Snow Day Means Snow Deals (and Some Closings)

By Rina Rapuano | January 21, 2014 By Rina Rapuano  |  January 21, 2014

Local restaurants and bars often see snow days as a chance to open early and reacquaint DC residents with the all-day buzz. Here's a list of early openings, deals and closings that have emerged so far. Check back here throughout the day for updates. 


Osteria Morini runs its happy hour all day today, starting at 11:30 AM. Complimentary mulled cider will also be available to diners today (202-484-0660).

Cashion's Eat Place will be open at the bar only with light fare from 5-9 PM. Happy hour pricing will be in effect for the duration of service, and the full dinner menu will not be available (202-797-1819).

Osteria Marzano has instituted a snow-day policy of happy hour all day at the bar, with drink and pizza specials, whenever it snows (703-313-9700).

Cork Market is offering half-price Trickling Springs hot chocolate - regularly $3, today $1.50 - for kids (202-265-2674).

DC Reynolds is offering buy one, get one free drinks today (202-506-7178).

Hill Country offers all-day happy hour and wings specials (202-556-2050).

Kangaroo Boxing Club tweets that the bar opens at noon but invites drinkers to bring their own snacks since the kitchen won’t open till 5 PM (202-505-4522).

Bearnaise offers $5 hot toddies all day (202-450-4800).

El Chucho, Bar Charley, Sidebar and Jackie's will all offer $3 hot drinks and $3 tall boys today. In addition, Quarry House Tavern offers half-price burgers and $3 tall boys, and Jackie's offers half-priced wines by the glass (El Chucho, 202-290-3313; Bar Charley, 202-627-2183; Jackie's and Sidebar, 301-565-9700; Quarry House Tavern, 301-587-8350).

Capriotti’s is offering a free size upgrade when you order a small or medium sub (202-429-2277).

Jack Rose Dining Saloon offers $5 hot cocktails all night, such as hot bourbon cider and a Hot Chai Way to Hell made with wheated bourbon, fresh lemon, allspice liqueur, honey, black chai tea and hot water (202-588-7388).

Vinoteca extends happy hour all night with 20 wines at $5, discounted bar snacks, $5 beer and $5 mugs (usually $7) of mulled wine made with brandy, ginger syrup and spices (202-332-9463).

Bourbon in Glover Park offers half-price drafts all night (202-625-7770).

Open City serves $22 carafes of mimosas (usually $28) for until last call tonight (202-332-2331).

BLT Steak offers half-price hot cocktails - normally $12 but priced at $6 today - at the bar all day and night (202-689-8999).

Eno Wine Bar offers two-for-one bruschetta and a complimentary chocolate flight with any wine flight ordered (202-295-2826).

Alba Osteria sells half-price pizzas in their bar area all day (202-295-2826).

Chez Billy offers $8 hot toddies (normally $12) all night featuring rum or whiskey, lemon, cinnamon and honey (202-506-2080).

Brixton will have $5 mulled wine on hand from 5 PM to close (202-560-5045).

The W Hotel is offering its barreled-aged Manhattan all day for $8 in the living room (202-661-2400).

Food, Wine & Co in Bethesda has specials on Snow Blind and Mad Elf beers, which will run $5 all day. Also, buy an all-American burger and get a second burger of your choice for $5 (301-652-8008).



Pizzeria Orso

Trummer’s on Main

Port City’s Tasting Room

Jackie's & Sidebar

Urban Butcher

The Pig

(Note: it's a good idea to call ahead before heading out tonight.)

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Osteria Morini

Italian Navy Yard
Food25 Decor24 Service21 Cost$49
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Cashion's Eat Place

American Adams Morgan
Food22 Decor19 Service20 Cost$50
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Cork Market & Tasting Room

Wine Store 14th Street Corridor
Quality25 Appeal24 Service21 CostI
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Hill Country Barbecue Market

Barbecue Penn Quarter/Chinatown
Food22 Decor19 Service17 Cost$25
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Kangaroo Boxing Club

American Columbia Heights
Food22 Decor15 Service21 Cost$21
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El Chucho - Cocina Superior

Mexican Columbia Heights
Food25 Decor21 Service20 Cost$22
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Food20 Decor19 Service21 Cost$34
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Quarry House Tavern

Pub Silver Spring
Atmo.21 Decor15 Service19 CostI
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2941 Restaurant

American Falls Church
Food25 Decor25 Service25 Cost$63
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Pizzeria Orso

Pizza Falls Church
Food24 Decor17 Service21 Cost$24
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Jack Rose Dining Saloon

American Adams Morgan
Food20 Decor22 Service21 Cost$37
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Vinoteca Wine Bar and Bistro

U Street Corridor
Food22 Decor21 Service20 Cost$36
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ENO Wine Bar

Wine Bar Georgetown
Atmo.22 Decor21 Service20 CostM
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Chez Billy

French Petworth
Food24 Decor22 Service20 Cost$34
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Food26 Decor26 Service24 Cost$64
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Urban Butcher

Steakhouse Silver Spring
Food- Decor- Service- CostM
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the pig

American 14th Street Corridor
Food23 Decor20 Service22 Cost$33

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