Open City

3101 Wisconsin Ave NW (at Massachusetts Ave NW)
Washington, DC 20016
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm
7:00am - 6:00pm


  • BTW: 5 free 30-min parking spots are available right next to this cafe - the spots are just past the cafe entrance, on the right, by the Bishop's Garden arched gate.
  • the management and staff are very friendly
  • Apple pie! :D
  • Apple pie was amazing, even though I dont like it sprinkled with sugar. If you think you dont like apple pie, try this one. Its great!
  • Counter Culture Coffee and Espresso. Great drinks!
  • Nice cafe! Liked thier sandwiches. Good coffee
  • Nutella and croque monsieur waffles were
  • Get an expresso tonic comes with animal crackers!
  • There are a few dedicated parking spaces on the right just past the cafe where you maybe able to snag during the school day.
  • Apple pie is tower of delicious fruit encased in crispy crust.
  • A variety of food, drink, and seating options in a lively, friendly setting. It was the perfect spot for a Skype date :)
  • They serve Huge mugs of coffee... Pastries are not that good
  • View from the 7th floor... Amazing
  • Everything--charming spot for a brief rest & bite.
  • Grab a coffee and go sit in the Bishop's Garden
  • Super-loud & echo-y. Lots of people bring kids who are left unsupervised.
  • Such a cute space and awesome food and coffee!
  • This is not like the open city on Calvert. It's more like a quick cafe spot but the coffee food and pastries are just as amazing and next to the gorgeous cathedral
  • Located in the Herb Cottage, next to Bishop's Garden, this sweet little cafe is full of warmth, students from the Cathedral schools, & yummy waffles. Try savory waffle & the lavender hot chocolate

Nearby places

3101 Wisconsin Ave NW (at Massachusetts Ave NW)
Pilgrim Rd (at National Cathedral)
3336 Wisconsin Ave NW (at Newark St NW)