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(202) 362-2408
MON – SAT: 8 a.m. – 10 p.m.
SUN: 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.

Located on the lower level of the bookstore, The Den is an intimate space to gather for breakfast, lunch, and dinner. Enjoy locally-sourced dishes, outstanding coffee, craft beers and wine.


Swing by The Den on Sundays for Waffles at brunch!
 

starting at 8 a.m.

PASTRIES
see daily selection and prices in case

GRANOLA & YOGURT
with Fresh Blueberries & Honey (V)
3.50

CHIA BANANA MASH
with Cinnamon & Candied Peanuts (GF, VV)
3.50

BAGELS FROM BULLFROG BAGELS
Plain • Sesame • Everything
1.75

onion • cucumbers • cream cheese • butter • dill • tomato • peanut butter • seasonal jam
.50 each

salmon 4 • avocado 1.5


BELGIAN WAFFLES WITH BUTTER
Served all-day every Sunday
5

berries • seasonal jam • pecans • cinnamon & sugar
.50 each

Nutella • real maple syrup
1 each

served all day

CUCUMBER & AVOCADO
with Red Pepper Turmeric Hummus, Fried Quinoa Garnish
& Za'atar on Toasted Multigrain (VV)
7

SALVADORAN CORN CAKE
Cage-Free Poached Egg, Queso Fresco, Pico de Gallo, Avocado &
Micgrogreens on a Parmesan Corn Cake (GF, V)
9.50

SMOKED SALMON & DILL
with Local Ivy City Smoked Salmon, Whipped Cream Cheese,
Shaved Red Onion & Pickled Mustard Seeds on Marble Rye
9

ADD ONS
add to anything

• Pickles .50

• Poached Egg 1

• Ham 3

• Smoked Salmon 5

 

starting at 11 a.m.

SUMMER CHICKPEA SALAD
Chickpeas, Black Beans, Cucumber, Red Pepper, Onion, Celery,
Parsley, & Quinoa tossed with Lemon Vinaigrette (VV,GF)
8

PEANUT NOODLE & KALE
Soba Noodles with Edamame, Pickled Ginger, Radish, Red Cabbage,
Black Sesame Seeds, Kale & Peanut Sauce (Served Cold) (VV)
8

SOUP OF THE DAY
Made from scratch daily (V)
5.50

starting at 11 a.m.

GRILLED CHEESE

CLASSIC
Sharp White Vermont Cheddar on Country White.
Served with a pickle. (V)
8

TOMATO & PESTO
Sharp White NYCheddar, Sliced Tomato
& Basil Pesto on Country White (V) (Nut Free)
9



MEDITERRANEAN TUNA SANDWICH
with Red Peppers, Black olives, Sliced Tomatoes, Fresh
Basil & Lemon Vinaigrette on Country White (Served Cold)
9.75

TURKEY JALAPENO
Smoked Turkey, Jalapeno Cheese Spread, Grilled Pepper & Onion, Tomato, Arugula, on Semolina Bread (Served Hot)
9.75

 

ADD ONS
add to anything

• Pickles .50

• Poached Egg 1

• Ham 3

• Smoked Salmon 5

 

ESPRESSO 2.80

MACCHIATO 3

CORTADO 3.50

CAPPUCCINO 3.75

LATTE 4

MOCHA 4.90

AMERICANO 2.50

DRIP 2.50

COLD BREW 3.65

CUPPA TEA 2.75

TEA POT 4.50

CHAI LATTE 4.25

LONDON FOG 4.85

MATE LATTE 4.85

MATCHA LATTE 4.85

HOT CIDER 2.40/3.50

HOT CHOCOLATE 3.80/4.50

ICED TEAS 2.65

 

All beer is 6 per bottle.


THE PUBLIC PALE ALE
DC Brau
Washington, D.C.

PEPPERCORN SAISON
Three Stars
Washington, D.C.

BLOODLINE IPA
Flying Dog
Frederick, MD

JACQUES AU LANTERN BELGIAN STYLE PUMPKIN ALE
Evolution
Salisbury, MD

AMBER ALE
Great Lakes,
Cleveland, OH

All wine is 8 per glass.


WILHELM WELCH PINO GRIGIO
Alto Adige, Italy
Floral, Rich, Slightly Tannic

BARON TOURAINE SAUVIGNON BLANC
Loire, France
Grapefruit, semi-sweet

CAPARZO SANGIOVESE
Toscany, Italy
Black Currant, Light Oak

ORIGINALS CABERNET SAUVIGNON
Columbia Valley, USA
Tannic, Blueberry, Nutty

CIDER
WYNDRIDGE CRAFTY CIDER
Dallastown, VA

 

H A P P Y   H O U R

WEEKDAYS  4 – 7 p.m.
$1 Off All Beer & Wine

 

GF = Gluten Free

V = Vegetarian

VV = Vegan

 

EVENTS AT THE DEN
Did you know you can hold your own evening event in The Den? To plan events——from private parties and birthdays to author discussions and events for your organization——email den@politics-prose.com.
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The Den is operated in partnership with Matt Carr, co-founder of the excellent nearby market and eatery Little Red Fox. The space features expanded seating, improved furnishings and lighting, and a new menu including dinner options as well as wine and craft beer.

Visitors to The Den will find superb coffee, along with a new and varied selection of made-to-order menu items. The ever-changing selection of food choices include daily fresh baked pastries, tartines, soups, and desserts. Locally sourced, farm-to-table produce is featured whenever possible.

For inquiries, please contact den@politics-prose.com