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These DC-Area Restaurants and Bars Require Proof of Covid-19 Vaccination

A running list of venues asking for vaccine passports.

Maialino Mare. Photograph by Scott Suchman

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This week the CDC announced new data showing how highly transmissible the Delta variant is, and DC officials reinstated an indoor mask mandate for all individuals. Now more and more Washington restaurants and bars have started to require proof of Covid-19 vaccination for their customers and employees. (Most businesses will accept your physical vaccine card, a photo of it, or other certified vaccination records such MyIR in DC.) Here’s a running list of venues that require you to be vaxxed:

1301 Kitchen & Bar
1310 Wisconsin Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

2Amys
3715 Macomb St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining. Unvaccinated—including children who aren’t eligible—are restricted to the outdoor patio.

A League of Her Own
2319 18th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

All Souls
725 T St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

Anchovy Social
221 Tingey St., SE
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining.

Barmini
501 9th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12.

Blend 111
111 Church St. NW Suite 101, Vienna
Proof of vaccination required for limited indoor dining.

Central Michel Richard
1001 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining when the restaurant reopens mid-September.

China Chilcano
418 7th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining.

Columbia Room
124 Blagden Alley, NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test from within 24 hours required for indoor seating, which begins Oct. 7.

Cotton & Reed
1330 5th St., NE
Proof of vaccination required for bar, patio, and warehouse.

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The Crown & Crow
1317 14th St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test from within two days required to entry.

Daru
1451 Maryland Ave., NE
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining. “Certifiable documents” for medical exceptions accepted. Outdoor dining open to all.

DC9
1940 9th St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test from within 48 hours required for entry.

The Dirty Goose
913 U St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test required for entry.

The Duck & The Peach
300 7th St., SE
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 48 hours required for indoor dining. Outdoor dining available to all.

Elle
3221 Mount Pleasant St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 48 required for indoor dining for all guests 12 and over. Outdoor streatery tables are open to all.

Franklin Hall
1348 Florida Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 72 hours required for entry.

Free State
501B G St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 72 hours required for entry.

Gravitas
1401 Okie St., NE
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining. Outdoor dining open to all.

The Green Zone
2226 18th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry. Proof of medical exceptions accepted. Outdoor seating open to all.

Hill Prince
1337 H St., NE
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

Ivy and Coney
1537 7th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

Izakaya Seki
1117 V St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test from within the past 48 hours required for entry.

Jaleo
480 7th St., NW; 2250-A Crystal Drive, Arlington
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining.

Jane Jane
1705 14th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

JR’s Bar
1519 17th St., NW
Proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test from within 72 hours required to enter.

Kingfisher
1414 14th St., NW
Proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test from within 72 hours required to enter.

La Collina
747 C St. SE
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 48 hours required for indoor dining. Outdoor dining available to all.

Lost & Found
1240 9th St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 72 hours required for entry.

Maialino Mare
221 Tingey St., SE
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining.

Martha Dear
3110 Mt. Pleasant St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining.

Mr. Henry’s
601 Pennsylvania Ave., SE
Proof of vaccination for indoor dining. Outdoor dining is open to all.

Muchas Gracias
5029 Connecticut Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining.

Nellie’s Sports Bar
900 U St., NW
Proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test from within 72 hours required to enter.

Number Nine
1435 P St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test required for entry.

Oyamel
401 7th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining.

Pho Banh Mi & Grill
4290 Chain Bridge Rd, Fairfax
Proof of vaccination required for indoor dining.

Pitchers
2317 18th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

The Public Option
1601 Rhode Island Ave., NE
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

The Pug
1234 H St., NE
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

Qui Qui
1539 7th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry for those 12 and older.

Reliable Tavern
3655 Georgia Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative PCR Covid test from the past 72 hours required for entry.

Reveler’s Hour
1775 Columbia Road, NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test from the past 48 hours required for all guests over 12.

Reverie
3201 Cherry Hill Lane
Proof of vaccination or a negative Covid-19 test from within 72 hours required for entry.

Showtime
113 Rhode Island Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test taken within 48 hours required.

Spanish Diner
7271 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining.

Tail Up Goat
1827 Adams Mill Road, NW
Proof of vaccination or negative Covid test from the past 48 hours required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining. Outdoor dining is available for those without vaccine records or test results.

Trade
1410 14th St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test required for entry.

Uproar Lounge & Restaurant
639 Florida Ave., NW
Proof of vaccination required for entry.

The Wells
727 C St. SE
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 48 hours required for indoor dining.

Wonderland Ballroom
1101 Kenyon St., NW
Proof of vaccination or negative test from within 72 hours required for indoor entry.

Zaytinya
701 9th St., NW
Proof of vaccination required for all guests over 12 for indoor dining.

Are we missing something? Send updates to jsidman@washingtonian.com.

Jane Recker
Assistant Editor

Jane is a Chicago transplant who now calls Cleveland Park her home. Before joining Washingtonian, she wrote for Smithsonian Magazine and the Chicago Sun-Times. She is a graduate of Northwestern University, where she studied journalism and opera.

Jessica Sidman
Food Editor

Jessica Sidman covers the people and trends behind D.C.’s food and drink scene. Before joining Washingtonian in July 2016, she was Food Editor and Young & Hungry columnist at Washington City Paper. She is a Colorado native and University of Pennsylvania grad.