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775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
+1 202-737-7663
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good32%
  • Average13%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“charcuterie” (46 reviews)
“gnocchi” (32 reviews)
“duck” (28 reviews)
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American, Wine Bar, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great for date night or to grab a cocktail and appetizers! This is one of the best quality wine/cocktail menus and food in town. The staff is knowledgeable and attentive. I highly recommend the smoked salmon flatbread, the tuna tartar and the gnocchi.

Thank Mary D
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Your taste buds will reward you when you dine here! The chef's specials and waiter recommendations will make you glad you chose Proof. They also cook to order if you have food allergies or personal taste preferences. The Ahi Tuna Tartar avocado with wasabi emulsion...More

Thank Dave L
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This restaurant offered a simple elegance that I found inviting. Warm wood tables, brick walls and large spacious seating areas made this place feel intimate without being stuffy. The menu was very diverse with creative and tasty assemblies, like the pureed pea and white asparagus...More

Thank Michael G
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Nice evening and all round nice food. Good selection of starters and mains - made all the better for great service by Michael , our server, who was thoroughly knowledgable about all dishes and gave great advice on the wine Well worth a visit if...More

Thank Dean M
Reviewed 24 May 2017

I took a client here for dinner. It was very low lighting, more of a romantic atmosphere rather than a business setting, and I had a hard time reading the menu due to the lighting. On the plus side, I was able to have a...More

1  Thank Dawn J
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

Read lots of reviews and recommendations and went for a glass of wine and a bite to eat but were pretty disappointed... The venue is quite sterile and clinical - and at the same time uncomfortably dark at the table. Yes there's an extensive wine...More

Thank AJSLondon
Reviewed 7 May 2017

Very attractive restaurant near the Verizon Center. Dining with friend. She had Banana Leaf Wrapped Halibut and I had the Veal Cheeks & Papardelle Pasta. Both were very good; but, not exceptional. House wines were very good. Centrally located near Metro stop.

Thank DEGiii
Reviewed 28 April 2017

Two of us for happy hour on a weekday (but just prior to a Capitals playoff game, so pretty crowded). The only spot we could nab was a corner table in the bar, which was a bit cramped but otherwise fine. Happy hour choices are...More

Thank luv2travl003
Reviewed 24 April 2017

Proof is known as a wine restaurant. The wine list is extensive and the waiters and the sommelier knowledgable. The menu isn't extensive, but each entree is well prepared and unique. There is always a vegetarian offering. The quinoa salad and the duck, pork, and...More

Thank leesf2017
Reviewed 22 April 2017

As usual great customer service and very accommodating to my dietary restrictions. The duck liver mousse, the gnocchi and buttemilk ice-cream were excellent.

Thank gastroparesis
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Bar Scene, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 775 G St NW, Washington DC, DC 20001-3727
    (8th and G)
  • Public Transportation: Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro
  • Location: United States  >  District of Columbia (DC)  >  Washington DC>  > Downtown / Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown / Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 202-737-7663
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