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Ted's Bulletin

505 8th St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-2835
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good33%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (81 reviews)
“tarts” (185 reviews)
“sloppy joe” (16 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
505 8th St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-2835
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food was average but Bison and more Bison. It was my first time trying Bison and it was very good overall. From the chili to the burger was very good. I also liked their onion rings. One of the best lemonade I had too :)...More

Thank Maryacine B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Make a reservation here if it is possible! There is always a crowd waiting for a table at any of the locations. The food is traditional American breakfast, but absolutely delicious. Make sure to try the homemade pop-tarts! The staff are knowledgeable and friendly about...More

Thank Alex_suomi
Justin O, Guest Relations Manager at Ted's Bulletin, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thanks for the review, Alex! We are glad that we were able to accommodate!

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

After checking in to our hotel we had to find a good restaurant for dinner. I googled great restaurants in D.C and Ted's Bulletin came up. It's located in the historic district of capital hill. It's a cozy restaurant with classic movies playing on the...More

Thank GarwoodFam
Justin O, Guest Relations Manager at Ted's Bulletin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for taking the time to write us such a nice review! We are glad that you and the fam enjoyed. Enjoy your trip!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I had been to Ted’s before, but this was the first time for our daughter. She was overwhelmed by all of the options. She LOVED everything she had, including the taste she had of our meals as well. We got brown sugar...More

Thank Dawn B
Justin O, Guest Relations Manager at Ted's Bulletin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Dawn, that's so great that your daughter enjoyed. This is an amazing review, thank you!

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I got lost and had time to eat before a lunch meeting. Stumbled into Ted’s and immediately knew it was a divine guiding hand that brought me there. What a unique and beautiful restaurant - a throwback in time with all the interior components. And...More

Thank Matt C
Justin O, Guest Relations Manager at Ted's Bulletin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hey Matt, we are glad that you stumbled upon us, thanks for the review!

Reviewed August 14, 2018

I've been going to Ted's for about 6/7 years now. They're most famous for their giant sticky bun rolls and their homemade pop tarts, staples that make for a great breakfast treat or dessert! Now, having been going here for 6+ years I've seen the...More

Thank Sahra S
Reviewed August 13, 2018 via mobile

The staff is excellent! The food is good. Dinner average price is $23. They serve breakfast all day on Saturday. The crab cake wasn't the best but it was decent. Located a couple from Eastern Market metro stop. Street parking is scarce but available for...More

Thank ClassyJetsetter
Reviewed August 13, 2018

Plenty of food and it was very good. The pop tarts are home made and extremely good. We had brunch on a Saturday and it was very crowded, so plan accordingly.

Thank viperhawk
Justin O, Guest Relations Manager at Ted's Bulletin, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks for brunching with us!

Reviewed August 4, 2018

Had breakfast here, Had Colina as our waitress, THE best during our stay in the US! Made us feel welcome, made all family members happy with all their specifiek needs. If I have a look at the receipt with all the do's and dont's (NO's...More

Thank Bob D
Justin O, Guest Relations Manager at Ted's Bulletin, responded to this reviewResponded August 5, 2018

Hello Bob, thanks for stopping by during your visit to DC and for mentioning Colina, we will be sure to let her know!

Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

We had dinner at Ted’s Bulletin today. After a fair amount of research we decided to try it based on all the good reviews. They were mostly breakfast reviews, however the dinner did not disappoint! Our youngest daughter was in the mood for breakfast and...More

Thank SparklingRitz
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July 30, 2016|
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Response from Sekerere | Reviewed this property |
From pure memory there were no specific gluten free options, but the menu is varied so gluten free I am sure would not be hard to order there.
October 20, 2015|
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Response from Patrick K | Reviewed this property |
There are three (3) locations in D.C. I dined at the Tedd's on 505 8th St. S.E. Take the Metro. There is a Metro Station a block away at Pennsylvania Ave S.E. and 8th St. Enjoy!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$29 - US$31
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
7:00 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 8th St SE, Washington DC, DC 20003-2835
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Capitol Hill
  • Neighbourhood: Capitol Hill
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