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Blue Duck Tavern

24 & M Streets, Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20037
+1 202-419-6755
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (165 reviews)
“apple pie” (162 reviews)
“bone marrow” (136 reviews)
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American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
24 & M Streets, Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20037
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

From the minute of your arrival to the end of dinner and departure you will be taken care of and eat and drink some of the best you’ve had. Our server, Shankar, immediately discerned I was a wino and that opened up more options for...More

Thank jraskul1
Reviewed yesterday

I was searching through so many reviews trying to find the perfect restaurant for my first wedding anniversary. I am so happy we decided on Blue Duck. Michael was the most charismatic and attentive server and showed true interest making sure we had a memorable...More

Thank ClaireBearXO
Reviewed yesterday via mobile

First off, Zach took excellent care of us. Next, the food here is amazing!! Delicious chicken biscuit bursting with flavor! Delicious drinks so much so that I had two and the zucchini cake is out of this world!! We will definitely come back on our...More

Thank Moveova33
Reviewed 3 days ago

We had the whole duck which was superb. It is marinated for over 2 days. Delicious. The bone marrow was amazing. Fried Green Tomatoes and Grits too die for

Thank disney23mickey
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Husband and I were blown away by our meal here. The food, service and location were all top notch. The duck was absolutely to die for, as was the bone marrow and the butterscotch pudding dessert. Loved this restaurant!!!!

Thank Allison F
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Nice modern interior, good chef introducing the duck to be served. Good food in pleasant setting: and yes, please try the amazing duck!!

Thank SwizerlandRoisindubh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I had a great night! Our waitress, Adrienne, was wonderful! We had bone marrow for our appetizer and duck for dinner. Everything we had was stupendous! I recommend Blue Duck Tavern to anyone visiting Washington DC or enjoying a nice evening out.

Thank Sara K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent food, very good presentation and wonderful timed service. What else need I say? It was my daughter's 22nd birthday so with her and two of her friends, I visited from California and this is where they wanted to go. Good choice. The Duck Breast...More

Thank Fasteddie100
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were reluctant to try the bone marrow starter which is their signature dish; amazing richness and flavor. Also had marinated calamari which had an creative presentation and curious flavors. Our server, Valentina, was knowledgeable and accommodating. Would definitely recommend.

Thank HMc46
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went for dinner with a friend upon the recommendation of the hotel. We were advised by the hostess not to sit outside due to the bugs but the inside decor and vibe left us underwhelmed. It was not commensurate with the stature of the restaurant....More

Thank punkworth
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28 July 2016|
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Response from PHWashington | Property representative |
We sincerely apologize for the delay. While the options might be limited, the chefs can prepare something based on your preferences.
Anna S
27 October 2015|
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Response from PHWashington | Property representative |
Dear Anna S, We gladly welcome children of all ages and also offer a children's menu. We would also be more than happy to place an order for your daughter's cake. Please give us a call at {202} 419 6755 to confirm... More
Latrice M
22 October 2015|
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Response from PHWashington | Property representative |
Dear Latrice M, Yes, we are kid (pre-teen) friendly. Thank you, Joseph Cerione Blue Duck Tavern General Manager
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$40 - US$50
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:00 - 14:30
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:30
06:30 - 10:30
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
06:30 - 10:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 & M Streets, Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20037
    (24 & M Streets NW)
  • Public Transportation: Foggy Bottom Metro Station - Orange and Blue Lines Dupont Circle Metro Station - Red Line
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-419-6755
  • E-mail
Blue Duck Tavern, a contemporary neighborhood restaurant, invites its guests to gather and celebrate in good taste with a menu focusing on the freshest ingredients available from local purveyors and artisans. The menu notes every farm where the main ingredient for the dish was raised before its journey to the table. Dishes are genuine, time-honored and traditional -- slow roasting in wood embers, braising, preserving and smoking techniques bring the true flavors of America's great, simple and wholesome foods to the Blue Duck Tavern. The restaurant has an elegant residential feel through the open staff pantry and kitchen, wood-burning oven and the showpiece Molteni range.
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