Quality Inn & Suites New York Avenue
1600 New York Ave. N.E.
Washington, DC 20002
Phone: (202) 832-3200
Fax: (202) 832-1791
Formerly known as the Tunnel, Club Envy in Washington is one place you will not regret visiting. With some of the best bartenders mixing up great drinks and top DJ's like Nurse Allison, Jen Lasher and Misguided spinning their records to the latest beats, the place is never short of quality music. Also, performers like Steve Archer of the band 'Ego' have appeared here. Party animals and music lovers are bound to have a good time at this venue. Club Envy also has events like the Go-Go and Dance Hall Reggae shows along with the weekly Goth Night, and on some nights music concerts are also held.
Born of restaurant owner Lance London's love for food and boxing, TKO Burger offers diners a selection of succulent burgers so varied that you are sure to find something that fits your fancy. The boxing theme of this restaurant is evident in its every aspect; while the framed photographs that adorn the walls chronicle the glorious history of boxing, the counter attendant sets the mood with the unusual greeting, "How can I knock you out?". The menu offers a selection of hearty burgers stuffed with every thing from Black Angus Beef patties and pulled pork, to turkey, Southern fried green tomatoes and Maryland soft-shelled crab. The beer selection is pretty good as well, perfectly complementing the unusual burgers.
If beer makes your world go round then a visit to Barda will keep you spinning for quite sometime! The brewery brews their beer on site and offers patrons some of the best beers they can taste in the city and the prices are such that you would not settle for just one pitcher. The patio is extensive and boasts of over 500 seats; here under the bright sky patrons can sample the brews on offer while their dogs make new friends! When there is a nip in the weather, the indoor seating with over 100 seats welcomes you in a warm and cozy ambiance. The clientele is friendly and everyone focuses on having a good time here. The place is at the center of many local events; check website for additional information.
Washington DC abounds with seafood restaurants but one mentioned by the Wall Street Journal in the list of the country's five foremost oyster bars definitely deserves a visit. This family-owned restaurant pairs a range of niche local brews, wines and cocktails with a selection of small seafood plates with attractive garnishes. Shellfish, crab and oyster lovers can sample an eclectic variety of items at the raw bar. Its location within the buzzing Union Marketgives it an exuberant vibe, perfect to enjoy good company, seafood and wine.
The Pursuit is a quaint wine bar, offering its guests a delightfully varied selection of wines by the glass alongside delicious cocktails, beer, and light eats. With its exposed brick walls and filament bulb lighting, the bar boasts an intimate and stylish ambiance, without being pretentious. The diner menu offers guests the opportunity to design their own grilled cheese sandwich from delectable ingredients like sourdough bread, brie, garlic aioli, bacon and dried dates. Charcuterie, cheese and fruit boards are available as well, alongside small bites and salads. The brunch menu is a delight in and off itself with waffles, eggs and bottomless mimosas on offer. Try a flight of wines for a more complete sampling of what the Pursuit has to offer.
Rose's Dream Bar & Lounge has TVs, live music and a dance floor, all at H Street. Everyday something new is happening, private parties are scheduled for Monday and Tuesday, check their website for updated schedules. You can just walk in to the lounge, there is no long wait outside or special prices or timings. Regarded as DC's number one bar, come here to relax, after a hard day's work, meet your friends, put your feet up, enjoy the drinks, music, dance and have fun.
Choose from red, white or speciality pizza at Pizza Parts & Service and also add extra toppings like artichoke, pepperoni, salami and many more according to your preference. Mozarella is freshly prepared everyday to ensure it melts in your mouth and the dough is made twice a day. Local ingredients and fresh herbs add to the deliciousness of the pizza. Have a slice if you don't have the appetite to devour an entire pizza. Wings, Calzone, Garlic Knots are available as sides.
H Street Country Club is not merely a restaurant, but a space that brings together great Mexican cuisine with entertaining games. The executive chef Cardozo uses high quality fresh ingredients to create a menu that offers tantalizing fares of enchiladas, burritos, tacos and fajitas. Complete you meal with a Mexican cake or Empanadas de Mango. Guests can also enjoy cocktails, margaritas at the bar or even choose from their range of tequilas. Enjoy a game of golf on the mini golf course or beat your opponents at shuffleboard or skeeball.
Enjoy steaming hot bowls of ramen in a lively atmosphere at this little restaurant in the Atlas district. The decor at Toki Underground is Japanese-inspired, but stays clear of the cliched elements. The striking interior is replete with edgy Japanese-inspired artwork, with toys, figurines and comic books appearing throughout for added effect. The ramen selection includes the Toki Classic, Taipei Curry Chicken and red miso. Besides this, the menu also offers a choice of dumplings. Pair it up with one of the Japanese beverages available that include Ramune Marble Soda, Apple Sidra and Hey Song Sarspaparilla. Apart from this, the drinks list offers of cocktails, beers as well as an extensive choice of sake. Check website for more.
Sticky Rice is a great place to drop in for a Japanese style lunch or dinner. Guests can gorge on typical seafood dishes like sushi, sashimi, nigiri and Maki-Rolls. Do try out their famous G.I Joe roll and Godzirra roll filled with cream, sauces and fresh catch. Guests can also feast on cooked specials like the fired tempura, noodles and rice dishes. Their menu features preparations that can satisfy the vegan and vegetarian palate. Sticky Rice has something for everyone.
Spread across three floors, Smith Commons houses a dining room, three bars and a patio. Guests can gorge on classic American fares of burgers, steaks, ravioli, chops and more. The menu changes regularly; but if you get an opportunity do try out their Purple Corn Cheesecake or Rice Pudding Ice Cream for dessert. On weekends, from afternoon onwards till 7p, guests enjoy drinks at lower rates during the Smith Hour. On Sundays, drop in for a relishing brunch.
Vendetta is a bi-level rustic restaurant and bar. It features two bars, bocce ball courts and a patio. The second floor intimate bar is a Vespa themed bar with the scooters making a presence everywhere. Cozy and fun, it is a nice spot to hangout with friends.