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Chinatown/Convention Center

Zola, D.C.

800 F St. N.W.
Washington, DC, 20004, United States
TEL: (202) 654-0999

Appropriately, this Penn Quarter restaurant, located right next door to the Spy Museum, feels straight out of James Bond. Champagne-filled ice buckets punctuate a series of dining rooms set against a dramatic backdrop of mirrored walls and floor-to-ceiling windows. Business types in power suits network over upscale American cuisine while tourists in shorts eat burgers (and people-watch) at the bar. Zola's specialty cocktails and signature non-alcoholic beverages make it a popular spot for lunch (or martinis) for the inside-the-Beltway crowd, as well as a solid choice for late night cocktails.

Insider Tip:

Evocative of James Bond, Zola's has a secret door that allows guests to slip discreetly to the bathrooms.


Open / Closes
  • Accessible by Public Transportation
  • Chef's Table
  • Dinner
  • Full Bar
  • Good for Groups
  • Lunch
  • Large Groups
  • Private Dining/Party Space
  • Prix Fixe
  • Private Room Available
  • Tasting Menu

Cuisine Type:: American Nouveau


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