ABC 7 News at our Private Party


Local women gathered at LINCOLN in Washington DC for a Private Event hosted by the Egg Whisperer, and ABC 7 News did a feature story right after the Oscars this week. At first glance, the gathering appeared to be your typical ladies night out with guests enjoying wine and scrumptious passed hors-d’oeuvres by LINCOLN’s Private Events team. Also included …


Proprietor Alan Popovsky in the City Paper: Holiday Private Events


The City Paper recently interviewed our very own Alan Popovsky in an article about corporate holiday private events, or holiday office parties, here in DC. Thanks for the press! The City Paper details both the wild and tasteful side of holiday office parties, including both the excesses and Popovsky’s observation that companies have toned down the …


We’re on the Map: First Ever DC Metro Restaurant Map


What a brilliant idea: Thrillist created the first ever DC Metro Restaurant Map, and LINCOLN Restaurant was their pick for McPherson Square. Thanks for the press! For those living in McLean, Reston, or working in Tyson’s or further out, the Silver Line now makes it possible to plug into nightlife without driving, parking or traffic woes. So …


Bookworms + Cocktail Enthusiasts, Take Note: LINCOLN Featured in Jaime Joyce’s Book “Moonshine”


Moonshine, or unaged “white” whiskey, has made a comeback here in the DC area in recent years. Jaime Joyce’s new book “Moonshine: A Cultural History of America’s Infamous Liquor” provides a pretty comprehensive history of the formerly illicit beverage, from its Smoky Mountain roots through the Prohibition, its connections with NASCAR and the mafia, and LINCOLN …


The Bar @ LINCOLN: Where to Find Moonshine in Washington, DC


Epicurean in DC recently profiled LINCOLN’s Honest Abe’s Moonshine in its article Places to Find Moonshine in Washington, DC. We also got some ink in Jaime Joyce’s book “Moonshine: A Cultural History of America’s Infamous Liquor”, the history of a long-held American tradition that began in the 1700′s with the first Scots-Irish settlers and continues into current day …


Honest Abe’s Moonshine Featured in DC Modern Luxury


“Abe would have loved it,” says LINCOLN proprietor Alan Popovsky of our Honest Abe’s Moonshine. “It’s refreshing and gives you a lift.” Our mixologists are whipping up this delicious cocktail for you all summer, featuring XXX Shine white whiskey, housemade ginger syrup, fresh lemon sour and orange bitters. Modern Luxury’s Front Desk just featured it, describing …


Zagat’s On Tap Profiles Our Fourth of July Friday


July Fourth on a Friday in DC: what better way to let freedom ring? With awesome free entertainment on the Mall and a parade, concert and the magical fireworks starting at 9:10pm, it’s going to be quite a festive weekend. Zagat’s On Tap and Washingtonian profiled our party specials for the 4th, including our Emancipation punch bowl for $34, …


Come Try Zagat’s “Best Mint Julep in DC”

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Zagat just included LINCOLN on its “Best Mint Juleps in Washington, DC” list. Also included: sister restaurant Teddy & The Bully Bar in Dupont Circle. Thanks for the press! Mint Juleps aren’t just for Derby Day anymore, and they’re one of the best drinks on our summer menu. Learn more about what makes our bar program tick …


Looking for things to do in DC?

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Those looking for things to do in DC, groups booking private events, tourists looking for a memorable trip and executives in town for conventions consistently rank LINCOLN Restaurant among the best restaurants in the city on Trip Advisor. All the praise and positivity helped us achieve Trip Advisor’s 2014 Certificate of Excellence. The award goes to accommodations, …


“Best Deviled Eggs in DC,” say Local Food Bloggers


It has been great to see our Deviled Eggs featured in various blogs around town! Says Girl Meets Food, “few other things say summer quite like these zesty, creamy bundles of bliss.” Thanks for the press! Her ode to Deviled Eggs in DC includes “Au Natural, Jennifer Aniston-like Devils,” “Smokin’ Hot Jennifer Lawrence Devils,” and “Full-Out-Man-Whore, …


Punchbowls on the Patio


According to Zagat, modern bartenders’ love of retro cocktails has brought back something delicious, and great for a crowd … spiked punch! Their recent article profiles our Emancipation Punch (Bluecoat gin, Cuca Fresca cachaça, chamomile, clove, lemon and Barkeep lavender bitters), available daily for $49 for four to eight people. It’s the perfect thing for you, …


Choose Your Own Adventure, Small-Plates Style


The CityPaper recently published an article about the small plates trend in DC, and how local restaurants have created a menu lexicon all their own. (Read the full article here.) According to CityPaper, gone are the days of a traditional three or four-course menu format containing “soups,” “appetizers,” “entrees,” and “desserts.” LINCOLN and sister restaurant Teddy & …


Press: “Stall Tactics” by The City Paper

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People are talking about our sexy bathrooms! An interview with LINCOLN’s own Alan Popovsky was just featured in the City Paper’s “Stall Tactics,” an article about “getting it on” in DC restaurant bathrooms. “I’m fine with pretty much anything they do,” says Popovsky of patrons at LINCOLN and his newest venture, Teddy & The Bully Bar. He won’t …


Press: Chefs for Equality


We were so pleased to see press coverage of Tim Gunn’s Second Annual HRC’s Chefs for Equality on, including LINCOLN’s offering at the event. Food writer David Hagedorn and fashion icon / Project Runway host Tim Gunn put on an auction, open bar, and samples from over 90 of DC’s best chefs and mixologists to benefit the Human Rights Campaign. This year, …


Huffington Post says, “Inspired Dining” at LINCOLN


LINCOLN Restaurant was featured in the Huffington Post’s A Scavenger Hunt in D.C. for President Lincoln. Thanks for the press! LINCOLN Restaurant in the heart of Washington, DC features locally sourced “small plate” tapas-style dishes and a distinctive handcrafted bar program inspired by the 16th POTUS (read about our best-in-the-biz Craft Cocktail Bartenders here). Come join …