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Restaurant Dress?

Columbia, SC
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Restaurant Dress?

We'll be packing next week for a trip to DC and are wondering if coat and tie are required at either of these restaurants where we have reservations: Neyla at 3206 N Street, NW

Washington, DC 20007 or 701 Restaurant at 701 Pennsylvania Ave. It would be great to leave the jacket behind and use the space for other things, but we don't want to feel out of place, either.

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1. Re: Restaurant Dress?

Not sure, but I do suggest you post this under the Wash DC (as opposed to the District of Columbia) forum. Not sure why they have two and this one is not read as much. There are some foodies on the Wash DC forum that will probably be able to help you.

Wash DC forum......


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2. Re: Restaurant Dress?

I can't answer about Neyla (I have never personally eaten there), but you DO NOT need a jacket and tie for 701. When I ate there most men were dressed in business casual attire (as was I) and the restaurant had no problem with it.

Unless I am wrong, there are only a handful of restaruants in Washington that require a jacket and tie including The Prime Rib and 1789.

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