Between our waiter who was less then stellar my food was uncooked significantly twice! Also the online menu says they have corn tortillas but when I came in I learned it was just flour tortillas. Uncooked food coupled with bad service not really making this a place I can recommend.
Ordered 3 items to split between 2 - house salad, carnival pizza and fish tacos. All were very good and it was the perfect amount of food for 2. Highly recommend sitting at high top in the bar area. The tables for 2 in the dining area looked very close together.
The food was mixed. The mussels as a starter were delicious, as was the seafood linguine and steak with frites as main courses. The scallops with jambalaya was so-so- the scallops were delicious but jambalaya was too tomatoey. The ambience was nice, but they must not like children, because the three families with children, including mine, were all near the bathroom and back walkway, even though the children were not babies or infants and all very well-behaved. Though our table was nice, it was obvious that it was in the families with kids area.
They call themselves waterfront but this isn’t true
Everyone enjoyed their meals. However, since dining there last their price fix menu has really gone down hill & the meals seemed pricey. 1/2 a chicken fo $24???
Delicious food, attentive, friendly service
Service was fair, this was the 2nd time we tried this place and I doubt we'd ever go back. The food was fair, but not one bit better.
Marina is awesome and always ensures service and food are on par.
The food was delicious and the service impeccable!
Station 4 makes fabulous pepperoni pizza. It is no longer on the brunch menu but you can still request it. Ask for Tim as your waiter. He is the best!
Good food and great location to Arena Stage. Less expensive than Wharf restaurants.
I frequent this restaurant as it is conveniently located for business dinners. I have had their seafood and I'm very fond of any roasted meat dish. The meat melts off the bone. Good wine list and excellent service.
Our server was excellent! Food was great. I had the Mac and cheese with bacon. Went with a group of friends and we enjoyed our time.
We ordered the salmon flatbread and the list of ingredients on the menu didn’t include eggs. I’m allergic to eggs and I had to send it back. However, the menu listed cream cheese and the flatbread came without it. Also, there was a mistake with the check, only one of the cards was charged for half the amount. The other half had not been charged. We were trying to do the right thing and told the waiter we had not been charged for the other half. We waited for 30 minutes and he would continue to serve other guests, yet he would not fix our bill. We had an event to attend afterward, so we had to leave. We had to go call the manager. She took care of it quickly and apologized for the inconvenience.
Had dinner before the DC United game. I had the seafood salad and my husband had the Mediterranean pizza. Both were quite good. The salad had a lot of seafood on it and was very fresh. The pizza was a bit messy but it was tasty as well. We ate fairly early so it was not too crowded but it’s quite loud. I felt like I had to really talk loud to my husband sitting across from me. Overall a nice meal though.
Food was better than the service
Upon being seated, the dirty water glasses turned me off. Then the confluence of flies landing on my food and my hands got so bad I had to go inside. There was nothing notable about my fish sandwich and salad, perhaps the cucumber was fresh (I saw a plant on the patio) but everything else was what I would expect for your average chain restaurant.
Good value, pleasant resturant with very friendly staff. Keep it a secret!
Loved it! Ordered the ahi tuna salad. Very unusual, no lettuce, but the tuna was fantastic and paired nicely with the beets.
Located in something of a restaurant desert. There's not much competition in the neighborhood a sandwich shop, an South Asian restaurant, and a burger chain.
"Station 4" is a target of opportunity for those with business in the mixed-use high rises on 4th St, SW or if your timing is right for a pre-performance dinner before strolling over to the Arena stage complex.
The service was adequate, the food was excellent — crab cake on a brioche bun — and the dessert to die for a pistachio cheesecake! There's not much to beat it until you get to the new DC Wharf.
Food was very good. Great service. Would definitely come back as well as recommend this place
Very knowledgeable and friendly staff. Very good food and service.
Great food and service. Said was amazing and took such good care of me. Will definitely go back.
If you are new to the Wharf or want to stop in before a pay, this may be a fine stop.
This is our go to place before seeing a show at Arena Stage. The food is always good as is the service
Excellent food and service! Friendly server, great place to go before the theater!
Tasty brunch items. The Bloody Mary was a tad too spicy, but the bartender did not skimp on the vodka. A minor complaint, but one of us ordered an omelet and specifically asked to exclude the home fries, but the dish showed up with home fries anyway.
What other reviewers have written about the slow service is spot on. But the food is good- not great- so if you have a lot if time, you may enjoy your meal here.
Very nice pre-theater dining experience. Service was mostly great except our server seemed to be covering tables all over the restaurant and it took him long periods of time to get back to us. Other than that, it was a lovely restaurant.
We have eaten here before and it is always good. Service is prompt and courteous and the food is good.
We were dining out for my bday. The restaurant had such mixed reviews i was apprehensive about going but am glad we did. The food was on point and the service was great!
The server started out very attentive but we lost his attention somewhere during the meal. Not terrible, but the gaps between his table stops grew noticeable longer and longer. I'd go back again, but not a third time if that was repeated.
This place wasn't bad, but it wasn't great, and I would expect at least "very good" for the price we paid. We had a reservation, but we were seated at a table for 4 (maybe 5 could have fit), and there were 6 of us. We were right by the door to the outside tables, so staff was constantly going in and out...it was VERY warm out, which meant that we were really warm the entire time. We got no bread at all (other tables did), our drinks took forever, I had to ask twice for ice, and the servers were not at all coordinated. The person who took our order did not deliver the food, and the poor guys that did had no idea what to put where. We had to turn our plates sideways to get them to fit. One of us had a salad, and it came out 10 minutes after the rest of the meals. We didn't see any staff for long periods of time...thankfully, we were not in a hurry. With so many good restaurants in the area, I wouldn't go back.
Normally I really enjoy Station 4, as it’s one of my favorite eateries. However, this visit was a mixture of failures. My party was seated towards the back in a corner, while there were plenty of empty tables in the front & middle of the restaurant. There were maybe five groups of people in the restaurant at the time. Second issue, we were ignored by every server it seemed for about 10-15 minutes before a server offered us water. We learned he wasn’t our server but wanted to check on us. Our server eventually came over & from his interactions we realized he was New & in training. Our food arrived quickly but the dishes were not completely cooked & lacked the proper proportions. It was not a great experience.
I like to eat at Station 4 prior to ushering at Arena Stage. The Manager, hostesses and servers are very nice and polite. This is a nice restaurant eat. The food is always very good.
I picked this place based on it was near the waterfront, wanted a date night that was romantic, but it poured down raining, so we had to eat inside and what a joy that was, first the server was excellent, the drinks were really good, and the food was delicious. Date night was a hit.
waiter was very responsive to our time crunch. Food was fresh and very good. Location is great too!
Always good, but I didn’t
Like the new policy to require a credit card for parties of 6 or more and a cancellation period or $10 per person charge...
The food was great but we did not order anything exceptional, just a quick brunch before the theater. The only thing to mention would be the service staff seemed pretty stretched thin, but they were trying very hard to be attentive and responsive.
I would try this place again during dinner to give a better response.