Washington, D.C. Restaurants

Taberna del Alabardero

  • 1776 I St. NW Map It
  • Downtown
  • Spanish

Fodor's Review

A lovely formal dining room, skillful service, and sophisticated cooking make this restaurant one of Washington's perennial favorites despite its occasionally lamentable portions. Start with tapas: fried artichokes with traditional Iberian ham or marinated anchovies. Proceed to onion soup with goat cheese and venture on to one of eight authentic paellas and fine Spanish country dishes. Strawberries with spicy chocolate ice cream are a light ending to this rich fare. The plush interior and handsome bar make things romantic and help attract a well-heeled clientele.

Restaurant Information

Address:

1776 I St. NW, at 18th St., Washington, District of Columbia, 20006, United States

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Phone:

202-429–2200

Restaurant Details:

  • Closed Sun. No lunch weekends

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