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A Casual Over 45 Birthday Venue.... Decent Food and Near the Water ?????

Mermaidfish Aug 15, 2012 01:21 PM

I'm celebrating a birthday and want to have non rushed drinks and light fare for about 25 - 30 people. Can anyone suggest a nice venue in DC, preferrably near the water. Parking would be a cherry on top. I'd like more than just "bar" food. An outside patio would be terrific.

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    Doh RE: Mermaidfish Aug 15, 2012 05:33 PM

    What about the tower deck at Cantina Marina? It's not generally a place that I'd recommend for "over 45" but I think you could have that open air deck all to yourself, the food is respectable (as in I wouldn't go for the food, but I think it's probably better than most bar food), it's on the water and parking isn't too bad.

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      dcn8v RE: Doh Aug 18, 2012 04:37 PM

      Another vote for Cantina Marina.

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      katecm RE: Mermaidfish Aug 16, 2012 10:01 AM

      I've heard mixed reviews on the food, but if you are willing to venture to Virginia, Indigo Landing is on the water - ON the water, really - with great views and parking.

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