The Hamilton

Washington DC
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Mon11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Tues11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Wed11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Thu11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Fri11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Sat11:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Sun10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
The Hamilton

600 14th St NW

Washington, DC 20005

Within walking distance of the White House itself, this traditional American eatery blends upscale-casual dining with live music. There’s a noticeable maritime focus on the menu, as regulars salivate over popular plates like jumbo lump crab cake, gingerly plated over a swoop of vibrant zucchini puree or available as a sandwich with fries and slaw. The decor blends modern tastes with Belle Époque flair (think mahogany woodwork interspersed by framed contemporary artwork, lit by art nouveau-inspired chandeliers), but the vibe is casual and unpretentious, making it a worthy outing for locals and visitors alike.