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Round Robin Bar

1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Willard Inter-Continental, Washington DC, DC 20004-1047
+1 202-628-9100
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Simply Wonderful!

Everything about our visit to the Round Robin Bar was wonderful. The decor is warm and inviting... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
karen0706
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Severn, Maryland
A Real Disappointment

My husband and I were in Washington DC for the weekend in mid-November and decided to stop by the... read more

Reviewed 21 November 2017
InkOttawa
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Ottawa
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good34%
  • Average12%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible7%
25 Oct 2017
“Good Cocktail Bar”
2 weeks ago
“Simply Wonderful!”
LOCATION
1401 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Willard Inter-Continental, Washington DC, DC 20004-1047
Downtown / Chinatown
CONTACT
+1 202-628-9100
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everything about our visit to the Round Robin Bar was wonderful. The decor is warm and inviting, it's easy to carry on a conversation, service was excellent, and the food and drinks were delicious. We enjoyed their signature cocktails (Leaves of Grass and Rail Candidate)....More

Thank karen0706
Reviewed 21 November 2017

My husband and I were in Washington DC for the weekend in mid-November and decided to stop by the Round Robin Bar at the Willard Hotel for a late lunch in between sights. We had previously stayed at the Willard Hotel a couple of years...More

Thank InkOttawa
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Found this bar easily on our first night in DC, and returned every night but one on our trip. Managed to snag a seat at the bar on each occasion. Great cocktails, fun, friendly bar tender, overall great time. Only disappointment was the rather grubby...More

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Great bar.A wonderful place to stop in to relax after walking around site seeing Jimmy the bartender is a pro who is friendly and knows a lot of the history of the bar and Willard hotel. Terrific restoration ,very beautiful

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 29 September 2017

This bar would be wonderful if it didn't have historical significance. The staff immediately make you comfortable and quickly provide your drink of choice. The setting is close to the busy Pennsylvania Ave. but you wouldn't know it based on the tranquil environment. You are...More

Thank MICHAEL B
Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Dropped in for a beer. The bar is in the corner of the Willard Hotel. If these walls could talk... Glenn the bartender is a close second. 29 years as the bartender, I'm sure he has some stories! Like the tittle says I only had...More

1  Thank Heath J
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

Round Robin bar is a cozy, wood paneled piece of national history. From the presidentially named cocktails to the back passage access through the Willard's lobby it exudes high expectations. The $15 mint julep, introduced to DC by Henry Clay as the menu describes and...More

2  Thank nathan514
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Walking into the Willard Hotel alone is an experience onto itself, the lobby and hallway echoes old world opulence. I was there for a Center for a New American Security event, arriving early decided to visit the Round Robin Bar. The classic, clubby spot oozes...More

Thank Rebel142
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

We stopped for drinks while staying at The Willard. The service is fabulous! Attentive and friendly! We ordered a few drinks and a few small plates. The flavors were all good and the drinks strong. Nice little stop!

Thank BMac1012
Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

After spending the day walking outside on a cold day, this was the perfect spot to have a warm drink. My wife had the Spiced Apple Brandy Cider and I had the hot Butter Rum. They both were excellent. The bartender also put out a...More

Thank Tony G
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