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Big Hunt

Dupont Circle
American, Bar, Pub
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1345 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
+1 202-785-2333
16:00 - 02:00
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Sun 17:00 - 02:00
Mon - Thu 16:00 - 02:00
Fri 16:00 - 03:00
Sat 17:00 - 03:00
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26 reviews
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Reviewed 22 March 2017 via mobile

If you're easily offended or a heckler....stay home! It's a comedy club...they make fun of serious issues, people, events, and situations. The comedians were mostly entertaining. The chicken wings were great and drinks ok. In all a good experience.

Thank Victoria R
New York
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260 reviews
117 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 February 2017

Pretty decent bar. Enjoyed the booth-style seating suitable for a handful of friends for an intimate conversation. Prompt service. A decent selection of beers on tap.

Thank RunrDave
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127 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

...Because you get kicked out as soon as you walk through the door. The place was suggested as a good restaurant with reasonable prices and a great beer selection, but as soon as we walked in a bouncer looking guy rudely yelled no kids allowed. If kids aren't allowed, at least out it on your website or the door.

Thank bossdiver
Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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29 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Near the metro station in Dupont Circle, the Big Hunt surprised with really good food. They have an excellent Black Bean Chili and the burgers were juicy. They have many types of craft beer. The beer isn't cheap but the food was very good. It was quiet when we were there which was perfect after a long day of site-seeing.

Thank jeanannrussell
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 October 2016

The Big Hunt does not appear impressive from the outside or the inside but it has some great food and a wonderful selection of craft beers. I had a burger that was delicious. Even though it was large and thick they managed to grill it crispy on the outside with a nice sear and yet have it juicy and slightly... More 

Thank OhioEd
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10 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

For my sister in laws birthday we traveled down to the DC area. After walking and coming across bars with long lines and loud music we stumbled on this little gem. The drinks were a little pricey however it was a nice relaxing atmosphere. A much welcomed oasis.

Thank Maria F
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Ok it looks a bit down at heel inside and out but this is a really nice place, especially early in the week when it's not too noisy. Great choice of beer and good service. Sports on TV's at the back of the bar. You'll need ID to get in at all times.

Thank Richard S
Danville, California
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129 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 August 2016

We host an annual party in the back room and it is always a huge success. Everyone loves The Big Hunt for the food, service and fun atmosphere. Places like this are priceless!! My favorite food here are the nachos! I'm a bar food fan and their nachos are as good as it gets. In a town full of stuffy... More 

Thank Anton V
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

Walked past many bars with long lines and boring patrons. Then found this place without long lines and rustic feel. Perfect bar in this area!

Thank Josh B
Columbia, South Carolina
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93 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 May 2016

There on business, wound up here after dinner and had drinks and snaxks. Good selection of beer, great and attentive service, well located not too loud.

Thank Rich T

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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American, Bar, Pub
Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Waitstaff
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Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 02:00
16:00 - 03:00
17:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1345 Connecticut Avenue Northwest, Washington DC, DC 20036-1801
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-785-2333

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