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Elephant & Castle

1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Lbby 2, Washington DC, DC 20004-2401
+1 202-347-7707
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Overview
  • Excellent30%
  • Very good47%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“fish and chips” (85 reviews)
“poutine” (20 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, British, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Lbby 2, Washington DC, DC 20004-2401
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1 - 10 of 835 reviews

Reviewed 3 days ago

It was our first night in DC and we were yet to adjust to the US winter cold. This British pub was just what was needed. Warm soups and hearty meals, great beer and good service. A really nice British style pub atmosphere.

Thank Tim H
Reviewed 1 week ago

Visited one evening had the STUFFED YORKSHIRE PUDDING and CAJUN CAESAR WRAP, both were very nice. Had the chocolate brownie to share for dessert, however it was more like a chocolate sponge then a brownie, but still tasty, just ALOT of it!! Service was good...More

Thank Charlotte L
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had been travelling for most of the day and our hotel had given us a list of local restaurants. As we walked by we noticed this place was on the list so went in. This place is huge. A little old fashioned looking, even...More

Thank Diane A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I've been there with my boyfriend and the experience was great! the service is good, very good wine and fair prices. Location is very good and they have happy hour menu (better prices for drinks). Totally worth it.

Thank Tatiana R
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Our family ate here for lunch on a Friday. We could see that it was a popular place and the reviews are positive. I was interested in the fish and chips and they did not disappoint! Huge portion and I could not finish half the...More

Thank bmorris537
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Chris our host was such a star for our first day in USA. He is delightful and so funny and welcoming! Such an awesome dude! Food was good, Deluxe burger was moist and tasty, shrimp gratin was delicious. Spiced coffee was strong and delicious. All...More

Thank Sherree G
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Used to visit when I lived in Chicago and always had a great experience. Couldn't find anywhere unique and reasonably priced while wandering D.C. so decided to stop in for lunch and a drink and was pleased as always. Extremely friendly staff and delicious food...More

Thank levinwest
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for beer on a sunny day. Convenient location with ample outdoor seating. Service was a little slow although it wasn't busy.

Thank Rudder H
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We had lunch in the Elephant & Castle restaurant after visiting the Smithsonian museums. The location was very convenient and the layout very inviting. Good service and a big selection of beers. The grilled salmon over kale was ok, though the kale was a little...More

Thank Antigoniesq
Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

We stopped in for lunch while out sightseeing. They have a good beer selection and good pub food. The fried pickles were good, and the salmon sandwich with bacon was really good. We also had the side fries with butter chicken poutine which was also...More

Thank ah64fish
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Laura S
6 December 2016|
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Response from 50statetraveler2013 | Reviewed this property |
It was a very short walk. Same side of street
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$20
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Friday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Saturday
11:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1201 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Lbby 2, Washington DC, DC 20004-2401
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-347-7707
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