1789 Restaurant

$ $ $
1226 36th St NW (at Prospect St NW)
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 965-1789
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:30pm - 9:30pm
5:00pm - 8:30pm



  • Yes ..... There are a lot of old people here. We can afford it!
  • With its cobblestone foyer, wood-paneled dining rooms, and formal service, this Georgetown restaurant is a lovely throwback. What to get: Tagliatelle with clams and bacon & rockfish with lobster farro
  • Grab a drink at the bar, its made from parts of an old European church!
  • An elegant DC classic. "Start with the foie gras or beef crudo two ways and move on to a main course of Alaskan halibut or rack of lamb." -Michelin Guide on TripExpert
  • Make sure to let them know if you are celebrating a special occasion. They will take wonderful care of you regardless, but there are some extra touches that make the evening even more special.
  • Very fine dining - good date night if you want to wow that special someone
  • We so fancy
  • Great service!! Go there if you want to have date night or business dinner!
  • For a real treat, dine when The Georgetown Chimes are performing!
  • Try the leg of lamb, which currently comes with polenta cakes and English peas, for a main course, then finish with white-corn panna cotta from new pastry chef Justine Sullivan.
  • Lamb anything. Everything is great.
  • Loved the steak and lamb
  • Lovely dining room, love the sea bass and the lamb. Their pasta dishes are also on point. Great for dates!
  • Formal attire required.
  • Incredible sit down restaurant. While it is very expensive, it is one of the best dinners in DC.
  • It's all good. Desserts are great.
  • Very historic building, many different dining rooms-each with unique character. Incredible food. Great for special occasions.
  • Amazing service! The beet Wellington is a great vegetarian option. Such a romantic spot
  • The steak was good, The restaurant is fancy and is good for family or a date.
  • Amazing service, love the gnoche truffles

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