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Marvin

2007 14th St., NW
Washington, DC 20009

202-797-7171

Nearby Metro Stops: U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo

Happy Hour Details:
Monday through Thursday, 5:30 PM to 2 AM; Friday and Saturday, 5:30 PM to 3 AM: $5 Stella

Happy Hour Days: Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Thursdays, Fridays, Saturdays

Great Bars 2011: Marvin

Maybe it’s the cozy bistro seating. Or the impeccably dressed staff. But more than three years after opening, Marvin remains the undisputed cool kid of the U Street bar scene. An homage to Marvin Gaye’s self-imposed exile in Europe, the bar offers a lengthy list of Belgian beers and serves up crowd-pleasing dishes such as chicken and waffles. The spacious outside deck, which gets jammed in spring and summer, is the closest you’ll come to experiencing a Brooklyn rooftop party in DC.

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