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Elephant & Castle

) #96 of 2,579 Restaurants in Washington DC ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ American, , British
1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Lbby 2, Washington DC, DC 20004-2401
+1 202-347-7707
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good48%
  • Average15%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“poutine” (16 reviews)
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11:00 - 23:00All hours
American, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Lbby 2, Washington DC, DC 20004-2401
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had traditional pub food and a couple of beers. We didnt know what to expect, but the food was just splendid! Service good, location good and prices good. You should swing by.

Thank Forarsveen
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I are on vacation and was happy to see a restaurant pretty close to our hotel that had good reviews. With our appetites in hand we arrived for dinner. They first thing I noticed around the hostess station was a mess on...More

Thank Audrey D
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Nothing really special about the place. Fish and chips for lunch average. Waiter did not know what type of fish it was. Staff friendly and service good.Fifteen plus beers on tap. Few or none English. When is muggy outside I guess any cold beer taste...More

Thank tsc1947
Reviewed 3 days ago

Two colleagues and I visited Elephant and Castle while in DC this past week for business. Good selection of beers on tap. They offer well over fifteen different beers to choose from including domestic and imported. They have an outdoor seating area but it was...More

Thank garbakup
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went there for an early dinner, restaurant was about half full. Waiter forgot to bring the beer menu, and then many beers on the menu were out. Frustrating. the vegetarian in the group got the best food. My Indian food was relatively good, but half...More

Thank mateodasilva
Reviewed 4 days ago

Whilst in Washington DC we visited the Elephant and castle to have a drink and see what the menu and location looked like for a meal in the evening. Our server for the drinks was Zak you was extremely polite and knowledgeable. When asked about...More

Thank Steveref52
Reviewed 5 days ago

We ate here once and visited on other occasions during our 7 day stay in Washington DC. The food was really nice and perfect for filling you up for the rest of the day. Our waiter was Zach (don't know if that's right spelling) and...More

Thank Scouserlad1987
Reviewed 1 week ago

Stopped by here for lunch after visiting some nearby museums. I ordered the Ceasar salad with a side of sweet potato fries.Service was quick, and food met my expectations.

Thank OverjoyedK
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here for lunch in between going to the Art museum and the American History museum. It was a rare day in July where sitting outside on their lovely patio was a treat. The serice was great and fun too. All 6 of us...More

Thank Natalie B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Not solely a British food selection and what we had was very good! They did have poutine, bangers and mash, pot pie and of course, fish and chips. Our group had fish and chips, burgers, club sandwich and poutine. All our dinners were very good....More

Thank Trk86
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Laura S
7 December 2016|
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Response from 50statetraveler2013 | Reviewed this property |
It was a very short walk. Same side of street
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 15 - US$ 20
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Lbby 2, Washington DC, DC 20004-2401
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-347-7707
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