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Daily Grill

$$ - $$$
Dupont Circle
American, Bar
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1200 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-2506 (M Street)
+1 202-822-5282
11:00 - 00:00
Closed now
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Sun 10:00 - 00:00
Mon - Sat 11:00 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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105 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 53 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

A special on the menu, the "Homestyle Meatloaf" is fantastic comfort food. Served with gravy and mash its fine on its own, or you can have additional vegetables. Its the only thing we order when we visit. There are a good variety of other options should you want to opt for something else .... but why bother, and be warned... More 

Thank Wilmapx
Redwood City, California
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39 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We were invited to dinner here and waited in the bar. My gin and tonic was delivered by a surly staffer and was really gin and soda; which was quickly replaced. We ate dinner in the bar booths which are terribly uncomfortable. The food (chicken parm) was mediocre and the service about the same. So glad we were were someone's... More 

Thank Kathy K
Columbia, Maryland
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155 reviews
103 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for lunch. Takes reservations. Generous portions. Hard to have a quiet conversation. Excellent service and well prepared meals.

Thank Steve E
Milford, Massachusetts
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had the kale/chicken Caesar salad. Awesome, but do sit at the bar and ask for Randy as she is so friendly and just great service!

Thank DL B
Agawam, Massachusetts
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149 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I had the opportunity to visit the Daily Grill with some friends on a Saturday night. With the craziness of the Santa pub crawl going on around us, an early dinner was planned. We sat at a booth, enjoyed our drinks and meals (they were well prepared, pretty standard meals, served promptly), and headed out. My friend who lives in... More 

Thank Donna S
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The lighting, booths, and location of this restaurant are all very elegant. We ate in the bar section, however, and the service was poor. The waiter acted like we were a total inconvenience and actually sighed when I chose not to order a cocktail. The food was amazing!!! Just what we wanted. Angel hair pomodoro and trout amandine were worth... More 

Thank Laura E
Fairfax, Virginia
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43 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Daily Grill is an attractive place, very nice decor, good looking menu with some entrees under 600 calories, we decided to try it out for dinner. We were seated right away, in a very attractive booth overlooking M Street with huge glass windows. It took a while for our server to show up, but we explained we needed to... More 

Thank Muffarah M
Saint Louis, Missouri
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132 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The food was ok when we finally got it. Took 10 minutes to get water. Never came back to refill any drink. Had to ask for silverware. My wife was so aggravated. Left no tip. We owe rent even sure who was our waiter. Worse. It wasnt busy at all. All the wait staff was black. I honestly thought they... More 

Thank 448811traveller
Tyler, Texas
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70 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Ate lunch here the day after the Inauguration. I had the French toast which was very nice. Husband had a hamburger - great fries. We also were served the monkey bread which tasted very good. Our waitress was very proficient and food came out quickly. My fave part of the whole experience was the ambiance. Nice and quiet. I would... More 

Thank Julie T
New York City, New York
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29 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 January 2017

The daily grill is one of my go to places when I visit DC for work. The staff is always welcoming and helpful. The atmosphere is great, even to have a client meeting. My go to's are the Salmon, Crab Cake salad, or the burger. This is a definite for anyone looking for a good inexpensive meal.

Thank Jason A

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$22 - US$22
American, Bar
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Takeout, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
10:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-2506
    (M Street)
  • Public Transportation: Red Line - Farragut North (one block away) Orange and Blue Lines - Farragut West (four blocks away)
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-822-5282

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?