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The Greenhouse at The Jefferson Hotel

1200 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3202
+1 202-448-2300
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good13%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“lobster” (5 reviews)
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1200 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3202
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Reviewed 27 November 2016

Stayed here so logic said eat here but also did want to try the Lobster and eggs. Great atmosphere, interesting to watch how Washington works and the Lobster was ok but not great. Service just adequate; in most countries and most good restaurants you don't...More

Thank RonWamberal
Reviewed 15 November 2016

My son and I came to brunch at The Greenhouse with a friend. She had the tomato soup and grilled cheese (excellent) and I had the burger served with avocado. Absolutely fantastic! My son ordered a mango smoothie, my friend had the mango juice. She...More

Thank Kerry G
Reviewed 9 October 2016

If Lobster and Eggs is up your alley, this is a must do. From their amazing cappuccino to their elegant display, you'll be overwhelmed at every turn. (Their jams and breads are absolutely addictive.)

Thank M H
JeffersonDC, Manager at The Greenhouse at The Jefferson Hotel, responded to this reviewResponded 10 October 2016

Dear M H, Thank you for taking the time to post about your recent dining experience at The Greenhouse. I was pleased to read that you enjoyed your meal and I hope we can welcome you back again soon! Sincerely, David Bueno Hotel Manager dbueno@jeffersondc.com

Reviewed 29 September 2016

The Greenhouse is a wonderful breakfast restaurant. The staff is very attentive and the food is excellent.

Thank Jim25w644
Reviewed 13 September 2016

The Greenhouse at The Jefferson Hotel is a gorgeous restaurant. We had breakfast there which was excellent with a nice variety of items on the menu. I especially recommend the lemon ricotta pancakes. The wait staff is efficient and helpful. It is a great way...More

1  Thank Sundial421
Reviewed 1 September 2016

On the day of my wedding, I was joined by a few close family members for a perfect brunch. The setting is beautiful and bright, flowers were so lovely, the entire building was a wonderful place to visit and dine. Perfect backdrop for photos as...More

Thank Donna K
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

I don't typically travel like this. I definitely don't pay this much for a breakfast. But, I was traveling with my CEO for work, and she wanted me to "get a feel" of the Jefferson's breakfast, which she always raves about. So it was that...More

1  Thank Jessica S
Reviewed 5 July 2016

We visited The Greenhouse at the Jefferson for breakfast while in DC for a week. (Unfortunately we had not discovered the Jefferson to stay there...) Breakfast here is a real treat, whether you are a resident or not. Service is beyond excellent - nothing is...More

Thank Grant H
Reviewed 27 May 2016

The homemade muffins are a must try- we had one of each flavor : Blueberry, Cranberry/orange and Cappuccino. Not too large and warm & fresh from the over, melted in your mouth - no too heavy at all. The bloody mary was good and spicy...More

Thank FerrariWidow
Reviewed 4 May 2016

You can't beat the service and the food is wonderful. Atmosphere is delightful. You feel like you are eating in a garden.

Thank flogorp
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
07:00 - 13:00
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 13:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 13:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 13:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 13:30
07:00 - 10:30
11:30 - 13:30
07:00 - 13:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1200 16th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20036-3202
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-448-2300
  • E-mail
  • This restaurant is at The Jefferson, Washington DC
Washington, DC's power breakfasts and express lunches are best served under The Jefferson's historic skylight at The Greenhouse restaurant. Enjoy the informal ambiance for a light snack or meal featuring fresh fare from our inspired menus.
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