• Event Size
  • Neighborhood
  • Cuisine
  • Price

Washington D.C. is home to many of the nations' premier wedding rehearsal dinner venues. Whether you want celebrate your special occasion surrounded by immediate family and friends at a small French bistro or gather a larger group at a hip and contemporary restaurant, our list has hundreds of options to make your Washington D.C. rehearsal dinner perfect.

1789 Restaurant
American | Georgetown
Capacity 56

Location and atmosphere make 1789 Restaurant the perfect choice for private events. It has all the charm of an elegant country inn, and is situated right in the heart of Georgetown. Private rooms are available for luncheons, dinners, weddings, business meetings and cocktail receptions.

701 Restaurant
Contemporary American | Penn Quarter
Capacity 300

Both private & semi-private spaces are available for groups of any size. We have one small private dining room that holds 12 people comfortably. Our Corner View room can seat 22 people. We have semi-private larger areas that are defined by large columns and architectural features.

Creole / Cajun / Southern | Downtown
Capacity 175

For all your private entertaining, the light and elegant interior of Acadiana has a variety of flexible options. We have two private dining rooms that combined, can accommodate up to 175. Custom 3-4 course menus begin at $40/person. An array of passed hors d’oeuvres is also available.

Acqua Al 2
Italian | Capitol Hill
Capacity 110

Acqua al 2 has private dining rooms that can accommodate both sit-down dinners and standing receptions. The entire restaurant is also available for buy-outs. Contact Teija Cheung at Teija@mindfulrestaurants.com for more information.

Mediterranean | Dupont Circle
Capacity 230

At Agora, our private dining options are flexible depending on the size of your party and the scope of your event. We can accommodate small, intimate groups, as well as larger events. We also offer private space for your corporate events including retreats where you will have the option of casual or formal setup. From brunch parties, luncheons, receptions and so much more, you can rest assure your guests will experience the very best in event planning expertise and hospitality when planning your next special event.

Al Crostino
Italian | Shaw
Capacity 80

Celebrate your special occasions with us. With our no room-fee private dining, you can enjoy planning for graduation, holiday, rehearsal and business dinners with more ease and flexibility.

Turkish | Dupont Circle
Capacity 45

Ankara has two dining wings which can be closed off to provide semi-private dining options for parties of 15 to 45 guests. Office lunches, rehearsal dinners, family gatherings are all welcome. Contact the Marketing Director for more information.

Ardeo + Bardeo
American | Cleveland Park
Capacity 200

Ardeo+Bardeo features a private dining room with an adjoining rooftop terrace, which can accommodate 60 guests for a cocktail party, and 40 guests for a seated dinner.

Art and Soul
American | Capitol Hill
Capacity 500

Our kitchen serves simple, honest food that reflects a devotion to quality and responsibility made possible by partnerships with like-minded farmers, artisans and growers who provide products that are sustainably sourced, whenever possible.

Belga Cafe
Belgian | Capitol Hill
Capacity 72

We enjoy creating a special prix fixe menu to make your large event a memorable one.