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Bar Pilar

1833 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-4475
+1 202-265-1751
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  • Excellent38%
  • Very good41%
  • Average7%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible3%
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“brunch” (6 reviews)
“pork shoulder” (6 reviews)
“tapas” (7 reviews)
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American, Bar
$$ - $$$
1833 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-4475
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Reviewed 23 October 2017

Great bottle of Malbec. But the food was particularly bland and even in the case of the last hour burger, really, just bad, overcooked chow. Highlight of the eats was the chips and dip. Stick to that and eat elsewhere is my advice.

Thank andrewcrosby
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

We visited here for Sunday brunch and were thrilled with the delicious food and drinks. The fried chicken pork belly taco and the sausage biscuits and gravy were great. Cinnamon rolls and donuts were amazing. I had the smoked salmon biscuits w/ egg and it...More

Thank Amy290
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Baltimore, Maryland
Reviewed 28 May 2017 via mobile

Blown away by this hidden gem during a slow Memorial Day weekend. We were treated like family by Brian the bartender. Food was amazing! My husband said his IPA draft was the best he has ever had!

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 7 May 2017 via mobile

This was our first visit and we will return. Although crowded and a bit noisy it was a fun night. The unusual menu allowed us to try several dishes. The food was excellent! We started with a cheese plate then enjoyed a dish with onion...More

Thank 193gerardw
Reviewed 30 March 2017

This was a nice place to meet friends for dinner — nice atmosphere, not too noisy and we could chat. We started wth drinks and appetizers, including the brussel sprouts. They were hot and spicy, good for an appetizer. I ordered the scallops for my...More

Thank Aquazoo
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

Really surprised at the quality of Brunch. So delicious great mimosas!!! Definitely recommend avocado toast SO delicious

Thank Patricia M
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

The beef heart tartar was a big disappointment because it was very bland. The cheese plate was one of the highlights of the meal because all of the cheeses were delicious. The lamb belly gnocchi was amazing. The red wines by the glass were very...More

Thank J J A
Reviewed 3 February 2017

We stopped for a glass of wine before going down the street for our dinner resevation. We ended up having a second glass because our waitress was so helpful and we enjoyed the unique decor. We enjoyed it so much that we plan to go...More

Thank bunky36669
Reviewed 15 January 2017

Visiting for MLK Jr. weekend and stopped in for Saturday brunch. We tried the avocado toast with poached eggs and then hangover cure which is biscuits and gravy. Also ordered a side of home fries.All items were okay but nothing really stood out. The brunch...More

1  Thank SDS769
Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

I was pleasantly surprised by Bar Pilar once upstairs and seated for dinner. Walking in the place feels like any old watering hole, the only glimmer of light is how knowledgeable and capable the bartenders are, I am usually an amaro-Manhattan guy - it's refreshing...More

Thank AandM00000008
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
American, Bar
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 1:30 AM
5:00 PM - 2:30 AM
11:00 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1833 14th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-4475
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC
  • Phone Number: +1 202-265-1751
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