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“My favorite brunch spot in DC - feels like I went back to college!”
Oct 2, 2017
“College visit lunch ”
Situated on the edge of Georgetown University's campus, The Tombs is a neighborhood restaurant by day and a popular gathering place for Georgetown students by night. Along with 1789, The Tombs is built in a Federal-style townhouse dating from the...more
The Tombs hasn't changed much since I went there in the 1980s - I consider this a positive! It is almost always busy, but if you don't mind sitting at the bar it's generally quicker than the queue for tables. We went for brunch and...More
The Tombs is the official Georgetown University Hometown pub (as testament by Alumni throngs unanimous return) - and continues to be a must for brunch, lunch or casual dinner while visiting the Hilltop! The patina of generations of Hoyas is worn into the bar, booths...More
We stopped in for a drink after dining upstairs in the elegant 1789 Restaurant. The two could not be more different. The Tombs has a much older history and has not let the more upscale sister restaurant change it.
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This is a classic college pub on the edge of Georgetown University. It has been featured in Hollywood movies. It has a wide selection of beers and drinks. The bar is small and intimate. The subteranean restaurant is casual, blondewoodtables and chairs on hardwood floors...More
My son graduated from Georgetown and we got to see his favorite hangout. They knew him by his name. This is a small restaurant/bar that is a favorite hangout for GT students. I know why, good food and good drinks! Thanks Tombs for feeding Heath...More
Spent way too much time at the Tombs while attending Georgetown. 30 years later returned with my family to show them the area, the school, and the Tombs. It certainly didn't disappoint, right down to the free dessert for our kids to help them count...More
The Tombs is a great local hangout with excellent food and an even better bar atmosphere. I have made it a point to go here during every visit to the city. The burgers are some of the best that I have found anywhere.