Recessions is one of the most charmingly outlandish karaoke dive bars in all of DC. Getting in involves walking right through a piece of DC history: the Quincy Hotel. Thursdays are karaoke nights, with the selection being as varied as the interesting crowd that Recessions attracts. Signature drinks here include their enormous King Kong Beer. They also serve surprisingly delicious pub snacks including their specialty Maryland Crab Cakes (made with real crab), juicy chicken tenders, and crispy, homemade steak fries. Happy Hours are weekdays from 5 pm to 8 pm and really do give an amazing bang for your buck on both wine and beer.
Kick back and enjoy a burger (or two) at Buffalo Billiards. You won't find any low-fat fare here, though, so leave some room to indulge. Don't go thirsty during dinner! Buffalo Billiards also offers a splendid drink list featuring wine, beer, and more. Home to one of the happiest happy hours, pop in after work for great drinks and good company. Check email, shop online, or get the latest game scores on Buffalo Billiards' free wifi. Make the most of the warm summer months by dining outdoors in Buffalo Billiards' beautiful outdoor seating area. Find ample room to enjoy yourself at Buffalo Billiards — this spot caters to large groups. The noise level can sometimes reach near deafening levels, so save your conversations for another night.
Buffalo Billiards can get packed on weekends with its no-reservation policy. Casual dining at its best, Buffalo Billiards customers are free to enjoy themselves in jeans and a T-shirt. Catering is also available if you'd like serve Buffalo Billiards' tasty dishes at your next party.
Guests take to street parking at Buffalo Billiards' 19th St NW spot. Or, if you prefer, leave the car at home and catch public transportation at nearby stops at Dupont Circle Metro (Red) and Farragut North Metro (Red).
Expect your bill at Buffalo Billiards to come in at around $30 per person.
Located just east of its namesake building, Capitol Lounge welcomes residents, visitors, and sports fans to its three politically minded barrooms and offers a menu of casual pub fare and a list of more than 75 beers. Upon entering the basement, the warm browns and leather textures of the Losers Lounge invite visitors into its chic and windowless expanses amid exposed brick and leather booths. The clink of balls on pool tables entertains players between sports plays on TV or before bites of classic wings tossed in house hot sauce.
Upon entering the Nixon Room, patrons are immediately ensconced in vintage decor, including bar-style dining seating, framed magazine covers of the former president, and an antique cigarette machine. For a bar experience with the feel of a neighborhood gathering place, guests step inside the Kennedy Room, with its wood-paneled ceiling that arcs atop crowds as flat-screen TVs pipe in sports and bartenders mix up cocktails and pour glasses of wine. Two covered outdoor patios also welcome visitors in the spring and summer.
Munch on tasty pub grub at Rocket Bar. The menu at Rocket Bar does not include any low-fat options, so come ready to indulge. Rocket Bar also operates a bar, so a round of drinks with dinner is not out of the question. Just around the workday bend are Rocket Bar's happy hour food and drink bargains. Rocket Bar can easily accommodate large groups or parties. Between the music and the crowds, Rocket Bar's noise levels can be intense.
Weekends are when crowds really head to Rocket Bar, so plan accordingly. The dress code is strictly casual at Rocket Bar, so come as you are (and as you are comfortable).
If cycling is more your speed, you'll find plenty of space to stash your bike outside the restaurant.
Meals at Rocket Bar are moderately priced — most diners spend about $30 per person. All major credit cards are accepted.
Rack ‘em up for a game of nine ball or shuffle over for some shuffleboard 7 days a week at Bedrock Billiards in Washington DC. You’ll find more than pool tables at this 21 and over establishment. You can also test your precision and skill at the foosball table or darts. If you’d rather stretch your mental muscle, that’s great. Here you can settle back and enjoy some board games from your youth like Uno, Yahtzee or Apple to Apples. Feeling parched? Just quench your thirst with any of the beers on tap or available by bottle. There are domestic and international brews from large and small breweries ‘down the street’, across the country or on the other side of the world. If you find your life is all work and no play, take some time out to unwind at Bedrock Billiards.
Grab a group of buddies and head over to Atomic Billiards in Washington, DC. Atomic offers a variety of games—pool, shuffleboard, and darts. The tables are all in great condition, and the atmosphere is fun, friendly, and inviting. Definitely a great place for a to hang out. Their list of beers is over sixty beers long. They’ve got everything from national favorites to small town brews. Having a party? Give them a call at Atomic and they’ll lend a helping hand. They will surely make your night one to remember! Keep an eye open for specials, and head on over to Atomic to relax, have a beer, and shoot some pool.