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The Best Brunch Spots In Washington D.C.

The Best Brunch Spots In Washington D.C.

801 RESTAURANT & BAR  |  U STREET

Bottomless Booze:  Yes Good For Groups:   Yes

$15 Bottomless "build your own" mimosas, $44 for a Mega Cocktail (your choice of either The 801 Mega Mule or The 801 Mega Paloma) served in a big a$$ copper mug. Try the steak & eggs, Break of Champions, or the "Go To" Breakfast Platter. 

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ALTA STRADA  |  MT. VERNON SQUARE

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:   Yes

$21 Bottomless orange, peach, grapefruit, or blood orange mimosas. Try the breakfast panino, fig and mascarpone pizza, or Nutella crepes at this new Italian brunch.

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AMBAR  |  CAPITOL HILL

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:  Yes

$39 Includes an endless selection of small plates and brunch drinks (they have some of the best mimosas in the city.) Try the Ambar Mimosa, potato hash, and steak & egg. 

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BAR DECO  |  CHINATOWN

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:  Yes

$20 Bottomless mimosas + $20 for bottles of champagne at this rooftop brunch near the Verizon Center. Try the pork belly breakfast sandwich, breakfast burrito, or 'The Classic Hangover' breakfast platter.  

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BARREL   |   CAPITOL HILL

Bottomless Booze:   Yes   Good For Groups:   Yes

$20 Bottomless mimosas with seasonal juices + $50 for a barrel of Old Fashioned cocktails (4 person minimum.) Barrel serves both good food and drinks making it one of the most underrated brunch spots in the city. Try the fried chicken biscuit or croque-madame. 

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BEUCHERT’S SALOON  |  CAPITOL HILL

Bottomless Booze:   Yes   Good For Groups:   Yes

$17 Bottomless Mead-Mosas + $35 for the 'Build-A-Bubble Workshop' (bottle of sparkling wine, fruit puree, cranberry, orange juice, grapefruit juice for the table.) Try the stuffed french toast or breakfast sammie.

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BIRCH AND BARLEY / CHURCHKEY  |  LOGAN CIRCLE

Bottomless Booze:   No   Good For Groups:  If you make a rsvp early enough

$30 Will get you fried donut holes, two brunch cocktails, bottomless coffee or tea, and an entrée here. The brunch menu at B&B and Churchkey is served all day on Sundays, not to mention the menu includes some of the best chicken and waffles in the country. 

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BOQUERIA  |  DUPONT CIRCLE

Bottomless Booze:   Yes Good For Groups:   Yes

$39 Unlimited brunch tapas, sangria, and sweets on Saturdays and Sundays. Try the Nutella stuffed churros, patatas bravas, beef and potato croquettes with salsa brava & garlic aioli, and the bombas de la barceloneta.

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CASA LUCA  |  CHINATOWN

Bottomless Booze:  Sorta   Good For Groups:  Yes

$50 Sangria pitchers (serves up to 6 people), $50 bellini bar for the table (includes a bottle of prosecco, blood orange, peach, & passion fruit-mint pureés (serves 2-4 people), and 1/2 price bottles of wine. Try the lobster corn cake, classic breakfast, and breakfast potatoes. 

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COMPASS ROSE  |  U STREET

Bottomless Booze:  Maybe Good For Groups:  Of less than 6

At one point they had a bottomless drink deal but their website no longer mentions it. Regardless, the food/ romantic atmosphere alone is worth going here. Try The Full Irish or the (Georgia) Khachupuri.

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CONVIVAL  |  SHAW

Bottomless Booze:  No   Good For Groups:  Yes, with RSVP

No sloppy bottomless booze brunch-goers here. This highly praised new Shaw hot spot has been getting praised by critics so it's more of a special occasion/foodie brunch. Take your parents or just treat yo selves. Try the cinnamon roll, fried chicken and waffle, or shrimp & grits. 

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DUKE'S GROCERY  |  DUPONT CIRCLE

Bottomless Booze:  Yes Good For Groups:  Of less than 6

$16 Bottomless mimosas and bloody marys. Try the (life changing) Brunchie Burger. 

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GRAFFIATO  | CHINATOWN

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:   Yes

$18 Bottomless mimosas in any flavor at Top Chef Mike Isabella’s Chinatown restaurant. Try the gnocchi, agnolotti, and the Jersey Shore pizza (fried calamari, tomato, provolone, cherry pepper aioli)

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FARE WELL   |  H STREET

Bottomless Booze:  No   Good For Groups:  Yes

A new vegan diner that also serves boozy brunch cocktails (just not bottomless.) Try the seitan and waffles, french toast casserole, or pancake napoleon. Breakfast is served all day. 

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FARMERS FISHERS BAKERS  |  GTOWN WATERFRONT

Bottomless Booze:  No   Good For Groups:  Of 6 or less

$29.99 Unlimited farm to table foodie brunch buffet on the waterfront; easily our top pick for best brunch spread. Try the cinnamon rolls, Maryland crab dip, honey pot fried chicken, and house made guacamole.

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FIG & OLIVE   |  CITY CENTER

Bottomless Booze:  No   Good For Groups:  Yes

No bottomless brunch deals here (most diners report dropping a pretty penny during their visit) but if a super trendy-chic atmosphere is what you're searching for look no further. Try the steak tartar, zucchini carpaccio, or steak and egg. 

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HANKS ON THE HILL  |  CAPITOL HILL

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:  Of 6 or less

$15 Bottomless mimosas, bloodys, rośe, and sparkling wine. Try the shrimp n' grits, crabcake w/poached eggs, mac n cheese, and oyster shooters. 

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KANGAROO BOXING CLUB  |  COLUMBIA HEIGHTS

Bottomless Booze:  No  Good For Groups:  Of 6 or less

$20 Per carafe of pineapple papaya mimosas. Try the stuffed french toast, Johnny cakes, and caramelized bacon.

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KAPNOS   |  U STREET

Bottomless Booze:  Yes  Good For Groups:   Yes

$18 Bottomless mimosas at Mike Isabella's Mediterranean restaurant. Try the chicken and waffles or baklava french toast. 

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LE DIPLOMATE  |  LOGAN CIRCLE

Bottomless Booze:  No  Good For Groups:  Yes, with RSVP

No bottomless deal on food or drinks here, but if it’s patio weather they've got one of the best outdoor areas in the district. The classy French bistro is constantly packed with people celebrating all sorts of special occasions. Try the steak frites, beef bourguignon, foie gras parfait, and french onion soup.

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MASA 14  |  U STREET

Bottomless Booze:  Yes  Good For Groups:  Yes

$39 Unlimited mimosas, bellinis, bloodys, lemon lagers, and brunch plates on the rooftop. Try the bulgogi fried rice, white cheddar grits, and watermelon poke. 

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PEARL DIVE  |   LOGAN CIRCLE  

Bottomless Booze:  No  Good For Groups:  Yes, with RSVP

No bottomless deals here but they've easily got (dare we say it) possibly the best Bloody Mary in the city. Try the daily doughnuts and shrimp po’ boy. 

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PROVISION 14  |  U STREET

Bottomless Booze:  Yes Good For Groups:  Yes

$18 Bottomless basil lavender mimosas? Yes Please. Try the fried chicken and funnel cake and stuffed biscuits. 

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ROOM 11  |  COLUMBIA HEIGHTS

Bottomless Booze:  No   Good For Groups:  Of 6 or less

No bottomless deals here. A more casual hipster hangout for folks that can’t stand reading novel-like-menus and love (to) wine. 

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THE COUPE  |  COLUMBIA HEIGHTS

Bottomless Booze:  No   Good For Groups:   Yes

Breakfast served all day. Best for that morning after when you can't get out of bed in time to make it to most brunch spots. No bottomless menu even though their brunch crowd is mostly 21-29 year olds. Try the hash brown bowl with jalãpenos or quinoa cakes.

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THE FAINTING GOAT   |  U STREET

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:   Yes

$17 Bottomless bubbles with your choice of orange, mango, or white cranberry juice or bloody goats aka their house-made bloody. Order the pork belly, cheese fondue, or avocado toast. 

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ZENGO  |  CHINATOWN

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:  Yes

$39 Bottomless small plates & brunch cocktails. Brunch cocktails include unique selections such as a guava mimosa, passion fruit mimosa, and sake sangria. Try the lobster chipotle grits, pork arepas, and Korean fried chicken. 

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THE BOOZIEST-BANG-FOR-YOUR-BUCK BRUNCH SPOTS

 

 

AGORA  |  DUPONT CIRCLE

Good For Groups:  Yes

$34.99 Bottomless mimosas, bloodys, champagne, house vodka/gin/rum/tequila + unlimited Mediterranean brunch plates. Not the cheapest option, but considering it includes liquor, this deal's a steal. 

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BAR CHARLEY  |  DUPONT CIRCLE

Good For Groups: Yes

$23.95 Bottomless mimosas, bloody marys, Narragansetts, bloody beer, coffee + entrée. 

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BOUNDARY STONE  |  BLOOMINGDALE

Good for Groups: Yes

$12 Bottomless Bloody Marys & Mimosas

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DGS  |  DUPONT

Good For Groups: Yes

$27 Bottomless mimosas, screwdrivers or bloody mary’s and choice of appetizer/dessert and entrée. 

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EL CENTRO D.F.  |  GEORGETOWN OR U STREET

Good For Groups:  Yes

$35 Bottomless Mexican brunch plates and cocktails including mimosas, bloodys, margaritas, seasonal aqua fresca cocktails and Michiladas (Mexican cerveza made with beer, lime juice, and assorted sauces, spices, and peppers.) Try the guacamole, shrimp ceviche, and breakfast enchilada. 

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IRISH WHISKEY PUBLIC HOUSE  |  DUPONT

Good for Groups: Yes

$1.00 BOTTLES of Champagne with purchase of an entrée. Seriously. 

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LAVAGNA  |  CAPITOL HILL

Good For Groups: Yes

$12 Bottomless Mimosas

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LOCAL 16  |  U STREET

Good for Groups: Yes

$27 bottomless mimosas, bellinis, bloody's, PBR, Miller High Life, Tecate, Peroni, ice tea/coffee, entree or pizza.  

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MEDIUM RARE  |   CAPITOL HILL

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:  Yes

$25 Bottomless mimosas, bloody marys, screwdrivers, coffee/orange juice, starter and entrée. Try the steak frites or Medium Rare's Famous Benedict.  

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MISSION  |   DUPONT

Bottomless Booze:  Yes   Good For Groups:  Yes

$35.99 Bottomless mimosas, bloody marys, tecates, margaritas, and 1 shot + unlimited guacamole, chips & salsa with brunch or taco entrée.

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QUICK & EASY BREAKFAST PLEASY

 

 

A BAKED JOINT  |  BREAKFAST/BRUNCH MENU  

Server: No  |  Place To Sit: Yes

BUSBOYS AND POETS  |  BRUNCH MENU 

Server: Yes  |  Place To Sit: Yes

MARKET LUNCH  |  BREAKFAST MENU  

Server: No  |  Place To Sit: Yes

SLIPSTREAM  |  BREAKFAST/BRUNCH MENU

Server: No  |  Place To Sit: Yes

TONY'S BREAKFAST  |  BREAKFAST/BRUNCH MENU

Server: No  |  Place To Sit: No

TRYST  |   BREAKFAST/BRUNCH MENU

Server: Yes  |  Place To Sit: Yes

 

 

TAKE YOUR PARENTS BRUNCH SPOTS

 

BLUE DUCK TAVERN  |  BRUNCH MENU  |  WEST END

MINTWOOD PLACE  |  BRUNCH MENU  |  ADAMS MORGAN

MONTMARTRE  |  BRUNCH MENU |  CAPITOL HILL

OLD EBBITT GRILL  |  BRUNCH MENU  |  NEAR WHITE HOUSE

THE RIGGSBY  |   BRUNCH MENU  | DUPONT CIRCLE

 

 

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