Nightlife

Top Choice Brewery in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Atlas Brew Works

An awesome, welcoming spot filled with local beer buffs. With its concrete floor, exposed air ducts and hodgepodge of tables, the taproom may not look like much, but when the knowledgeable bartenders fill your fligh…
Top Choice Brewery in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Right Proper Brewing Co

Right Proper Brewing Co makes sublime ales in a building where Duke Ellington used to play pool. It's the Shaw district's neighborhood clubhouse, a big, sunny space filled with folks gabbing at reclaimed wood tables…
Top Choice Wine Bar in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Primrose

Stepping into Primrose is like being in Paris and finding the quintessential cafe hidden down a tiny lane. The ostrich-feathered chandeliers, turquoise bar, rustic wood tables and lengthy wine list set the mood. Fif…
Top Choice Bar in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Raven

The best jukebox in DC, a dark interior crammed with locals and lovers, that neon lighting that casts you under a glow Edward Hopper should rightly have painted, and a tough but friendly bar staff are the ingredient…
Brewery in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Right Proper Brewing Co Brookland Production House

Right Proper started out as a small brewery in Shaw, but it had to expand to this Brookland facility. Now both sites make beer, with Brookland as the more copious producer. Sit down at the cherry-wood bar and order …
Beer Garden in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Dacha Beer Garden

Happiness reigns in Dacha's freewheeling beer garden. Kids and dogs bound around the picnic tables, while adults hoist glass boots filled with German brews. When the weather gets nippy, staff bring blankets and stok…
Bar in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Churchkey

Coppery, mod-industrial Churchkey glows with hipness. Fifty beers flow from the taps, including five brain-walloping, cask-aged ales. If none of those please you, another 500 types of brew are available by bottle (i…
Club in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

U Street Music Hall

Two local DJs own and operate the basement club; it looks like a no-frills rock bar, but it has a pro sound system, a cork-cushioned dance floor and other accoutrements of a serious dance club. Alternative bands als…
Brewery in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

DC Brau

DC Brau was the first craft brewer in town. It continues to pump out bodacious pale ales, IPAs and porters that are widely available around DC, but you can come to its small, industrial tap room to guzzle at the sou…
Distillery in Logan Circle, U Street & Columbia Heights

Republic Restoratives

Welcome to DC's largest crowd-funded distillery, and its only women-owned one at that. Vodka, bourbon, rye whiskey and apple brandy emerge from the tanks. Drinkers of all types – young, gray haired, gay and straight…