The Hamilton

4.6
7536 reviews
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$30 and under
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American
DINING: Open for lunch, dinner and late-night dining, The Hamilton is the meeting place in DC. Sushi, charcuterie, and seasonal & regional American fare. Sophisticated cocktails. Wine from limited-harvest boutique vineyards. Craft beer. After-work gatherings. Private celebrations. Company meetings. Two levels. 5 bars. 4 dining rooms. At 14th & F-the heart of downtown DC.



CONCERT EXPERIENCE: Founding father, mover, shaker, lover & dueling politico, Alexander Hamilton's vision for America helped it to become the world's venue for opportunity and success. Washington DC's destination for music and entertainment is dedicated to the talent and passion of America's best artists. The Hamilton offers local, national and international musicians the unique opportunity to entertain a city that is never short on opinions, all within earshot of The White House.
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Half Price Sushi 3-6 PM & After 11 PM

Sushi Happy Hour: 1/2 priced classic rolls, signature rolls, nigiri, and sashimi every day from 3 pm to 6 pm & after 11 pm. Dine in only.

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Valid For: 1 - 20 people

Starts: January 22, 2019

Ends: January 23, 2118

Availability: Daily 3:00PM-6:00PM 11:00PM-11:30PM

What 7536 People Are Saying
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BJ
Jacksonville
1 review
Dined 6 hours ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent service, atmosphere, and the food was not too shabby.

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B
Miami
8 reviews
Dined 12 hours ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Delicious brunch!

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r
Nashville
17 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our waiter was outstanding and sold us on the soft shelled crabs

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MB
Washington DC
6 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Food was excellent as usual. Our server Annie was great. We’ll be back!

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DW
Seattle
4 reviews
Dined 2 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We had an incredible meal and our wait staff was wonderful!

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M
Cleveland
4 reviews
Dined 3 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

We ordered a variety of sushi. So delicious! And the atmosphere is super sophisticated and cool.

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a
New York Area
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our waiter was amazing. The food selection was delicious. The waiter told us about the specials. I ended up getting the soft shell crab. I would highly recommend. It was well seasoned and complimented with a nice side salad.

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L
Seattle
8 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Beautiful restaurant with a delicious menu and attentive service. Would highly recommend for dinner or late night sushi hour.

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SB
Philadelphia
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 2food 2service 4ambience 2

The menu was limited, it as a neighborhood bar vibe and the decor is fairly outdated.

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New England
4 reviews
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Anniversary

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New Orleans
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 2food 5service 2ambience 5

1st waiter was rude, unprofessional, unfriendly and not helpful in answering our questions about the menu. 2nd waiter was attentive.

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RB
Miami
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great service. Very vegan friendly. Prices were reasonable. Great contemporary upscale restaurant. Great menu with exceptional flavors. Will definitely come back

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KD
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 3food 1service 4ambience 4

I ordered the New York steak and it was sent well done didn’t realize till I got home to eat it and it is currently still in fridge.

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OT
1 review
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Birthday: Service and food was great as always.

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b
Richmond
2 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Our group was fairly large (8) and they were very accommodating. Everyone enjoyed their brunch - the craft cocktails were especially good!

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DA
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 1food 2service 3ambience 4

We were seated within 10 minutes of our reservation time. The restaurant is charming, lots of wood, very old world style. We were there to celebrate our son's graduation from George Washington U. My son asked the waiter about 2 appetizers and was told that one of them would take about 15 minutes to prepare. We were hungry so we opted for the other that should be ready within minutes. It took almost 15 minutes to get the quicker appetizer, the banana bread. It was excellent. About 20 minutes later the waiter came to inform me that they ran out of smoked salmon and my Norwegian Benedict cannot be delivered. I don't know why it took more than 20 minutes to find that out. I selected the falafel sandwich. It was delivered, by itself, in about 10 minutes. Nothing for the rest of the group. About 5 minutes later everyone's meals, including a 2nd falafel sandwich, were delivered. The chicken sandwich was cold. We waited for that to be remedied for at least 15 minutes. While telling the waiter that we were not really impressed with the restaurant, he mentioned that someone in the kitchen quit on the spot and they were scrambling to get things done. One of the managers delivered the chicken sandwich and we told him that things were more amiss than they were right. We were there to celebrate and it just wasn't what we expected. He apologized, again said that they had an issue in the kitchen and offered to comp our meals. When we were finished, the waiter brought the check, told us that it's been taken care of and that was that. No one asked us if we wanted a dessert. Granted, they may not have wanted to comp that as well, but we felt like they were no longer interested in us as customers.

There were many grads in the restaurant. It would have been nice for the restaurant to offer them a special dessert, even a scoop of ice cream to recognize them.

We selected The Hamilton based on the fact that it was a Clyde's group restaurant, which we always enjoy. Won't be returning.

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MB
Dallas
3 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

I took my fiancée there for her birthday. It was a Sunday so we were there for brunch. It was GW graduation weekend so the restaurant was quite crowded, however we were seated immediately since we had reservations. The restaurant was somewhat noisy due to the crowd, however we were able to close the doors at our booth for a much quieter and more intimate experience.
Our server (Adia) was great. She was very knowledgable about the menu and gave us excellent recommendations based on our stated desires. She was attentive, but not intrusive which is always appreciated. The food was well seasoned and tasted good. However, be forewarned that the sausage is very spicy if you decide to have the shrimp and grits.
We had a very nice experience in a very n8ce restaurant. Definitely recommend.

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Baltimore
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Always a wonderful experience.

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AM
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The Hamilton never fails to exceed my highest expectations! Our server Annie was lovely and brunch was delicious. We will be back!

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AE
Washington DC
1 review
Dined 7 days ago
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great brunch. Staff was attentive! Appetizers and meals were all great. Nice environment. We will definitely go back.

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Dallas
3 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 2food 3service 3ambience 4

The food was cold and service slow.

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D
Orange County
13 reviews
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

We enjoyed a good evening and good meal; had never been to the Hamilton before. We probably wouldn’t book again as it wasn’t overly special to us. What stood out was the service, Bella was our server and she was wonderful!

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TJ
1 review
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

It was a cool place to be. The art and lighting is amazing. The food was delicious. The staff was really nice too and they made the experience better too.

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NO
New Orleans
6 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Absolutely delicious food in a beautifully appointed restaurant.

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B
Washington DC
11 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Excellent restaurant in all ways! Food was outstanding (we sampled several sushi, sashimi, nigiri as well as the bay scallops), service was very attentive, prompt, and friendly. We has a booth with doors, which was fun and far quieter than the main open area. All in all, a great place to dine! See the attached photos.

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M
Washington DC
13 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 4

Maximilian was a great server and food was great as always.

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OT
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 4

Celebrating a new business

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AH
1 review
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 3

A bit too loud in the restaurant at dinnertime, but otherwise a great spot with great food!

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MN
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 3food 4service 4ambience 3

Very loud, but I know that. It always is. Great food. But total bummer: gum on floor right under my table. Ugh.

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SG
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 4ambience 4

Great place to go with a group. Great food selection! Very tasty. I always have a great experience when I go there!

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FC
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on May 16, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 2

Our server was great. Despite crowd, we got our food in a timely manner. Food was terrific! Only downside is the how loud it was! I could hardly hear my friend and we were 12” apart. Even the busy DC Street was quieter. For this reason, I will only return during off/peak.

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LB
1 review
Dined on May 15, 2019
Overall 4food 4service 5ambience 5

Love The Hamilton. On this night my food was tasty but not hot. Service was great!

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PC
1 review
Dined on May 14, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

The service was friendly and prompt. The food was excellent.

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CG
Washington DC
4 reviews
Dined on May 14, 2019
Overall 5food 3service 5ambience 5

As always, the service and atmosphere was perfect to catch up with an old friend. However, this is the first time my food arrived jumbled up — as if it had slid to the side of the plate. It was tasty but didn’t appear very appetizing...but it did not stop me from eating every morsel!!

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DC
Washington DC
37 reviews
Dined on May 14, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 5

This is a safe choice for consistently good food and service. Our server was especially fast and attentive. Great place for a business lunch.

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DA
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Really great service! The food and the atmosphere is incredible.

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San Francisco
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Great experience - awesome service - delicious food.

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OT
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 4service 5ambience 4

I went for Mother’s Day dinner. It was lovely and we got one of the private booths separated by doors. Portion sizes were normal. Sides cost extra. Sushi and fish is probably what is best here. Also boozy milkshake was a fitting end of the meal.

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B
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5food 5service 5ambience 5

Thank you for reading and following my instructions when I asked for a booth 😄👍🏾

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S
Washington DC
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 4food 5service 4ambience 5

Fantastic food, fantastic happy hour specials. Love this place!! One down fall service can be slow at times.

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