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With locations in Clarendon and Capitol Hill, Ambar dishes up modern interpretations of traditional Balkan cuisine with wood-grilled meats, spreads, savory pies and mezze (small plates). Dishes include the likes of grilled lamb skewers with green garlic spread, pork belly-stuffed sour cabbage or crispy phyllo cheese and spinach pie. The full bar pours Balkan and domestic beers, global wines and classic cocktails.

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  • Two stars from the Washington Post 2013
  • Best for Eclectic in Capitol Hill 2016 — Zagat
  • Zagat rating of 4.3 out of 5

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523 8th Street SE
Washington, DC 20003

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  • Price Range: $$
    Atmosphere: Casual, Modern, Trendy/Scene
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Foodies, Groups, Hot Spot, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (202) 813-3039
  • Private Dining Room: Yes