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Press & Reviews
December 4, 2012
Hey, isn't that . . . ?: Taylor Hawkins; Paul Teutul Jr.On December 3, the Old Ebbitt Grill welcomed two well, known faces.
December 4, 2012
Sightings: Robert Plant enjoys Ebbitt's Bloody MarylandsOn Friday, November 30, the Old Ebbitt Grill welcomed Led Zeppelin's venerable Robert Plant
Eats 101: Reading and Writing - and Chowing Down. Ahhh... CollegeThe Tombs, adjacent to Washington, DC's, Georgetown University, leads a double life.
November 28, 2012
Warm Up by the Fireplace at These 5 DC Metro RestaurantsSee some of DC's favorite fireplaces - including 1789's.
May 1, 2012
Passport ConciergeWhat are the best restaurants for a romantic dinner in the city? 1789 makes the list.
April 27, 2012
Executive Profile: Tom MeyerAn executive profile of Clyde's Restaurant Group President Tom Meyer.
April 12, 2012
Toasting 50 Years of a Georgetown InstitutionEvery Tuesday after 10 p.m., The Tombs becomes a battleground. It’s Trivia Night at The Tombs.
Washingtonian 100 Best Restaurants: 1789 Restaurant
YEARS: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: Clyde's Restaurants
YEARS: 2000-2014; 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: 1789
YEARS: 2002- 2014; 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: The Hamilton
YEARS: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: Old Ebbitt Grill
YEARS: 1998-2014; 2015
Distinguished Restaurants of North America (DiRoNA) Award of Excellence: 1789 Restaurant
YEARS: 1992-2014; 2015
Restaurants & Institutions' Top 100 highest-grossing independent restaurant locations: Old Ebbitt Grill
YEARS: #7 in 2003, #6 in 2004, #5 in 2005, #5 in 2006, #6 in 2007, #6 in 2008
RAMMY Award Where Magazine Visitor's Choice: Old Ebbitt Grill
RAMMY Award for Restaurant Manager of the Year: Clyde's of Reston's Hans Olson
Washington Business Hall of Fame: Clyde's President John Laytham
Washingtonian Readers Best #1 for Outdoor Dining: Clyde's Restaurant
Washingtonian Readers Best #2 for Sliders: Clyde's Restaurant
Washingtonian Readers Best #3 for People-Watching: Old Ebbitt Grill
Washingtonian Readers Best #1 for Upscale Restaurant for kids: Clyde's Restaurant
AOL City Guide: City's Best for Breakfast: Old Ebbitt Grill
AOL City Guide: City's Best for Romantic: 1789 Restaurant
AOL City Guide: City's Best for Happy Hour: Clyde's of Tysons Corner