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775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
+1 202-737-7663
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“charcuterie” (43 reviews)
“gnocchi” (33 reviews)
“duck” (28 reviews)
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5:30 PM - 11:00 PMAll hours
American, Wine Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
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1 - 10 of 501 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

Three longtime friends met together for dinner and it was important that we could talk as well as enjoy food. Proof did both for us. We chose small plates to share and they were all excellent: charcuterie, beet salad, octopus, flatbread, cheeses. The service was...More

Thank FarmerRK
Reviewed 3 days ago

Modern wine bar / restaurant facing the National Portrait gallery. Big on sharing plates. Good selection of wines by the glass. You have to have a meal there if you want to sit at an outside table.

Thank KellyNebraska
Reviewed 1 week ago

We recently visited for our second time and ordered the chef's tasting menu with wine pairings for the 4 of us. The food was outstanding and we had some really unique pairings that expanded our knowledge of how wine and food come together. Reasonable prices...More

Thank Bob R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went on a Friday evening and it wasn’t very busy at all. We had heard really good things about their wine menu as well as their charcuteries options and definitely about the venue. We were instantly greeted and sat at a booth. The young...More

Thank J E
Reviewed 15 September 2017

The plus is that you can get many types of wine by the glass with different size pours. For my dinner, I ordered Coho salmon. I often buy fresh Coho salmon from Costco and much, much preferred my preparation. Proof's version was more well done...More

Thank EveSp
Reviewed 1 September 2017 via mobile

Excellent restaurant, but the wine list is ridiculously overpriced and there are not enough "good" choices.

Thank Dana1499
Reviewed 16 August 2017

DC restaurant week is on and my friend and I just had lunch at Proof. The place has a glass front, outdoor patio in front, corner location at 8th and G, dining room is medium sized, dark earth tone colors and subdued lights, stylish and...More

Thank paxa
Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

Congratulations Proof, RAMMY winner as Upscale Casual Restaurant of the Year! Proof lives up to it's name with an outstanding wine program and deserve every accolade for food, service and setting.

Thank QueenParrottfish
Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Great for date night or to grab a cocktail and appetizers! This is one of the best quality wine/cocktail menus and food in town. The staff is knowledgeable and attentive. I highly recommend the smoked salmon flatbread, the tuna tartar and the gnocchi.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Your taste buds will reward you when you dine here! The chef's specials and waiter recommendations will make you glad you chose Proof. They also cook to order if you have food allergies or personal taste preferences. The Ahi Tuna Tartar avocado with wasabi emulsion...More

Thank Dave L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 30 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 9:30 PM
5:30 PM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
5:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
    (8th and G)
  • Public Transportation: Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-737-7663
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