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1443 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-1907
+1 202-299-0018
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good27%
  • Average8%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (136 reviews)
“potato pancakes” (32 reviews)
“kung pao” (18 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
American, Bar, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1443 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-1907
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Reviewed 9 December 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dying tonight at Commissary in Washington DC. We both learn why it is so highly rated by locals and tourist alike. We were pleasantly surprise both by the quality of the food and the unbelievable value. The best part however, was...More

1  Thank TommyG2
Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

We both ate vegetarian and were pleased. A great veggie burger and beet gyros. Folks at adjoining table had fish and beef and were pleased. Good younger crowd but quiet enough for us to have a work dinner. I will return.

Thank roxpwhite
Reviewed 3 December 2017

The restaurant seemed to have plenty of space but they were reluctant to seat us inside, we nearly left but we were tired and hungry so we agreed to stay. Service started off really well but as the meal progressed our waiter disappeared and we...More

2  Thank John V
Reviewed 3 December 2017

We walked in and were greeted warmly. The food was served fairly quickly and was all delicious. The food is locally sourced and delicious. Great spot near to where we stay. Great find!

Thank LJS13
Reviewed 2 December 2017

Great Selection of traditional breakfasts that are well prepared, well sourced and very satisfying. Coffee hit the spot and never ran dry.

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

That Commissary offers locally-sourced Eat Well Farms vittles, and knock-your-socks-off El Colombe coffee is awesome. That it does so in a hip space with excellent service only adds to its awesomeness. But that diners can enjoy a fresh, yummy breakfast far after the lunch hour...More

Thank Jamie J
Reviewed 27 November 2017

We ate here the night after Thanksgiving and had no problem making a reservation on open table a few hours before which was surprising given the high ranking on tripadvisor. The food was spectacular at reasonable prices. I highly recommend the tofu curry and the...More

Thank Melanie W
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

Loved the brunch! And the service was outstanding too. We checked in and there was a little wait, but their texting service was right on. The waitress navigated is through through the menu and the food and drinks came quickly. Each dish was better than...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 25 November 2017 via mobile

We have been to DC many times, and just stumbled onto this amazing restaurant on our last trip there. I am vegan, but the rest of my family is not, so I was looking for a place that we would all enjoy. Commissary did not...More

Thank Christa S
Reviewed 20 November 2017 via mobile

Olivia was such a great waitress. We asked about the history of the place and she was ready with an answer. We asked her about the ingredients in the amazing Brussels sprouts and she was ready with an answer. The food was great! Definitely have...More

Thank christineny2015
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Hannah W
22 November 2016|
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Response from Val A | Property representative |
Hello and thank you for your question! The Tasting Dinner for Two Package is $54 total (and you can add any bottle of wine for $20!)
9 June 2016|
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Response from Heidi M | Property representative |
We absolutely do! All of our Gluten Free items are designated with a "GF." Please let us know if you have any other questions!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
8:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1443 P St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-1907
    (Between 14th & 15th)
  • Public Transportation: From Dupont Circle: Walk 5 blocks east on P St. Commissary in on P St. between 15h and 14th. From U Street/Cardozo: Walk 6 blocks south on 13th St. Take a right and walk one and a half blocks west on P St. Commissary is on P St. between 14th and 15th. From McPherson Sqaure: Walk 7 blocks north on 14th St. Take a left on P St.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Logan Circle/ Shaw
  • Neighbourhood: Logan Circle/ Shaw
  • Phone Number: +1 202-299-0018
  • E-mail
Commissary is Logan Circle's casual neighborhood café. We serve breakfast & brunch, lunch & dinner, snacks & smoothies as well as house-made desserts and shakes, along with an expansive daily happy hour. We have a large bar, cozy lounge area, outside café and free Wi-Fi. Our diverse menu is simple and affordable, with breakfast all day, sandwiches, salads and pizza for lunch or dinner, plus a great selection of dinner entrees and daily seasonal specials. Commissary is a perfect any day, any time place.
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