The Washington, D.C., based Lincoln Restaurant offers an incredibly unique dining experience that combines a farm-fresh American menu with an eclectically artistic environment that is steeped in history. There is never a dull moment when dining at Lincoln Restaurant. From the penny-tiled floor to the pop art surrounding diners as they eat from a menu that even includes some favorite meals of Abraham Lincoln himself, Lincoln Restaurant is a dining experience that must be experienced to be believed.

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Restaurant Hours

Lincoln Restaurant is open 7 days a week. Days and hours of operations are as follows:

Monday - Wednesday: 11:00am - 12:00am

Thursday - Friday: 11:00am - 2:00am

Saturday: 5:00pm - 2:00am

Sunday: 10:30am - 9:00pm


Reservations can be made online via OpenTable.


The menu at Lincoln Restaurant features American small plates that are created using locally sourced farm-fresh ingredients. Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala has created a menu that also includes a few of Abraham Lincoln’s favorites, such as chicken fricassee and oysters. Lincoln Restaurant has several menus that cover lunch, dinner, dessert, Sunday brunch, and wine and cocktails. Some of the menu options included are:

· Lunch/Dinner - Salads, sandwiches, pickings (appetizers), kettle soups, farmhouse entrees, and more.

· Dessert - Seasonal frozen desserts, Japanese cheesecake, brown butter fudge cake, banana split, blackberry and peach cobbler, red velvet cake, and more.

· Sunday Brunch - This menu is available 10:00am - 3:00pm; Build a biscuit sandwiches, an assortment of brunch entrees, salads, chef station, sides, soup, devilled eggs, and more.

· Wine/Cocktails - An assortment of spirits such as scotch, rye, bourbon, and whiskey.


Visit Lincoln’s Restaurant’s online shop, where you can purchase a variety of Abraham Lincoln memorabilia and gift cards. Some items available for purchase include a variety of Abraham Lincoln screen-printed t-shirts. Lincoln gift cards are available in denominations of $25-$500, and they are sent via standard mail unless otherwise stated.


Lincoln Restaurant offers catering services through its catering company Presidential Restaurant Group (PRG). PRG has extensive experience catering events throughout the Washington, D.C., area. Catering services can be provided at the venue of the customer’s choice. Patrons have a choice between sandwiches or reception platters for catered events. All menu options offered are made with the freshest farm ingredients. For details on the variety of catering services offered as well as to receive a quote, submit catering information via the request quote form on the website.

Private Dining

Lincoln Restaurant offers a unique setting for any private event. Surrounded by characteristic architecture, original pieces of artwork, and the iconic influence of Abraham Lincoln, this is a venue that can be customized to suit the vision of the patron. Weddings, bar mitzvahs, dinner parties, bridal and baby showers, and graduations are just a few of the events that have been held at the Lincoln Restaurant. The venue is capable of accommodating up to 300 guests when the entire restaurant is bought out for an event.


Lincoln Restaurant, 1110 Vermont Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: 800-905-5745

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