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Classy After Dinner Piano Bar/Lounge in DC?

jgDC203 Feb 10, 2010 10:12 PM

Hi All,

First off, this is NOT Valentine's Day specific.

I am on the look out for a classy after-dinner bar/lounge (Friday & Saturday specifically) that plays smooth Sinatra-esq music. I mentioned piano because that's what I envision, but I am open to any and all suggestions. I have made it down to U Street and do like Twins Jazz Club, but I am looking for something a little quieter/classier with more of a bar/lounge presence. Essentially, I am looking for a place to meet up with a few friends for drinks and have a conversation without having to shout over some slow background tunes.

Does such a place exist in DC?

  1. j
    Jay Feb 15, 2010 07:40 PM

    The Madison Hotel at 15th and M has a jazz night. There's a cover, but the scene is as you described.

    1. g
      georgetownronin Feb 12, 2010 08:48 AM

      701 might fit the request. I haven't been there for years (since the old chef/owner left), but Teatro Goldoni use to have live music on Fri and Sat -not sure if this still holds true.

      1. m
        MakingSense Feb 11, 2010 08:15 PM

        701 at the Navy Memorial. Mo's Bar has live jazz on Thurs, Fri, and Sat nights.

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