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The Front Page Restaurant & Grill

$$ - $$$
Dupont Circle
American, Bar
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1333 New Hampshire Ave NW, Frnt 1, Washington DC, DC 20036-1511
+1 202-296-6500
11:30 - 00:00
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Sun 10:00 - 03:00
Mon - Tue 11:30 - 00:00
Wed - Thu 11:30 - 01:30
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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Washington, District of Columbia, District of Columbia, United States
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

Date night and we decide to go get a drink and appetizers at the Front Page. The flatbreads were good, so were the wine and beer we ordered. However, the service was non-existant. We ordered 2 flatbreads to share and were given no plates, no silverware, and no napkins. The environment was also really loud... Unsure if we'll go back.

Thank Margot H
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150 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you go on a busy day make sure it's not to have a quiet chat with your guest, his place is LOUD when busy. The food is ok and pricing is reasonable. We did the all day breakfast which was ok but a bit meat heavy. Service was pretty ordinary.

Thank Squizzynet
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2 reviews
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visit Front Page during happy hour after work on weekdays for both food and drinks, otherwise, meals can be just as expensive as other restaurants nearby averaging between $10 - $20 per person depending on your order. Happy hour is great to mingle with friends, coworkers, or meeting new people. The prices for food between 5pm and 8pm is $5... More 

Thank William H
Morgantown, West Virginia
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286 reviews
164 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I recently visited the Front Page for Paint Nite and stuck around for dinner. Paint Nite was an interesting experience. Other than the fact it was set up in such a way that I felt like the end of my brush was in the face of the lady next to me and the instructor was a little on the crude... More 

Thank eightwednesday
Hudson, Wisconsin
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 March 2017

The Front Page was referred to us by Kevin at the Embassy Suites. We enjoyed the atmosphere and definitely the food. The service was also top notch. We enjoyed the fajitas, Heidenburger, and the chicken philly steak sandwhich. We highly recommend this restaurant.

Thank kevingl2015
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 March 2017

Came here for Sunday brunch with 4 friends...luckily we had reservations. Make reservations! The brunch is a buffet with your normal breakfast buffet fare...but they did have an omelet station and waffle station. The food was good...they have chicken wings on the buffet but they go fast. I read on the menu that they had salmon but maybe I missed... More 

Thank Forty2Twenty5
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22 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 February 2017

My family and I were looking for a dinner spot in the DuPont Circle area and walked into a few restaurants to look at the menu... The Front Page had a menu everyone would be comfortable. We had a couple of shared appetizers to start off and then each of us went their separate ways… Pasta, steak, chicken wrap and... More 

Thank Dools12
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104 reviews
45 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 February 2017

My niece chose this location for our annual DC trip dinner. We arrived early for our dinner reservation, and were offered a table in the dining room. This was great since my daughter was not able to sit at the bar. They let us order drinks and appetizers while we relaxed for a bit. We all enjoyed something different from... More 

Thank sharon_travels12
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 14 February 2017

My son & I went for Sunday Brunch and the atmosphere was great ! We had great window seats . I really appreciate great service, Front Page delivered . Food was AWESOME !! We look forward to going back soon !.

Thank Leon D
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64 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 February 2017

Shocked at how unpleasant brunch here was today....from the unfriendly snots at the front desk to the totally disinterested waiter who had to be begged for a coffee refill, the deafening music, bland brunch buffet and high prices (coffee not included), this was a miserable experience. Don't do it. So many great brunch spots in DC...this place needs a personnel... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
10:00 - 03:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 00:00
11:30 - 01:30
11:30 - 01:30
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1333 New Hampshire Ave NW, Frnt 1, Washington DC, DC 20036-1511
  • Public Transportation: Dupont Metro South Entrance/Exit.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-296-6500
The Front Page DC, opened in 1985, has been serving DC's socialites for decades! We pride ourselves on prompt, friendly service, excellent food, long happy hours, and bountiful brunches. We have won DC's best happy hour and voted TOP 10 spots to Brunch. We have been known for our affordable pricing, including our famous $9 lunch specials. We offer insane specials including our half priced burger nights with trivia on Tuesdays and our biggest night of the week...Taco Thursday's with a free taco bar starting at 5 pm and $2 Coronas. The Front Page has always been family owned and operated, and we have always treated our restaurants like our home. We welcome you to our restaurant, and we hope you feel like you are home while you are here. Cheers, Alex Heidenberger

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