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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 New World wine.

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COOKBOOK RECIPE OF THE MONTH
Cauliflower Salad
Celery, Parsley, Hazelnuts, Pomegranate, Spiced Vinaigrette, on a bed of Local Greens (VV, GF), 9.50

Jerusalem by Yotam Ottolenghi & Sami Tamimi, (Ten Speed, 35)

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

served all day

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

SALVADORAN CORN CAKE
Poached Egg, Queso Fresco, Salsa Roja, Avocado
& Microgreens on a Parmesan Corn Cake (GF, V)
9.50

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

ADD ONS
add to anything

• Poached Egg 1

• Ham 3

• Smoked Salmon 5

 

starting at 11 a.m.

ENDIVE SIDE SALAD
with Crumbled Blue Cheese, Candied Pecans, Cranberries,
red onion & balsamic reduction (GF) (V)
6.50

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

CAULIFLOWER SALAD
Celery, Parsley, Hazelnuts, Pomegranate, Spiced Vinaigrette,
on a bed of Local Greens (VV, GF)
9.50

SOUP OF THE DAY
Made from scratch daily (V)
5

starting at 11 a.m.

GRILLED CHEESE

CLASSIC
Sharp White Vermont Cheddar on Country White (V)
8

TOMATO & PESTO
Sharp White Vermont Cheddar, Sliced Tomato
& Basil Pesto on Ciabatta (V)
9



MEDITERRANEAN TUNA SANDWICH
with Red Peppers, Black olives, Sliced Tomatoes,
Fresh Basil and Lemon Vinaigrette on Country White
9.75

TURKEY & AVOCADO
Smoked Turkey, Mashed Avocado, Sliced Tomato,
Cucumber & Basil Pesto Mayo on Multigrain
9

ADD ONS
add to anything

• 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, DC


PEPPERCORN SAISON
Three Stars
Washington, DC


BLOODLINE IPA
Flying Dog
Frederick, MD


LUCKY #7 PORTER
Evolution
Salisbury, MD


SKYLINE LAGER
Seven Arrows
Waynesboro, VA

All wine is 8 per glass.


BLENHEIM VINEYARDS CHARDONNAY
Charlottesville, Virginia
2014


RED NEWT DRY RIESLING
Finger Lakes, New York
2013


OX-EYE VINEYARDS, PINOT NOIR
Shenandoah Valley, Virginia
2014


RAPPAHANOCK CELLARS, CABERNET SAUVIGNON
Huntly, Virginia
2015

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

 

starting at 4 p.m.

BREAD PUDDING
Toffee Rum Sauce, Spiced Apples, Whipped Cream
5

CAMPFIRE TOAST
Toasted Brioche, Nutella, Torched Marshmallows & Graham Cracker Crumbles
6

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 an event—from private parties and birthdays to author discussions and events for your organization—email den@politics-prose.com.
Monday, December 25, 8:00 am
Wednesday, May 3, 8:00 pm
Wednesday, May 10, 8:00 pm
Saturday, May 20, 8:00 pm
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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