Ellipse Rooftop Closed For Season

Ellipse Rooftop Bar
Best Rooftop Bar In Downtown Washington DC

Signature cocktails, craft beer, and fine wine are the staple of any good bar. Mix in a rooftop setting with panoramic views of DC, and you have a great bar experience. We offer a collection of cocktails, local and premium beers, a selection of fine wines, and a menu of small bites and apps.

Ellipse is one of WashingtonDC.Org's Top 20 Rooftop Bars

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Ellipse Rooftop Bar is closed for the season.

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Ellipse Rooftop Bar is the perfect spot to host private rooftop events in downtown Washington DC. Our rooftop venue is a favorite for hosting a bachelor or bachelorette party, birthday parties, company meetings, private happy hour, and holiday party.

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Minutes From The White House

Escape the noise of the city and enjoy an elevated bar experience just a few minutes from the White House. An inspired rooftop bar that offers great views of Washington DC, Ellipse Rooftop Bar offers plush lounge and table seating, fire pits, and a canopy.

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Live it up with your friends and family while overlooking Washington DC. Rising above the city, Ellipse Rooftop Bar is a vibrant and unique venue perfect for social celebrations and corporate gatherings. Enjoy a wide array of notable cocktails, local and premium beers, a selection of fine wines, and a menu of delicious small bites in a private rooftop setting.