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1905 Review

This spot's logo features an antiqued key, which is the perfect symbol for a dining experience so intimate you'll want to keep it a closely guarded secret. Young chef Matthew Richardson unites the flavors of France, Greece, and Italy with all-American touches for his intelligent comfort food. The pork loin is crusted in local Virginia peanuts and served with mustard made from local beer, while the ubiquitous bistro burger gets gussied up by house-made pickles. The dining room's refurbished Victorian-era fixtures and wallpaper create a romantic buzz that recalls the Moulin Rouge—in fact, canoodling couples like to sip absinthe in the more private window booths.

    Contact Information

  • Address: 1905 9th St. NW, U Street corridor, Washington, DC 20001 | Map It
  • Phone: 202/332–1905
  • Website:
  • Metro U St./Cardozo.
  • Location: U Street Corridor

    Restaurant Details

  • Reservations essential.
  • No lunch. Closed Sun. and Mon.
Updated: 06-05-2013

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