Iron Gate

Row 1

1734 N St NW
Washington, DC 20036
(202) 737-1371
Mediterranean, Wine Bar
$ $ $
Mon: 5:30 PM–10:00 PM Tue–Thu: 11:30 AM–2:00 PM Fri: 11:30 AM–2:00 PM Sat: 11:00 AM–2:00 PM Sun: 11:00 AM–2:00 PM

Foursquare Tips

  • Has a dramatic outdoor space, with a tree and vines climbing the walls. Tony Chittum's cooking leans Southern Italian and Greek, with a wine program from Brent Kroll, and cocktails from Jeff Faile.
  • A really cool and intimate place to take your bae or baes.
  • One of the most romantic restaurants in the city, the Italian & Greek restaurant features cooking from Anthony Chittum. There is a tasting menu & an a la carte option. [Eater 38 Member]
  • Had a mix of small plates. Blue crab bruschetta was amazing.
  • Find a seat in the garden and enjoy a Greek-themed a la carte menu.
  • Loved this place great ambiance. I sat in the bar alley which was nice the also have an out door patio which will have tables during summer. A great romantic escape in the city!
  • Iron Gate was amazing. Delicious tasting menu & fabulous wine selection. AMAZING date location.
  • The new, updated Iron Gate is better than ever with Chef Anthony Chittum in the kitchen. Don't miss the sesame-crusted grilled feta or the crispy sweetbreads if they are on the menu when you go.
  • Always get the garlic mashed potatoes. Great fireplace and outdoor grapevines.
  • Mixed grille platter and focaccia is the way to go
  • Great place for a date. More tapas style so bring someone who's downy to share.
  • This was the post perfect dining experience of my life. Definitely do the tasting menu for a special occasion!
  • Very nice wine selection and food choices !
  • Pro tip: Go with a party of 4 and order ALL of the small plates.
  • Cozy place great for a first date.....
  • Grilled stuffed squid is incredible.
  • Great outdoor patio seating, good pastas and mixed grill. The Nutella crostata is amazing !
  • Right next to Tabard Inn, and also an amazing place for brunch! They have a beautiful courtyard out back where you can eat outside in nice weather as well.
  • Try the Grilled Squid Stuffed With Feta Cheese - #foodporn #nom Grilled squid stuffed w Feta at @IronGateDC. Pairs well with a little #Etna Rosso #wine #sommelier (via @Foodspotting)
  • Love the menu and bar - beautiful space inside and outside in courtyard. Service has been so-so.