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Annie's Paramount Steak House

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Dupont Circle
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
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1609 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2403
+1 202-232-0395
Sun - Wed 11:00 - 23:00
Thu 11:00 - 00:00
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Raleigh, North Carolina
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53 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Annie's has a nice outdoor seating area with plastic enclosure so it was toasty. My husband and I had a terrific breakfast. Do no miss the Avocado Omelet!!! never had anything quite so good for breakfast. Accompanied by nutty wheat toast and home fries with onions and a nice fruit cup. And lotsa great coffee....Perfect!!

1 Thank sjones2011
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58 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Have always loved going here ever since my first trip several years ago. Have never ever had anything but excellent food. We usually order the onion rings. Wish my picture had turned out but it didn't. Very cute presentation. You've got to try the fried chicken. Order it and share. It's too much for one person. And once you've share... More 

Thank Karl G
Tenterden, United Kingdom
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150 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Expected a great New York Strip....but it didn't materialise. It was ok but accompaniments were poor. Chips soggy. Onion rings were the best part.Shame!

Thank Douglas R
Chicago, Illinois
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 January 2017

We stopped in for apps and a drink on a holiday sunday evening. We were seated in front. The place was not overly busy and less so as we were finishing up. The food was avg but what annoyed us both was after the busboy took our used plates he came back a few minutes later and set the table... More 

Thank 677Kevin
Perth, Australia
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

This was a fantastic place to stop and eat lunch with my daughter. Lovely chicken sandwich and club sandwich. Great service, friendly and funny. Would definitely have given higher rating as this was our best food experience in Washington. However, on returning to our hotel room I checked my credit card statement online. I found that what we were charged... More 

Thank Julie M
Athens, Georgia
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017

Walked over from the Dupont Circle Hotel, brought some snow with us to boot. Warm cozy atmosphere, great coffee, great service with smiles and laughter. Who wants serious when on vacation! Would visit again when in town and have that gargantuan ham steak with eggs and home fries.

Thank candeapple3
Baltimore, Maryland
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241 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 115 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 January 2017 via mobile

If you want a taste of what real DC life is like, this the place to go. This diner is a frequent hangout for the gay older crowd and DC locals. Though you may spot a few families about, it is mostly a couples joint and caters to inexpensive dates who want expensive fare. The diverse menu advertises a hardy... More 

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Miami Beach, Florida
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285 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 179 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Annie's has been around nearly as long as I've been alive. Been coming here on an off since 2004. The experience is almost always the same, average to bad service, sassy comical attitude from the staff, quickly served and average tasting diner style food. It seems its still in existence simply because its in the former gayborhood turned young Gen... More 

Thank Stephen F
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23 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

You can't go wrong with Annie's. It's been a staple in this neighborhood for years, the food is solid and by far they have the best Manhattan in DC. My husband loves the fish and chips and I'm always ordering a burger or the Greek salad. Sometimes the veggies need a bit of TLC, but overall this is a nice... More 

Thank 203jenp
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41 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

My partner and I ate here. We reserved a table in advance. They gave us a sweet spot in the corner next to the window. The place was packed but it still felt private in that spot. The service was perfect. The waiter was both handsome and polite. The food was delicious!! Nice sized steaks cooked exactly the way we... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$32
American, Steakhouse, Bar, Pub
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1609 17th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-2403
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Dupont Circle
  • Neighbourhood: Dupont Circle
  • Phone Number: +1 202-232-0395

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?