New American

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  • 2015 Best Wine List
  • 2016 Best American

This discreet downtown fine dining restaurant holds several honors, including being named the only five star restaurant in DC by the Forbes Travel Guide. Plume is situated in The Jefferson hotel, in a setting inspired by Thomas Jefferson’s gardens at Monticello. New American prix fixe and tasting menus change seasonally and feature creative dishes such as beeswax poached king salmon and foie gras terrine with pomegranate, rhubarb and buffalo Mozzarella. Their award-winning wines feature over 1,500 labels including over 30 Madeiras dating back to the 1800’s.

The Plume menu changes regularly. The most recent menu can be found here.

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  • One Michelin star 2016
  • Number 6: 100 Very Best Restaurants 2016 - Washingtonian
  • Only Forbes Five Star-Rated Restaurant in Washington, DC 2014-2016
  • Wine Spectator 'Best of' Award of Excellence 2015
  • Two and a half stars from the Washington Post 2014
  • Top 10, 100 Very Best Restaurants 2016 from The Washingtonian

1200 16th St NW
Washington, DC 20036

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  • Price Range: $$$$
    Atmosphere: Formal, Romantic, Upscale
  • Dress Code: Dressy
    Good For: Foodies, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion
  • Noise Level: Quiet
  • Wine Spirits: Full Bar
    Phone: (202) 448-2300
  • Private Dining Room: Yes