Grab a boot at Dacha Beer Garden
Dacha Beer Garden is your “go-to” outdoor bar in the Shaw area. Rain or shine, this unique beer loving bar is always serving. They carry a vast array of German, Belgium, and American brews along with wines, ciders, and meads. Dacha welcomes people and pets of every genre and definitely has a knack for facilitating the perfect pre-game party. One of their most popular features is The Boot which holds 1 liter of beer. Get your buzz on and take on the challenge!
Hit up Happy Hour at Lost & Found
Love draft beer and want a serious selection? Lost & Found is the next stop on your Shaw bar crawl. Featuring over 20 draft brews, L&F has a little something for everyone including whiskeys and signature cocktails. They have created an eclectic atmosphere and host Happy Hours from 4:00pm to 7:00pm Monday thru Friday.
Get your Labatte Blue at Ivy & Coney
This small establishment resides in the Shaw area of DC at 1537 7th St. NW and truly supports their Chicago fans. They keep it simple and to the point but offer an atmosphere with good drinks and great conversation that all can enjoy. One of the rarities of this hidden gem is their reserved liquor locker promo that allows regulars to purchase their favorite bottles at low rates, store it behind the bar, and be served their favorite glass upon their arrival. Be sure to make your way over and check out this old school establishment.
Take on the challenge at Nellie’s Sports Bar
Its GAME TIME! From just sitting at the bar watching the Nats game to crushing it at Wednesday trivia night, there is always something happening at Nellie’s. They offer a full bar to meet all of your booze desires along with a complete food menu for when you have the drunk munchies and are just craving that burger.
Choose from 555 Brews at ChurchKey
With 500 bottled beers, 50 brews on tap, and 5 cask ales, it is absolutely impossible not to find something that really hits the spot. ChurckKey prides itself on its extensive collection of beer that all pair well with their food options. Located right on the edge of the Shaw area, this bar engulfs a vintage feel and a good time.
Chill out at the All Souls Bar
Bring your quarters to play some classic beats from the Juke Box at the All Souls Bar. Kick back and enjoy a quality cocktail, a cold beer, or a great glass of wine This unique corner joint brings back an old school, low key mentality that keeps it real.
Rooftop Party at The Brixton
Classy by day, stylen’ by night. The Brixton features a small cuisine menu for those afternoon outings and creates a great rooftop party scene for that night time entertainment. Housing a full bar and signature cocktails that you definitely should not pass up on a Friday night.