Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala Wins on The Food Network’s “Chopped”

We are so pleased – but not surprised – that LINCOLN Restaurant’s Corporate Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala won his first episode of The Food Network’s reality show “Chopped” with a dessert featuring a peach turnover with preserved eggplant ice cream. The episode aired on October 13, 2016 and we enjoyed a watch party high-fiving Chef at sister …



Our Election Food & Drinks Featured Across the Country

Sometimes we may forget just how politically-minded people are here in Washington, D.C. and that not all of our metropolitan counterparts across the country go all-out the way we do here. We were recently filmed by CNN NewSource, which broadcasts to news channels across the country. We showed viewers our most recent Election Season food & …



Lincoln to Remove Almost $10,000 Worth of Pennies

Right after Labor Day, we will be saying goodbye to our Penny Floor, currently made up of almost 1 million pennies. Our floor, created in collaboration with local artist Maggie O’Neill, has been a favorite by guests from all around the world ever since our 2011 opening. Due to its popularity and in spirit of honoring …



Enjoy Thanksgiving Dinner in DC at LINCOLN Restaurant

Join us for a wonderful Thanksgiving Feast on Thursday, November 24th. Whether you plan to celebrate with family, friends, or just yourself – we are welcoming all for this holiday. Just like in years past, we will have a splendid buffet of all your favorite Thanksgiving sides. Take unlimited trips to get helpings of Mac & Cheese, …



Cocktails, Appetizers & the Debates in Presidential Style

It’s no secret that DC is a political town – but there are some things we can all agree on. LINCOLN Restaurant has been bringing reds and blues together since 2011. Watch the 2016 Presidential Debates in DC’s original presidentially-themed restaurant. Enjoy our famous election-themed cocktails and appetizers as the candidates battle it out. Clinton BBQ Sliders and Trump Steak Bites will be …


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Restaurant Week DC 2016: Aug 15-21. 3-Course Summer Menu

Once again, LINCOLN Restaurant in downtown DC will be offering a 3-course Lunch menu ($22), and 4-course Dinner menu ($35) for DC Summer Restaurant Week 2016 this August 15-21! You choose each course, and dessert is included! Get your first peek at our DC Summer Restaurant Week 2016 Dinner Menu below! Our seasonal small plates feature …