Good Drinks. Good Music. Good People.
Established in 1996, Recessions is a cozy take on a traditional bar. Located in the heart of Washington, we make sure that if you’re looking for a night of fun and entertainment, we’re the only place you’re going to want to be!
From the karaoke to the carefully curated list of drinks, our incredible staff proudly crafts a unique experience for our guests. Whether you’re out with friends or just in town for a moment, you’re always welcome to spend the evening with us.
To inquire about booking a private party, happy hour, or event catering, please fill out the form below and we'll contact you shortly with our availability and pricing options. For a private or semi-private event, you must have a minimum of 30 people. Please allow 24-48 hours for a reply to all inquiries. Thank you!
1823 L Street NW LL
Washington, D.C. 20036
Monday - Thursday: 3pm - Midnight
Friday: 3pm - 2am
Saturday: 5pm - 2am