The Round Robin Bar

Hotel Bar, Cocktail
$ $ $
1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, DC 20004
11:00am - 1:00am
11:00am - 1:00am
11:00am - 1:00am
11:00am - 1:00am
11:00am - 1:00am
11:00am - 1:00am
11:00am - 12:00am



  • You adopt the universal habit of the place and call for a mint-julep, a whiskey-skin, a gin-cocktail...for the conviviality of Washington sets in at an early hour, wrote Nathaniel Hawthorne in 1862
  • You'll never feel old again. Believe me, who ever is next to you , you can address as "sir" or " madam". But a classier place you will not find!
  • Jim Hewes is one of the best bartenders in DC. Great history from this guy.
  • Check out the Whisky Bar in the hall up the stairs. They have a wide selection of Scotch.
  • Far from impressed by the service and the drinks. Additionally, staff gave me attitude for ordering two drinks while my companion was in the restroom. Needless to say, I won't be back.
  • Ask for Jim to make you a 'Willard' and to give you a quick history lesson.
  • Its good to have a stiff drink in the Round Robin Bar of the hotel where Julia Ward Howe finally found some printable words for the tune of John Browns Body. Christopher Hitchens
  • The historic Round Robin Bar at the serves one of the best sazeracs around, no wonder why Esquire magazine named it one of the best bars in America!
  • Unimpressed by the service.
  • Now that the templates is dipping down, order an Irish coffee to warm up
  • Best little historic hole in the wall.
  • amazing historical location - and the Laphroiag is reasonably priced!
  • The nice bar inside The Willard Hotel
  • Great service!
  • Awesome little bar, one of the best in DC
  • Excellent mint juleps, you can't go wrong!
  • Order a sidecar. Best one in DC.
  • They have the best blue cheese stuffed olives I have ever tasted
  • It's a quaint little bar. Their cocktail and drink programs could use a lot more depth.
  • Check out Round Robin as seen on Drinking Made Easy

Nearby places

675 15th St NW (at G St NW)
600 14th St NW (at F St NW)
1600 Pennsylvania Ave NW (btwn 15th St NW & 17th St NW)