The food was excellent and service was friendly, but slow. Beautiful and creative decor, but the buzz of conversations a bit loud. Great for a casual gathering of friends for a great meal.
A little loud but lovely decorations and good food. I
We went on a Thursday night about 7 and the restaurant had only about 4 tables of people. A few more came during our stay. The drinks tasted watered down. The fried chicken was good but the mac and cheese that came with it was cold. Service was ok but the person who delivered our food did not clear starter plates first so there was no where to set the food. It took a while before our waiter returned to check on things and take a new beverage order.
Dropped in after a lecture on the Great Migration at the Smithsonian. Was surprised at how empty the restaurant was even for late on a Wednesday evening.
Service was efficient and friendly.
My girlfriend noted that on our last visit we saw Dick Gregory at another table and she regretted that she hadn't walked over to greet him. That became poignant when the comedian died a few days later.
The food was OK--nothing to right home about. The service was good at the beginning, but as more customer came in, we were forgotten. We had to wait 25 minutes just to see the waiter to get the check.
Mulebone never fails. Our waitress was amazing. She was friendly, attentive, and ensured our meals were to our liking. Service was prompt.
We went for Saturday brunch. We were a little early at 10:30 and the place was pretty empty, but filled up soon after. The food was very good, with generous helpings of potatoes and big, fluffy biscuits. I ordered the bubbly punch which was very good (& strong). I didn't do the bottomless but I would say for the quality of the drinks it is worth the $15. The service was a bit slow, and after the food came out our waitress never came back to check on us, so some of my friends were unable to order drinks since they hadn't ordered them at the beginning. In general it was hard to flag down staff. Overall it was a good brunch experience and I will be back.
Fantastic food and creative beverages. Mulebone was the culinary highlight of my families recent vacation to the D.C. area. If I could make only one recommendation, it would be the catfish; if I could afford it, I would have sampled it all. We ordered quite a few items from the eclectic menu, each just as impressive as the last. I suggest anyone who has the time give this establishment a go.
Great service, solid food, and really cool atmosphere. I'd love to eat here again.
Great food and drinks with authentic southern flavor. Service was disorganized and inconsistent, like there were still things to be worked out. More than one person took our drink order, which came out wrong. Food wait time was reasonable. Biscuits are amazing, btw. Throughout dinner, service was sparse and we had to flag down other servers. Overall, the food and drinks made it a great brunch.
I ♥ this place!
The food was awesome! Hot, fresh and very tasty! The only issue was the SLOW service. The restaurant was not crowded but our service was very slow. The fried green tomatoes were delicious and the macaroni and cheese taste like home!!! I would go there again, hopefully I'll get faster service.
Filled with screaming millennials, this overpriced and underwhelming spot serves boring cold food in an unpleasant environment. The service, however, is very good.
Since opening as Eatonville, I have frequented this establishment. The food was always delicious and never disappointed. I have had birthday dinners, book club meetings and dates with my husband. I have recommended to countless friends and family and everyone has always given me great comments. As Mulebone, there has not been a change. Keep on doing what you are doing. We Love You!!!!
The ambiance and atmosphere is great! The energy is lively, and the environment is a great one to have a fun meal. The service is highly attentive and fun. The food is soul-focused -- good, but not outstanding. For brunch, the coffee options are limited to basic coffee or iced coffee, not fancier, more-nuanced options of coffee and tea specialties. I recommend sitting inside for the atmosphere; however, there is also outdoor patio seating. This can be a slower meal, so don't go if you're in a rush. Plan to chat with the waitress, chat with your friends, and have a slow Southern experience.
While he food was good, have never received worse service, our waiter was inattentive, failed to bring us our drinks until after our food had already arrived and was unapologetic and rude. Would not return.
We were getting together with friends and thoroughly enjoyed our first experience at Mulebone! The waiter was very accommodating and did not rush us as we worked our way through Acts I, II and III. The food was very good and we will definitely go back!
The hostess was great at helping me select items for my nephews since they don't have a kid's menu.
Had a group of 18 staff was very nice very friendly however things were a little bit slow in getting our drinks
It's a big place, so it wasn't difficult to make a reservation for a brunch one day before. I'll definitely keep it as an option for the future.