Neighborhood Eats: The Tombs
Comments () | Published March 25, 2008
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Tombs, The
Address: 1226 36th St., NW, Washington, DC 20007
Phone: 202-337-6668
Neighborhood: Georgetown
Cuisines: Modern, American
Opening Hours: Open Monday through Thursday, 11:30 AM to 2 AM; Friday, 11:30 AM to 3AM; Saturday, 11 AM to 3 AM; Sunday, 9:30 AM to 2 AM.
Nearby Metro Stops: Foggy Bottom-GWU
Price Range: Inexpensive
Dress: Informal
Noise Level: Rowdy
Reservations: Not Needed
Best Dishes Mozzarella sticks; wings; crab-and-artichoke dip; chili; burger; Reuben sandwich.
Price Details: Main dishes $8.95 to $15.95, starters $4 to $9

This subterranean good-ol’-boy haunt is an often-raucous hangout for Georgetown students, especially during senior year, when tradition calls for one Tombs beer a day for the last 99 days of school. For the rest of us, there are baskets of oozy mozzarella sticks, reliably good burgers, and Reubens—plus the same creamy crab-and-artichoke dip and beef chili you’ll find at Clyde’s. (Clyde’s Restaurant Group has owned the place since the ’80s.)

-March, 2008 

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