About Palm Restaurant - Washington DC
Palm Restaurant...The Classic American Steak House is renowned for its USDA prime aged steaks, jumbo Nova Scotia lobsters, Italian dishes, the freshest of seafood, warm smiles, outstanding service and an atmosphere like nowhere else. If you can't find your representative on Capitol Hill, you better check Palm Restaurant in Washington DC. Since 1972, Palm Restaurant has built a loyal guest base made up of the who's who of Washington, including the political elite, the city's socialites, power brokers and media personalities such as Tucker Carlson and Bob Schieffer who can also be seen among the hordes of loyal Palm Restaurant guests.
Steak, Seafood, Italian
Hours of Operation:
Serving Lunch Monday - Friday, 11:45 AM - 3:00 PM
Serving Dinner Monday - Thursday, 3:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday, 3:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Saturday, 5:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Sunday, 5:30 PM - 9:30 PM
N & M Street
$50 and over
AMEX, Diners Club, Discover, MasterCard, Visa
You provide the occasion; we’ll set the scene. Whether you’re organizing a rehearsal dinner or a business lunch presentation, we’ll work with you to create a personalized, enjoyable, and memorable event. Our team of expert staff will do everything required to create a positive experience for your valued guests – from the warm greeting they receive on arrival to their last bite of dessert. Visit http://www.thepalm.com/privatedining to start planning your event.
Complimentary valet parking available after 6:00 pm daily.
Metro stop on the Red Line at Dupont Circle
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Corkage Fee, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Takeout, Wheelchair Access, Wine
Special Events & Promotions:
There’s always something happening at the Palm! To learn more about our latest specials and events visit http://www.thepalm.com/Specials
The Classic American Steak House - Private Dining for parties of 15-80. Two private dinning rooms that will accommodate seated parties of 10-65 and reception parties of up to 100. Semi-private dinning for up to 80 people is also available. High Speed Internet is available.
Palm Restaurant - Washington DC Ratings and Reviews
I love the Palm. I don't go as often as ...
I love the Palm. I don't go as often as I used to or as I would like but it is a special place. If you want to have a good steak (or fish!) and be well cared for in a place that will remember you, and not have your dinner rushed but linger with friends over a brandy or two, you should go to The Palm.
Having been to the Palm many times befor ...
Having been to the Palm many times before, I expected a spectacular dining experience. Although the service was terrific, the veal chops were loaded with fat and had to be sent back. The veal was no better when brought to us the second time.
My husband and I came for our anniversar ...
My husband and I came for our anniversary. We typically eat early and had a 5:45 PM reservation. When we arrived there was only one other diner in the entire restaurant and we were seated so close to that diner we were almost touching. My assumption was that the restaurant would fill up and our placement would make more sense but by the time we left only a few more diners had come in. There were plenty of other seats that would have made for a better experience.
The Palm has always been our family favo ...
The Palm has always been our family favorite go to restaurant for special occasions, business dining, and enjoyable meals. Our last visit there was a great disappointment. While I recognize that it was a fully booked, hectic Friday night, it was no justification our negative dining experience. We were a party of seven who arrived on time for our 7:30 reservation, ordered uncomplicated items from the menu, yet we were not served our entrees until after 9:30. At no time was there any explanation nor apology for the delay. Instead, our server did not come to take our order for over half an hour, and then while taking our orders, kept running off to tend to other diners, then returning to us. Our appetizers were served, and we waited for an hour for our entrees. Diners all around us were served, had eaten,and had left, while we still waited. The service itself was far below the standard to which we have been accustomed at The Palm. Any request we made, such as for a missing napkin, or side plates for sides, was treated as imposition. Nor did our server ever check back to see if all our food was as requested. In fact, some was not, but we had neither opportunity nor time to have it rectified.
We did not leave until after 10:30, tired and disappointed. I do hope our future dining experiences will be more in keeping with what we have come to rely on from The Palm.
This was my second visit to the Palm and ...
This was my second visit to the Palm and I was not disappointed. Excellent staff with an even better menu. Called ahead to let them know about my anniversary, and they had a card waiting at the table. This meant a lot. Our waiter, cannot remember the gentlemen's name, was spot on! Even more so, I had to change my reservation three times, and the Palm staff was very accommodating. For a DC restaurant, you cannot go wrong with the Palm. Highly recommended.
I have been going to the Palm in New Yor ...
I have been going to the Palm in New York City for over a decade. Once a year on his birthday my beloved husband cheats and indulge and dine on a good piece of steak. This year for his birthday, we were in Washington, D.C., for the opening ceremony of the National Museum of African American. We were both disappointed with the entire meal! Dissapointed New Yorker!!
The steak & home fries were delicious. ...
The steak & home fries were delicious. There were two large parties (15-20 at least/group) and the noise level was so high we could not carry on a conversation. We should have left as it was not a pleasant evening despite the food & service.
Took my Mom for a nice dinner, my Mom d ...
Took my Mom for a nice dinner, my Mom does not move around very well, but they helped with the doors and put us right inside the restaurant so she did not have to walk far, valet brought our car right away and pulled to the handicap ramp for easier access. Lovey attentive staff and awesome food. We will be back.
This meal was very disappointing. Both m ...
This meal was very disappointing. Both my husband’s steak and my hamburger without a bun were too salty. The hamburger meat was tasteless except for the salt. And the balsamic drizzle turned out to be a cascade of overly sweet liquid topping my bun-less burger and vegetables. While our waiter was superb, we will not be returning to the Palm.
The atmosphere was very noisy and my sal ...
The atmosphere was very noisy and my salad was drenched with too much dressing. The service was unremarkable and the waiter only spoke with my companion and never really acknowledged me. It was not a good experience for me.
Service OUTSTANDING (typical for Palm st ...
Service OUTSTANDING (typical for Palm staff). Food was very well cooked and prepared (also typical for Palm). Noise level in DC location off the charts...had trouble hearing business quest across two-top table. Not sure what can be done but maybe sound reduction steps could be looked into (walls, ceiling if they want to keep wood flooring).
My wife and I plus another couple recent ...
My wife and I plus another couple recently dined here to celebrate our upcoming anniversaries. Our server was attentive, friendly and well-versed in the restaurant menu. Food was excellent and we had a great time. Restaurant is quite loud, but we were aware of that and fine based on review of prior reviews.
They made an error on one of the salads ...
They made an error on one of the salads so had to redo it. the decor was old and there were 2 annoying fruit flies by the table. 2 of the side side dishes were luke warm almost too cold to eat!! The only nice part of the evening was the valet man delivered our keys to the table.
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