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Hank's Oyster Bar

1624 Q St NW, Lowr, Washington DC, DC 20009-6354
+1 202-462-4265
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“fried oysters” (63 reviews)
“seafood” (81 reviews)
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American, Bar, Seafood, Soups, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
1624 Q St NW, Lowr, Washington DC, DC 20009-6354
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place for seafood and dinner. Great service and food that measures up! Loved the oysters, lobster rolls and more!

Thank Alicia C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Hanks had both indoor and outdoor seating. It was very busy but we were seated fairly promptly (had reservations) and our food didn't take long. We all enjoyed the menu selections. The only thing missing is they don't have dessert on their menu yet.

Thank gcoleman110
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We visited on a Friday night before a concert. We made reservations and were very glad we did because it was a very busy, loud place. We had to speak very loudly to hear one another at the table. But service was very prompt and...More

Thank gnatalie84
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Excellent quality of seafood, reasonable prices, and great service. Will definitely come back when we are here the next time!

Thank zimmerlinde2017
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

A variety of six different oysters, chowder, and a shrimp P.O. boy washed down with an excellent house APA. Delicious. Can’t wait for a return visit

Thank Christoph S
Reviewed 20 April 2018

If you are looking for great seafood, then look no further. THIS. IS. THE. PLACE! If I lived in DC, I would eat here every day.

Thank amyh1313
Reviewed 18 April 2018 via mobile

We were in DC for a three day visit. This was our second evening and we were looking for a light meal. We chose Hank’s because we could have small plates of various types. There was an extensive selection of beers. My husband had a...More

Thank Charboston
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Visited Hank's at the Wharf on a Friday Night and while the service and food was outstanding it was very difficult to speak without raising voice due to the high level of noise. The Clam Chowder, crab cakes, and broiled rockfish were superb and the...More

Thank Anthony G
Reviewed 15 April 2018

Following the reviews and our love of seafood, we made time for dinner at Hank's in DuPont circle. Reservations are highly recommended; don't try without them. Also if you can sit outside, the noise level is much more acceptable; further, we sat in the corner,...More

Thank Smitty09876
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Comfortable setting, good service and very good food. Ceasar salad was delicious. Fried clam dinner excellent and the baked chicken was perfect. Braised collards had a tasty sweet finish. A very good dinner. We hope you like it as much as we did.

Thank Michael S
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Nancy B
28 March 2018|
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Response from Trails4U | Reviewed this property |
No. It’s pretty laid back.
Ivanka B
8 September 2017|
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Response from Julian L | Reviewed this property |
16 January 2016|
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Response from n_atiggue | Reviewed this property |
Parking...I would say not. Definitely no specific parking for this restaurant or any nearby restaurants or stores. Parking in this area is at a premium. You would have to park at a garage or circle for ages looking for a... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$25
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 1:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:30 AM - 2:00 AM
11:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1624 Q St NW, Lowr, Washington DC, DC 20009-6354
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-462-4265
  • E-mail
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