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The Hamilton

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Downtown / Chinatown
As featured in Explore DC Like a Local!
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600 14th Street, N.W., Washington DC, DC 20005 (F Street NW)
+1 202-787-1000
08:30 - 03:00
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Sun 08:30 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 11:00 - 02:00
Fri 11:00 - 03:00
Sat 08:30 - 03:00
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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46 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

This place was recommended by a local and it exceeded every possible expectation. The food was flat-out yummy, and our server, Chris, was excellent. He served us with a smile and always made sure my Diet Coke glass was full. We will definitely eat there again when we return to D.C. A++++

Thank captainnole
Dry Ridge, Kentucky
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The location is awesome, just a couple blocks form the white house. The restaurant is beautiful inside. Food was great. Prices very reasonable.

Thank Andrew H
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76 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

I have heard wonderful things about The Hamilton. I enjoyed my meal but it wasn't that exciting. I had the vegetable soup and the Steak Salad. The soup was great but the salad was pretty blah. Just had higher expectations after all I had heard.

Thank LauraM0177
Trumansburg, New York
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18 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This hotel was a real gem. It's beautiful and clean. The staff are professional, friendly, and really helpful. First day ice-rain, and I had a 7-block walk to conference. Before I even looked around to ask, the concierge brought a big umbrella over to me to use for the day! Apples, oranges, and fruit-infused water are available 24/7 in the... More 

Thank L C
Ithaca, New York
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This was our second choice restaurant for the evening, after finding that the first had over an hour wait for a party of two. At the Hamilton we were seated immediately and had a very enjoyable meal. I had the short rib pasta, which I was happy to see had the option of a smaller portion, so I did not... More 

Thank Victoria W
Midlothian, Virginia
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8 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Arrived in Washington to attend the Caps game with time to spare. We decided The Hamilton was the place to start and had lunch at the back bar with Jake (there are two wonderful bars). The food was great and even though the bar was packed, we were treated as if we were the only customers he had. We had... More 

Thank Georegal
Antigua, Guatemala
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11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Excellent -- Casey, our server -- FANTASTIC -- everything delish -- several bars, sushi, extensive wine selection. I was thrilled with the vegetarian options, and my children were happy with a burger.

Thank Momster42
1 review
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

RAW-I've never posted a negative review of a restaurant on YELP before but after tonight's experience at Hamilton I was so angry here we are. My wife ordered the "Hamilton Burger" medium rare. It arrived raw, literally the burger was raw, so raw, that the meat stuck to the knife when she cut it. The waiter acknowledged the burger was... More 

Thank Scott R
Chicago, Illinois, United States
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49 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I ate at The Hamilton because it was close to our hotel. It ended up being a good decision. My wife ordered the sushi (it was sushi happy hour from 3-6) and I ordered the half-chicken. It took about 15 minutes for our orders to arrive. While waiting for our food the server brought out bread and... More 

Thank Matt C
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We got in from a late flight. We were seated right away. We had the happy hour sushi. It was delicious. If we have time will go back.

Thank rcduarte77

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$10 - US$35
Japanese, American, Bar, Sushi
Dinner, Brunch, Lunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
08:30 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 02:00
11:00 - 03:00
08:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 600 14th Street, N.W., Washington DC, DC 20005
    (F Street NW)
  • Public Transportation: A short walk from either the McPherson Square or Metro Center station along the Red, Orange and Blue Lines.
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-787-1000
The Hamilton is a 37,000 square feet, 500-seat restaurant and live entertainment venue offering three dining rooms, three bars and a sushi bar. The restaurant offers seasonal and regional American cuisine, for brunch, lunch, dinner, dessert, as well as a sushi menu.
The Hamilton Live is the lower level 300-seat live music and entertainment venue offering nightly entertainment from local, national and international musicians.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?