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Bistro 525

525 New Jersey Ave. NW (3rd St. NW) Send to Phone
202-628-2100 | Menu
A pleasing respite for American cuisine on Capitol Hill.


Breakfast, Lunch & Dinner daily

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Operations may be disrupted due to COVID-19. Be sure to contact the restaurant to find out its current status and offerings.

Bistro 525 Restaurant Review

: Bistro 525, tucked inside Washington Court Hotel’s lobby in its atrium lounge, showcases the work of an adventurous chef who takes delight in playing around with flavors and textures. Begin a meal with the Maryland crab soup with roasted corn, and then appreciate his interpretation of American favorites. With a deft twist, he can take the burger and turn it into an Angus burger with Chapelle cheese and red onion marmalade, or present roasted chicken with ratatouille. Lunch and dinner menus feature wholesome salads and lighter fare, and at the conclusion of either meal, patrons should look to the desserts: boca negra is a chocoholic’s dream, a rich, dense tart topped with a scoop of offbeat ice cream, such as basil. The restaurant also offers an appealing breakfast menu with a chorizo and egg crostada, an artichoke-spinach frittata and bourbon french toast.

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