It’s the holidays, which means it’s time to let loose and celebrate the year with your friends, colleagues or family here in Washington, D.C. However, you don’t need to cram all of your loved ones into your RESA apartment – or worry about tidying up afterwards – here in our city. Instead, host your holiday gathering at one of these local restaurants.
This December, book a private room at one of these Washington, D.C. eateries to celebrate the holidays in style with a meal that none of your guests will be able to stop talking about. It’s the perfect way to finish out 2023 and enjoy a night out on the town!
Ris, located at 2275 L St NW, Washington, D.C. which is worth every minute of the 12 minute drive from your RESA apartment, is a high-end bistro serving seasonal upscale New American fare in a modern, sophisticated space.
Ris is owned by Ris Lacoste, who opened the restaurant in 2009 after working in acclaimed eateries throughout the city. Since then, Ris has been a neighborhood gathering spot for the West End neighborhood, as well as hosting large scale events and supporting the community in efforts such as helping to feed frontline workers. You will often find her at the farmers market, happily chatting with farmer friends and finding inspiration for her next dish.
Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, located at 750 15th St NW, Washington, D.C. which is a quick and simple 10 minute drive from home, is an American surf ‘n’ turf restaurant serving upmarket fare and cocktails in a lavish space.
From intimate gatherings to large parties, Joe’s provides the ideal setting for any holiday event, with accommodations for up to 150 guests. Private dining menus feature fresh seafood and prime steaks with signature sides and freshly baked pies. Tuxedo-clad restaurant style service allows guests to select their entree at the time of the event. Their dedicated event planners will ensure your event is both exceptional and effortless.
2275 L St NW, Washington, D.C. 20037
750 15th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20005