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City Tap House Dupont

4.3
55 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
Perfect For:
  • Great Beer
  • Casual
  • Neighborhood Gem
City​ ​Tap​ ​House​ ​boasts​ ​one​ ​of​ ​the​ ​area's​ ​most​ ​extensive​ ​local,​ ​national​ ​and​ ​international​ ​microbrew​ ​line ups,​ ​including​ ​over​ ​40​ ​draughts​ ​and​ ​an​ ​extensive​ ​bottle​ ​collection,​ ​with​ ​seasonal​ ​and​ ​rotating​ ​options,​ ​as well​ ​as​ ​a​ ​house​ ​made​ ​specialty​ ​cocktail​ ​and​ ​beer​ ​cocktail​ ​menu.​ ​Complimented​ ​by​ ​our​ ​contemporary American​ ​regional​ ​cuisine​ ​and​ ​gourmet​ ​brick​ ​oven​ ​pizza​ ​menu,​ ​City​ ​Tap​ ​House​ ​offers​ ​guests​ ​a​ ​rustic, comfortable​ ​dining​ ​and​ ​bar​ ​setting. Currently​ ​open​ ​for​ ​lunch​ ​and​ ​nightly​ ​dinner​ ​service​ ​as​ ​well​ ​as​ ​for​ ​weekend​ ​brunch,​ ​City​ ​Tap​ ​House​ ​looks forward​ ​to​ ​having​ ​you​ ​join​ ​us​ ​for​ ​any​ ​occasion!​ ​Enjoy​ ​happy​ ​hour​ ​in​ ​our​ ​bar​ ​area​ ​Monday​ ​-​ ​Friday​ ​from 4:00pm​ ​-​ ​7:00pm.​ ​Seasonal​ ​patio​ ​dining​ ​available.
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Private dining
Dining Style
Casual Dining
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Cuisines
American
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Hours of operation
Sunday - Wednesday: 11:30am - 12 Midnight (Kitchen Serving until 10:00pm)
Thursday: 11:30am - 1:30am (Kitchen Serving until 11:00pm)
Friday: 11:30am - 2:30am (Kitchen Serving until 2:00am)
Saturday: 11:00am - 2:30am
(Kitchen Serving until 2:00am)
Kitchen Serving Brunch on Saturdays & Sundays from 11:00am - 3pm
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Phone number
(202) 878-8235
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Payment options
AMEX, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Business Casual
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Catering
Here​ ​at​ ​City​ ​Tap,​ ​we​ ​pride​ ​ourselves​ ​on​ ​catering​ ​to​ ​any​ ​specific​ ​needs.​ ​Offering​ ​various​ ​prix​ ​fixe​ ​menus for​ ​seated​ ​luncheons​ ​or​ ​dinners​ ​as​ ​well​ ​a​ ​specialized​ ​catering​ ​menus​ ​for​ ​cocktail​ ​style​ ​receptions. ​We​ ​offer​ ​both​ ​semi-private​ ​and​ ​fully private​ ​event​ ​space.
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
N​ ​Street
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Parking details
Parking​ ​garage​ ​next​ ​door​ ​on​ ​N​ ​Street​ ​for​ ​hourly​ ​&​ ​daily​ ​fees.​ ​Metered​ ​street​ ​parking available.
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Public transit
Dupont​ ​Circle​ ​is​ ​a​ ​station​ ​on​ ​the​ ​Red​ ​Line.
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Special events & promotions
For all our special events and promotions, visit www.dupont.citytap.com under Events.
Additional
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cocktails, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Gluten-free Menu, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Private Dining

Located just south of Dupont Circle, City Tap Dupont is available for customized private events of all kinds! Whether it's a cocktail party, after work or late night happy hour or full-service dining function, City Tap Dupont is the perfect place to host a memorable event in downtown Washington DC.

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Specials

Mother's Day Menus & Specials

Serving our regular a la carte brunch menu with $20 bottles of prosecco with juice flight! All Moms receive a $15 gift card to use at a later date.

Sunday, May 13, 2018

What 55 People Are Saying
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4.3based on recent ratings
4.1
food
4.0
service
4.3
ambience
3.9
value
Noise · Moderate
83% of people would recommend it to a friend
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5.0Dined 20 hours ago

This place is a guys place. Sports going on everywhere...very cool! I worked with Chris and Rose....both professional and sincere. The GM stopped by to see how everything was good...micj apprecited. I beleive his name was Harry. Harry suggested the crab cakes were amazing, so I it....and it was awesome. Thanks Harry..

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3.0Dined 4 days ago

It was ok. The food read better than it was but I would go back. The service was good.

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5.0Dined 5 days ago

Great restaurant, burgers were fantastic! We shared the lobster Mac and cheese. It was OK. I like mine with more cheese and flavor. Service was excellent! Prices were what I would normally expect at a restaurant.

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3.0Dined 6 days ago

Average. Some interesting dishes, but execution is lacking. Crab and corn hush puppies were good, but slightly overcooked. Crab cakes were nothing special, but my husband enjoyed the pork.

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5.0Dined on April 15, 2018

Their brunch/lunch menu was phenomenal. The food was worth every penny. I'd definitely recommend!!

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2.0Dined on April 2, 2018

Server didn’t know beer list, couldn’t tell me which was which when he dropped off the samples. Brought out the wrong beer 3x. And the food I ordered steak and fries was just a giant slab of fat! No apologizes no manager visit. Just acted like it was another day! Place is too overpriced for poor service like that!

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2.0Dined on April 1, 2018

We had four for Easter brunch. The service was quite slow even though the restaurant wasn't very busy when we first arrived. My quiche was dried out and tasteless, but the accompanying salad was good and the breakfast potatoes were fine. I believe the others in my party were satisfied with their meals, though one other friend didn't get exactly what was ordered. I was disappointed but will try them again.

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3.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Slow service. Food didn’t come out together. Had to continually flag server for refills. Some of the food was hot while other meals had clearly sat for awhile.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

Food was very good. Our party of 5 all got different entries and all were good. Appetizers were very good and unique. Service was a little slow but server was very nice and attentive... just waited too long for drink refills and the check.

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5.0Dined on March 31, 2018

I made a reservation a week before we went and asked for a table near a TV since we were going for the final 4. We showed up to a fairly empty restaurant but was told there wasn't any table facing a TV. Long story short they ended up being able to accommodate us and re-angled our table for an even better view.
We ordered a bottle of wine for the table which they originally thought they were out of but the manager was able to track it down in their stock (we appreciated his extra efforts).
We were given tons of time before we ordered as our waiter knew we were there for the games. We appreciated his patience

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3.0Dined on March 30, 2018

Low key night with family, party of 5. Great food, pleasant enough server but slow follow-up after order was taken. Appetizer dishes sat piled up in middle of table until 3/4 of main meal was eaten, while server and runner dropped more food and took another drink order.
Wait staff seemed like they would rather be somewhere else on Friday night.
Kicker was 20% tip request was written out on our bill.

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3.0Dined on March 29, 2018

Although we had a reservation in advance, the host was unclear and confused about seating us (seating availability was plentiful) it was a very awkward first time experience. Once the host figured that out, the wait staff person who brought water to the table was not friendly at all. Even after we greeted him , he never said hello or welcome, not a single word or acknowledged the table. He was more interested in watching what was happening through the glass windows than greeting his table while spilling water on the table and missing the glasses. No apologies or acknowledgments. The beer and food were both good . No complaints there. But the hospitality was definitely lacking upon arrival.

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5.0Dined on March 23, 2018

Going away dinner

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5.0Dined on March 20, 2018

Perfect easy affordable cozy gastro pub dinner experience for a family of out of towners on a snowy night. Great pizza, with unusually flavorful crust. The salads are full entree size. The cookie desert is fantastic - sweet, decadent, plenty big to share. But avoid the key lime pie desert - it's presented like creme brûlée except with toasted marshmallow on top. The proportions are all wrong - not enough crust and way too much marshmallow (actually, none would be just right).

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4.0Dined on March 17, 2018

Food is fine, but its overpriced in my opinion. Overpriced enough that I probably won't be going back anytime soon

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5.0Dined on March 13, 2018

I've been here a few other times and the food does not disappoint. I would definitely recommend to locals and out of towners. Thanks for the excellent service and food.

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4.0Dined on March 5, 2018

Great food and loved the atmosphere. Our server was very attentive at first and then kind of stopped attending to us so that was a downside. He was amazing in the beginning.

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5.0Dined on February 26, 2018

Great food, attentive service

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5.0Dined on February 22, 2018

The food was great. We especially loved the Korean short rib tacos and the avocado salad. Beer selection was great and our server was knowledgeable and made enthusiastic recommendations.

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2.0Dined on February 18, 2018

The food and restaurant itself are adequate but do not expect that from the service. I will definitely return for the food and ambiance but will expect slow forgetful service which must improve or this place will be nixed from my list

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3.0Dined on February 17, 2018

First time here, and liked the setting and menu. We arrived at 6:30 and the restaurant was nearly empty, so service was fine. As the restaurant filled, though, our server all but disappeared. Was nearly impossible to order a glass of wine to go with my entree. Never asked if we wanted dessert. Getting and paying check took forever (and they put one of the cocktails on the wrong check). Lots of potential here, but not with that kind of service.

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3.0Dined on February 10, 2018

I am a vegetarian and the server was very accommodating and made sure to double check my dietary restrictions, which I really appreciated. They had one of the best vegetarian burgers I have had in a long time. Unfortunately, the fries were terrible - way too soggy and greasy. The food and drinks were also a bit slow to come out. The other members of my party purchased flights and burgers and seemed to enjoy the food, apart from the fries as well. They have a large selection of beer and a smaller selection of cocktails. The ambiance was nice.

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5.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Great service, impressive selection of draft beer to include Bells Hopslam, nice menu and the pizza was very good.

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3.0Dined on February 10, 2018

Our waiter (ask for Geronimo) was great. The Atlas (beer) and hush-puppies tasted good; everything else was mediocre.

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3.0Dined on February 5, 2018

Great beer selection. Food is average.

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5.0Dined on January 31, 2018

Love this place and happy they finally made it to DC! The Philadelphia location is one of my favorite places. Food and Service is EXCELLENT

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4.0Dined on January 26, 2018

great craft beers. really loud, especially at happy hour at the Bar. the restaurant section isn't too loud at lunch. Food is good, but nothing amazing.

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3.0Dined on January 23, 2018

Nice staff. Food is meh. I went for a business lunch. Asked waiter for a special add-on w my salad (fried oysters, which were part of an appetizer). He checked w kitchen, said yes for $11 (!). I said well ok. Got 4 scrawny and overfried oysters on an overdressed salad. Showed my waiter and the manager brought more scrawny, overfried oysters. I appreciate their efforts. But I'd say thus place is more of a place for beers after work than good food.

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5.0Dined on January 20, 2018

Wonderful service and food.

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2.0Dined on January 6, 2018

Terrible service. Mediocre at best food. Poorly managed. Embarrassing.

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4.0Dined on January 5, 2018

Everything was good, service, food, etc. only complaint was we were not too far from the entrance, so it was on the cold side in the dining area.

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5.0Dined on January 1, 2018

Wonderful food and ambience. Would go again!

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5.0Dined on December 27, 2017

Sophia at the front booth was fantastic and went out of her way to make sure our party was satisfied.

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5.0Dined on December 16, 2017

Excellent service, good food great location. I'd definitely go back.

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4.0Dined on December 16, 2017

Beer list was amazing, other alcohol options were outstanding. Food was dry, nothing special. Service was excellent. Ambience was of an upscale sports bar—which it is.

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1.0Dined on December 16, 2017

Service was atrocious. No waited acknowledged us for an absurdly long time. Waiters would walk by, look at us, and not come to introduce themselves and take our orders. We had to ask a busboy to find us a waiter, and when one finally came by, he didn't introduce himself, but just tersely asked what we wanted. We then waited forever for anything to arrive. I've never had worse service in my life.

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5.0Dined on December 12, 2017

First time at City Tap - excellent cocktail and a really great Chicken & Waffle meal. Looking forward to going back, hopefully soon!

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5.0Dined on December 3, 2017

Enjoyed coming back! Jerrod was awesome! We shall return!

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5.0Dined on November 29, 2017

This is my second time visiting City Tap House and the experience was phenomenal. The food was fabulous and our server was fantastic.

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5.0Dined on November 27, 2017

This location in DuPont is amazing. It’s so spacious and has an very welcoming rustic vibe with the wooden furniture and fireplaces. For those who love to watch the latest sports game, have no fear, there are flat screen TVs everywhere.

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