Braised short rib “Seco Style,” cilantro, carrot puree, roasted red pepper.


Book Today


• DC’s Best DJ’s Every Friday and Saturday •

Smith Commons offers the areas best DJ’s on Friday and Saturday nights weekly. The Music starts at 10pm and goes until closing time on the 2nd floor Public House & Loft Bar.

• Jazz Duo Every Sunday Noon to 3:00 pm •

• Featuring The Mike Lyons Band  •


• Day Party and Smith Hour on 2nd Floor Public House  following Brunch •


• Common Mondays •

Shake off your Monday blues with #Common Mondays, our ongoing series of Craft Beer, great wine and Mixologist Cocktails. Stop by Smith Commons’ second floor Public House every Monday starting at 4:30 p.m. for weekly brew promotions, “Smith Hour All Night Long” food and drink specials, and the very best Music in an elegant yet cozy in your own home setting. It’s the perfect way to take the edge off the start of the workweek. Stay tuned for updates on featured beers promotions.

President Barack Obama Dines at Smith Commons With Contest Winners

via Ken Thomas (AP) WASHINGTON — President Barack Obama is meet with three winners of a campaign contest and their guests for dinner at a restaurant in a popular Washington neighborhood.

Obama’s motorcade took him to Smith Commons Dining Room and Public House on Friday in the city’s H Street neighborhood, which has undergone redevelopment in recent years. He was having dinner with supporters from North Carolina, Ohio and Colorado, three battleground states in next month’s election.

The dinner was part of the campaign’s “Dinner with Barack” series offering meals with the president to boost online contributions for the 2012 campaign.

Obama’s special dinner guests were Kimberley Cathey of Greensboro, N.C., and her husband, Ron; Mario Orosa of North Canton, Ohio, and his wife, Deidra; and Joe Laliberte of Colorado Springs, Colo., and his mother, Patti.

New Year’s Eve Dinner  & Our 4th Year Anniversary Here At Smith Commons

In the Dining Room, we’re offering our Special New Year’s Eve $30 Dinner Menu along with our full Bar and Dinner Menus (detailed below):

Reservations here >>

The Public House & Loft Bar  (Complimentary Champagne Toast & Free Admission All Night)

The Metro areas finest DJ’S will keep the party going until 3 a.m.!!

Special New Year’s Eve Beer, Wine, and Cocktails served all night long

Complimentary  Party Favors and Champagne Toast at Midnight !!

Happy New Year & Happy 4th Year Anniversary to Smith Commons!

New Years $30 Three Course Menu ( Regular Dinner and Bar Menus  being served)

First Course:

Land and Sea Tasting Trio

Scallop Stuffed Golf Shrimp, Confit Parsnips with Romesco,

 Braised Pork Belly, With Kimchi,  with Bulgogi Sauce

 Korean Spiced Grilled Chicken, with Scallion

Paired with Paul Direder, Gruner Veltliner, Austria, 2013 – 8

Second Course: 

Sous Vide Angus Tenderloin

 Black Pepper Dusted Filet Mignon, Slow Roasted Yukon Gold Potato Rings, 

Sautéed Fresh Spinach, Plantain Chips, Chorizo Butter, 

Bearnaise & Ponzi Jus

Paired with Silver Palm, Cabernet Sauvignon, North Coast, 2011 – 11

Dessert Course:

Valrhona Cjocolate S’more

Chocolate Ganache, Marshmallow Gelato, 

Pop Rocks & a Dark Chocolate Tuile

Paired with Lamarca Prosecco, Sparkling Wine, DOC, Italy – 8

Executive Chef Kamal Chanaka






No streetcar yet? Can’t find a cab? No worries. Uber has your #CommonsMondays transportation needs covered. Grab your iPhone or Android and download the Uber app. Use this promotional code — 1245HSTREET — when you sign up for $10 off your first ride.

Be Sociable, Share!