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BLT Steak

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Dupont Circle
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1625 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-4061
+1 202-689-8999
11:30 - 22:30
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Mon - Thu 11:30 - 22:30
Fri 11:30 - 23:00
Sat 17:30 - 23:00
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63 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Ok so I have said it before I am a die hard Ruth's Chris Steakhouse fan. It is my favorite. With that said this place is pretty doggone good! Location is convenient if you are anywhere near the capital. Most guys were in suits or jackets however a few renegades in jeans-it would not bother me to wear jeans and... More 

Thank Randy H
Cheverly, Maryland
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29 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The popovers are outstanding and the food is excellent, great service but rather loud at lunch time. Good place for a business lunch or a special dinner.

Thank Drlaura229
Columbia Station
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57 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Arrived with party of five seated quickly. Ordered drinks. Delivered a version of a Moscow mule with a taste I never had tasted before not impressed. Next placed order for dinner and appetizers. Told their unique bread would be to table soon. Salads came, forgot one of the salads ordered. Took about ten minutes to get the tomato and mozzarella... More 

Thank Kevin R
Palo Alto, California
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2017

If I could afford it, I would eat here every night of every stay in the DC area. Impeccable service, great wine selection, those popovers and then, the filet: a large cut of meat, perfectly seared and over the top delicious. A must for carnivores!

Thank Serena_sayeth
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017

Fantastic dinner on Valentine's day. The steak was absolutely amazing, one of the most flavorful filet's I have ever had. Great Bearnaise sauce too. The mac and cheese was phenomenal, so much flavor. And the Gruyere Popovers!! Unbelievable. One word of caution, we started with the Crab Cake and half-dozen Oysters; the crab cake was good, but not worth $20... More 

Thank cphyt7
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

There isn't too much to say. It was, in a word... perfect. The details are both refined and well attended too in this establishment and while it is on the pricey side, you get every bit of value for the money you spend here. The servers are all excellent, none of the tripping over themselves or rushing around in chaos... More 

Thank Kevin T
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

Came in tonight around 9 and had an amazing time. Definitely one of the best if not the best dinner I've had. We ordered the burrata app the Kansas City strip, lamb, and suffle. everything was more than perfect. We brought in a bottle of Caymus and the Som Jamie came over and chatted with us and exchanged some knowledge... More 

Thank Yafreisy R
Zebulon, Georgia, United States
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33 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

I had the best filet here! I love my steak rare and this steak was perfect! Everything I had was delicious. The service was amazing as well! Highly recommend.

Thank Camille S
Charleston, South Carolina
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16 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 January 2017

Rarely have I found the food I have ordered to be inedible, but this was. The steak was so burned on the outside, it left black soot on everything on my plate--rendering everything inedible. As this was a business lunch I could not make a fuss and send it back, and everyone else's looked as bad as mine though we... More 

Thank Mary S
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120 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

Dined here with family Thursday eve prior to Prez Trump swearing in ceremony. Excellent beef and chicken offering. Loved the pop overs and A5 butter. Bone marrow included with entree. Great service. Excellent wine selections. Pretty pricey, allow for $75 pp w/ dessert, sans alcohol.


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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 50 - US$ 50
American, Steakhouse
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1625 I St NW, Washington DC, DC 20006-4061
  • Public Transportation: Farragut West Metro Station for the Blue and Orange lines, Farragut North Metro Station for the Red line.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-689-8999
BLT Steak's design integrates select traditional elements of the French "Bistro" and an American "Steakhouse". A lighter environment has been created that is enhanced by the richness of Macassar Ebony tables and matching suede. A 25-foot bar greets diners with an excellent array of libations for pre- or post- dining pleasure including an oyster and shellfish raw bar.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?