Great Bars 2011: Black's Bar and Kitchen
Reviewed By Cynthia Hacinli
Comments () | Published February 7, 2011
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Black's Bar and Kitchen
Address: 7750 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda, MD 20814
Phone: 301-652-5525
Neighborhood: Bethesda/Glen Echo
Cuisines: Seafood, Steaks, Modern, American
Wheelchair Accessible: Yes
Kid Friendly: Yes
Nearby Metro Stops: Bethesda
Price Range: Expensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Chatty
Reservations: Recommended
Price Details: Lunch appetizers, $7 to $13; entrees, $10 to $18. Dinner appetizers, $3 to $15; entrees, $18 to $28.
Special Features:
Wheelchair Accessible, Kid Friendly
Happy Hour Details:
Monday through Friday, 4 to 7: $6 house martinis, $2.75 Miller draft, $3 Blue Moon and Stella Artois, $5 glasses of wine, 50 cent steamed spice shrimp, $6.50 mussels, $5 calamari, $1 boutique oysters
Happy Hour Days:
Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays

With its long glass bar, pale maple walls, and black-pebble-studded patio, this Modern American restaurant and bar feels like a luxury spa—with the addition of four screens tuned to sports and a raw bar by the door. An after-work crowd files in for happy hour (weekdays 4 to 7), when martinis are $6, glasses of wine are $5, and draft beers start at $2.75. There are also excellent deals on seafood—two-for-one Chesapeake Bay oysters, 50-cent shrimp, and half-price mussels and calamari.

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