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Dine & Drink in Washington, DC

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See and be seen at Kingbird restaurant, where views of the Potomac River surround this lively bar and elegant restaurant. Located next to the Kennedy Center, it's a favorite for Pre-Theater Dinner. In our lobby, you'll be drawn to the soft amber glow of The Next Whisky Bar, considered by many to have the best DC whisky bar menu and design. The Top of the Gate rooftop bar and lounge has unrivaled 360-degree panoramic views with Georgetown’s charming waterfront in one direction and the Washington Monument in the other. When it comes to hotels in Georgetown, DC, the dining program at The Watergate Hotel doesn't disappoint.


Our spacious and stylish restaurant is a culinary destination for guests and locals alike. A lively place to see and be seen, Kingbird is open daily for breakfast, lunch and dinner. The menus features seasonally inspired Mediterranean cuisine with a French Riviera twist. Located next to the Kennedy Center, Kingbird has become a Pre-Theater Dinner favorite. On weekends, enjoy Brunch and Afternoon Tea.


The Next Whisky Bar

Jim Morrison has been asking someone to show him the way here since the 1960s. Combining refined elegance with a modern twist, there's no other bar like The Next Whisky Bar in Washington, DC. An undulating copper wall leads guests from the lobby to an illuminated wall of 2,500 whisky bottles awash in a soft amber glow. Guests can sample from a high-end, curated selection of scotch and…


Top of the Gate

The energetic and sophisticated rooftop bar and lounge at The Watergate Hotel boasts commanding 360-degree views of the Kennedy Center, the Potomac River, the Key and Arlington bridges, the Washington Monument and the rest of the DC skyline. It is the perfect place for an after-work cocktail or the season's most talked-about event.


The Bar at Kingbird

The perfect spot for a client meeting or cocktails with friends, The Bar at Kingbird offers a full bar menu and select dining menu.

Relax and unwind during Happy Hour at Kingbird Bar, Monday - Friday, 4:00 - 6:30pm. Enjoy drink specials with a unique selection of chef favorites from our kitchen


Afternoon Tea

Join us for a chic, retro and upscale tea every Saturday & Sunday from 2pm – 4pm

A contemporary twist on traditional sandwiches, retro inspired desserts with traditional accompaniments. Includes a complimentary glass of champagne, bottomless tea, Devonshire cream, seasonal jam and passionfruit curd. Live piano performance by local musicians. 

$50 per person, $25 for children 5-12. Children under 5 free