
  • Private party facilities
    Just steps from The White House in downtown Washington, DC, Old Ebbitt is the perfect place for your next special occasion. The Cabinet Room and Atrium can accommodate a wide range of private events while our rooftop terrace offers some of the best views in the city. To learn more, please contact our team at oegevents@ebbitt.com or (202) 552-5000.
  • Private party contact
    Jordan Hammes: (202) 552-5000
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