DGS Delicatessen

Jewish Deli

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Overview

In Dupont Circle, modern Jewish classics make up the menu at cozy DGS Delicatessen. This classy but casual eatery makes raved about pastrami and matzo ball soup alongside flavorful vegetarian options like the eggplant reuben. Pair with a creative house cocktail or craft beer.

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Accolades

  • 100 Very Best Restaurants of 2015 - Washingtonian
  • Two and a half stars from the Washingtonian 2013
  • Two stars from the Washington Post 2013

Menu for DGS Delicatessen

Lunch Menu

To Start

  • Today's Pickles Dills, half sours & assorted pickled vegetables
    $6.00
  • Chopped Liver A dgs favorite, served with red onion marmalade, chicken cracklings & rye toast
    $9.00
  • Reuben Egg Rolls Served with spicy russian dresing
    $8.00
  • Matzo Ball Soup Already world famous
    $7.00
  • Soup of The Day Always vegetarian
    $6.00
  • Seasonal Salad Mixed greens, roasted beets, walnuts & champagne dressing
    $7.50
  • "Greek" Salad Mixed greens, cucumber, pickled red onion, pita & sherry vin
    $7.50

For the Table

  • Potato Latkes Apple preserves & sour cream
    $5.50
    $9.00
  • Cauliflower Tahini sauce & everything spice
    $7.00
  • Brussels Sprouts Granny smith apple & pickled mustard seeds
    $7.00
  • Hand Cut French Fries Za'atar & roasted garlic yogurt
    $5.00
  • Reuben French Fries A dgs classic
    $7.00
  • Coleslaw, Potato Salad or Cucumber Salad
    $3.00

Lunch Special

  • Lunch Special Daily. Soup of the day (+$2 for matzo ball soup) + salad + half pastrami or corned beef + fountain soda or iced tea. Dine in only. No substitutions
    $14.95

Sandwiches

  • Half Pound, House Made Pastrami or Corned Beef Served with house mustard on double baked rye
    $15.00
  • Reubens Dgs corned beef, smoked turkey or smoked tempeh. Swiss cheese, no 1 sons sauerkraut & russian dressing on toasted rye
    $15.00
    $14.00
    $13.00
  • Hot Dog All beef hot dog with mustard on a potato bun, served with french fries and coleslaw
    $10.00
  • Brisket Dr browns bbq sauce & coleslaw on a poppy bun
    $13.00
  • Smoked Turkey Avocado spread, pepper relish, provolone & chicken cracklings on black rye
    $12.00
  • Andrea's Delight Dgs corned beef, swiss, coleslaw & russian dressing on double baked rye
    $14.00
  • Half Street Dgs pastrami, corned beef, sauerkraut, swiss cheese & mustard on double baked rye
    $15.00
  • The Leon Smoked turkey, chopped liver, coleslaw and russian dressing on double baked rye
    $15.00
  • The Israeli Our hummus, avocado, cucumber salad, pickled beets & feta on black rye
    $10.00
  • Falafel or Gyro Housemade faafel or za'atar grilled chicken with tzatziki, feta & pickled red onion wrapped in pita
    $12.00

Plates

  • Cobb Salad Mixed greens, corned beef, avocado, blue cheese, chicken cracklings & champagne vinaigrette
    $16.00
  • Grilled Salmon Salad Hearts of romaine, radish, capers, rye bread crumb & lemon dill dressing
    $16.00
  • Grilled Steak Salad Creekstone farms ribeye, mixed greens, pickled red onion, crispy pita, feta & sherry vinaigrette
    $17.00
  • Burgers Classic or falafel burger. Smoked jalapeno mayo, bread and butter pickles on potato bun with french fries
    $15.00
    $13.50

Breakfast All Day

  • Smoked Salmon Platter Our cold smoked salmon served with a montreal bagel, schmear & traditional garnishes
    $16.00
  • Dgs Pastrami Hash Sunny side up eggs on top of chopped pastrami, roasted peppers, potatoes & mustard sauce
    $14.00
  • Benedictberg Poached eggs on top of our latkes with dgs smoked salmon & sumac hollandaise
    $15.00
  • Whitefish Salad Platter Our house smoked whitefish served with a montreal bagel, schmear & traditional garnishes
    $16.00

Beverages

Cocktails - The Originals

  • Needle in a Rye Stack Riverboat Rye, Sapins Pine Liqueur, Lemon, Angostura Bitters
    $11.00
  • The Schmoozer House Infused Plum Vodka, Ginger Beer, Mint, Lime
    $11.00
  • The Tenenbaumer Redemption Rye, Cardamom Cordial, Cocchi Sweet Vermouth
    $11.00
  • Gentleman's Agreement Old Overholt Rye, Orange Clove Syrup, Root Liqueur
    $12.00
  • Negroni. ..Rye Not St George Rye Gin, Cappelletti, Dolin Blanc, Burlesque Bitters
    $12.00
  • Mazel Tov Cocktail Prosecco Rose, Averell Plum Gin, Lavender Syrup, Lemon
    $11.00

Cocktails - The Classics

  • Bloody Mary Sobieski Vodka, Housemade Mix, Lime, DGS Pickle
    $9.00
  • Mai Tai Flor De Cana Aged Rum, Cointreau, Lime, Orgeat & Myers Dark Rum
    $10.00
  • Sazerac Old Overholt Rye, Absinthe, Sugar, Peychauds Bitters
    $10.00
  • New York Sour Dad's Hat Vermouth Barrel Rye, Lemon, Dow's Ruby Port Float
    $12.00
  • Hanky Panky Bombay Dry Gin, Carpano Sweet Vermouth, Fernet Branca, Orange Twist
    $11.00

Wine

Sparkling

  • POEMA, CAVA, Spain NV
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • VILLA SANTI, PROSECO ROSE, Italy NV
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $32.00

White

  • RIESLING, Dry, Ravines Cellars, Finger Lakes, NY '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • CHENIN BLANC, Cederberg Winery, South Africa '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • GRUNER VELTLINER, Marc Aurel, Austria '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • SAUVIGNON BLANC, FX Barc, Touraine, France'13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • CHARDONNAY, Sulin Winery, Piedmont, Italy '13
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00

Red

  • GRENACHE, Dauvergne-Ranvier, France '12
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $26.00
  • PINOT NOIR, Leyda, Central Valley, Chile '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • CABERNET SAUVIGNON, Dal Maso, Veneto, Italy '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • TOURIGA NACIONAL, Contraste, Douro, Portugal '08
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • MALBEC, Ernesto Catena, Mendoza, Argentina '12
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00

Beer

Drafts

  • SLY FOX GOLDEN LAGER, Pottstown, PA
    $7.00
  • EVOLUTION PRIMAL PALE ALE, Salisbury, MD
    $7.00
  • GOOSE ISLAND IPA, Chicago, IL
    $7.00
  • SEASONAL DRAFT, Ask Your Server
    $7.00

Bottles & Cans

  • NARRAGANSETT, Narragansett, RI
    $5.00
  • OSKAR BLUES YELLA PILS, Longmont, CO
    $6.00
  • JACK'S HARD CIDER, Biglerville, PA
    $6.00
  • RADLER GRAPEFRUIT BEER, Salzburg, Austria
    $7.00
  • AVERY WHITE RASCAL, Boulder, CO
    $7.00
  • DELIRIUM TREMENS, Melle, Belgium
    $11.00
  • HOP OTTIN IPA, Boonville, CA
    $7.00
  • PEAK ORGANIC GINGER SAISON, Portland, ME
    $7.00
  • FLYING FISH ABBEY DUBBEL, Somerdale, NJ
    $7.00
  • RAVEN TELL TALE IPA, Baltimore, MD
    $7.00
  • BEAR REPUBLIC RYE, Healdsburg, CA
    $8.00
  • PORT CITY PORTER, Alexandria, VA
    $7.00

Classic Sodas & House Specialties

  • Dr. Brown's Black cherry, diet black cherry, cream, diet cream or cel-ray
    $2.75
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50
  • Sparkling Water
    $5.00
  • Housemade Sodas Pomegranate ginger, concord grape or cucumber mint
    $3.75
  • Old Fashioned Eggcrea U-bet chocolate syrup
    $3.75

Coffee & Tea

  • Compass Coffee Regular or decaf
    $3.50
  • Iced Coffee
    $3.50
  • Harney & Sons Tea English breakfast, mint or chamomile
    $3.00
  • Iced Tea
    $3.50

Dinner Menu

Beverages

Cocktails

The Originals

  • Needle in a Rye Stack Riverboat Rye, Sapins Pine Liqueur, Lemon, Angostura Bitters
    $11.00
  • The Schmoozer House Infused Plum Vodka, Ginger Beer, Mint, Lime
    $11.00
  • The Tenenbaumer Redemption Rye, Cardamom Cordial, Cocchi Sweet Vermouth
    $11.00
  • Gentleman's Agreement Old Overholt Rye, Orange Clove Syrup, Root Liqueur
    $12.00
  • Negroni. ..Rye Not St George Rye Gin, Cappelletti, Dolin Blanc, Burlesque Bitters
    $12.00
  • Mazel Tov Cocktail Prosecco Rose, Averell Plum Gin, Lavender Syrup, Lemon
    $11.00

The Classics

  • Bloody Mary Sobieski Vodka, Housemade Mix, Lime, DGS Pickle
    $9.00
  • Mai Tai Flor De Cana Aged Rum, Cointreau, Lime, Orgeat & Myers Dark Rum
    $10.00
  • Sazerac Old Overholt Rye, Absinthe, Sugar, Peychauds Bitters
    $10.00
  • New York Sour Dad's Hat Vermouth Barrel Rye, Lemon, Dow's Ruby Port Float
    $12.00
  • Hanky Panky Bombay Dry Gin, Carpano Sweet Vermouth, Fernet Branca, Orange Twist
    $11.00

Beer

Drafts

  • SLY FOX GOLDEN LAGER, Pottstown, PA
    $7.00
  • EVOLUTION PRIMAL PALE ALE, Salisbury, MD
    $7.00
  • GOOSE ISLAND IPA, Chicago, IL
    $7.00
  • Seasonal Draft Ask your server
    $7.00

Bottles & Cans

  • NARRAGANSETT, Narragansett, RI
    $5.00
  • OSKAR BLUES YELLA PILS, Longmont, CO
    $6.00
  • JACK'S HARD CIDER, Biglerville, PA
    $6.00
  • RADLER GRAPEFRUIT BEER, Salzburg, Austria
    $7.00
  • AVERY WHITE RASCAL, Boulder, CO
    $7.00
  • DELIRIUM TREMENS, Melle, Belgium
    $11.00
  • HOP OTTIN IPA, Boonville, CA
    $7.00
  • PEAK ORGANIC GINGER SAISON, Portland, ME
    $7.00
  • FLYING FISH ABBEY DUBBEL, Somerdale, NJ
    $6.00
  • RAVEN TELL TALE IPA, Baltimore, MD
    $7.00
  • BEAR REPUBLIC RYE, Healdsburg, CA
    $8.00
  • PORT CITY PORTER, Alexandria, VA
    $7.00

Wine

Sparkling

  • POEMA, CAVA, Spain NV
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • VILLA SANTI, PROSECO ROSE, Italy NV
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $32.00

White

  • RIESLING, Dry, Ravines Cellars, Finger Lakes, NY '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • CHENIN BLANC, Cederberg Winery, South Africa '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • GRUNER VELTLINER, Marc Aurel, Austria '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • SAUVIGNON BLANC, FX Barc, Touraine, France'13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • CHARDONNAY, Sulin Winery, Piedmont, Italy '13
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00

Red

  • GRENACHE, Dauvergne-Ranvier, France '12
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $26.00
  • PINOT NOIR, Leyda, Central Valley, Chile '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • CABERNET SAUVIGNON, Dal Maso, Veneto, Italy '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • TOURIGA NACIONAL, Contraste, Douro, Portugal '08
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • MALBEC, Ernesto Catena, Mendoza, Argentina '12
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00

Classic Sodas & House Specialties

  • Dr. Brown's Black cherry, diet black cherry, cream, diet cream or cel-ray
    $2.75
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50
  • Sparkling Water
    $5.00
  • Housemade Sodas Pomegranate ginger, concord grape or cucumber mint
    $3.75
  • Old Fashioned Eggcream U-bet chocolate syrup
    $3.75

Dinner

Small

  • Today's Pickles Housemade dills, half sours & mixed pickled vegetables
    $6.00
  • Chopped Liver Red onion marmalade, chicken cracklings & rye toast
    $9.00
  • Reuben Egg Rolls Served with spicy russian dressing
    $8.00
  • Stuffed Cabbage Ground brisket, sweet and sour tomato sauce & orzo
    $10.00
  • Matzo Ball Soup Already world famous
    $7.00
  • Soup of the Day Always vegetarian
    $7.00
  • Seasonal Salad Mixed greens, dried apricots, walnuts & caraway dressing
    $7.50
  • Beet Salad Arugula, orange, pickled fennel, feta & sherry vinaigrette
    $8.00
  • Smoked Salmon Caesar Hearts of romaine, chopped smoked salmon, dill & our caesar dressing
    $8.00
  • The "Greek" Mixed greens, pickled red onion, crispy pita, feta & sherry vinaigrettes
    $8.00

Potato Latkes

  • Apple Preserves & Sour Cream
    $5.50
    $9.00
  • Smoked Salmon, Horseradish Sauce & Dill
    $9.00
    $15.00
  • Poutine, Gravy, Farmers Cheese & Green Onion
    $7.00
    $12.00

Smorgasboards

  • Smoked Salmon
    $7.00
  • "Pastrami" Smoked Salmon
    $7.50
  • Kippered Salmon Salad
    $5.00
  • Whitefish Salad
    $8.00
  • Peppered Trout
    $8.00

Large

  • 45 Minute Roast Chicken Sweet onion gravy and thyme
    $18.00
    $35.00
  • Roasted Pacific Cod Smoked paprika, cucumber & dill yogurt
    $19.00
  • Family Style Matzo Ball Soup Seasonal vegetables & housemade egg noodles
    $17.00
  • Roasted Cauliflower Tahini sauce, golden raisin, almond & caper relish
    $16.00
  • Chicken Schnitzel Braised red cabbage & housemade apple mustard
    $17.00
  • Braised Brisket Red wine braise & fresh horseradish gremolata
    $19.00
  • Pan Roasted Salmon Butternut squash, sage & hazelnut dukka
    $20.00
  • Falafel Our hummus, pickled red onion & parsley salad
    $16.00

Sandwiches

  • Half Pound, House Made Pastrami or Corned Beef Served with house mustard on double baked rye
    $15.00
  • Reubens Swiss cheese, no 1 sons sauerkraut & russian dressing on toasted rye
    Dgs Corned Beef $15.00
    Smoked Turkey $14.00
    Smoked Tempeh $13.00
  • The Leon Smoked turkey, chopped liver, coleslaw and russian dressing on double baked rye
    $15.00
  • Burgers Smoked jalapeno mayo, bread and butter pickles on potato bun with french fries
    Classic Burger $15.00
    Falafel Burger $13.00

For the Table

  • Hand Cut French Fries Za'atar & roasted garlic yogurt
    $5.00
  • Reuben French Fries A dgs classic
    $9.00
  • Sauteed Greens Garlic oil and lemon
    $7.00
  • Brussels Sprouts Granny smith apple & pickled mustard seed
    $7.00
  • Housemade Spaetzle Preserved lemon, spinach & garlic
    $8.00
  • Housemade Egg Noodles Mushrooms, leeks & fresh herbs
    $9.00

Drink Menu

Cocktails

The Originals

  • Boudreau Prosecco Rose, Aperol, Evan Williams Bourbon, Pink Grapefruit
    $11.00
  • The Maven Pritchards Cranberry Rum, Maraschino Liqueur, Lime, Cranberry, Cherry Bark Vanilla Bitters
    $8.00
  • The Schmoozer House Infused Plum Vodka, Ginger Beer, Mint, Lime
    $10.00
  • Gentlemans Agreement Redemption Rye, Root Liqueur, Orange Clove Cordial
    $11.00
  • Uncle Benny Four Roses Bourbon, Benedictine, Byrrh, Preserved Apples
    $12.00
  • The Briscoe Cocktail Jameson Irish Whiskey, Bigallet Amer, Lemon Bittermans Grapefruit Bitters, Nutmeg
    $11.00
  • Mazel Tov Cocktail Prosecco Rose , Averell Plum Gin, Lavender Syrup, Lemon
    $10.00

The Classics

  • Bloody Mary Sobieski Vodka, Housemade Mix, Lime, DGS Pickle
    $8.00
  • Sidecar Osocalis Brandy, Cointreau, Fresh Lemon Juice, Citrus Sugar
    $10.00
  • Sazerac Old Overholt Rye, Absinthe, Sugar, Peychauds Bitters
    $10.00
  • New York Sour Dad's Hat Vermouth Barrel Rye, Lemon, Dow's Ruby Port Float
    $12.00
  • Hanky Panky Bombay Dry Gin, Carpano Sweet Vermouth, Fernet Branca, Orange Twist
    $11.00

Beverage

Wine

Sparkling

  • Poema,cava, Spain, Nv
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • Villa Santi, Proseco Rose, Italy NV
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $32.00

White

  • Riesling, Dry, Ravines Cellars, Finger Lakes, NY '13
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • Chenin Blanc/viognier, Pine Ridge, California '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Marc Aurel, Austria '12
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Fx Barc, Touraine, France'13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Chardonnay, Sulin Winery, Piedmont, Italy '13
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00

Red

  • Grenache, Dauvergne-ranvier, France '12
    Glass $7.00
    Bottle $26.00
  • Pinot Noir, Block Nine, Napa Valley, California '12
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Dal Maso, Veneto, Italy '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Touriga Nacional, Contraste, Douro, Portugal '08
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • Malbec, Ernesto Catena, Mendoza, Argentina '11
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00

Beer

The Originals

  • Mammoth Epic Ipa, Mammoth Lakes, CA
    $8.00
  • Peak Fresh Cut Pilsner, Portland, Me
    $7.00
  • Sly Fox Dunkel Lager, Pottstown, PA
    $7.00
  • Three Stars Seasonal,Washington, DC
    $8.00

Bottles & Cans

  • Genesee Cream Ale, Genesee Brewing Company
    $5.00
  • Miller High Life, Miller Brewing Company
    $5.00
  • Tsingtao, Tsingtao Brewery
    $6.00
  • Radler Grapefruit Beer, Stiegl Brewery
    $7.00
  • Flying Dog Atlantic Lager, Flying Dog Brewery
    $6.00
  • Avery White Rascal, Avery Brewing
    $7.00
  • Delirium Tremens, Huyghe Brewery
    $11.00
  • Hop Ottin Ipa, Anderson Valley Brewing
    $7.00
  • Brooklyn Brown Ale, Brooklyn, NY
    $6.00
  • Peak Nut Brown Ale, Portland, Me
    $7.00
  • Founder's Rye Ipa., Grand Rapids MI
    $8.00
  • Port City Porter, Alexandria, VA
    $7.00
  • Guinness Extra Stout, Dublin, Ireland
    $7.00

Classic Sodas & House Specialties

  • Dr Browns Black Cherry, Diet Black Cherry, Cream, Diet Cream, Ginger Ale & Cel-Ray
    $2.75
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50
  • Dad's Root Beer
    $3.50
  • Housemade Sodas Pomegranate Ginger & Cucumber Mint
    $3.50
  • Old Fashioned Eggcream U-Bet Chocolate Syrup
    $3.50

Cofffee & Tea

  • LA Colombe Coffee Regular & Decaf
    $3.50
  • Iced Coffee
    $3.50
  • Harney & Sons Tea English Breakfast, Mint & Chamomile
    $3.00
  • Iced Tea
    $3.00

To-go Menu

Sandwiches

  • Andrea's Delight corned beef, swiss, coleslaw, russian dressing, rye
    $13.50
  • Roasted Turkey avocado, pepper relish, provolone, gribenes, pumpernickel
    $10.00
  • Half Pound Pastrami Or Corned Beef creekstone farms brisket, house mustard, double baked rye
    $13.00
    Add Swiss Or Provolone Cheese $1.25
    Add Coleslaw Or Sauerkraut $2.00
  • Dgs Hamburger smoked jalapeno mayo and bread & butter pickles
    $9.00
    Add Swiss Or Provolone Cheese 1 $1.25
  • Falafel hummus, cucumber, pickled beets, feta, pita
    $8.50
  • White Fish Salad tomato jam, fried capers, radish, montreal bagel
    $10.00
  • Smoked Salmon Bagel "pastrami spiced" salmon, labneh, cucumber salad, montreal bagel
    $10.00
  • Dgs Reuben O R Grilled Eggplant Reuben swiss, no 1 sons sauerkraut, russian dressing, rye
    $13.50
    $10.00

Sides

  • Matzo Ball Soup
    $7.00
  • Bubbe's Borscht
    $7.00
  • Potato Salad
    $3.00
  • Coleslaw
    $3.00
  • Cucumber Salad
    $3.00
  • Pickle Plate
    $5.00

Drinks

  • Dr. Browns
    $3.00
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50
  • Fizzy Lizzy
    $3.50
  • Root Beer
    $3.00
  • Water
    $3.00

Desserts

Dessert

  • Caramelized Banana Split Peanut Butter Ice Cream, Caramel, Chocolate Sauce
    $8.00
  • Chocolate Babka Bread Pudding Salted Caramel Ice Cream
    $8.00
  • Adriana's Double Chocolate Cake
    $7.00
  • Honey Glazed Donuts
    $7.00
  • Vanilla Cheesecake Graham Cracker Crust and Orange Marmalade
    $7.00
  • Root Beer Float Dad's Root Beer and Salted Caramel Ice Cream
    $5.00
  • Ice Cream Or Sorbet Ask Your Server for the Daily Selection
    $5.00

Drinks

  • La Colombe Coffee Decaf or Regular
    $3.50
  • U Bet Chocolate Eggcream U-Bet Chocolate Syrup, Milk, Seltzer
    $3.00
  • Harney And Sons Teas English Breakfast, Chamomile, or Mint
    $3.00
  • House Made Spirits Slivovitz, Aquavit or Apricot Acquavit
    $6.00

Happy Hour

Bites

  • Chick-Dill-A fried chicken, dill mayo, bread & butter pickle
  • Fish-Fill-A tempura cod, malt vinegar aioli, shaved lettuce
  • Les Canadiens latke "poutine", gravy, farmers cheese
  • Pastrami Von Frieberg pastrami chili, cheddar, pickled jalapeno, fries
  • The Art of Kung Jew reuben egg roll, spicy russian dipping sauce
  • Rattle and Hummus house made hummus, sumac, pita chips

Cocktails

  • Le Marais Sparkling Wine, St Germain, Orange Juice, Peychaud's Bitters
  • Meyer Lansky Sour Gin, Meyer Lemon Juice, Regan's Bitters
  • The Mensch Bourbon, Blood Orange, Angostura Bitters
  • Martini or Manhattan Gin or Vodka, Bourbon or Rye, Straight Up or On The Rocks
  • The Shiksa House Infused Apple Vodka, Lemon, Club Soda

Wine

Sparkling

  • Cava Poema, Spain NV

White

  • Chardonnay Sulin Winery, Piedmont, Italy '13
  • Verdicchio Santa Barbara, Italy '14

Red

  • Barbera Terre D'Aleramo, Italy '14
  • Merlot/Carignan Domaine St Eugenie, France '14

Beer

  • Beer of the Week ask your server
  • Goose Island Ipa Draft Chicago, IL
  • Peak Organic Ginger Saison Portland, ME
  • Narragansett Lager Narragansett, RI
  • Oskar Blues Yella Pils Longmont, CO

Catering

Platters

  • Sandwich Platter choice of up to 3 sandwiches & 2 sides: 8 day corned beef, dgs mustard, rye; roasted turkey, roasted pepper relish, mustard, rye; dgs smoked salmon, red onion, capers, cream cheese, rye; chicken salad, peppadews, "everything" aioli, rye; whitefish salad, butter lettuce, tomato jam, pumpernickel; grilled eggplant, dgs hummus, sprouts, feta, pumpernickel. sides: coleslaw, potato salad, cucumber salad, mixed green salad
    $14.00
  • Delicatessen Platter served with rye bread & mustard/"everything". aioli/russian dressing on the side. choice of up to 3 meats & 2 sides: corned beef, roasted turkey, chicken salad, grilled eggplant. +add provolone or swiss cheese ($1 supplement per person). sides: coleslaw, potato salad, cucumber salad, mixed green salad
    $16.00
  • Appetizing Platter served with sesame bagels, cream cheese & traditional garnishes on the side. choice of up to 3 fish & 2 sides: smoked salmon, smoked salmon "pastrami", whitefish salad, smoked sablefish (+$5 supplement per person ). sides: coleslaw, potato salad, cucumber salad, mixed green salad
    $18.00
  • Pickle Platter half sours, dills, and mix of pickled seasonal vegetables
    $3.00
  • Cookie Platter chocolate chip, oatmeal raisin, and chocolate mandelbrat
    $3.00

Main

  • Chopped Liver served with red onion marmalade and double baked rye
    $30.00

Sides

  • Potato Salad
    $3.00
  • Coleslaw
    $3.00
  • Cucumber Salad
    $3.00
  • Mixed Greens
    $3.00

Beverages

  • Dr. Brown's Cream
    $3.00
    6 For $12.00
  • Diet Cream
    $3.00
    6 For $12.00
  • Black Cherry Or Cel-ray Soda
    $3.00
    6 For $12.00
  • Fizzy Lizzy Tangerine-orange Or Grapefruit
    $3.50
  • Sparkling Water
    $3.50
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50

Brunch Menu

Bottomless Brunch

  • Bottomless Brunch choice of appetizer and entree or entree and dessert, plus a choice of bottomless mimosas, screwdrivers or bloody mary's
    2 Courses $27.00

Appetizers

  • Matzo Ball Soup already world famous
    $7.00
  • Today's Pickles half sours, dills & assorted pickled vegetables
    $6.00
  • Chopped Liver red onion marmalade, chicken cracklings & rye
    $9.00
  • Parfait walnut granola, apples, figs, honey yogurt
    $5.00
  • House Salad ask your server about our housemade dressings
    $6.50

For the Table

  • Potato Latkes sour cream & dgs apple preserves
    $5.50
    $9.00
  • Hand Cut French Fries za'atar and roasted garlic yogurt
    $6.00
  • Bagel & Schmear toasted montreal bagel & cream cheese
    $3.00
  • Patatas Bravas crispy home fries, sour cream & harissa
    $6.00
  • Rispy Pastrami or Pastrami Scrapple
    $6.00

Entrees

  • Whitefish Salad Platter house smoked whitefish, montreal bagel & traditional garnishes
    $15.00
  • Smoked Salmon Platter 24 hour cured and cold smoked salmon, montreal bagel & traditional garnishes
    $16.00
  • Dgs Pastrami Hash sunny side up eggs, roasted peppers, potatoes & mustard sauce
    $14.00
  • Challah French Toast mixed berries, toasted almonds & apple maple syrup
    $12.00
  • Benedictberg poached eggs, dgs smoked salmon, two latkes & sumac hollandaise
    $15.00
  • Shakshouka poached eggs, tomato and roasted pepper stew, served with grilled rye
    $14.00
  • Matzo Brei scrambled eggs with matzo, swiss chard & horseradish, served with crispy potatoes & grilled rye
    $12.00
  • L. E. O. scrambled eggs with smoked salmon & caramelized onion, served with crispy potatoes and grilled rye
    $14.00

Sandwiches

  • Breakfast Club corned beef, fried egg, potato latke, swiss cheese & hollandaise on a poppy bun
    $15.00
  • Reuben swiss, no #1 sauerkraut, russian dressing, rye
    Corned Beef $13.95
    Smoked Turkey $13.95
    Smoked Tempeh $10.00
  • Hamburger or Falafel Burger creekstone farms beef, smoked jalapeno mayo, bread and butter pickle, served with french fries
    $15.00
    $13.50
  • Half Pound Pastrami or Corned Beef creekstone farms brisket, house mustard, rye
    $14.95
    $13.95

Appetizing Board

  • Smoked Salmon
    $7.00
  • "Pastrami" Salmon
    $7.50
  • Kippered Salmon Belly
    $5.00
  • Whitefish Salad
    $8.00
  • Peppered Trout
    $8.00

Beverages

Wine

Sparkling

  • Poema, Cava, Spain Nv
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • Villa Santi, Prosecco Rose, Italy Nv
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $32.00

White

  • Riesling, Dry, Ravines Cellars, Finger Lakes Ny '13
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • Chenin Blanc, Cederberg Winery, South Africa '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Marc Aurel, Austria '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Fx Barc, Touraine, France'13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Chardonnay, Sulin Vinery, Piedmont, Italy '13
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00

Red

  • Grenache/Syrah, Dauvergne-Ranvier, France '12
    Glass $7.00
    Bottle $26.00
  • Pinot Noir, Leyda Valley, Central Valley, Chile '13
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $32.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Dal Maso, Veneto, Italy '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $27.00
  • Touriga Nacional, Contraste, Douro, Portugal '08
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • Malbec, Ernesto Catena, Mendoza, Argentina '11
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00

Cocktails

  • Dgs Bloody Mary sobieski vodka, kummel, fresh horseradish, housemade dill pickle
    $9.00
  • Classic Bloody Mary house bloody mary, sobieski vodka, celery, lime
    $8.00
  • Le Marais cava, st germain, orange juice, peychaud's bitters
    $9.00
  • New York Sour dad's hat vermouth barrel rye, lemon, dow's ruby port float
    $12.00
  • Pimms Cup pimm's no. 1, lemon soda, orange, cucumber
    $8.00

Beer

Draft

  • Sly Fox Lager
    $7.00
  • Alewerks Brown Ale
    $7.00
  • Peak Organic Ipa
    $8.00
  • Hellbender Red Line Ale
    $7.00

Bottles & Cans

  • Radler Grapefruit
    $7.00
  • Genesee Cream Ale
    $5.00
  • Miller High Life
    $5.00
  • Jack's Cider
    $6.00
  • Avery White Rascal
    $7.00
  • Six Point Ale
    $8.00
  • Delirium Tremens
    $11.00
  • Anderson Valley Ipa
    $7.00
  • Raven Tell Tale Ipa
    $7.00
  • Brooklyn Brown Ale
    $6.00
  • Bear Republic Rye
    $8.00
  • Port City Porter
    $7.00

Soft Drinks

  • Dr Browns black cherry, diet black cherry, cream, diet cream or cel-ray
    $2.75
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50
  • Sparkling Water
    $5.00
  • Old Fashioned Eggcream u-bet chocolate syrup
    $3.00
  • Housemade Sodas pomegranate ginger, concord grape or cucumber mint
    $3.50
  • Harney & Sons Tea english breakfast, mint or chamomile
    $3.00
  • Iced Tea
    $3.00
  • La Colombe Coffee regular or decaf
    $3.50
  • Iced Coffee
    $3.50

Mid Day Menu

Sandwiches

  • Half Pound, House Made Pastrami Or Corned Beef creekstone farms brisket and house mustard on double baked rye
    $13.00
    Add Shmear Of Chopped Liver $3.00
    Add Swiss Or Provolone Cheese $1.25
    Add Coleslaw Or Sauerkrau $2.00
  • White Fish Platter our smoked whitefish served with schmear, montreal bagel & traditional garnishes
    $13.50
  • Roasted Turkey slow roasted turkey, avocado spread, pepper relish, provolone, gribenes on russian rye
    $10.00
  • Dgs Reuben O R Grilled eggplant Reuben swiss cheese, no #1 sons sauerkraut & russian on toasted rye
    $13.50
    $10.00
  • Andrea's Delight dgs corned beef, swiss, coleslaw & russian on double baked rye
    $13.50
  • Hot Dog house made short rib hot dog, mustard, onion, relish, potato bun, served with coleslaw
    $6.00
  • The Israeli our hummus, cucumber salad, pickled beets, feta on russian rye
    $9.00
  • Dgs Hamburger premium black angus, smoked jalapeno mayo, b & b pickle on potato bun, served with french fries
    $13.50
    Add Swiss Or Provolone Cheese $1.25
  • Smoked Salmon Platter our cold smoked salmon served with a montreal bagel, schmear & traditional garnishes
    $15.00

Soups, Salads & Sides

  • Today's Pickles dills, half sours & assorted vegetables all pickled in house
    $7.00
  • Matzo Ball Soup already world famous duck schmaltz matzo balls
    $7.00
  • Bubbe's Borscht beets, cabbage, potatoes with dill & sour cream
    $7.00
  • Cobb Salad mixed greens topped with corned beef, avocado, blue cheese, gribenes & champagne vinaigrette
    $12.00
  • House Salad mixed greens tossed with carrots, wheat berries & caraway vinaigrette
    $7.00
  • Chopped Liver red onion marmalade, gribenes & rye toast
    $8.00
  • Potato Latkes dgs apple preserves & sour cream
    $7.00
  • Mac & Cheese ricotta dumplings with swiss cheese sauce & rye bread crumbs
    $6.00
  • Hand Cut French Fries za'atar spice & roasted garlic yogurt
    $6.00

Dinner Beverage

Wine

Sparkling

  • Poema, Cava, Spain NV
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $30.00
  • Fantinel Rose, Proseco, Italy NV
    Glass $11.00
    Bottle $38.00

White

  • Riesling, Dry, Ravines Cellars, Finger Lakes NY '12
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • Chenin Blanc/Viognier, Pine Ridge, California '12
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Gruner Veltliner, Marc Aurel, Austria '12
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $26.00
  • Sauvignon Blanc, Fx Barc, Touraine, France'12
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $28.00
  • Chardonnay, Sulin Vinery, Piedmont, Italy '12
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $38.00

Red

  • Grenache/Syrah, Dauvergne-ranvier, France '12
    Glass $7.00
    Bottle $25.00
  • Pinot Noir, Mazzolino, Lombardy Italy '12
    Glass $11.00
    Bottle $38.00
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Dal Maso, Veneto, Italy '13
    Glass $8.00
    Bottle $27.00
  • Tempranillo, O'fournier, Ribero Del Duero, Spain '10
    Glass $10.00
    Bottle $36.00
  • Malbec, Ernesto Catena, Mendoza Argentina '11
    Glass $9.00
    Bottle $38.00

Cocktails

  • The Honeymooner Appleton Estate Rum, Pomegranate Syrup, Apple, Lemon, Rhubarb Bitters
    $11.00
  • The Schmoozer House Infused Plum Vodka, Ginger Beer, Mint, Lim
    $10.00
  • Boudreau Aperol, Bardstown Bourbon, Prosecco, Pink Grapefruit
    $11.00
  • Mint julep Johnny Drum Bourbon, Sugar, Fresh Mint
    $9.00
  • New York Sour Dad's Hat Vermouth Barrel Rye, Lemon, Dow's Ruby Port Float
    $12.00

Beer

Draught

  • Mammoth Epic Ipa
    $8.00
  • Peak Fresh Cut Pilsner
    $7.00
  • Helles Golden Lager
    $7.00
  • Three Stars Seasonal
    $8.00

Bottles & Cans

  • Radler Grapefruit
    $7.00
  • Genesee Cream Ale
    $5.00
  • Miller High Life
    $5.00
  • Tsing Tao
    $6.00
  • Flying Dog Lager
    $6.00
  • Avery White Rascal
    $7.00
  • Delirium Tremens
    $11.00
  • Anderson Valley Ipa
    $7.00
  • Peak Nut Brown Ale
    $7.00
  • Founders Red Rye PA
    $8.00
  • Port City Porter
    $7.00
  • Guinness Extra Stout
    $7.00

Soft Drinks

  • Dr Browns Black Cherry, Diet Black Cherry, Cream, Diet Cream, Ginger Ale & Cel-Ray
    $2.75
  • Mexican Coke
    $3.50
  • Dad's Root Beer
    $3.50
  • Housemade Sodas Pomegranate Ginger & Cucumber Mint
    $3.50
  • Old Fashioned Eggcream U-Bet Chocolate Syrup
    $3.50
  • Harney & Sons Tea English Breakfast, Mint & Chamomile
    $3.00
  • Iced Tea
    $3.50
  • LA Colombe Coffee Regular & Decaf
    $3.50
  • Iced Coffee
    $3.50

1317 Connecticut Avenue Northwest
Washington, DC 20036

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  • Price Range: $$
    Atmosphere: Industrial, Modern, Refined
  • Dress Code: Casual
    Good For: Family, Groups, Outdoor Dining
  • Noise Level: Average
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (202) 293-4400
  • Private Dining Room: No