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The Grist Mill

815 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3301
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  • Excellent35%
  • Very good39%
  • Average21%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“meatloaf” (8 reviews)
“crab cakes” (11 reviews)
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American, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
815 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3301
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Reviewed 5 days ago

I can't believe I am excited about food in a Hilton Garden Inn! Wish I had tried other offerings but we only stayed a weekend. Try the crispy chicken which I heard is wonderful. Food is better than some of the 3- 4 star restaurants...More

Thank Maria J
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The crab cakes are to die for and the staff is outstanding. The ice cream with caramel was a really nice finish and again the staff really made a difference. Stan

Thank Stan G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed in D.C 2 nights and we ate 3 meals here. We had 2 dinners and breakfast. The dinner was good. The server was friendly and made great recommendations. The breakfast buffet had a great selection and was good quality. Most hotel breakfast buffets...More

Thank Sharony S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We ate dinner here as we were staying in the hotel and it was convenient. The food was ok without being spectacular - i.e. the steak was a little tough and the ravioli tasted like it had been frozen. Apart from that it was priced...More

Thank Brent S
Reviewed 15 January 2018

This place has changed and not for the better. I've been here a year ago and two years ago and it was fantastic. This year, so many of the fantastic menu items are gone. No more meatloaf, shrimp and grits, lobster mac and cheese, etc....More

Thank seanquinby
Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

This hotel restaurant deserves a review of its own. The breakfast buffet is what you would expect at a Hilton Garden Inn. But for dinner it goes way beyond your expectations. We were often too tired after a day of museum-hopping to figure out where...More

Thank SusanneCA
Reviewed 22 December 2017

While the waitstaff is not the friendliest in town, the restaurant supervisor if very nice. The breakfast buffet is far above normal hotel breakfast buffets with a made-to-order omelet and waffle bar. If you’re a hotel guest, do the bed and breakfast rate and save...More

Thank HaveSuitcaseWillTrvl
Reviewed 25 November 2017

I ate here four times during my recent stay in Washington. Breakfast buffet nothing special. however, the thanksgiving dinner, crab cakes and butternut squash ravioli were mouth watering. They also offer a half dozen local craft beers which go nice with almost anything on the...More

Thank 62justineh
Reviewed 24 October 2017

We weren't expecting much walking into a restaurant inside the Hilton Garden Court. We were pleasantly surprised. I ordered a steak salad, which was wonderful. The service was pretty good, too.

Thank Brimsmith
Reviewed 25 July 2017

More like a typical free (but not) breakfast. Wasn't impressed at all. Breads, cereals, fruit, eggs, etc. same as what you usually find. but you will pay for this one.

Thank Beachsunandsand14
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Parking Available, Highchairs Available
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
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5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
6:30 AM - 10:00 AM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 815 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20005-3301
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
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