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 Hill” Covers Colin Powell’s Lunch at LINCOLN

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TheHill.com’s “In the Know” gossip blog reported on former secretary of State and retired U.S. Army four-star General Colin Powell’s lunch at LINCOLN. Read the full details (including what he ordered) here. Some other LINCOLN patrons who have received press for private events, fundraisers, cocktails or private dinners held at LINCOLN include : Tagg Romney Martin O’Malley Barack Obama …

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2016 Candidate? TheHill.com’s “In the Know” Covers Martin O’Malley’s Lunch at LINCOLN

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TheHill.com’s “In the Know” gossip blog reported on Maryland Governor Martin O’Malley’s lunch at LINCOLN. Read the full details (including what he ordered) here. Other LINCOLN patrons who have received press for their dinners here include: Tagg Romney Barack Obama Solange Knowles Kareem Abdul Jabbar Denis McDonough Eric Cantor Jon Favreau Robert Gibbs

It’s Campaign Season!

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LINCOLN Restaurant was mentioned in both the Huffington Post and the National Journal this week. Mitt Romney’s son Tagg will be headlining a fundraiser for younger professionals on Wednesday December 14, 2011 at LINCOLN. According to the Huffington Post, the list of attendees includes Republican “cool kids”, some of the more “gregarious” Republican congressmen and scores of the city’s …

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Virgin Atlantic 15th Anniversary Party

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Happy Birthday Virgin Atlantic Airlines! Lincoln was the venue for an invitation-only corporate celebration this fall. Guests included celebrities, employees, friends, and uniformed members of Virgin’s cabin crew. The event was featured on REVAMP and Hollywood on the Potomac, along with some colorful photos. Below is recording artist / actress / model Solange Knowles (Beyonce’s sister) …

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Sightings: Favreau and Gibbs sit down at Lincoln

From left, senior advisor David Axelrod, speechwriter Cody Keenan, and chief White House speechwriter Jon Favreau. Image courtesy AP.

Washington Examiner | Yeays & Nays President Obama’s director of speechwriting Jon Favreau spent a portion of Wednesday night dining at Lincoln Restaurant with former White House press secretary Robert Gibbs. The twosome sat in the “Lincoln Chair,” the large booth reminiscent of President Lincoln’s seat at the memorial. They ordered tomato risotto and calamari fries and drank the …

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