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Kingbird is a place to celebrate exquisite food in a mid-century modern and elegant environment. We invite you to join us for Washington, DC events that celebrate the flavors and ingredients of our distinguished chef and regional vendors.

Thanksgiving at Kingbird

Join us from 11:30 AM - 3PM
$105 for Adults, $55 for Children 6-12
Not inclusive of tax or gratuity

Give thanks to your loved ones with our annual Thanksgiving Brunch. Savor a full gourmet holiday buffet, bottomless mimosas, festive music, gracious service and more!

Enjoy traditional Thanksgiving favorites plus seafood, pasta, salads, breakfast items, desserts that the whole family can enjoy.

Book Now or call 1-888-589-2499

Break-In Turkey

Chef's Special Thanksgiving Week Dinner
A gourmet Turkey Roulade cooked in a whisky bottle!
Our Executive Chef, Sébastien Giannini has created a truly unique version of holiday turkey dinner.

November 25th through 28th after 5PM
$129 per Turkey serving 2 - 4 guests.
Includes three sharing starters, sides & dessert.

This succulent turkey is roasted in a clear whisky bottle to maintain the natural juices. It is then removed and plated with savory side dishes. A pioneer in glass-container cooking, our chef is debuting his unique method in Washington, DC for the fall seasonal holiday. This dish was recently featured on

Please call 1-888-589-2499 to reserve this unique dining experience

Pre-Theater Menu

3-course Pre-Theater Menu: 5-7PM

Before catching a curtain at The Kennedy Center, begin your evening with a 3-course dinner at Kingbird.

Only a 5-minute stroll to The Kennedy Center - relax and enjoy fine dining before a performance!

Valet Parking for the evening is $12. 

$56 per person
(not including drinks, tax or gratuity)

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Wine Spectator Award

Wine Spectator's Best of Award of Excellence
We are proud to be part of this elite group of restaurants that are destinations for serious wine lovers, showing a deep commitment to wine, both in the cellar and through our service team.

Wine Spectator Best of Award of Excellence

Happy Hour at Kingbird

Relax and unwind during Happy Hour at The Bar at Kingbird

Enjoy drink specials including $4 Beer and $6 Wine

Monday - Friday, 4:00 - 6:00pm

Kids Scavenger Hunt

For families dining at Kingbird 5-7PM

Kids (8-16 years old) can join our exclusive Scandal Scavenger Hunt!

While dinner is being prepared, the kids are escorted by hotel staff to our historic Scandal Room and presented with a special scavenger hunt quiz. If they answer all questions successfully, kids win an ice cream sundae for dessert - a Nixon favorite!
Based on Scandal Room availability.

Preview Kids Scavenger Hunt Card