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Monday, Sept. 5th is Labor Day – We open at 10am for Late Breakfast
Friday, Sept. 16th – Book Hill Arts Walk, stop by Martin’s for Dinner
Monday, Oct. 10th – Columbus Day – We open at 10am for Late Breakfast
Sunday, Oct. 30th – Marine Corps Marathon
Monday, Oct 31st – Happy Halloween!

  • CHESAPEAKE BAY SOFT SHELL CRABS

    Chesapeake Bay Blue Soft Shell Crabs are in! Soft Shell Platter is 2 crabs and the Soft Shell Sandwich is 1 crab and they are served with french fries and cole slaw – a seasonal delicacy you don’t want to miss!

  • Something for Everyone!

    Join us for Brunch, Lunch or Dinner on the Patio weather permitting, or inside with TVs at the bar for sports!   Open 9am every Saturday and 8am every Sunday for Breakfast!  Healthy Salads, Steaks, Seafood, Chops and Comfort Food – something for everyone!  Check out our Beer & Wine List    Reservations – 202-333-7370

  • Brunch Served 7 Days

    Our full Brunch menu is served 7 days a week till 4pm!  Craving eggs, bacon, pancakes, french toast at 2pm on a Wednesday?  Martin’s is ready for you.

  • @manhattanpeachy Review of Martin’s Tavern

    Peachy’s Picks Washington D.C.: Martin’s Tavern Since 1933  A great review of Martin’s Tavern by @manhattanpeachy!

  • Romance is in the air at Martin’s Tavern!
  • Billy is in the Kitchen!
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    Billy and cookbook author Lorraine Wallace whipped up the Tavern’s Chicken Marsala last week. The recipe will be featured in her upcoming cookbook. Check out her previous work, Mr. Sunday’s Soups!

  • Check out Billy on NBC 4!

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  • Changing Tastes D.C.’s Restaurant Renaissance Comes to Georgetown

    Read the online story here

  • Martin’s Tavern Land’s in Iraq
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    We received an email from Samuel Watson who is a loyal fan of Martin’s Tavern with some fantastic pictures. Drinking from his Martin’s Tavern coffee mug he is looking forward to the day that we can fill it for him! We are looking forward to seeing you soon! Martin’s Tavern Coffee Mug and a U.S. […]

  • Healing With Humor
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    Patients at Walter Reed, Who Have Lost Limbs but Not Their Ability to Laugh, Find That a Joke Can Be the Best Therapy. Veterans of recent wars met at Martin’s Tavern to discuss how humor as well as breaking the ice can lower the walls between injured veterans and the society that is not sure […]

  • Martin’s Tavern Rolls Back Prices and Diners Relish the Day!
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    In Honor of our 75th anniversary, Martin’s Tavern rolled back the prices to 1934 and over one thousand people stopped by to enjoy fine food, great company and prices that couldn’t be beat. While dining on everything from steaks and crab cakes to appetizers and salads, diners spent their time enjoying the fabulously low prices […]

  • Your Stories: Billy Martin’s Tavern Uncovers Old Photos

    Posted By: Kristen Fisher WASHINGTON, DC (WUSA) – When you walk into Billy Martin’s Tavern, you can’t help but be hit by the history. “This is what we call the proposal booth,” says 4th generation owner, Billy Martin, as he walks along a row of old booths inside the restaurant’s main dining room. “It’s the […]

  • Are you a history buff?
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    Then follow the lead of Delta’s Sky Magazine and stop in to Martin’s Tavern for a taste of Washington tradition. Click here to read up on Martin’s Tavern, as featured in the May 2009 issue of Delta’s Sky Magazine’s 1 City / 5 ways, Washington, D.C. Calls from the Dugout… “Is ‘The Bachelor’ off the […]

  • Martin’s Burger Featured in Washingtonian’s Burger Bracket

    Who makes the best burger in Washington? The Washingtonian held its Annual Burger Bracket this year and Martin’s burger made it to the second round in this year’s face-off. Make sure to stop by Martin’s and try one of Washington’s top-ranked burgers. Martin’s Classic Hamburger – 8 oz – Grilled Certified Angus Beef with lettuce, […]

  • Yeas & Nays: Knives, moonshine and presidents mark Martin’s 75 years

    The DC Examiner’s Yeas and Nays column stopped by the Tavern to catch up with Billy on the 75th Anniversary, stories from old days and more. Click here to read the article!

  • Martin’s gets a thumbs up from Tucker!
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    Check out this glowing review from DC insider Tucker Carlson on The Daily Beast’s Buzz Board. “The oldest and still one of the best [restaurants in Washington, D.C.] is Martin’s Tavern on Wisconsin Avenue on Georgetown, serving interesting people since 1933.” Click here to read the entire blog post.

  • Martin’s Celebrated the Presidential Inauguration
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    Crowds of locals and visitors alike decended upon the Tavern on January 20th to revel in the celebratory atmosphere surrounding the Inauguration of our 44th President, Barack Obama. Inauguration 2009Filling the restaurant and the bar, the Tavern was alive and well with the patriotism and American spirit that brings our country together. Martin’s Tavern now […]

  • Martin’s Tavern Gift Cards

    Visit us or call (202) 333-7370 for more information. Cards can be purchased at the tavern.

  • A Night Out with Chris Matthews at Martin’s Tavern
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    By Sarah Wildman for the New York Times THE waiters at Martin’s Tavern in Georgetown see a lot of Chris Matthews, host of the opinionated “Hardball” and the lower temperature, eponymously named Sunday-morning discussion hour on MSNBC. “It’s very Christmas-y here. Very pubby. I’ll have clam chowder and prime rib,” he said, in his trademark […]

  • Martin’s Tavern Recommended in Southern Living’s November 2008 Issue: A Tale of Four Eateries
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    This is where JFK proposed to Jackie. An institution since the 1930s, the pub serves traditional fare. A favorite of Washington’s political elite, it’s served every elected Presidential candidate since Harry Truman. Where else in the district can you tuck in to an all-American buffalo burger or a comforting Welsh rarebit? Dine here soon, and […]

  • Martin’s Tavern Gift Cards

    Trying to find the perfect gift for that hard to buy for person in your life? Give them the gift of great food and memories with a Martin’s Tavern gift card! Gift cards can be purchased at the Tavern or by calling 202-333-7370.