United States Washington, D.C. Washington, D.C. Guide Things To Do Essentials Restaurants Nightlife Where to Stay Neighborhoods Events Getaways All Washington, D.C. Best Wine Bars in Washington DC Written by Rachel Cooper Facebook Twitter Linkedin Rachel Cooper is a travel writer who has lived in the Washington, D.C., area for more than 25 years. She is also the author of several books covering the capital and mid-Atlantic regions. Tripsavvy's Editorial Guidelines Rachel Cooper Updated 09/25/19 Share Pin Email Wine bars have become very popular in the Washington DC area in recent years. Following are some of the best places in the capital region to enjoy great wine and to learn about vintages from around the world. Many of these restaurants offer excellent food as well. (Listed in Alphabetical Order) 01 of 12 Bistrot Lepic and Wine Bar View Map Address 1736 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20007, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-333-0111 Web Visit website The Georgetown restaurant offers classic, regional and contemporary French cuisine and an extensive selection of wines. 02 of 12 Cork Restaurant & Wine Bar View Map Address 1805 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20009-4425, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-265-2675 Web Visit website Located just south of the U Street Corridor, Cork offers more than 50 wines by the glass and 160 bottles from small producers around the world. Wine tastings and special events are available. 03 of 12 F Street Bistro and Wine Bar View Map Address 1201 K St NW, Washington, DC 20005, USA Get directions The hotel wine bar offers a wide selection of wines by the glass and bottle. 04 of 12 Flight Wine Bar View Map Address 777 6th St NW, Washington, DC 20001, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-864-6445 Web Visit website Located in Chinatown, the wine bar offers a menu of more than 460 wines. Wines can be paired with the seasonal dinner menu that features the freshest ingredients including house-made pastas, premium fish and meat. Continue to 5 of 12 below. 05 of 12 Grand Cru Wine Bar & Bistro View Map Address 4301 Wilson Blvd #100, Arlington, VA 22203, USA Get directions Phone +1 703-243-7900 Web Visit website The European style cafe focuses on combining food and wine at a reasonable price. Outdoor dining is available during the warmer months of the year. 06 of 12 Iron Bridge Wine Company View Map Address 10435 MD-108, Columbia, MD 21044, USA Get directions Phone +1 410-997-3456 Web Visit website The wine bar offers 30 wines by the glass and 300 by the bottle. Small plates complement the wines. The cozy atmosphere makes this a great destination for a romantic event or an intimate gathering with friends. 07 of 12 Le Chat Noir View Map Address 4907 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC 20016, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-244-2044 Web Visit website The wine lounge at the French restaurant in Friendship Heights is open Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings and offers a variety of wines and silent films. 08 of 12 Sonoma Restaurant & Wine Bar View Map Address 223 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-544-8088 Web Visit website The popular restaurant highlights local and regional ingredients and pairs them with the best American and Italian wines. Continue to 9 of 12 below. 09 of 12 The Tasting Room Wine Bar View Map Address 137 Waterfront St, Oxon Hill, MD 20745, USA Get directions Phone +1 301-686-0465 Web Visit website The Tasting Room brings the wines of the Boxwood Estate Winery in Middleburg, VA to National Harbor, Chevy Chase, and Reston Town Center. The locations are available for private parties and special events. 10 of 12 Urbana View Map Address 2121 P St NW, Washington, DC 20037, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-956-6650 Web Visit website The Mediterranean restaurant and wine bar, Located in Dupont Circle, is a neighborhood favorite for food and drinks. 11 of 12 Vinoteca View Map Address 1940 11th St NW, Washington, DC 20001-4114, USA Get directions Phone +1 202-332-9463 Web Visit website While the focus is on wine, the menu includes a variety of small plates and a full bar, including cocktails and beer. Vinoteca also holds educational wine tastings and classes led by local wine experts. 12 of 12 The Wine Harvest View Map Address 114 Market St, Gaithersburg, MD 20878, USA Get directions Phone +1 301-869-4008 Web Visit website The wine shops offer tastings and casual menus of salads, sandwiches and cheese plates. Outdoor patios are available when weather permits. Was this page helpful? Thanks for letting us know! Share Pin Email Tell us why! Submit The Lyle Hotel Review - Washington, D.C. The 11 Best Restaurants in Washington, D.C.'s Georgetown Neighborhood Where to Eat Near U Street in Washington DC Best Places to Dine Outdoors in Washington DC Where to Eat for New Year's Eve in the Washington, D.C. 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