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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Lincoln to Remove Almost $10,000 Worth of Pennies

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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 …

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August is Peach & Watermelon Month!

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Peach and watermelon are some of the most sought after flavors of the summer, so we will be featuring new and current dishes with these fruits! National Watermelon Day is August 3rd, so we will be offering our watermelon specials for the full first week of August. The fruit will appear in many different preparations such as …

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Miss Iowa 2016 Visits Lincoln!

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The 2016 Miss America Pageant contestants traveled to Washington DC over the weekend for orientation, and we had the pleasure of welcoming Miss Iowa, Kelly Koch, for Dinner!   Kelly wrote on her official Facebook page: “Had an amazing dinner at a restaurant with a floor made of pennies and a big chair like Honest Abe’s! …

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The Media Recommends Our July 4th BBQ!

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If you’ve been looking to the popular DC media websites like Brightest Young Things, Washingtonian Magazine, and WUSA9, then you’ve probably noticed our 2016 Fourth of July Party is one of their go-to’s! Washingtonian created “Your Dining and Drinking Guide to July 4th Weekend Around DC,” and sure enough we (as well as sister restaurant Teddy & the …

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BYT: LINCOLN’s “ultra patriotic Happy Hour”

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Brightest Young Things featured our Happy Hour as one of the best patriotic happy hours in DC. It runs daily from 4-7 pm. Thanks for the press! We’re a patriotic way to enjoy $8 cocktails, $7 wines by the glass, $6 spirits, and $5 beers, perfect on a summer day in July. Enjoy with friends and colleagues indoors or …

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It’s Almost Summer on Our Outdoor Patio

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Enjoy dining on LINCOLN’s stylish outdoor patio – profiled in BYT’s 2016 DC Outdoor Drinking Guide under “Great Happy Hour”! Spring has sprung, and summer in DC is right around the corner. Come check out Washington DC’s best outdoor happy hour and dining. Enjoy a snack, share a bite or split a punch bowl before a big night out – or …

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