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Chads Friendship Heights

) #557 of 2,536 Restaurants in Washington DC ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, Bar, International
5247 Wisconsin Ave, Washington DC, DC 20015
+1 202-362-8040
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“salads” (9 reviews)
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American, Bar, International, Pub, Soups
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5247 Wisconsin Ave, Washington DC, DC 20015
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Reviews (113)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Very accommodating to a large group of 9 people. Superb wings, great beers, potato skins, huge nachos. Just a very friendly place.

Thank James W
Reviewed 1 week ago

We live near Chads (formerly Chadwicks) and have been going there for maybe 15 years. The local newspaper reported a few months ago that it was sold to some people in the sports broadcasting business and that they were going to broadcast from a booth...More

Thank PhilWashingtonDC
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My brother in law ordered a pork shop which looked surprisingly good! I had some wings and nachos (bar food, nothing spectacular). It was the only bar open that day so beer tasted good. Would only recommend it you are walking distance and just want...More

Thank 286carloso
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a weird experience. Met a bunch of friends here. Had a pretty good experience. The food was adequate for bar food, the beer list was a bit on the thin side, but the televisions were nice....and we were meeting to watch the Caps and...More

Thank rgstrip
Reviewed 8 April 2017

We're visiting from the UK and just popped in here for a quick drink by luck, only to discover a good range of draught beers served in pints. The atmosphere is is great I felt like I was walking into the set of 'Cheers'. it...More

Thank Peter_from_York
Reviewed 3 April 2017

We recently had dinner with good friends and had a great meal. The service was good and I recommend the nacho platter. Very reasonable in price.

Thank whytegroup
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Chads formerly Chadwick's maintains much the same menu and style and atmosphere. We had crab cakes and they were excellent as were the sides.

Thank Ken B
Reviewed 9 March 2017

I had a friend visiting from out of town and met him at his hotel. I decided to take him to a restaurant I hadn't been to in years which is now under new ownership, one of the new owners is Mr. Tony Kornheiser of...More

Thank R K
Reviewed 16 February 2017

We have been eating here for more than 25 years and it still is a good bet. If you are in the neighborhood, it is worth a try. Never had a bad meal here and the price is right.

Thank BruceMcPB
Reviewed 3 February 2017 via mobile

I stopped by here to check out the restaurant since Tony Kornheiser recently purchased it with some other gentleman. The staff was very friendly and takes care of their guests. My server was Matthew and he was wonderful. I had the Reuben sandwich and a...More

Thank Scott B
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
George C
H how much is your brunch?
20 May 2016|
Response from RonFG | Reviewed this property |
It can be in the $10-15 range, depending on what you order. And certainly more, depending on what you drink.
Hi, is your waitstaff educated to be able to recommend gluten-free options from your menu? Thanks!
22 January 2015|
Response from Joe M | Property representative |
Almost everything on our menu can be prepared to be gluten free. Salads, Sandwiches (without the bread), Fish, Vegetables, even our French Fries. etc. Just let our staff know and they will accommodate you. Thank you for your... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
11:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5247 Wisconsin Ave, Washington DC, DC 20015
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-362-8040
  • E-mail
Chads is the perfect place for a happy hour, a night out with friends, a delicious dinner with your family, or a quick lunch. Located across the street from the Jenifer Street Exit of the Friendship Heights Metro, Chads is the perfect place to take a break from shopping, or relax after work. Come by and experience a friendly and inviting atmosphere while you enjoy a savory meal and sample our large selection of beverages. Our fresh food, outstanding service, and great drink selection are sure to have you coming back! Also make sure not to miss our Sunday Brunch featuring home cooked favors and delicious drinks. We are open till 2:00 am, and serve food till 12:00 am every day.