Chief Ike's Mambo Room
Mexican Cultural Institute
The Mexican Cultural Institute looks locked up and imposing, but don't be deterred. The gilded Beaux Arts mansion is open to the public...
Dark, intimate, close and sexy – that's the scene in this Adams-Morgan watering hole. The soundtrack, if you couldn't guess, grooves:...
Long lines, stiff wait staff, crowded conditions, $15 per person minimum. This is the price of good, cheap Italian, friends. But that's...
1725 Columbia Rd NW · interesting places nearby
Chief Ike's Mambo Room information
What we love about Ike's is how it's a place to get a good Latin groove going…while surrounded by leering Evil Dead -esque murals of psychedelic voodoo zombies and assorted other undead. There are punk and hip-hop clubs upstairs if you tire of monster movie mambo, but they don't quite match the awesomeness of the whole Mexican Day of the Dead funfest on the bottom floor.