18th Amendment

613 Pennsylvania Ave SE, Washington, DC, 02003, United States
(202) 543-3622
Latitude: 38.88510, Longitude: -76.99788

website

Wifi Available
Cask Beer
Indoor Smoking
Available Parking
Beer Pricing: $$
Public Transit
Proper Glassware
Outdoor Seating
Family Friendly
Selection: 4.00 | Atmosphere: 3.00 | Service: 3.75
71.7
out of 100
Overall Beer Mapping Score
Based on 1 reviews.
If you were logged in, you could review or add photos. Or check-in to keep track of your visits.

Log in | Sign up


Euktrain (10)
Friday 13th of November 2009 12:25:01 PM
link
I used to go to this bar all the time when it was called Zack's and under different management. It was a great hole-in-the-wall bar with half price burger and pitcher specials. Unfortunately, the rent got too high and Zack had to leave. (Zack later went on to operate the Greek Taverna up Penn Ave, before Spike took it over to expand his feifdom.)

New management came in and remodeled the place (including removing the pine tree car air fresheners from the urinals). The result is the 18th Amendment, not a bad bar but nothing remarkable when it comes to atmosphere. They do have a good beer selection, with Hoegarden and other good beers on tap.

I haven't eaten there since it became 18th Amendment, so I can't comment on the food.

While I miss the cheap beer and burgers I enjoyed in my early 20's, this place has grown up, just like I should have.

An OK bar if you're in the neighborhood, but not really anything to go out of your way to visit.
Selection: 4 | Atmosphere: 3 | Service: 3.75 | Food: N/A
71.7
Overall

No photos added yet.

LocationTypeBeer Mapping ScoreGoogle ScoreDistance
Hayden's Beer Store 80.0 0.19 miles away)
Belga Cafe Beer Bar/Restaurant 83.3 4.1 out of 5 0.23 miles away)
Matchbox - Capitol Hill Beer Bar/Restaurant 4.6 out of 5 0.25 miles away)
Capitol Lounge Beer Bar/Restaurant 56.7 4.1 out of 5 0.33 miles away)
Justin's Cafe Beer Bar/Restaurant 0.68 miles away)
Schneider's Of Capitol Hill Beer Store 90.0 0.69 miles away)
Bluejacket Brewpub 97.5 4 out of 5 0.71 miles away)
Gordon Biersch - Navy Yard Brewpub 78.3 3.7 out of 5 0.72 miles away)
Union Pub Beer Bar/Restaurant 4 out of 5 0.78 miles away)
Dubliner Restaurant and Pub, The Beer Bar/Restaurant 4.1 out of 5 0.99 miles away)
Kelly's Irish Times Pub Beer Bar/Restaurant 1.04 miles away)
Bardo Brewing Brewery 86.7 3.9 out of 5 1.08 miles away)
Granville Moore's Beer Bar/Restaurant 86.7 1.14 miles away)
Smith Commons Beer Bar/Restaurant 88.3 4.3 out of 5 1.15 miles away)
Biergarten Haus Beer Bar/Restaurant 78.3 4.4 out of 5 1.21 miles away)
Partisan, The Beer Bar/Restaurant 4.3 out of 5 1.49 miles away)
District ChopHouse and Brewery Brewpub 83.0 4.3 out of 5 1.51 miles away)
Irish Channel Pub and Restaurant Beer Bar/Restaurant 4.3 out of 5 1.52 miles away)
Gordon Biersch - DC Brewpub 84.2 3.4 out of 5 1.63 miles away)
Fado Irish Pub Beer Bar/Restaurant 4.1 out of 5 1.65 miles away)
Ella's Beer Bar/Restaurant 1.67 miles away)
Matchbox - Chinatown Beer Bar/Restaurant 88.3 4.2 out of 5 1.68 miles away)
Regional Food and Drink (R.F.D.) Beer Bar/Restaurant 74.2 1.69 miles away)
Elephant And Castle Beer Bar/Restaurant 3.9 out of 5 1.77 miles away)
City Tap House Beer Bar/Restaurant 91.7 3.9 out of 5 1.78 miles away)
Chef Geoff's - Downtown Beer Bar/Restaurant 1.87 miles away)
Capitol City Brewing Company - Downtown Beer Bar/Restaurant 85.0 4 out of 5 1.88 miles away)
Brasserie Beck Beer Bar/Restaurant 95.0 4.4 out of 5 1.98 miles away)
Modern Liquors Inc. Beer Store 4.5 out of 5 2.00 miles away)
Old Dominion Brewhouse Beer Bar/Restaurant 85.0 2.03 miles away)