4th of July Bottomless BBQ Profiled in Washingtonian


DC is THE place to celebrate your independence this July 4th! Washingtonian calls our 4th of July restaurant party one of the “best in DC”. Thanks for the press! Mark your calendar for one of our biggest and best parties of the year at LINCOLN Restaurant in Penn Quarter; we’re easy to get to by Metro …


DCist Profiles LINCOLN’s Anniversary Party


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 …


DCist Says LINCOLN Has DC’s Best Mac and Cheese


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 …


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


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 …


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


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” …


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


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 …


Miss Iowa 2016 Visits Lincoln!


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! …


The Media Recommends Our July 4th BBQ!


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 …


BYT: LINCOLN’s “ultra patriotic Happy Hour”


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 …


YUM: EATER Suggests Our Mint Julep

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So refreshing in spring and summer: our $12 julep of Bulleit bourbon, mint syrup, crushed ice, and mint was recently featured on EATER DC. Thanks for the press! Join us for a Julep and signature cocktails all summer! We’re also a Washington Post Editor’s Pick for Best Late Night Happy Hour, and our patio is a great place …


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, …