The younger and less popular sister of Café Saint-Ex, Bar Pilar is affectionately referred to as a dive bar, dressed up. The vibe is intimate, with just 38 seats, and the low-key attractions include bacon bloody marys at brunch (sort of a liquefied BLT, hold the lettuce) and a kitschy photo booth.
|Venue name:||Bar Pilar|
1833 14th St NW
|Cross street:||between S and T Sts|
|Opening hours:||Mon–Thu 5pm–1:30am, Fri 5pm-2:30am, Sat 11am-2:30am, Sun 11am-1:30am|
|Transport:||U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo Metro|