The Best Truly Local Bars in Washington DC

If you were a drink, what kind of drink would you be? A modest but honest after-work beer? A mustache-twirlingly innovative craft IPA? A delicate artisanal wine? Perhaps a flashy cocktail with a memorable name? Washington DC has a local, hand-picked bar for you no matter what glass you come in. Our locals have your back, so buckle up, for the night is long and full of wonders.

Agora DC – Great Mediterranean at all times

Agora DC – Great Mediterranean at all times

Image by Elaine Clayton

“Agora DC” in Washington DC mixes cuisines from Lebanon, Turkey and Greece into meze meals, small plates to share, kind of like tapas. Surrender yourself!

Full Article by Elaine Clayton

Allegory – Speakeasy in the Eaton

Allegory – Speakeasy in the Eaton

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“Allegory” is one of my favorite speakeasies in Washington DC. It’s got everything I want in one: a secret entrance, comfortable chairs & great cocktails!

Full Article by Chioma Iheoma

ArtJamz – Paint and sip

ArtJamz – Paint and sip

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“ArtJamz” in Washington DC is cool. It’s basically an art studio where I go to hang out with friends, a date, or just to destress with a drink & paint.

Full Article by Aparna Krishnamoorthy

Atomic Billiards – Basement billards and beer

Atomic Billiards – Basement billards and beer

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“Atomic Billiards” in Washington DC is a come-as-you-are kind of basement bar. I like taking my guests here for the cheap happy hour specials and the games

Full Article by Andrew Garofalo

Barcelona Wine Bar – My favorite bar right now!

Barcelona Wine Bar – My favorite bar right now!

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“Barcelona Wine Bar” is my favorite bar in Washington DC right now! My friends and I go there every Saturday and we always have the same routine…

Full Article by Elaine Clayton

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