Perfect for the Dog Days of Summer: Our Salmon Taco

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Drooling yet? If you’ve got a craving for Cali-Mexican, come try our Salmon Taco with green cabbage, radish, salsa fresca, cilantro aioli & limòn by award winning Chef Demetrio Zavala. His wholesome and locally-sourced menus are filled with passion, featuring nutritious, delicious and humanely sourced food. His cooking methods ensure even those following the strictest diets are …

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Join Us for Cocktails on the Patio

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Enjoy happy hour on LINCOLN’s stylish outdoor patio – profiled in BYT’s DC Outdoor Drinking Guide under “Great Happy Hour”! Pictured is our delicious Lincoln Park Swizzle with passion fruit gomme syrup, spiced rum, allspice dram, lime & angostura bitters. Come try one today! Check out Washington DC’s best outdoor happy hour and dining. Enjoy a snack, share a bite or split a …

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Happy Hour @ LINCOLN Restaurant in DC

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Here at LINCOLN Restaurant, we’re serving up quality handcrafted Happy Hour specials 4-7pm daily. Conveniently located near K Street and the DC Convention Center, LINCOLN Restaurant is something to behold. Our fresh bar program sources local ingredients and uses modern gastronomy techniques to deliver superior cocktails inspired by the life of Abraham Lincoln. According to an article in CityEats, once bartenders infuse …

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Interview with Chef Demetrio: Corporate Events @ LINCOLN

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Those familiar with LINCOLN Chef Demetrio Zavala’s style and meteoric rise as a Chopped Champion on The Food Network know that his wholesome and locally-sourced menus are filled with passion and bursting with flavor. His special event menus feature nutritious, delicious and humanely sourced food, and make sure even those following the strictest diets are able to cut …

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Spring Menus are Here!

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Chef Zavala is pulling out all the stops for LINCOLN Restaurant DC’s all-new spring menus. Celebrate this amazing weather with our farm-to-table goodness, prepared with care and served creatively! Enjoy al fresco and eat and drink on our patio. Aaah, spring! The menus have a beautiful new look and all-new offerings featuring the best seasonal fare …

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DCist Profiles LINCOLN’s Anniversary Party

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A special thank you to all those who came out to celebrate 6 years in business with us last week. DCist profiled the party on their “15 of Our Favorite Events in DC This Week.” Thanks for the press! Did you know that our beautiful outdoor patio is now open? Come check out Washington DC’s best outdoor happy …

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Come Celebrate 6 Years In Business With Us: Thursday April 13

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Grab friends and colleagues and join us on Thursday April 13 at our beautiful space in Penn Quarter, DC from 5-8pm for our 6 Years in Business Anniversary Party! It’s our loyal patrons that have made this possible – so come enjoy complimentary bar bites on us from 5:30-6:30! Enter our trivia contest for chance to …

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DCist Says LINCOLN Has DC’s Best Mac and Cheese

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Craving comfort food? We got you covered. Have hungry kids? Bring ’em on over to LINCOLN Restaurant in DC’s Penn Quarter, and make sure you order our mac and cheese. DCist says LINCOLN Restaurant has some of DC’s best mac and cheese. Thanks for the press! LINCOLN’s mac and cheese ($11) is served in a mini …

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OnTap Magazine Names LINCOLN Among DC’s Most Innovative Restaurant & Bar Interiors

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OnTap Magazine interviewed local DC artist Maggie O’Neill, cofounder of Swatchroom and designer of LINCOLN’s interior space, on how she achieved such a unique look and feel for our Penn Quarter restaurant. “Interiors of DC restaurants are becoming increasingly customized and intentional,” reports the magazine. OnTap reports that O’Neill considered every single aspect of your experience in the LINCOLN …

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Wedding Season Quickly Approaching

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Wedding and Private Event planning season is in full swing at LINCOLN Restaurant in downtown Washington, DC! With warmer months approaching, savvy couples know that now is the time to step up the planning by booking a wedding reception venue. LINCOLN offers unique private event space for meetings, private dining, private parties, rehearsal dinners, family reunions, corporate …

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Chef Zavala’s Charity Cooking Class

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LINCOLN Restaurant was pleased to host a cooking class for charity over the weekend for many aspiring DC chefs, including budding foodies and those who just wanted to learn to make something a little extra special this Valentine’s Day. Hosted by Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala, the class was hands-on, and participants learned unique recipes as well …

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Fox 5 News, LINCOLN Restaurant & Make-A-Wish Foundation Team Up to Make Local Boy’s Superhero Wish Come True

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Did you catch Chef Demetrio’s Fox 5 appearance on Friday morning? Kaheem, a Maryland 5-year-old who is battling leukemia, had wished to be a superhero. Fox 5 DC partnered with the Make-A-Wish Foundation and several area businesses – including PRG Hospitality – to make it happen. After Chef Demetrio prepared a super potion that turned Kaheem into a superhero, “Super Kaheem” …

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Holiday Wishlist: LINCOLN Ts, Gift Cards and More

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Attention last-minute Christmas elves! Whether you’ve been naughty or nice this year, don’t you and your loved ones deserve a treat from LINCOLN? As a thank you to our loyal patrons, for every $100 spent on gift cards, you will receive a $20 complimentary card. Give the gift of food, drink and Presidential style this holiday season. …

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Host Your Holiday Party at LINCOLN

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The holiday season is quickly approaching, and LINCOLN Restaurant is getting ready to host some of the best corporate catered holiday parties right here in downtown Washington, DC. Check out our Emancipation Room & Flag Room, two of our private event spaces at LINCOLN, all decked out for the holidays. We are expert at full-service party …

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LINCOLN Proudly Participates in the 13th Annual Capital Food Fight

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It’s the season for giving back! This year the LINCOLN team, spearheaded by Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala, was proud to once again participate in the Capital Food Fight benefiting DC Central Kitchen. The innovative organization provides nutritious meals for 80 nearby nonprofit partners and 15 Washington DC schools, trains unemployed men and women to begin culinary careers, partners …

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According to The Food Network, Our Chef Demetrio’s dish was “a total touchdown.”

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This October, LINCOLN’s own Chef Demetrio Zavala became DC’s hometown hero when he competed in The Food Network’s new “Chopped” tournament. Several chefs competed to earn a spot in the finale, and one champion – our very own Executive Chef Demetrio Zavala – was awarded the opportunity to cook head-to-head against Bobby Flay. The Washington Post reported back in June …

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