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Hominy Restaurant & Lounge

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2001 11th Street NW Washington DC 20001
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(202) 299-0800
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What started out as a small basement club in 1926 has now flourished and is frequented by the chic and upper-class crowd of Washington. Bohemian Caverns seeks to promote jazz and give the artists a perfect platform to present their talent. Renowned singer and songwriter Billy Holiday has graced the stage here. Other famed artists, like Bill Cosby, Louis Armstrong and Ramsey Lewis have also...

Bohemian Caverns

The Bohemian Caverns, founded in 1926, is a restaurant and jazz nightclub located at 11th Street and U Street NW in Washington, D.C.

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Editorial reviews from the web (3)

"Hip cats" on U Street spelunk into this historic jazz "joint" for "wonderful" live entertainment and a "great selection" of Belgian beers, served up in an "intimate" circa-1926 space featuring a "unique" basement bar akin to a "calcareous cave"; while some sniff that the "well-poured" drinks are "too expensive" and warn of "partial views" during performances (so "go early and get good seats"),...

Citysearch Editorial Review

U Street's Bohemian Caverns is a historic jazz venue and supper club; the space--which hosted greats such as Duke Ellington and Billy Holiday in its heyday--is back on the scene with Mahogany...

Rising from the ashes on the very spot where jazz greats such as Duke Ellington, Billie Holiday, and so many others performed decades ago, Bohemian Caverns hopes to establish that same presence and host today's jazz stars, but remains a work in progress. The Caverns is actually three venues. Downstairs is the jazz club, whose decor is cavelike, as it was in the '20s. The club's performance...

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Average Rating
80

Enjoyed this unique location. It's a cozy place with a good atmosphere. The band was working hard and the audience seemed engaged. Everything else was fairly decent, food, drink, prices.

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80

I haven't been here in years, went the other night, had a good time. An improv move after eating somewhere else. Everyone seemed to know each other and the vibe was very welcoming.The bartender...

Goooood music

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80

All the way from South Africa, needed a place to unwind and this is exactly what we needed! Music is a universal language! That's what we got!

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60

The place itself is a bit stuffy, old and smelly, but the music is fabulous! It is also small, but in a nice intimate way. This is supposed to be old place so I understand why it is stuffy and a...

Great Music

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80

Went to hear jazz at Bohemian Caverns and it did not disappoint. It wasn't very crowded and we just had drinks. The music was top rate. Loved the choice of material and originals by very talented artists.

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What started out as a small basement club in 1926 has now flourished and is frequented by the chic and upper-class crowd of Washington. Bohemian Caverns seeks to promote jazz and give the artists a perfect platform to present their talent. Renowned singer and songwriter Billy Holiday has graced the stage here. Other famed artists, like Bill Cosby, Louis Armstrong and Ramsey Lewis have also...

Bohemian Caverns can be found at 11th St Nw 2001. The following is offered: Night Clubs. The entry is present with us since Sep 10, 2010 and was last updated on Nov 14, 2013. In Washington there are 64 other Night Clubs. An overview can be found here.

Mahogany Restaurant & Lounge is located at 2003 11th St NW, Washington, DC. This business specializes in Family Style Restaurants.

:: DC's Legendary Jazz Club :: www.bohemiancaverns.com

What started out as a small basement club in 1926 has now flourished and is frequented by the chic and upper-class cool crowd of Washington is the Bohemian Caverns. The club seeks to promote jazz music and give the artists a perfect platform to present their talent. Singer and songwriter Billy Holiday has graced the stage. Other famed artists, like Bill Cosby, Louis Armstrong and Ramsey Lewis...

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