The best way to do Churchkey is to come with only one or two other people and get a table in the back. That doesn’t mean you shouldn’t come with a larger group, too - just be prepared to stand. The beer list is one of the longest around, which means it definitely has options for your friend who brings up “saison” in casual conversation. There’s also a food menu with flatbreads, pasta, and other things you’ll probably want after a few drinks.
Where we've featured it
Search by Perfect For
More spots in Logan CircleSee more
Birch & Barley
When you want a good beer but don't want to sacrifice good food, head to Bitch & Barley in Logan Circle. It's the best of both worlds.
Ghibellina is a neighborhood Italian spot in Logan Circle. You’ll come for the pizzas and pastas, but stay for the cozy vibes and friendly service.
Sotto is one of the more low-key bars around 14th Street, and the live jazz and good cocktails make it a good place to end the night.
More American spotsSee more
The Fainting Goat
Fainting Goat isn’t great, but you’ll end up here at some point. When the time comes, go heavy on the drinks and light on the food.
Sweetgreen in Bethesda is further proof that the chain is taking over the DMV with salads. That’s a good thing.
Lucky Buns in Adams Morgan is a versatile, open-late burger spot with unique toppings that’s perfect for when Jumbo Slice just won’t cut it.
Suggested by our writers
This French bistro is the place to see anyone who’s ever been on “Meet the Press". The food is also delicious.
A classic that can be used for dates or heavy drinking. Maybe even at the same time. The food’s great too.
All-Purpose is a neighborhood spot in Shaw with excellent Italian antipasti and some good pizza.
Filter and browse restaurants near you
Text us for personalized recommendationsLearn more