Join Us For Our Election Night 2018

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Come out and celebrate with us your right to vote on this momentous day as we offer some of our most popular items at reduced prices all night long. We will create the Election Night Atmosphere with decorations and our regular happy hour from 3pm until 7pm along with these other all evening long specials. Food Specials $1.25 oysters 3pm until 7pm $3 New York Style Hot Dogs with Sauerkraut...

Restaurant Week Extended Till September 8th!
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If you missed DC Restaurant Week last week, no worries! We will be extending Restaurant Week for our dinner menu till September 8th, 2018! And to make it even better, we’ll also continue to offer an optional $18 3oz wine...

Dog Days of Summer At Teddy
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Starting Monday, July 23, Teddy & the Bully Bar wants you to spend the Dog Days of Summer with them! Celebrate with a complimentary food buffet and sizzling happy hour cocktail prices offered at the bar and on the patio. Happy...

Join Us For Summer Restaurant Week
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It's summertime and that mean's sun, pools, and RAMW's Restaurant Week! Join us Monday, August 13th through Sunday, August 19th for a $22 three-course lunch menu and a $35 three-course dinner menu. This is a deal not to be missed!...

JOIN US FOR OUR FIFTH ANNIVERSARY
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It's hard to believe it's already been five years since we opened our doors in DC's Dupont Circle neighborhood. To celebrate we will be throwing an Anniversary Party on Thursday, June 21st from 6pm - 8pm. Join Teddy & the...

Celebrate the Start of Passover at Teddy
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Join Teddy & the Bully Bar for a special Passover Seder on Friday, March 30th & Saturday, March 31st. For $45 per person and $21 for children 12 & under (tax & gratuity are not included) guests, will enjoy a...

Celebrate The Fourth with Bottomless BBQ
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There is no better to place to celebrate Independence Day than in our Nation's Capital. Before heading down to the mall to enjoy one of the best firework displays in the country, stop by Teddy & the Bully Bar for our amazing...

Powell Bilingual Elementary Community Carnival
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One of the most wonderful parts of being a restaurant in DC is connecting with the incredible community around us. As we get caught up in the chaos of our daily lives, it’s always a treat to spend some quality...

Treat Mom to Brunch This Mother’s Day
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It’s never too early to make a plan for Mom. Teddy & the Bully Bar is hosting a Mother’s Day fit for a queen on Sunday, May 13th with seatings from 10 am – 3:30 pm. Our Dupont Circle restaurant...

Spring Has Sprung at Teddy
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The weather might not be screaming springtime in DC but the official start of spring is Tuesday, March 20th, and Teddy & the Bully Bar is ready to debut their spring menus. Starting Saturday, March 17th Teddy & the Bully...

CELEBRATE THE START OF PASSOVER AT TEDDY
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Join Teddy & the Bully Bar for a special Passover Seder on Friday, March 30th & Saturday, March 31st. For $45 per person and $21 for children 12 & under (tax & gratuity are not included) guests, will enjoy a...

EASTER BRUNCH PERFECT FOR THE WHOLE FAMILY
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Join Teddy & the Bully Bar for a classic Easter brunch perfect for the whole family. For $60 a person, $22 for children 12 & under, enjoy a first-course starter, a main course, and endless stations & sides. This year's...

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with a Tasting Menu & Photo Booth at Teddy
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This Valentine’s Day, Teddy & the Bully Bar invites guests to treat themselves and their significant other to a special four-course Chef’s Tasting Menu curated by Food Network Chopped Champion and PRG Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala. The $70 four-course...

the inauguration: barrel no. 5 release
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Teddy & the Bully Bar, the presidential inspired restaurant located in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, DC, invite guests to come and sample their new Barrel No. 5 and two craft cocktails on Wednesday, January 31st at 6:00pm. All new...

WINTER RESTAURANT WEEK BEGINS JANUARY 22nd
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It’s that time of the year again when DC diners are invited to enjoy a great dining experience at an amazing value! RAMW Winter Restaurant week begins Monday, January 22 thru Sunday, January 28 with Teddy & the Bully Bar...

New Year’s Day 70s Brunch
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Celebrate the New Year with Teddy & The Bully Bar's famous party brunch, mimosas & Bloody Marys in NW DC's Dupont Circle on New Year’s Day, Monday January 1, 2018. Brunch will be served from 10:30 AM until 2:30 PM (in...

New Year’s Eve Party
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Our New Year’s Eve Party is always a highlight, and this year we’ll be ringing in 2018 in Dupont Circle with friends into the wee hours. Join us for a fun night filled with savory cuisine, distinctive cocktails, party favors, midnight...

Spunky Diva Diaries Blog Says Don’t Miss Out On Teddy
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Lifestyle blog SpunkyDiva Diaries shared their recent visit to Teddy & the Bully Bar and we couldn't be happier to have provided such a wonderful dining experience. SpunkyDiva Diaries an online platform focused on "Real Women. Real Life. Real Stories." Thank...

Christmas in DC: Holiday Dinner with Teddy
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Create a new holiday tradition this Christmas in DC with your friends and family. Teddy & The Bully Bar is opening its doors on Christmas Day 2017, welcoming all to our Holiday Dinner. Chef Zavala will be preparing the finest...

Ring In 2018 with Teddy
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It’s almost time to say farewell to 2017 (thank goodness!). What better way to celebrate than with us? This year we are offering multiple dining options, along with party favors, a complimentary champagne toast, and of course a DJ. No...

Thanksgiving Dinner in DC @ Teddy & The Bully Bar
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This year, why not leave the cooking to us and start a new tradition for Thanksgiving: make your reservation today to join friends and family around our table on Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 at Teddy & The Bully Bar in downtown...

EATER Covers Our Thanksgiving Dinner for Charity
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DC EATER reported on our plans to host 30 women from local charity N Street Village from 10 a.m. to noon Thanksgiving Day, ahead of our annual Thanksgiving Dinner (1 p.m. to 8 p.m). Thanks for the press! We are thrilled...

New 26 Day Barrel-Aged Spirit for 2018
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In partnership with Jos. A. Magnus & Co. Distillery, Teddy & the Bully Bar will be introducing a new 26 day barrel-aged spirit in 2018 using Jos. A. Magus liquors. Our Bar Manager has been hard at work crafting six...

A Christmas Day Feast At Teddy
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Make your reservation for a stress-free Christmas Day dinner at our restaurant in the heart of DC! Join us on Monday, December 25, 2017, for a menu featuring an a la carte starter, four different carving stations, unlimited holiday sides,...

Our Private Event Spaces: Perfect for Corporate Holiday Parties in DC
Blog, Private Events

Teddy & The Bully Bar in lower Dupont Circle Washington, DC was featured by Evoke DC as a premiere private event space for weddings, corporate holiday parties, family functions and private events of all kinds. We boast a fabulous space, we're...

Fall Is Here & So Are Our New Menus
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The leaves have changed and so have our menus! Introducing our new Fall menus all from Chopped Champion and Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala. Using the finest locally sourced ingredients Chef Zavala has created impeccable dishes, sure to be your...

Happy Hour to Benefit Friends of Theodore Roosevelt Island
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Teddy & The Bully Bar, Friends of Teddy Roosevelt Island and the U.S. National Park Service are pleased to present a Happy Hour @ Teddy to benefit Theodore Roosevelt Island this Wednesday October 18 from 5-7pm. It was only fitting...

Thanksgiving Day with Teddy
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This year, why not leave the cooking to us and start a new tradition on Thanksgiving Day: make your reservation today to join friends and family around our table in DC on Thursday, November 23rd, 2017 at Teddy & The Bully...

Happy Hour to Benefit Friends of Theodore Roosevelt Island
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Teddy & The Bully Bar, Friends of Teddy Roosevelt Island and the U.S. National Park Service are pleased to present Happy Hour @ Teddy & The Bully Bar to benefit Theodore Roosevelt Island this Wednesday October 18 from 5-7pm. In...

“Fall” for Our Wines
Blog, Happy Hour, The Bully Bar

With the weather getting cool and crisp, it's the perfect time for a glass of wine with friends on our patio at DC's Teddy & The Bully Bar. And just in time for all of the glorious weather: Teddy &...

Rosh Hashanah @ Teddy: September 20th & 21st
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Leave the cooking to us: this year, celebrate Rosh Hashanah in downtown DC at our beautiful restaurant Teddy & The Bully Bar! On Wednesday September 20th and Thursday September 21st make Teddy & The Bully Bar your DC restaurant for the...

BYT Recommends: Drinks @ Teddy
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Going to Nat Geo's Sharks and Recreation event on September 15 at the National Geographic Museum in downtown DC? Teddy Roosevelt, our namesake, would approve. BYT recommends pregaming with us for Happy Hour, 3-7pm. Thanks for the press! During happy hour,...

Celebrate Rosh Hashanah in Downtown DC: Eat @ Teddy
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Leave the cooking to us: celebrate Rosh Hashanah in downtown DC at our beautiful restaurant Teddy & The Bully Bar! On Wednesday September 20 and Thursday September 21 make Teddy & The Bully Bar your DC restaurant for the Jewish New Year....

Spread the Love: Help Hurricane Harvey Victims this Labor Day Weekend
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Teddy would have wanted it this way: come out this weekend & help us raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC's Dupont Circle will be donating a portion of our Labor Day...

Labor Day Weekend @ Teddy: Portion of All Proceeds Donated to Hurricane Harvey Relief
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Teddy would have wanted it this way: come out this weekend & help us raise money for those affected by Hurricane Harvey. Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC's Dupont Circle will be donating a portion of our Labor Day...

DC Summer Restaurant Week Dinner Menu EXTENDED: Available Through August 31
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Washington DC Summer 2017 Restaurant Week was such a hit at Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC’s Dupont Circle that we're extending it! The delicious Dinner menu, featuring the best locally sourced juicy and delicious summer produce, fish, game...

Choose Teddy for Summer Restaurant Week 2017
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Washington DC Summer 2015 Restaurant Week is August 14-20, and Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC’s Dupont Circle is offering delicious Lunch and Dinner menus featuring the best locally sourced juicy and delicious summer produce, fish, game and meat....

Spotted @ Teddy: Real Housewives Gizelle Bryant & Ashley Boalch Darby
Blog, Spotted @ Teddy, Zavala

Who are those pretty ladies with our own Chopped Champion Chef Demetrio? Originally reported by Samantha Crafton Public Relations, Gizelle Bryant and Ashley Boalch Darby of Bravo's Real Housewives of Potomac stopped for a bite at Teddy & The Bully...

August is National Watermelon Month
Blog

August 3 is National Watermelon Day! Celebrate by enjoying our signature watermelon cocktails, only available for the month of August at Teddy & The Bully Bar in Washington DC's Dupont Circle. The cocktails are available all month, but they’ll be...

Teddy Featured in DC Modern Luxury: Uncork for a Cause
Blog, Press

We were so pleased to host the inaugural The inaugural Uncork for a Cause charity program created by Washington Nationals pitcher Gio González. The event benefited The Washington Nationals Dream Foundation and Hialeah Baseball, which provides financial support to the...

Happy Hour @ the Bully Bar
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Join us at The Bully Bar daily 3-7pm for the best Happy Hour in Dupont Circle! You'll enjoy special pricing on a variety of signature cocktails, unique classics served "on tap," and delicious bar bites made to be shared. Teddy’s...

Our Patio Featured in BYT’s DC Outdoor Drinking Guide
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Walk it, Metro it, cab it or bike it - however you do it, get here. It's officially summer in DC, the perfect time for dining outdoors or cocktails al fresco on our patio. Our patio was featured on BYT's 2017...

Independence Day Bottomless BBQ
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Mark your calendar for one of our biggest and best parties of the year! DC is the best place around to watch the 4th of July fireworks, and the National Mall is just down the street from Teddy & The...

July 4th Bottomless BBQ
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Come on down to DC's Dupont Circle to celebrate your independence this July 4th! DC is the best place to watch the 4th of July fireworks, and the National Mall is just down the street from Teddy & The Bully...

Teddy Featured in Love Live DC
Blog, Press

Teddy & The Bully Bar Restaurant was featured in Love Life DC as part of its "5 Tasty DC Restaurants" overview article this month. Thanks for the press! Our tasty and unique Spring & July 4th Menus are here and...

Mental Floss: Our “Mold-Breaking” Mint Julep
Blog

Says Mental Floss of our ambiance ... and mint julep cocktail: "The chicly appointed interior, with its faux taxidermy, gas-powered light fixtures, and restored antique stove, is the perfect setting to sip on Teddy’s berry-licious julep, which combines Woodford mint-infused...

Spotted @ Teddy: Chelsea Handler
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The Hill's "In the Know" reported on Chelsea Handler's lunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar this month. Handler was in DC to film a series of interviews for her TV show, revealing upcoming sit-downs with Democratic Sens. Al Franken...

Washingtonian Top Dentists Event
Blog, Press, Private Events

Teddy & The Bully Bar was honored to host Washingtonian's celebration of the 2017 Top DC Dentists, featured in the March issue. Thanks for the press! The area’s best dentists attended the event, where they enjoyed delicious light bites and drinks . The had their pictures...

Mother’s Day Brunch
Brunch, Save the Date

Enjoy Mother’s Day Brunch in Washington, DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar! Check out the full Mother's Day Brunch Menu on our Menus Page. We'll be seating for Sunday Brunch from 10am - 5 pm, with no dinner service on Mother's...

Join Us for Spring Lunch
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Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC's Dupont Circle has some wonderfully light and refreshing seasonal tastes on our all-new Spring Lunch menu, including choose-your-own protein Salmon or Tuna Poke Bowl. Chef Zavala has created a fantastic new farm-to-table spring menu,...

Easter Sunday Brunch @ Teddy
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We are going all out for Easter in DC! Chef Zavala is pulling out all the stops, making our famous Sunday brunch apropos for an unforgettable Easter Sunday. Ring in spring! Come in your Sunday best or as you are...

Join Us for Mother’s Day – May 14th
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Where in DC are you taking Mom for brunch on Mother's Day, May 14th, 2017? Bring her to Teddy & The Bully Bar ... but don't take our word for it! "Bitches Who Brunch" recommend Teddy & The Bully Bar...

Passover Seder: April 10-11
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[caption id="attachment_2381" align="alignnone" width="500"] Our delicious Matzo Ball Soup[/caption] Enjoy all the Passover tastes you love in a prix fixe menu in DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar. The three-course plus dessert menu will be offered on Monday &...

Easter Sunday Brunch in DC: April 16, 2017 @ Teddy, 10:30-5
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We are going all out for Easter in DC! Chef Zavala is pulling out all the stops, making our famous Sunday brunch apropos for an unforgettable Easter Sunday. Ring in spring! Come in your Sunday best or as you are...

“This Passover, Celebrate Freedom from Cooking,” With Reservations at Teddy & The Bully Bar DC
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Jewish Food Experience DC and The List Are You On It have both featured our upcoming Passover festivities scheduled for April 10-11. Thanks for the press! "When the struggle of cooking brisket for 25 is a task taller than Red...

Yum: Bulgogi Steak Salad
Blog

On the Lunch Menu now at Teddy: this delicious and interesting Bulgogi Steak Salad. Not your typical salad, it has so much flavor! Enjoy a spring mix of cabbage, scallions, heirloom carrots, cucumber, puffed Ancient Grains, and whiskey miso. Are you...

Join Us for Passover: April 10-11
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[caption id="attachment_2381" align="alignnone" width="500"] Our delicious Matzo Ball Soup[/caption] Enjoy all the Passover tastes you love in a prix fixe menu in beautiful downtown DC this April 10-11 at Teddy & The Bully Bar. It's apropos to feast at Teddy, since...

Drool-Worthy: Our Bison Hot Dog
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Hankering for a hot dog but want to stay healthy? Try our Bison Hot Dog at Teddy & The Bully Bar! Our Bison Hot Dog is all natural, gluten-free and made without preservatives, fillers, nitrates or nitrites. It's served with...

Try Our All-New Scotch Flights
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All-new at DC's Teddy & The Bully Bar: enjoy our Scotch Flights. A tribute to a hardworking town and one of history's most belovedly masculine Presidents, Teddy's Scotch Flights include Speyside Flights with all the classics, plus a Japanese flight...

Planning Your DC Wedding Reception or Rehearsal Dinner at a Restaurant: Teddy & The Bully Bar
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Savvy couples know: wedding planning season is in full swing, and hosting your wedding reception or rehearsal dinner in Washington, DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar restaurant is a best bet! A wedding reception or rehearsal dinner at Teddy...

Winter Restaurant Week @ Teddy
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DC Winter Restaurant Week is January 30-February 5, 2017. This special week is a thank-you to our loyal patrons, and an opportunity for those who've never tried Teddy to experience all we have to offer. Our ambiance and seasonal, locally-sourced...

Pro Football Championship Extended Brunch
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On Sunday February 5, 2017 join us for our Annual pro football championship extended brunch in downtown DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar Restaurant. From 10:30 am - 5pm you can enjoy our usual brunch menu. Enjoy a fun...

Inauguration Weekend @ Teddy
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Come commemorate this day in a non partisan way. Friday January 20th at 11 AM | Inauguration special Saturday January 21 at 11 AM | Brunch + dinner Sunday January 22 at 10:30 AM | Brunch + dinner Inauguration special:...

Choose Teddy for DC Restaurant Week: January 30-Feb 5
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Enjoy the best dining experience in DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar during DC Restaurant Week starting January 30! Great news, too: both Teddy in Dupont Circle & sister restaurant LINCOLN in Penn Quarter are participating, each with a uniquely...

This holiday, give the gift of food & drink …
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... and gift YOURSELF, too! For every $100 spent on gift cards, you will receive a $20 complimentary card. Click here to visit our store & get a jump on your holiday shopping!

Come Toast the Holiday Season at Teddy & The Bully Bar
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Bring your friends ... bring your coworkers ... get into the holiday spirit at Dupont Circle's Teddy & The Bully Bar in the heart of downtown Washington, DC. Our “Square Deal” Happy Hour runs Monday-Sunday from 3-7pm, and it's even more...

Party on New Year’s Eve in Downtown DC: Teddy & The Bully Bar
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Our New Year’s Eve Party is always a highlight, and this year we’ll be ringing in 2017 in Dupont Circle with friends into the wee hours. Join us for a fun night filled with savory cuisine, distinctive cocktails, party favors, midnight...

Thanksgiving Dinner at DC Restaurant Teddy & The Bully Bar
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Thanksgiving dinner at our downtown DC restaurant Teddy & The Bully Bar is always a great idea! This year, why not leave the cooking to us and start a new tradition: make your reservation today to join friends and family...

A Christmas to Remember: Spend it with Teddy
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In DC with friends and family on Christmas Day? Teddy & The Bully Bar will be open for a special dinner on Christmas Day, Sunday December 25, 2016 and all are welcome at the table! We'll be seating guests from...

DC Refined Says: Try our “Edith Spice” Cocktail
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Come toast the holiday season with our Edith Spice cocktail at Dupont Circle's Teddy & The Bully Bar in the heart of downtown Washington, DC. DC Refined recently featured us as a DC bar "helping you get your drink on...

Teddy & The Bully Bar Proudly Participates in Capital Food Fight
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On November 10th, the Teddy team was proud to participate in the Capital Food Fight benefiting DC Central Kitchen  at DC's Ronald Reagan Building - a great time for a great cause! With José Andrés and Good Stuff Eatery's Spike Mendelssohn...

Election Night Watch Party @ Teddy
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Teddy & The Bully Bar in downtown DC is where it's at for the 2016 Presidential Election.  Don your "I Voted" sticker, grab your friends and colleagues and join us at our restaurant, just blocks from the National Mall. We'll...

Chef Zavala, Chopped Champion Cooks Against Bobby Flay: Watch Party @ Declaration in DC’s Shaw
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We were pleased (but not surprised) when Teddy & The Bully Bar's Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala won The Food Network's reality show "Chopped" last week. He now has a chance to cook against Bobby Flay Thursday October 20 on The Food Network at 9pm. Presidential...

Presidential Debate Watch Party @ Teddy
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Come join us at at Dupont Circle's only Presidentially-themed restaurant on Sunday October 19, 2016 and watch history happen! We're gearing up for Presidential Election 2016 and your vote counts! VOTE IN OUR COCKTAIL POLL, ongoing through November 8. We're...

Chef Zavala Makes it to the Final Round of “Chopped” to Compete Against Bobby Flay
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This October, Teddy & The Bully Bar and DC's own Chef Demetrio Zavala competed in The Food Network's new "Chopped" tournament. In each round of the popular reality show, four chefs competed to earn a spot in the finale. The...

Presidential Debate Watch Party @ Teddy
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The Presidential Debates are ON at Dupont Circle's only Presidentially-themed restaurant on Sunday October 9, 2016. Come watch history happen as we gear up for Presidential Election 2016. Your vote counts! VOTE IN OUR COCKTAIL POLL, ongoing through November 8, Election...

November 8: Election Night Watch Party @ Teddy
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Election Day is approaching, and what better place to keep up with the results than a Presidential Restaurant? Our restaurant, just blocks from the National Mall, is a perfect location, whether You're With Her or You're Making America Great Again!...

Presidential Debate Watch Party @ Teddy
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Watch the September 26 Presidential Debates at Dupont Circle's best presidentially-themed restaurant & bar. We're gearing up for Election 2016 & your vote counts! PRESIDENTIAL APPETIZERS will be available for just $5. Try our all new Clinton BBQ Sliders or our Trump Steak...

Presidential Debate Watch Parties at Teddy
Join Us, Save the Date, The Bully Bar

There's no debating that Teddy & the Bully Bar will be the best place here in Dupont Circle to watch the Presidential Debates, which fall on Monday, September 26, Sunday, October 9, and Wednesday October 19. Here are our compelling...

Use Your DC Passport @Teddy: May 21-Sept. 5
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With the DC Passport Program, get 2-for-1 cocktails at Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle, sister restaurant LINCOLN in Penn Quarter, and at our newest restaurant Declaration in Shaw. At Teddy we’re featuring our wildly popular Conservationist cocktail, celebrating the spirit of our 26th President. Make sure...

Labor Day Monday Brunch @ Teddy
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Kick back, relax, recap the holiday weekend and celebrate all of your hard work at DC's best Labor Day Brunch: Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle! In honor of Labor Day, we'll be holding our usual Bottomless Brunch on Labor...

The Best Political Happy Hour in DC: Teddy’s Cocktail Voter Poll
Blog, The Bully Bar

Come help predict the results of the 2016 presidential election by participating in Teddy & The Bully Bar's Cocktail Voter Poll! Throw your support behind your choice of two delicious drinks, The Trump Tower or Hillary's Inbox, available daily after 4pm for...

National Peach & Watermelon Month Specials
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Teddy & The Bully Bar, a unique farm-to-table restaurant in DC's Dupont Circle, is so pleased to bring you farm-to-table dining sourced from local farmers during Peach & Watermelon Month: August 2016! YUM: our Roasted Peaches dish is made with the...

DC Summer Restaurant Week Dinner Extended Through August 28
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We are so excited to announce that we will be continuing to offer our special DC Summer Restaurant Week Dinner menu through Sunday August 28th! We want everyone to have a chance to try our signature summer dishes included in...

Best Labor Day Brunch in DC’s Dupont Circle
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Kick back, relax and celebrate all of your hard work at DC's best Labor Day Brunch: join us at Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle! In honor of Labor Day, we'll be holding our usual Bottomless Sunday Brunch...

Watch the Rio Olympics with Teddy
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Watch the Rio Olympics in our cool, air-conditioned bar near DC's Dupont Circle while you sip on one of our signature olympic cocktails! Enjoy an olympic outing with friends and cheer on the U.S.A. with the whole neighborhood at Dupont...

Summer Restaurant Week 2016 – Lunch & Dinner
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We're excited to participate once again in the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington's Summer session of DC Restaurant Week, August 15th through the 21st! We will be offering special menus for both Lunch (3 courses at $22) and Dinner (4...

August is Peach & Watermelon Month
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Peaches and Watermelons are some of Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala's favorite summer ingredients - see how we've incorporated them into our special dishes! Perhaps one of the most creative preparation of peaches can be found in our Roasted Peaches dish, made...

Your Place to Watch the 2016 Rio Olympics!
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If you couldn't make it to Rio for the Olympics, Teddy & the Bully Bar will be the next closest thing! Since the Games only come once every four years, we've had plenty of time to create the perfect cocktail...

Watch the DNC @Teddy: July 25-28
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Can we predict the results of the 2016 presidential election by counting cocktails? You decide! The Democratic National Convention is July 25-28. Come watch it in our cool, air-conditioned bar on our widescreen HDTVs with friends and colleagues, and throw your support...

Watch the RNC @Teddy: July 18-21
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Come enjoy our beautiful air-conditioned bar, watch the Republican National Convention on our HDTVs, and help predict the results of the 2016 presidential election by participating in Teddy & The Bully Bar’s Cocktail Voter Poll! Throw your support behind your choice of...

National Oyster Day – Friday August 5th
Blog, Uncategorized

Since we have one of the best Raw Bars in Dupont Circle, we will be showcasing our oysters for a dollar each for National Oyster Day! Our $1 oyster deals have been featured in Zagat, Bitches Who Brunch, and more....

Summer Menus Now Available!
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We are so excited to share with everyone our brand new Summer Lunch & Dinner menus! As you know, we source the finest ingredients each season from local & regional farms and producers to create our high quality dishes. Chef...

Cool Off with National Iced Tea Day: Friday June 10th
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Join us for National Iced Tea Day at Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC's Dupont Circle on Friday, June 10! Enjoy our handcrafted, deliciously home-brewed strawberry iced tea made right here in the restaurant at half price to celebrate...

Celebrate Memorial Day: Brunch With Teddy
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Remember those who have served with Memorial Day Brunch from 10:30am to 4:30pm at Teddy & The Bully Bar near Washington, DC's K Street. But don't take our word for it! Bitches Who Brunch, experts in DC brunch culture, have...

National Burger Day
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Celebrate with our TEDDY Burger - it's a classic! House Ground, TEDDY Rub, Steak Sauce, Bibb Lettuce, Grilled Onions, and Tomato. National Burger Day is Saturday May 28th. Join us!

The Best Kind of Passport: A Cocktails Passport! Use Yours at Teddy
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Insider tip: this summer, be sure to get your DC Passport and participate in the The DC Passport Program. The DC Passport entitles you to 2-for-1 cocktails at participating DC restaurants, including the Presidential Restaurant Group family of restaurants: sister restaurant LINCOLN in...

Celebrate National Wine Day with Teddy
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A national holiday you can't afford to miss! Read more here.

Join Us for Memorial Day Brunch on Monday, May 30
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On Monday May 30th we'll be open for Memorial Day Brunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar from 10:30am to 4:30pm. Come get brunch in the heart of Washington, DC. We are located near K Street, a convenient location after...

Celebrate National Burger Day with Teddy
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It's a national holiday - National Burger Day is Saturday May 28th. Celebrate with our TEDDY Burger, a DC favorite and a classic for good taste. House Ground, TEDDY Rub, Steak Sauce, Bibb Lettuce, Grilled Onions, and Tomato. Join us!

Yep, It’s A National Holiday: National Wine Day (1/2 Price Bottles!)
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You heard right: this is a national holiday we can really get on board with. Celebrate National Wine Day on Wednesday May 25th by joining us for 1/2 price bottles of wine from 11am – close. This is a national...

Kentucky Derby Party
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Join us for the Teddy & the Bully Bar Kentucky Derby Party, Saturday May 7th! We open at 3pm, featuring the official cocktail of the Kentucky Derby - the Mint Julep - for only $6! We are also featuring $6...

Kentucky Derby Party @ Teddy
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Join us for the Teddy & the Bully Bar Kentucky Derby Party, Saturday May 7th! We open at 3pm, featuring the official cocktail of the Kentucky Derby - the Mint Julep - for only $6. We are also featuring $6...

Spring & Summer Private Events at Teddy & The Bully Bar
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Teddy & The Bully Bar offers unique private event space for meetings, private dining, private parties, rehearsal dinners, family reunions, corporate events, holiday parties and wedding receptions. Check out these beautiful photos from our most recent event with EVOKE DC....

East Coast Primaries Happy Hour
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On April 26, 2016 at Teddy & The Bully Bar in Washington, DC's Dupont Circle, we'll be watching the primary Presidential election results roll in from Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode Island. Come hang with us into the wee...

Food Network: Our Sheeney’s Rickey “the District’s Official Cocktail”
Blog, Press

Food Network recently selected our Sheeney's Rickey to represent D.C. in a roundup of 50 cocktails, the best from each U.S. state. Thanks for the press! Sheeney's Rickey is so refreshing, and perfect for this time of year in D.C....

Cherry Blossom Specials: March 20-April 17
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Available March 20 through April 17, we have Cherry Blossom specials that you’re going to love. Enjoy Lamb Carpaccio and our special White Chocolate Pavlova. Teddy’s signature Cherry Blossom cocktail, shown here, is the DC Blossom, made with Col di...

Fashion for Paws Happy Hour
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This primary season, throw your vote to Katie and the Washington Humane Society’s Fashion for Paws! Teddy & The Bully Bar, Katie McHenry and EPGPR invite you to support the campaign of Fashion for Paws model Katie McHenry. Every year...

Fashion for Paws Happy Hour: April 12 @ Teddy
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Help raise money for Katie McHenry to strut her stuff at the Fashion for Paws fashion show, and support a great cause! Katie McHenry recently accepted the invitation to raise funds as a model in the Fashion for Paws® Annual...

Teddy’s Passover Seder Featured in EATER
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[caption id="attachment_2381" align="alignnone" width="500"] Our delicious Matzo Ball Soup[/caption] Enjoy all the Passover tastes you love in a prix fixe menu in DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar on April 22nd & 23rd. EATER DC's article featuring Passover Seder...

Review Teddy & The Bully Bar on Trip Advisor
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Visitors to Washington, DC consistently rank Teddy & The Bully Bar Restaurant among the best restaurants in the city on Trip Advisor. All the praise and positivity helped us achieve Trip Advisor’s 2015 Certificate of Excellence! The award goes to accommodations,...

CHERRY BLOSSOM SPECIALS: MARCH 20-APRIL 17
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Spring has sprung in Washington, DC and Cherry Blossom season is officially here! What better way to welcome it than with a special menu at Teddy & The Bully Bar? Available March 20 through April 17, we have Cherry Blossom...

Brewer’s Ball to Benefit Cystic Fibrosis Foundation
Blog, Philanthropic

Teddy & The Bully Bar participated alongside sister restaurant LINCOLN and 35 of DC's best and brightest restaurants at the 12th Annual Beer Institute Brewer's Ball. What a great event! We served an Ale Braised Short Rib with Aged Cheddar...

Easter Sunday Brunch with Teddy: White House Egg Souvenir For the Kids
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We are going all out for Easter in DC! Chef Zavala is pulling out all the stops, making our famous Sunday brunch apropos for an unforgettable holiday. Ring in spring! Come in your Sunday best or as you are -...

EATER DC on Our Super Tuesday Party
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EATER DC promoted our Super Tuesday Party this week. Thanks for the press! Our bartenders crafted specialty cocktails in red, white and blue for the crowd to sip on while the polls came in.   This drink above is simple,...

You Never Know Who Will Join Us For Happy Hour!
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We had a special visitor for lunch this week to get everyone excited for President's Day ... doesn't he look familiar from somewhere? Teddy & The Bully Bar features hand crafted classic and modern cocktails, created fresh daily and offered...

Super Tuesday Happy Hour
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Super Tuesday (Tuesday March 1) is one of the biggest days for primary elections. It's when numerous states, including our neighboring state across the river, Virginia, hold their primary elections. Join us for a special celebration on this day! Come...

Super Tuesday Happy Hour
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Super Tuesday (Tuesday March 1) is one of the biggest days for primary elections. It's when numerous states, including our neighboring state across the river, Virginia, hold their primary elections. Join us for a special celebration on this day! Come...

WP’s “Reliable Source” Covers Morgan Freeman’s Lunch @ Teddy
Blog, Press, Spotted @ Teddy

The word is out: on Wednesday the Washington Post's Reliable Source reported that Morgan Freeman dined at our restaurant Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle on Wednesday. Thanks for the press! The WP disclosed that the Academy Award...

Valentine’s With Teddy: Special Menus Feb. 12, 13 & 14
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Who's gonna be YOUR Valentine this year? Teddy can be yours all Valentine's weekend long (Friday Feb 12th, Saturday Feb 13th, & Sunday Feb 14th) with our brand new,  romantically-inspired Valentine's Day menu all three days. You and your sweetie -...

All-New Late Night Happy Hour @ The Bully Bar
Blog

Yum! It's Late Night in DC, and our kitchen is open! Late Night bites and drink specials at The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle are available Monday through Saturday, 10pm-midnight. Come on in and join us! Our specials on cocktails and beer...

President’s Day Happy Hour: Wednesday 2/10
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There’s no better place to celebrate President’s Day than at Teddy & the Bully Bar in downtown DC! To honor this holiday, we will be holding a special Happy Hour on Wednesday, February 10th. Join us for a happy hour...

WE PARTICIPATED IN SIPS & SUPPERS: NEWSEUM EVENT TO BENEFIT DC CENTRAL KITCHEN, MARTHA’S TABLE
Blog, Philanthropy, Press

Teddy & The Bully Bar was honored to participate in Sips & Suppers, a charity event to benefit DC Central Kitchen and Martha’s Table. Chef Zavala and the Presidential Restaurant Group team prepared and served dishes from our restaurants Teddy, LINCOLN in DC's Penn...

Network Under 40 Happy Hour
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We were so pleased to host a happy hour for Network Under 40, a group that helps DC's young professionals make real and meaningful business connections. Read more about hosting a Private Event at Teddy. We specialize in Cocktail Parties,...

Valentine’s Weekend Specials with Teddy: February 12, 13 & 14
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Who's gonna be YOUR Valentine this year? Teddy can be yours all Valentine's weekend long with our brand new,  romantically-inspired Valentine's Day menu. Make a reservation to celebrate the love between you and your sweetie - or you & your friends! Celebrate...

WE MADE GOG’S “12 FAVORITE DC RESTAURANTS”
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Guest of a Guest recently published their Favorite DC Restaurants of 2015, and Teddy & The Bully Bar was among them. GoG’s praised our interior decor by local DC artist Maggie O’Neill and recommended Teddy cocktails, including the Obama Cider, Strawberry...

WEDNESDAY 2/10: PRESIDENT’S DAY HAPPY HOUR
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Grab your friends & join us for a special Happy Hour on Wednesday, February 10th in honor of our American Presidents & the upcoming President's Day weekend! Join us for: Drink specials from 3-8pm Complimentary culinary favorites from 5-6:30pm Costume...

Teddy: The Place to be for Super Tuesdays
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On Tuesday March 1 and Tuesday April 26 at Teddy & The Bully Bar in Washington, DC's Dupont Circle, we'll be watching the primary Presidential election results roll in from nearby states including Virginia, Connecticut, Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania and Rhode...

2nd Annual New Year’s Day Disco Brunch
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Boogie on straight out of Studio 54 with DJ Steady Freddie! Celebrate 2016 with $40 all you can eat brunch, small plates, mimosas & Bloody Marys. Put on those bell bottoms you've dreamed of putting back on since the 70's...

Toys for Tots Brunch
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Love spreading Holiday Cheer? Love free drinks? If you answered yes to both questions, then you'll need to join us for our Toys for Tots Brunch on Sunday, December 13! Bring a new, unwrapped toy and you will receive a...

Ring in 2016 with Teddy
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Join us for our unforgettable New Year's Eve Party with Teddy in Dupont Circle! It will be a fun night filled with savory cuisine, distinctive cocktails, party favors, midnight champagne toast and entertainment! This year we have two tasty and sophisticated...

Thanksgiving Day Harvest Dinner
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Come to Teddy & The Bully Bar restaurant in DC on Thanksgiving Day and leave the cooking to us this year! Join us on Thursday November 26, 2015 and celebrate this great family holiday with beautifully dressed stations of Chef...

Congratulations to the Happy Couple!
Blog, Private Events

It is always a privilege to be part of a DC area couple's wedding ceremony and reception! Teddy & The Bully Bar was recently the venue for this beautiful bride and groom's nuptials. Enjoy a few of these beautiful images...

Back to the Future Brunch
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(Mc)Fly down to Teddy & the Bully Bar near DC's K Street on Sunday October 18th for a not-to-be-missed Sunday Funday Brunch! DJ Freddi will be blasting all of your favorite 80s jams. Grab your friends ... the party will...

Congratulations Laura & Dan!
Blog, Private Events

It was a thrill to host a wedding reception for yet another stunning, happy couple. Congratulations Laura & Dan! Enjoy these awesome wedding reception images courtesy Lepold Photography. Read more about Weddings at Teddy. The newlyweds had a June wedding in New...

Thanksgiving with Teddy
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Leave the cooking to us ... come to Teddy & The Bully Bar restaurant in DC on Thanksgiving Day this year! Whether it's a Friendsgiving or your far-flung family is joining you in DC, you'll want to book your space...

Teddy’s Birthday
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Join us on Tuesday October 27th in the Bully Bar Lounge to celebrate the birthday of one of America's favorite Presidents, Teddy Roosevelt! From 5 to 7 p.m. in the lounge, we'll be offering complimentary birthday cake and other snacks...

Celebrate Rosh Hashanah with Us
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At Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC, we're celebrating the Jewish New Year, Rosh Hashanah, with the best in farm-to-table dining including traditional and modern twists on old favorites. We'll be celebrating on Sunday September 13 & Monday September...

Fall Field Trip: BBQ & Bourbon Saturday 10/17
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Remember those days of school field trips? Excitement and fun with your friends. A new place, a new experience. The girl with the red pigtails. A detour from the typical everyday routine. (Maybe even some learning!) This Fall, together with Catoctin...

Mayor Bowser Hosts Private Event @ Teddy
Blog, Private Events, Spotted @ Teddy

We were so pleased to host a private event at Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC for Mayor Muriel Bowser. The Mayor delivered a speech at the restaurant on Wednesday for the Women's Equality Day Mixer to a sellout...

Restaurant Week Dinner Extended through August 30!
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[caption id="attachment_2593" align="alignnone" width="584"] From the RW Menu: Pan Roasted Salmon with griddled yukon potato cakes, pickled onions, bacon, broccoli, and horseradish creme fraiche[/caption] We're having so much fun, we're extending the Washington DC Summer 2015 Restaurant Week Dinner Menu...

Teddy Brunch: Your Sunday Funday Destination in Washington, DC
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Brightest Young Things featured Teddy & The Bully Bar in their DC Happy Hour Hotline and Outdoor Drinking Guide. They encourage readers to "use your bikeshare yearly membership, your feet, whatever and get to drinking (outdoors) now." We love it! Bitches Who Brunch...

Happy Hour: Cool Drinks for Hot Summer Nights
Blog

[caption id="attachment_2555" align="alignnone" width="627"] Strawberry Mint Julep & 26 Day Barrel-Aged Old Fashioned[/caption] Join us for DC's best Happy Hour every day! Cool off with our Strawberry Mint Julep, 26 Day Barrel-Aged Old Fashioned, Teddy-Jack Cocktail, Safari Sangria or our...

Soft Shell Tempura
Blog

Ask your server about our soft shell crab tempura, a summer seasonal favorite and available for a limited time at LINCOLN Restaurant in DC!

Our Patio & Happy Hour Featured in BYT’s Outdoor Drinking Guide
Blog, Happy Hour, Patio, Press, The Bully Bar

Walk it on over, Metro it on over, cab it or bike it on over to our patio - the weather in DC is gorgeous this week, the perfect time for outdoor drinking! Our patio & happy hour were recently...

Here’s to Independence
Blog

We had a great July 4th, thanks to our patrons who celebrated with us! DC is "where it's at" for Independence Day, and we were happy to welcome revelers to our location in Dupont Circle - right in the heart...

Enjoy Saturday July 4th with Teddy & The Bully Bar
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In DC for the 4th of July holiday? Teddy & The Bully Bar is located conveniently to the parade, fireworks on the mall and everything DC has to offer for this most patriotic of holidays. See The JULY 4TH MENU...

WP’s “Reliable Source” Covers Wolf Blitzer’s Dinner with Us
Blog, Press, Spotted @ Teddy

The word is out: Wolf Blitzer and former U.S. ambassador to Denmark and local real estate mogul Stuart Bernstein and their wives dined with us on Tuesday night. According to the WP: "everyone immediately settled into a glass of wine ......

Memorial Day Monday Brunch w/Teddy Featured in Eater DC
Brunch, Press, Save the Date

YUM .... what could be better than a Memorial Day Monday Brunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar? Cap off the holiday weekend in DC with our endless small plates, flapjack & omelet station & of course bottomless brunch cocktails...

Teddy Participates in ZooFari 2015
Blog

Our LINCOLN/Teddy team is a proud partner of the National Zoo’s annual fundraiser, ZooFari. This May we once again participated in what has been called D.C.’s “foodie event of the year,” featuring more than 100 of the area’s finest restaurants,...

Join Us on Saturday, July 4th for an Independence Day BBQ
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In DC for the 4th of July holiday? Grab your friends and countrymen for an Independence Day celebration for foodies and locavores alike! Teddy & The Bully Bar is located conveniently to the parade, fireworks on the mall and everything...

Chef Demetrio Participates in Local Career Day
Blog, Philanthropic, Press, Zavala

Teddy & The Bully Bar was honored to participate in a local career day, where Chef Zavala had the opportunity to cook with DC's up-and-coming chefs, a group of 8th graders! Our next generation of great chefs. Young people, thanks...

Our Spring Menus are Here
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[caption id="attachment_2277" align="alignnone" width="500"] Lemongrass Pot de Creme with mango coulis, lemongrass- mango sorbet and Thai tea crunch[/caption] Come try the best in distinctive farm-to-table dining fresh from our local farms at Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC -...

Passover Seder @ Teddy
Press, Save the Date

[caption id="attachment_2381" align="alignnone" width="500"] Our delicious Matzo Ball Soup[/caption] Enjoy all the Passover tastes you love in a prix fixe menu in DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar. The four-course menu will be offered on both April 3rd and...

Join Us: DC’s Best Outdoor Happy Hour
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Join us for the best outdoor happy hour in DC! It's spring and our patio is open with outdoor seating and plenty of space for cocktailing after a hard day's work. You know you need to get outside after this...

Cherry Blossom Festival Specials: Come Try Them
Blog, Press

What a gorgeous time of year: Cherry Blossom Festival season in Washington, DC! When your plans bring you downtown to tour the monuments and the beautiful tidal basin, make a day of it and plan a stop at Teddy &...

We Turned Teddy into a Speakeasy!
Blog, Private Events

What a creative private event idea in DC: this winter, a client wanted to turn Teddy & The Bully Bar into their very own secret speakeasy! Teddy & the team at PRG Catering were happy to oblige. Guests were treated...

Chef Zavala Featured on Fox 5: Cooking with Beer for St. Pat’s
Blog, Press, Zavala

As the Saint Patrick's Day celebrations in DC approach, we know the beer will be flowing - and in some places turning green! Our very own Chef Demetrio Zavala was featured on Fox 5 News to showcase some of our...

Teddy & The Bully Bar: a Washington DC Rehearsal Dinner Hotspot
Blog, Private Events

Evoke DC named Teddy & The Bully Bar a DC Rehearsal Dinner Hotspot in their most recent blog. Thanks for the press! Teddy & The Bully Bar’s beautiful Washington DC Private Event Space is conveniently located between Dupont Circle and...

Teddy on FOX5 for National Kahlua & Strawberry Day
Blog, Press

Beverage Manger Erin Ivey represented Teddy & The Bully Bar on Fox 5 Good Day DC, with drink recipes for National Kahlua & Strawberry Day. Yum! Thanks for the press! The Bully Bar features hand crafted classic and modern cocktails, created...

Scotch Dinner, February 17
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Love scotch? Don't miss your chance to win a spot for Teddy & The Bully Bar's premiere Scotch Dinner with Master of Scotch Richard Varga and TEDDY Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala on February 17th! Enter to win at the restaurant!

Our Chocolate Bacon Profiled in Zagat
Blog, Press

Chocolate and February: a perfect pairing! Zagat recently profiled our Chocolate Bacon dessert ($9), which includes mouth-watering white chocolate/coffee truffles, bacon peanut butter that's smoked, a burnt rosemary praline crumble and egg cream ice cream. YUM. Thanks for the press!...

Our Valentine’s & Wine Menus Featured in On Tap Magazine
Blog, Press

Some celebrations call for wine, and Valentine's Day in DC is one of them! On Tap Magazine's recent article on Love is in the Air: Local Wine-Centric Destinations in DC featured Teddy & The Bully Bar as a "classy" place...

Valentine’s Day with Teddy
Blog

You and your sweetie can celebrate Valentine's Day and one of history's most popular and gallant Presidents in Washington DC's Dupont Circle! Teddy & The Bully Bar presents our Valentine’s Day Menu, offering unique plates to share, including our famous and quirky Foie...

New Year’s Day Brunch
Brunch, Save the Date

Create a holiday tradition with friends and family! Details & menu for our New Year’s Day Brunch coming soon. Call now to book your spot at the table. Seatings begin at 11am and the brunch will run through 5pm. Be...

CBS Lists Teddy as “Best Place for New Year’s Brunch” in DC
Blog, Brunch

In a recent article, CBS Local dished about the best way to kick off the new year: with a fabulous New Year's Day Brunch in DC! We fully agree. The amazing food, mimosas and Bloody Marys we're serving up at Teddy...

Winter Restaurant Week: January 19-25
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Washington DC Winter 2015 Restaurant Week is January 13-19, and Teddy & The Bully Bar Restaurant in DC’s Dupont Circle is offering delicious Lunch and Dinner menus featuring the best in locally sourced winter produce, fish, game and meat, just...

New Year’s Eve with Teddy
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We can't wait to ring in 2015 with you! This year our New Year's Eve celebration with Teddy in Dupont Circle is not to be missed. Join us for a fun night filled with our chef's best cuisine, distinctive cocktails, party...

Christmas Dinner with Teddy Featured in DC’s AboutTravel.com
Blog, Press

DC AboutTravel.com recently featured Teddy & The Bully Bar's Christmas Dinner in their article Christmas Dinner at Restaurants in the Washington, DC Area. Thanks for the press! Make your reservation today for our Holiday Dinner with Teddy, served from 1-8pm on...

Holiday Season Sunday Brunch
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Join us for a Holiday Season Sunday Brunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC's Dupont Circle on December 7th! Experience our all-you-can-eat brunch and bottomless breakfast cocktails for just $40. Chillax and warm yourself with our signature hot...

Warm Up with the Best Hot Chocolate in DC
Blog

The best hot chocolate in DC is at Teddy & The Bully Bar! Patrons agree, 'tis the season for hot cocoa at our fabulous location in Dupont Circle, conveniently located near where you work, shop and see the sights this...

Thanksgiving Harvest Dinner
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Create a new Thanksgiving Day tradition with friends and family ... because you have enough to do this holiday season! Come to Teddy & The Bully Bar and leave the cooking to us this year. Join us on Thursday November 27,...

Teddy’s Marc Zahorchak in The Beverage Journal
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

Our very own Marc Zahorchak was recently featured in the DC Beverage Journal. Thanks for the press! In their interview with our Beverage Director, you can learn a little about his years tending bar at Charlie Palmer Steak on Capitol...

Oysters in DC: We’ve Got Fun on the Half Shell
Blog

Stop on in to The Bully Bar to enjoy our locally-sourced oysters in DC! It's oyster season and the Chesapeake Bay is enjoying a bumper crop this year - we've got them coming in from local purveyors in the waters...

Congratulations Carine! Baby Reveal Party
Blog, Private Events

Teddy & The Bully Bar was thrilled to host a baby reveal party - not just for one lucky kid, but for twins! This special celebration was designed with a "reveal" cake cutting as the grand finale, and had a...

Our Pumpkin Dish Featured on Thrillist
Blog, Press, Zavala

Thrillist featured our "Crispy Pumpkin and Turkey" dish, shown here, in their 5 Pumpkin Dishes article this week - thanks for the press! Enjoy our pumpkin frites, cranberry gravy, sage cheese curds, and turkey - it's on the menu now....

Cozy: Our Flatbread Pizza Oven
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[caption id="attachment_1897" align="alignleft" width="300"] Try our fresh-from-the oven Shrimp Flatbread Pizza with tomato, spinach and mozzarella[/caption] Looking for the best flatbread pizza place near where you work or live in downtown DC? Search no further! Our flatbread pizzas are perfect...

Zagat Profiles Our Pumpkin Frites, Biscuit + Harvest Punch Bowl
Blog, Press

Zagat's Top 10 Ways to Get Your Pumpkin Fix Around DC just profiled our Pumpkin Frites with Cranberry Gravy and Sage Cheese Curd ($13), and our Bone Marrow with Pumpkin Butter and Sage Biscuits ($13). Thanks for the press! Also mentioned was...

Make Your Thanksgiving Reservations & Spend the Day with Teddy
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You have enough to do this holiday season .... so why not start a new tradition this Thanksgiving: reservations at Teddy & The Bully Bar in downtown Washington, DC! We are open this Thanksgiving, so enjoy the city sights and leave...

Our All-New $23.99 Prix Fixe “Power Lunch” with Teddy
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[caption id="attachment_1839" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image Courtesy Prince of Petworth[/caption] Looking for a great Power Lunch near DC's K Street or Dupont Circle to elevate your work week? Teddy's new Prix Fixe Power Lunch Menu, offered weekdays from 11 to 3, was just...

Teddy One of Zagat’s “Sexiest Restaurants in DC”
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In its most recent feature, Zagat profiled Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle as one of DC's "sexiest restaurants," offering "as much eye candy on the walls as on the plate." Thanks for the press! Zagat says we...

They’re Here! Taste Harvest’s Bounty with our All-New Fall Menus
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[caption id="attachment_1844" align="alignleft" width="300"] BLT with arugula, tomatoes, apples & BBQ mustard from our Lunch Menu[/caption]Enjoy the very best the season has to offer with our signature robust, refined shared plates experience at Teddy & The Bully Bar this Fall!...

We’re EXTENDING Restaurant Week until August 31st!
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[caption id="attachment_1780" align="alignleft" width="225"] LUNCH: Tuna & Watermelon Tartare. Refreshing avocado cucumber puree, pickled mustard, yuzu and quinoa crackling. Delicious![/caption] DC Summer Restaurant Week runs from August 11-17, 2014 but we are EXTENDING the great menus and deals through August...

National Rum Day is Back!
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This Saturday is National Rum Day. On Friday August 15, 2014 we'll be featuring Cruzan Coconut Rum "Carry a Big Stick Rum Punch" at $6 a glass and $21 for a punch bowl We'll also be offering specially priced rums at $6...

History + Culinary Delight: The Examiner Covers Restaurant Week
Blog, Press, Restaurant Week - Washington DC

We were so pleased to have Samentha Moore of the DC Examiner cover Restaurant Week at Teddy & The Bully Bar in her piece History + Culinary Delight. Thanks for the press! Her piece covers several little-known facts about the restaurant, including...

Chef Zavala in The National Culinary Review: Apricots
Blog, Press, Zavala

Apricots are a surprisingly underutilized ingredient in American cuisine, but they are in season right now and so delicious! Chef Zavala's use of apricots in many of our dishes at Teddy & The Bully Bar was profiled in The National...

Washington Post Features Our Jams
Blog, Press, Zavala

Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala has been coming up with some amazing dishes this summer featuring the finest our local producers, suppliers and farms have to offer. His addition of savory jams - similar to the sweet ones you use on...

Enjoy Our New-For-Summer Menus
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Summer is in full swing ... have you tried our all-new-for-summer menus at Teddy & The Bully Bar yet? Featuring the best of local meat, produce, artisanal cheese and housemade bread, it's a locavore's delight! Our drink menus have been...

Plan Your Summer Party with our Summer Private Events Menus
Blog, Private Events

Are you hosting a private event, cocktail party, bridal shower, fundraiser, bachelorette party, client appreciation dinner, birthday celebration, rehearsal dinner, summer associate dinner, or an intern event this summer in Washington, DC? We have just the thing ... our Private...

Join Us for Sunday Brunch & Help a Great Cause
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Join Us for Sunday Brunch on July 20th and help a great cause, Type I Diabetes Research. Teddy & The Bully Bar is partnering with JDRF to connect Great Food with this Great Cause. A portion of the day’s brunch proceeds will...

Come Try Our Fresh New World Cup Cocktails
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[caption id="attachment_1702" align="alignleft" width="225"] The Bully Bar's "Clean Sheet Cocktail"[/caption] World Cup weekend is upon us, and we have some mind-blowing, fresh new drinks to help you celebrate! The “Clean Sheet” ($8) is a refreshing combination of pilsner beer, our...

Spend 4th of July Friday in DC at Teddy & The Bully Bar
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In DC for the 4th of July holiday? Teddy & The Bully Bar is located conveniently to the parade, fireworks on the mall and everything DC has to offer for this most patriotic of holidays. Join us for a very...

Teddy in Washingtonian’s “Ultimate Food & Drink for the 4th”
Blog, Press

Where to go with friends and family that's 1) convenient to the Mall, and 2) fabulous for the Fourth? Chill out with us just north of Dupont Circle - near all of the parade, entertainment and fireworks action - for...

Father’s Day Sunday Brunch with Teddy
Brunch, Save the Date

Our chef is preparing a special brunch menu for dear old Dad’s big day – this year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday, June 15. If Dad is a history buff, Teddy & The Bully Bar is the perfect place to...

Cold Drinks for Summer Happy Hour in the City
Blog, Press

Looking for the best summer happy hour in DC? Come to Teddy & The Bully Bar, located in lively upper Dupont Circle convenient to the K Street business corridor to enjoy outdoor dining and drinking al fresco on our patio...

Eater Profiles Best DC Late Night Happy Hours
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EATER DC recently profiled some of DC's best late night happy hours, including Teddy & The Bully Bar's in upper Dupont Circle now running Wednesday/Thursday 10pm until midnight, Friday/Saturday 11pm to 1am. Thanks for the press! Sister restaurant LINCOLN was a Washington Post...

Tampa Rough Riders Celebrate Teddy Roosevelt with Private Event at Teddy & The Bully Bar
Blog, Private Events

[caption id="attachment_1589" align="alignleft" width="300"] Actual Rough Riders in our Bullmoose room![/caption] We were so pleased to host the Tampa Rough Riders as they celebrated the life and legacy of Teddy Roosevelt with their private event at Teddy & The Bully Bar....

Teddy Participates in National Zoo’s “Zoofari” 2014
Blog, Philanthropy

On May 15, 2014 Teddy & The Bully Bar was pleased to support ZooFari, Friends of the National Zoo’s top fundraiser, critical to the financial health of both FONZ and the Zoo. Attendees had the opportunity to sample food from more...

Teddy Participates in Food & Friends 2014 “Chef’s Best” Event
Blog, Philanthropy

We were so pleased to participate in the 24th Annual Food & Friends Chef's Best Dinner & Auction on May 13. We offered event attendees special tastings of our signature small plates in the ballroom of the Washington Hilton to...

Memorial Day Weekend Sunday Brunch @ Sister Restaurant LINCOLN
Brunch, Save the Date

Come out and celebrate the Memorial Day Holiday downtown at our sister restaurant LINCOLN with a special party Brunch on Sunday May 25! Great breakfast cocktails, the LINCOLN brunch and the fabulous musical musings of DJ Neekola from 11am until 4pm....

Fritz Hahn’s “Best Thing I Drank”: Teddy’s Sailor Boy Martini
Blog, Press

[caption id="attachment_1574" align="alignleft" width="300"] Bartender Chris getting ready for happy hour[/caption] Fritz Hahn profiled our Sailor Boy Martini in the Washington post's Friday weekend section. He says: With summer coming, my thoughts have turned to ice-cold martinis, the dirtier the better....

Teddy in Zagat’s “Best Thing We Ate”
Blog, Press

Our "unique bite of mushroom, poached egg, fiddlehead fern in an asparagus waffle cup" made Zagat's "Best Thing We Ate." Thanks for the press! May we also recommend the vodka pepperoni flatbread from our Late Night Menu, pictured left? Read the...

BYT & K Street Mag Cover our Spring Menu Showcase
Blog, Press, Zavala

[caption id="attachment_1578" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image courtesy Jason Dixon Photography & BrightestYoungThings.com[/caption] Brightest Young Things and K Street Magazine covered the Spring Menu Showcase Event we held last week on our patio in upper Dupont Circle. Shown left is what BYT's Riley Croghan...

Now’s the Time: Outdoor Dining, Drinking, Happy Hour & Brunching
Blog, Brunch, Press

Brightest Young Things has recently featured Teddy & The Bully Bar in their DC Happy Hour Hotline and Outdoor Drinking Guide. They encourage readers to "use your bikeshare yearly membership, your feet, whatever and get to drinking (outdoors) now." We...

Washington Post Covers Star Jones & Pinky’s Lunch @ Teddy
Blog, Spotted @ Teddy

[caption id="attachment_1539" align="alignleft" width="264"] Image by Brian Ach/Getty Images, courtesy Washington Post[/caption] The Washington Post's "Reliable Source" covered former “The View” co-host's lunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar this week. Jones, her pooch Pinky, and two of her friends joined us...

Punch on the Patio
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[caption id="attachment_1558" align="alignleft" width="215"] Image Courtesy Bitches Who Brunch[/caption] Our patio is open - what better way to enjoy the much-anticipated DC spring weather than with a handcrafted punchbowl or cocktail for happy hour with colleagues and friends? According to...

Our Small-Plates Lingo Profiled in CityPaper
Blog, Press

[caption id="attachment_1517" align="alignleft" width="225"] From our "roving kitchen": root beer brined game hen with black garlic gravy and kale sprouts[/caption] The CityPaper recently published an article about the small plates trend in DC, and how local restaurants have created a...

All About Ice Cream: WP, Modern Luxury, EATER, CityEats
Blog, Press

Spring has sprung at Dupont Circle's Teddy & the Bully Bar, and lately we're all about ice cream! What better way to welcome warmer weather than our interesting, handmade dessert creations? We rolled out our homemade ice cream cone station...

A Special Easter Sunday Brunch @ Teddy
Brunch, Save the Date

Join us for an Easter Brunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar! Our Easter Sunday Brunch is perfect for after church or the local egg hunt. The menu reflects the best of the season, from Grilled Romaine to Oysters & Grits to...

Press: Our Easter Brunch
Blog, Press

Our Easter brunch was featured in several local publications, including the Examiner's "Easter Brunch Guide" and Zagat's "Last-Minute Easter." Our ice cream station, specifically our bacon ice cream, was covered in the Washington Post’s “Celebrate Easter at Local Restaurants,” DC...

Press: Cherry Blossom Specials
Blog, Press

Washingtonian & InTheCapital profiled our duck dish, pan-seared in Cherry Coke jus and our cherry blossom cocktail featuring Hayman’s Old Tom Gin and Cherry Heering liqueur. Both were available on our special Cherry Blossom Festival Menu for 2014. Thanks for...

Press: “Stall Tactics”
Blog, Popovsky, Press

[caption id="attachment_1501" align="alignleft" width="262"] Image Courtesy the City Paper[/caption] People are talking about our sexy bathrooms! An interview with Teddy & The Bully Bar's own Alan Popovsky was just featured in the City Paper's "Stall Tactics," an article about "getting it...

K Street Cocktails with the Washington Nationals
Philanthropic, Save the Date

It's time to take the field! Please join us as we welcome a new season of Nationals baseball with the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation and presenting sponsor Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP. Enjoy small plates, drinks, the company...

Catch the Fever: Our Spring Menus are Here!
Blog

[caption id="attachment_1448" align="alignleft" width="300"] Shrimp Po Boy with grilled shrimp, arugula, roasted tomatoes, chipotle creme fraiche[/caption] Who's ready to bid this nasty winter "adieu"? All of us at Teddy, that's who! Come on in to Teddy & The Bully Bar...

Local Blog “A Seat at the Bar” Shares the Love
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

Melissa Davis, a.k.a. "The Liquor Lady" recently paid a visit to Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle while doing research for her craft cocktail blog A Seat at the Bar. "In the first five minutes, The Bully Bar became...

Our Sheeny’s Rickey Among Top 6 Rickeys in DC, Says Thrillist
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

Thrillist.com recently included our Sheeny's Rickey, made with Green Hat Gin, a Woodford Reserve reduction, seltzer and Key lime pie foam, in its piece 6 Great DC Rickeys. DC's signature cocktail is said to have been "invented" in 1883, as Colonel...

Peter Mirijanian PR Party
Blog, Press, Private Events

Teddy & The Bully Bar was recently featured as the venue for Peter Mirijanian PR's "Rat Pack" Party by Revamp.com. It was a lively party, featuring swing music by The Joker's Wild, passed plates, adorned with fresh lobster rolls and bites...

2nd Annual Chefs for Equality
Blog, Philanthropy, Press

WDIW.com recently featured Teddy & The Bully Bar's participation in Tim Gunn's Second Annual HRC Chefs for Equality. Thanks for the press! For the second year in a row, food writer David Hagedorn and fashion icon / Project Runway host...

Urban Scrawl Profiles Teddy Artist James Kerns
Blog, O'Neill Studios, Press

Urban Scrawl recently did a piece on James Kerns, one of the local artists whose installations can be seen at Teddy & The Bully Bar. Kerns is known for making art incorporating found and collected objects that he crafts into...

Introducing … Our All-New Dessert Menu
Blog

[caption id="attachment_1349" align="alignleft" width="300"] S'mores Sundae ... can you say "yum?"[/caption] At Teddy & The Bully Bar, we're becoming known for the deliciously sweet ways we end dinner. Stop by today to choose from our all-new Dessert Menu, including Coffee Pot...

Presidents’ Day @ Teddy
Save the Date

[caption id="attachment_1325" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image courtesy Prince of Petworth[/caption] Join us Presidents' Day Weekend – whether you have the day off or not – for a special Presidents’ Day Tasting Menu at Teddy & The Bully Bar. Our 3-course tasting menu...

Celebrate the Sochi Winter Olympics at The Bully Bar
Join Us, Press

The Bully Bar was recently featured in Zagat's Olympic Eats: Russian Bites and Patriotic Deals in DC for our Olympic cocktails. We also had a mention in The City Paper's Young & Hungry: Where to Eat and Drink Like a...

Washingtonian Top Lawyers Reception
Blog, Private Events

This month, Teddy & The Bully Bar was pleased to host a celebration for the area’s finest attorneys, Washingtonian Magazine's "Top Lawyers" bash. The party honored lawyers featured in their December issue, and was presented by Capital One Bank. Over 200 of the...

Video: Fox 5’s Holly Morris Visits Teddy & The Bully Bar for Winter Restaurant Week
Blog, Popovsky, Restaurant Week - Washington DC, Zavala

Fox 5's Holly Morris visits Teddy & The Bully Bar to discuss 2014 Restaurant Week, RAMMYs research and lobster carpaccio with PRG's own Chef Zavala and Alan Popovsky. Kathy Hollinger, President and CEO of the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington,...

Sunday Brunch @ Teddy
Join Us

Following on the heels of DC's best Sunday Brunch at sister restaurant LINCOLN, Teddy & The Bully Bar features two endless brunch stations, Build-Your-Own Flapjacks and our Farm Fresh Omlette station at our Sunday Brunch in Dupont Circle. Our Sunday...

On Tap’s “Coolest Restaurant Concepts” of 2013
Blog

On Tap Magazine named Teddy & The Bully Bar among DC’s coolest restaurant concepts of 2013, citing our simple, seasonal, locally-sourced food, emphasis on manly meat and strong cocktails -- a fitting tribute to a conservation-oriented President who enjoyed hunting wild...

NYE Buffet & Celebration
Blog, Save the Date

Ring in 2014 with Teddy! A fun night filled with savory cuisine, distinctive cocktails, party favors, midnight champagne toast and entertainment by DC local DJ Huck Fin. To purchase tickets go to: WWW.TEDDYNYE2014.EVENTBRITE.COM Check out our NYE 2013 Menu 3 different...

Christmas Eve: A Shared Brunch Experience
Blog, Save the Date

This year, start a new tradition at Teddy & The Bully Bar: Christmas Eve Brunch! On Tuesday, December 24th, 2013 from 10:30am – 3:30pm we will be hosting our first ever "Shared Christmas Eve Brunch Experience." Featuring Teddy's signature Unlimited Prix Fixe...

NYE @ Teddy & The Bully Bar
Join Us

Ring in 2014 with Teddy & The Bully Bar! Join us for a fun night filled with savory cuisine, distinctive cocktails, party favors, midnight champagne toast and entertainment by DC local DJ Huck Fin. To purchase tickets go to: WWW.TEDDYNYE2014.EVENTBRITE.COM Check out...

EATER Features Teddy Punchbowls, Bull Moose Oyster Shooters
Blog, Press

Teddy & The Bully Bar was profiled twice this week in EATER: for our punch bowls in "Cocktails that Pack a Punch," and for our Bull Moose Oyster Shooters and Square Deal Shot & Beer in "Bars With Stellar Shooters." EATER...

Our Brussels Sprouts Dish on Zagat’s “Thanksgiving Faves”
Blog, Press

Zagat profiled our delicious Roasted Brussels Sprouts dish (featuring cranberry, apple and orange) in their piece, "Thanksgiving Faves to Enjoy All Year." Thanks for the press! Did You Know: Roasted Brussels Sprouts are one of the All-You-Can-Eat Sides on Teddy...

Teddy to Compete in Capital Food Fight
Blog, Philanthropy, Save the Date

On Monday November 11, the Teddy team spearheaded by Executive Chef Michael Hartzer will be proud to participate in the Capital Food Fight benefiting DC Central Kitchen. Get your tickets here for this great event! Read more on our Blog.

Thanksgiving @ Teddy
Blog, Save the Date

Please join us for a Thanksgiving feast at Teddy & The Bully Bar, home of the most interesting interior design details in Washington, DC: the Mount Rushmore Wall, the Monocle Chandelier, the Big Stick forest, and more. On Thursday November...

“Fall” for Our Wines!
Blog, The Bully Bar

Fall is the perfect time for a glass of wine with friends. That's why we're pleased to introduce Teddy & The Bully Bar's all-new Wine Menu! [caption id="" align="alignright" width="200"] "The Panama Canal Zone" of our wine menu includes “Taste...

Private Events @ Teddy
Blog, Private Events

Events season is in full swing! Just this past week the Private Events team at Teddy & The Bully Bar proudly hosted Comcast NBC Universal / Telemundo's "Bold Night" party, and a special Brunch Party with Andre Wells. Trust the...

Revamp.com Covers our Inaugural Sunday Brunch
Blog, Press, Spotted @ Teddy

On Sunday October 6, Revamp.com covered Teddy & The Bully Bar's inaugural Sunday Brunch. Our "Come and Play" theme invited attendees to kick back, relax and have fun. We certainly enjoyed ourselves! By popular demand and following on the heels...

Fall Begins
Blog

The official start of autumn was Sunday September 22, 2013. Cooler temperatures and shortening days are a refreshing treat and an invitation to take things a little more slowly. Fall brings so many great things: sweater weather, a change in...

Teddy’s John Hogan Describes New Cocktails for Fall in Forbes
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

Teddy beverage consultant John Hogan was quoted in Forbes magazine, saying “Beer can make a great cocktail." Thanks for the press, Forbes! [caption id="attachment_1000" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image Courtesy Brightest Young Things[/caption] The Bully Bar is the second distinctive beverage program...

The Hill’s “In the Know” Covers Karl Rove’s Lunch at Teddy & The Bully Bar
Blog, Press, Spotted @ Teddy

The Hill's gossip blog "In the Know" covered former President George W. Bush's adviser Karl Rove's lunch at Teddy this week. "Wearing a blue suit and orange tie," reports In The Know, "the GOP consultant and Fox News Channel contributor...

Features in DC Modern Luxury, Zagat
Blog, Press

Teddy & The Bully bar was featured in the September issue of DC Modern Luxury with a beautiful multi-page spread, while Zagat hails us in "Eye Candy" as a "stunning DC restaurant" for our design by local artist Maggie O'Neill....

EATER covers our new lunchtime raw bar
Blog, Press

The best local seafood is in season NOW at Teddy & The Bully Bar. We have four types of oysters as well as lobster and shrimp available daily at lunch. Put a reminder in your calendar so you remember to...

Rum Day DC Festivities: August 16-18, 2013
Blog, Save the Date, The Bully Bar

We at Teddy & The Bully Bar are thrilled to be part of DC's 2nd Annual Rum Day festivities, ongoing August 16-18, 2013. Your $75 ticket to the Rum Runner Party Bus entitles you to a festive ride on this...

BBQ Cooking Class at Sister Restaurant LINCOLN
Blog, Save the Date, Zavala

[caption id="attachment_716" align="alignleft" width="393"] Image courtesy Esquire.com[/caption] After our successful 4th of July BBQ, we decided to share our little secret by expanding your culinary horizons with BBQ Cooking Classes at LINCOLN Restaurant this summer! From 12:30pm until 3:30pm on Saturday August 10, Presidential...

Teddy Says “I Do”
Blog

Q: What do these beautiful DC area brides have in common? [caption id="attachment_798" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image Courtesy Sam Hurd Photography[/caption] [caption id="attachment_825" align="aligncenter" width="300"] Image Courtesy Abby Jiu Photography[/caption] [caption id="attachment_816" align="alignleft" width="300"] Image courtesy ZADESIGNZ[/caption]        ...

Washingtonian.com’s Coverage of our Watermelon Specials (Extended through August 9)
Blog, Press

Teddy & The Bully Bar and our sister restaurant LINCOLN made the Washingtonian Magazine's Watermelon Dishes (And Cocktails) Around Washington list! Check out the special dishes we are featuring through this Friday, August 9th. Don't miss out! August 3-9, Teddy & The Bully Bar...

The “Square Deal” Happy Hour, 3-7pm
Blog, Join Us, Press, The Bully Bar

Join us at The Bully Bar daily from 3-7pm for the best Happy Hour in Dupont Circle! Our "Square Deal" means you pay only $8 for selected signature cocktails on tap. $9 pricing extends to selected handcrafted cocktails and our...

Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio on NBC4 with Barbara Harrison: National Watermelon Day
Blog, Zavala

Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala was on NBC4 today with Barbara Harrison discussing the different dishes both Teddy & The Bully Bar and sister restaurant LINCOLN will be offering on August 3, National Watermelon Day. He demonstrated how to cook...

K Street Cocktails with the Washington Nationals
Blog, Save the Date, The Bully Bar

Join the Washington Nationals Dream Foundation and presenting sponsor Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP for small plates and cocktails to benefit the lives of children and families across the Washington Capital Region. A 501(c)3 charitable organization, the Foundation's three...

Washington Post’s “First Bite” by Tom Sietsema
Blog, Press

[caption id="attachment_727" align="aligncenter" width="602"] Our Baby Buttermilk Onion Rings. Image Courtesy The Washington Post[/caption] Tom Sietsma praises our Baby Buttermilk Onion Rings, Southern Pickled Shrimp, and Fox Hollow Fried Chicken - all on our Lunch Menu - but likes our...

National Watermelon Day Menu
Blog, Save the Date

August 3 is National Watermelon Day! Celebrate by enjoying our special menu at Teddy & The Bully Bar in Washington DC's Dupont Circle. Our seasonal small plates menus feature the best local produce, poultry, fish and game and our happy hour...

DrinkDC Features Our Punchbowls
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

It’s said that while President Theodore Roosevelt loved to eat and drink, to him the table was less an occasion for fine dining, more a springboard for conversation. We celebrate TR's gregarious spirit at Teddy & The Bully Bar with our “social" drink program,...

WUSA Channel 9 Video Tour
Blog, Popovsky, Press

Check out this video tour of Teddy & The Bully Bar by WUSA Channel 9 with Alan Popovsky, featuring former Redskins tight end Chris Cooley's coffee nook pottery. Click here to view the full video and restaurant tour. Also see...

Crab & Avocado Dish Featured in “Eats to Beat the Heat”
Blog, Press

BestThingonTheMenu.com points readers to Teddy & The Bully Bar for our delicious Crab & Avocado, "ripe for summer consumption" in their Eats to Beat the Heat. This dish from our summer menu is "served with grilled corn and a sauce that’s...

Washingtonian Says “Try Teddy Now!”
Blog, Press

Teddy & The Bully Bar was featured in Washingtonian.com's Best Bites New Restaurants to Try Now. [caption id="attachment_700" align="aligncenter" width="512"] Image Courtesy Prince of Petworth (www.popville.com)[/caption] (Read more about our ladies’ room mirror message by Maggie O'Neill.) Thanks for the press!

Our Features in Daily Candy, Southern Living, More
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

[caption id="attachment_648" align="alignleft" width="200"] Image of our Safari Sangria Courtesy of Daniel Swartz/Revamp.com[/caption] People are talking! Here's our latest press ... We were on Southern Living's Hot List, a round up of the five latest and greatest things to hit...

Have Your Next Power Lunch With Teddy
Join Us

[caption id="attachment_637" align="alignleft" width="300"] Baby Buttermilk Onion Rings with Bully BBQ Sauce[/caption] Put us on your daytime calendar for a power lunch with your favorite POTUS from 11am-3pm Monday-Friday.  Click here to view our full lunch menu. The small-plates lunch menu at...

Huffington Post’s Sneak Peek
Blog, Press

We are officially open for business! Check out our Opening Day photos and review on the Huffington Post, including more photography of Teddy & The Bully Bar's stunning interior. Faux taxidermy image courtesy Brandon Wetherbee.   Thanks for the press!

BYT’s “First Look” at TEDDY
Blog, Press, The Bully Bar

With opening day so close you can almost taste it, Teddy & The Bully Bar's feature on BrightestYoungThings.com included deliciously cool-looking photography of some of our signature cocktails. We're getting thirsty! The Rickey, D.C.'s official cocktail, was originally created at...

Independence Day at Sister Restaurant LINCOLN – 1110 Vermont Ave. NW
Blog, Save the Date

Teddy & The Bully Bar will be closed this July Fourth - we'll be celebrating at sister restaurant LINCOLN (1110 Vermont Ave. NW) and we invite you to do the same! Read more about our Independence Day party in the...

Our Feature in CityPaper: Nine Quirky Design Details
Blog, O'Neill Studios, Press

Teddy & The Bully Bar was just featured in the CityPaper's Young & Hungry with a full spread covering nine quirky design details and how they connect with Teddy Roosevelt and his era. You won't want to miss these when we...

Video: Interview with Washingtonian.com
Blog, Popovsky, Press

Watch Proprietor Alan Popovsky, Executive Chef Michael Hartzer and Designer Maggie O'Neill in an interview with Washingtonian Best Bites team. They describe how this project differs from LINCOLN, what the food will be like, and provide a brief tour of...

We Think TR Would Have Loved Our Menu: See For Yourself June 24th
Blog, Save the Date

Executive Chef Michael Hartzer is working hard to produce a menu worthy of the 26th POTUS's name. Introducing Teddy and the Bully Bar - if all goes according to plan we will be opening on June 24th! While you're here,...

Summer Field Trip with Teddy
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Teddy Roosevelt sued a small-town newspaperman in 1913 for calling him a drunk (and won). 

The Hill.com calls Teddy Roosevelt “the Hot New President”
Blog, Popovsky, Press

How can a Commander In Chief who served from 1901–1909 be America's "hot new President"? But his popularity does seem to be on the rise. TheHill.com reports that a movie about his life is in pre-production, the long campaign to...

Video Clip: The Great Teddy Buildout
Blog, O'Neill Studios

Check out these amazing visuals from this winter and see Maggie O'Neill and the artists at O'Neill Studios installing the interior at Teddy!

Behind the Scenes With O’Neill Studios
Blog, O'Neill Studios

We are so thrilled that hometown artist Maggie O’Neill and her team at O'Neill Studios is working tirelessly to create a stunning interior design for Teddy & The Bully Bar! Check out the incredible floor in our Private Event space. Did you know...

Teddy for Valentine’s Day
Save the Date

Whether your sweetheart is a history buff, an avid hunter, or simply loves all things cuddly, book your table at Teddy & the Bully Bar for Valentine's Day today! Did you know that one of the most popular gifts on...

Michael Hartzer Named Executive Chef
Blog, Press

Exciting News: Teddy & The Bully Bar announces our choice for Executive Chef, Michael Hartzer! Previously of Jack Rose, Citronelle and IndeBleu, Executive Chef Michael Hartzer's strong foundation in the classic techniques of European cuisine coupled with a love of...

Inauguration Day 2013
Save the Date

Officially, Inauguration Day is January 20th. But since that date falls on a Sunday in 2013, the public swearing-in ceremony will be held on Monday, January 21, 2013. The first Presidential Inauguration was George Washington’s in 1789. He was the...

Choose Teddy for Winter Restaurant Week
Restaurant Week - Washington DC, Save the Date

Washington DC Winter 2014 Restaurant Week is January 13-19, and Teddy & The Bully Bar in DC's Dupont Circle is offering delicious Lunch and Dinner menus featuring the best available, locally sourced winter produce, fish, game and meat, just $20.14...

Sunday Brunch @ Teddy
Uncategorized

Whether you live here, work here or your travels bring you here, you’ll want to be here: at Teddy & the Bully Bar Restaurant for the best Sunday brunch experience in Dupont Circle. Every Sunday from 11am-4pm we invite you...

Pre-Production Images of Our Original Art Celebrating Teddy’s Life and Legacy
Blog, Join Us, O'Neill Studios

Maggie O'Neill of O'Neill Studios with her masterpiece, an iconic image of Teddy Roosevelt - and her Moscow Mule! O'Neill Studios is also busy creating Teddy Roosevelt quotes on glass, and a forest of life-size Aspen trees (to celebrate TR's...

Washingtonian: Details on Teddy & the Bully Bar, Opening Early 2013
Blog, Press

The interior of our new restaurant is a tribute to the original Rough Rider. Hometown artist Maggie O'Neill is maintaining the handsome wooden bar already in the restaurant, and installing a stone floor in the bar and lounge area to...

Sip With Socialites: DC Restauranteur Alan Popovsky to Launch ‘Teddy & the Bully Bar’
Blog, Press

Teddy & the Bully Bar is expected to open around the presidential inauguration in January, In Sam & Harry’s steak house’s former location at 1200 19th St. NW in Dupont Circle. http://sipwithsocialites.com/washington-dc/dc-restauranteur-alan-popovsky-to-launch-teddy-the-bully-bar-00029.html

Guest of a Guest: Lincoln Creators Will Give Teddy Roosevelt the Presidential Treatment at New Restaurant
Blog, Press

The Trust Buster, The Rough Rider, The Old Lion and The Meddler—all these titles were given to America’s 26thPresident, the exuberant Theodore Roosevelt. http://guestofaguest.com/washington-dc/dining/lincoln-creators-will-give-teddy-roosevelt-the-presidential-treatment-at-new-restaurant

Huffington Post: Alan Popovsky Launching Theodore Roosevelt Restaurant As He Expands Presidential Brand
Blog, Popovsky, Press

As The Washington Post's Tom Sietsema reported on Tuesday, Alan Popovsky -- the restaurateur who owns Abraham Lincoln-themed restaurant Lincoln near McPherson Square -- is preparing to start construction on Teddy & The Bully Bar, a spot at 1200 19th...

EATER DC: Teddy & the Bully Bar Next in a String of POTUS-Themed Restaurants
Blog, Press

So, sure, this is the nation's capital, the place where presidents live and have things named after them all the time from monuments to airports. Why not have a whole ton of restaurants named after them, too? http://dc.eater.com/archives/2012/06/06/teddy-the-bully-bar-is-next-in-a-string-of-potusthemed-restaurants.php

Washington Post: Alan Popovsky Salutes Another U.S. President
Blog, Press

Lincoln, the 16th U.S. president, has been good to LINCOLN, the Washington restaurant, says owner Alan Popovsky. http://www.washingtonpost.com/blogs/going-out-gurus/post/alan-popovsky-salutes-another-us-president-with-teddy-and-the-bully-bar-in-downtown-washington/2012/06/05/gJQAk0NdGV_blog.html

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