Restaurants/Bars

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The District :

Welcome to the Washington Hotel’s eclectic fusion restaurant, The District. As we all know DC stands for the District of Columbia, however, this fusion restaurant pays homage to the Districts of the world. Our renowned Belgium chef brings fine style dining to The District where you can choose from an array of American, Italian, Middle Eastern & French-Mediterranean entrees. Our kitchen is a melting pot of diversity with professional chefs who bring a wealth of cooking experience from Belgium, Dubai, Turkey, America & of course right here in Ethiopia.
Which District are you dining in today?

  • Speciality Sunday Brunch
  • Ask about our bottomless mimosas


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Addis Ababa Restaurant :

Similar to the original Addis Ababa Restaurant established in 1984 in the Adams Morgan corridor of Washington DC, we’ve conveniently brought Addis back home to the motherland. Expect the same infamous traditional Ethiopian menu items, including our vegetarian, beef, lamb and chicken entrees. You can also expect the traditional Ethiopian coffee ceremony at your table, or join fellow guests at our communal traditional Ethiopian coffee hut right across the hall. If you are interested in sipping on some traditional Ethiopian beer, Areke or Ethiopia‚Äôs infamous honey Tej, then feel free to sit at the Addis bar inside the restaurant. Step into Addis Ababa restaurant for a taste and feel of what Ethiopia is all about; rich culture & history!

  • Daily Lunch Buffet
  • Speciality Areke & Tej available at the Addis Bar
The Lobby Bar aka Chista Lounge

The Washington Hotel lobby bar is a very chic chill spot for you to socialize, work or relax all while you eat & drink. Chista Lounge is an ideal place to meet before or after a meal at one of our two restaurants. We offer an extensive range of cocktails, beers, juices, smoothies, milkshakes, coffee & teas. Come to Chista’s and indulge in our daily happy hour from 5-7pm. Stop by Chista Lounge today to Eat.Drink.Relax.

  • Snack bar menu
  • Daily Happy Hour available from 5-7 pm
  • Bakery/Juice Bar
18th Street Rooftop Terrace

The 18th Street Rooftop Terrace offers a front row seat for spectacular 360 views of Addis Ababa. Dine on something from our BBQ grill or come enjoy our daily happy hour as you watch the sunset over this magnificient city. (18th Street Rooftop Terrace Opening Soon)

  • Daily Happy Hour available from 5-7 pm
  • Daily lunch specials