City Paper: “One-of-a-Kind Seating”


City Paper listed Lincoln’s Chair at LINCOLN Restaurant one of the most whimsical seating options at a bar or restaurant – thanks for the press! Read the full City Paper article here. Come dine in Lincoln’s Chair, an homage to the one Honest Abe sits in at his DC Mall Memorial. A unique spot for your …


Washingtonian: Our “Gettysburg Address” One of DC’s Best Cocktails

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LINCOLN’s Gettysburg Address was recently named among Washingtonian Magazine’s Top 25 Cocktails in DC! Read the full Washingtonian article here. Thanks for the press! Come check out Washington DC’s best happy hour and dining, happening both indoors and outdoors, this spring.  Enjoy a snack or share a bite before a big night out – or make us your …


Bravo TV on Our Honest Abe’s Moonshine: “Too Fierce to Be Legal”

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Try our Honest Abe’s Moonshine, described by Bravo TV as “high-proof … a seriously potent punch.” Thanks for the press! We use unaged corn whiskey, ginger syrup, fresh lemon juice, and orange bitters for the deliciously strong cocktail, also featured in Jaime Joyce’s book “Moonshine.” Moonshine, or unaged “white” whiskey, has made a comeback here in the …


Erin Ivey’s “Cherry Blossom” Cocktail in the Beverage Journal

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Erin Ivey, our bar manager and member of the DC Craft Bartenders Guild, talked with the Beverage Journal this month. The magazine featured our Cherry Blossom Cocktail, the signature drink Ivey created for the DC Cherry Blossom Festival. Thanks for the press! (See our Cherry Blossom Menu Specials here. Full Beverage Journal piece here.) Ivey is …


LINCOLN Featured in Washington Life Magazine

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“It would be hard to find a more quintessentially Washington restaurant than LINCOLN,” says Washington Life’s The Young and the Hungry. Thanks for the press! The March issue of the popular DC magazine mentions our penny floor and Emancipation Punch. It also lets the cat out of the bag about some of our recent notable diners, …


Our 4th of July Party Featured in Zagat … Come Try Our Punchbowls!


Our fifth annual Independence Day Party featuring $3 PBRs and Miller Lites, $30 bowls of Emancipation Punch and an all-you-can-eat buffet featuring chicken, burgers, brisket, sides and pies was featured in Zagat this month. Thanks for the press, and thanks to those of you who celebrated with us! It was a firecrackin’ good time. Didn’t get …


LINCOLN Featured on & Capitol File

dark-stormy recently featured LINCOLN Restaurant in their article Visit DC to Commemorate Abraham Lincoln’s Assassination. Capitol File’s Commemorate the 150th Anniversary of Abraham Lincoln’s Death did the same. Thanks for the press! They both recommend LINCOLN Restaurant in DC as a great place to stop for a bite to eat after a tour of the DC monuments and …


Press: Cherry Blossom Specials 2015


Many of Washington DC’s top restaurants joined in the National Cherry Blossom Festival tradition by serving cherry-infused or themed dishes as the nation’s capital celebrated the festival, March 20-April 12, 2015. Our menu featured unique tastes including a Cherry Coke pulled pork sandwich, rabbit and nettle gnocchi and amaretto sugar-dusted donuts. We had several press mentions during …


Here’s to Four More Years! Our Anniversary Party Featured in REVAMP, K Street Mag


On Monday night here at LINCOLN Restaurant in Washington, DC, we hosted a celebration of all the hard work that goes into making a restaurant, and to thank our entire team for a job well done. REVAMP & K Street Magazine covered our fourth anniversary party with articles including several stunning pictures of the event and our …


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 …