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New Heights Restaurant

2317 Calvert St NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2622
+1 202-234-4110
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  • Excellent32%
  • Very good42%
  • Average13%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“scallops” (16 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
2317 Calvert St NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2622
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Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

Close to the Marriott and worth the visit. Service was great. Dishes petite for the price but filet was quite substantial. Wine list adequate.

Thank Pat P
Reviewed 1 May 2017

We dined here after a visit to the zoo. One of the noteworthy things about this place was the extensive collection of gin above the bar. It's rare to find a bar with even four brands of gin and there had to be over 30...More

Thank dskid
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

My colleagues and I came here for a business dinner last night. I expected a really good meal by the looks of the fine dining menu. One colleague ordered the filet mignon medium rare. When it was brought to the table he called our server...More

Thank Baygirl73
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We were being hosted for a business dinner and the company choose this restaurant. The setting is a quaint building with nicely decorated the only negative is the seating is upstairs with no visible ADA accommodation. The menu had many great choices and the pricing...More

Thank howard c
Reviewed 21 April 2017

Good food; excellent service. Scallops and crab cakes were fantastic. Avoid the strawberry sorbet. Venue is very, very noisy. If you're in a group, don't expect to hear from those sitting across the table.

1  Thank lindamU8479KI
Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

This restaurant provides it all - famous gin bar with a knowledgeable bartender Ravi, be sure to ask him to make your drink! You will not be disappointed. Upstairs you enter a wonderful world looking out over the park, white table cloth service, quiet so...More

Thank Gerardine W
Reviewed 8 April 2017

I first visited New Heights nearly 30 years ago when it was on the newly discovered edge of upscale dining. Since then this place has faded from trendy sight as many other contenders have arrived -- and departed. But New Heights carries on, and remains...More

Thank GRubinstein
Reviewed 25 March 2017

The food and service were very good. The menu offered a nice array of options for every taste. The decor is simple and informal.

Thank BTD1
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

We came to New Heights for a large business meeting with over 100 people. I was impressed with the quality of the food even with so many to serve. I had the outstanding cauliflower bisque, excellent fried oysters and good Pan Seared Branzino fish. All...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 9 March 2017

Dined at New Heights with a former law partner and daughter-in-law at the recommendation of the former law partner. Lovely evening. My guests enjoyed the signature cocktails (which they REALLY enjoyed) and I had a more conventional cocktail. My guests also opted for the crispy...More

Thank Phoenician2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2317 Calvert St NW, Washington DC, DC 20008-2622
    (Conneticut Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Half a block from Omni Shoreham and Marriott Wardman Park Hotels. Woodley Park Zoo Metro (Red Line)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Upper Northwest
  • Neighbourhood: Upper Northwest
  • Phone Number: +1 202-234-4110
  • E-mail
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