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The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel

$$ - $$$American,
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
+1 202-414-0500
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Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good28%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“tasting menu” (2 reviews)
“crab” (2 reviews)
Open Now
07:00 - 14:30All hours
CUISINES
American, Contemporary
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308
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1 - 10 of 77 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

This is a very nice hotel, and the food and bar options are pretty good. I would recommend the bar for food in a pinch. We ate here in such a pinch, and had no complaints.

Thank Wxe22
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate at this restaurant three times during our five day stay. The food is very good, dining room has great atmosphere, service is excellent, and very important it is quiet and one can have a conversation. The maitre d' is very helpful and we...More

Thank Martha378
Reviewed 12 August 2017

Nice restaurant in the Henley Park hotel. Waitstaff could be friendlier and more attentive. Menu could use a bit of expansion to make for greater variety. Dinner here just before closing including salmon that was well prepared. Creme brulee could use some fine tuning as...More

Thank travelsfromCA
Reviewed 19 July 2017

Chicken was very dry, and the bread was odd...flavor was not appealing. Staff however, was so friendly and courteous. I hope they correct this, I really liked them.

Thank pastortom2017
Reviewed 7 April 2017

Food is excellent, service is impeccable and ambience is simply old gracious and beautiful WashingtonMore

Thank lilacroller
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for the 5-start review. We're very happy to hear you really enjoyed our menu, the ambiance, service, and location of our historic property. We strive to ensure that all of our guests have a memorable experience with us. We look forward...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

See my review of The Henley Park Hotel. I didn't know the name of the bar. Bar is sweet, dark and cool. Staff is excellent.

Thank Chris P
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Dear Chris P, Thank you very much for the 5-star review. We are deeply humbled by such kind words. Should your travels bring you back to the DC area, we hope to have the opportunity to welcome you back. Best Regards, Roosevelt Castilho

Reviewed 13 February 2017

We had a delicious dinner at the Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel. The food and service were first rate. Our waiter was attentive and friendly and the manager was very attentive as well. The atmosphere is cozy and comfortable. We also went to happy...More

Thank luna489
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Dear Luna, Thank you very much for the 5-star review. We're happy to hear that you had an enjoyable time at the Blue Bar and great dinner. I cannot wait to share your review with my team. Should your travels bring you back to DC...More

Reviewed 13 February 2017

Decent old-fashioned restaurant in hotel, tucked away, easy to get into, good place for a quiet conversation and martini near convention center.

Thank PapagenaandPapageno
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 15 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your review. We're happy to hear you had an enjoyable time with us. We very much look forward to having the opportunity to welcome you back to the Henley. Roosevelt Castilho

Reviewed 31 January 2017

This is a quaint restaurant with excellent food and service. Several things on the menu to choose from and daily specials as well. Perfect place to go to enjoy a night out or after convention days. Top notch place to enjoy a nice meal with...More

1  Thank Rosebud39631
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 2 February 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you so much for your 5-star review. We greatly appreciate your feedback. It is great to know that you enjoyed your experience with us. Our Executive Chef Sonia Cisneros is awesome and I cannot wait to share this with our culinary team....More

Reviewed 16 January 2017

Once upon a time this property was a real jewel. Elegant design, superb food, stellar service. I know because I used to live in DC where the Tavern was a default option to take my clients. After many years I had a business trip to...More

Thank SouthernmostTraveler
Roosevelt C, Manager at The Tavern at the Henley Park Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 31 January 2017

Dear Guest, Thank you for sharing your feedback in regards to your recent visit. I am sadden to hear we were not able to meet your expectations during your visit to D.C. On behalf of our team, I sincerely apologize for any inconveniences encountered during...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$50
Cuisine
American, Contemporary
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Thursday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Friday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Saturday
07:00 - 14:30
18:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 926 Massachusetts Ave NW, Henley Park Hotel, Washington DC, DC 20001-4308 (Formerly Coeur de Lion)
    (10th and Massachusetts Avenue)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Center, Mt. Vernon Square, Convention Center
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-414-0500
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Henley Park Hotel
Description
The Henley Park Hotel welcomes you to the The Tavern at the Henley Park( Formerly known as Coeur De Lion), a favorite among the DC locals. This restaurant is adorned with a stunning skylight atrium, ornate chandeliers, and a natural brick face. Our Chef offers a diverse New American menu featuring the freshest regional ingredients. For a less formal atmosphere we offer a light Small Plates menu in the Blue Bar. We also offer a Formal and Royal Tea, served in our beautiful Wilkes Room by the fireplace, or, in any of our luxurious private suites.
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