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DC Restaurants Help Welcome 2019 Pokemon World Championship Attendees

August 12, 2019

RAMW member restaurants welcome gaming fans with exclusive specials and promotions

Washington, DC (August 12, 2019) – Events DC and Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) along with its members are excited to welcome the 2019 Pokemon World Championships from August 16 – 18, 2019. Pokémon Trainers have been sharpening their skills all year so they can prove they're the very best at this epic annual event where fans and game enthusiasts are able to watch the most important Pokémon battles of the season live in Washington, DC. For more information and the complete schedule of events, please visit

During the full run of the Pokemon World Championships, attendees are encouraged to dine out at our region’s critically-acclaimed dining destinations, with some RAMW member restaurants welcoming ticket holders to enjoy exclusive limited time specials. Read on for details!

Exclusive Dining Deals & Specials:

Prather’s on the Alley | MOUNT VERNON TRIANGLE
455 I Street NW, WDC 20001 | 202.838.9633
Instagram: @prathersdc |  Facebook: @prathersdc  |  Twitter: @prathersdc
Head to the Pokemon World Championships and stop by Prather’s on the Alley to refuel with 15% off your entire bill when you present event tickets 8/16 – 8/18.

The Tavern at Ivy City Smokehouse | IVY CITY
1356 Okie Street NE, WDC 20002 | 202.529.3300
Instagram: @ivycitysmokehouse |  Facebook: @IvyCitySmokehouse  |  Twitter: @ICSHDC

The Darcy at The Darcy Hotel | DOWNTOWN
1515 Rhode Island Avenue NW, WDC 20005 | 202.521.7171
Instagram: @thedarcyhotel  |  Facebook: @thedarcyhotel
Visit The Darcy to take a load off after a long day of Pokemon World Championships excitement and enjoy 15% off your food purchase when you present your event tickets 8/16 – 8/18.

Atlas Brew Works | IVY CITY
2052 West Virginia Avenue NE, #102 WDC 20002 | 202.832.0420
Instagram: @atlasbrewworks |  Facebook: @atlasbrewworks  |  Twitter: @atlasbrewworks
Head to Atlas Brew Works for some tasty brews on your way to or from the Pokemon World Championships 8/16 - 8/18 & cash in on 10% off your purchase when presenting your event ticket!

CIRCA at Chinatown | CHINATOWN
781 7th Street NW, WDC 20001 | 202.628.7777
Instagram: @circabistros  |  Facebook: @CIRCAatChinatown  |  Twitter: @CIRCAbistros
Swing by CIRCA Bistro’s Chinatown location to enjoy $19 bottomless mimosas with brunch before heading to the Pokemon World Championships this weekend! Available Saturday and Sunday only; no event ticket is needed to redeem this offer.

Kuya Ja’s Lechon Belly | ROCKVILLE
5268-H Nicholson Lane, Rockville, MD 20895 | 240.669.4383
Instagram: @kuyaja |  Facebook: @kuyajaslechonbelly

ROCKLANDS Barbeque and Grilling Company | GLOVER PARK
2418 Wisconsin Avenue NW, WDC, 20007 | 202.333.2558
Instagram: @rocklandsbbq |  Facebook: @RocklandsBBQ  |  Twitter: @rocklandsbbq
Visit ROCKLANDS’ Glover Park location after taking in the Pokemon World Championships and enjoy a complimentary fountain drink or dessert with any meal entree purchased when attendees present event tickets! Offer available 8/16 - 8/18

425 I Street NW, WDC 20001 | 202.847.0389
Instagram: @ottomantaverna  |  Facebook: @ottomantaverna
Refuel from Pokemon World Championships excitement with happy hour deals available from 5:00 – 7:00pm at Ottoman Taverna, a certified halal restaurant, just steps from the Washington Convention Center!

Charlie Palmer Steak | CAPITOL HILL
101 Constitution Avenue NW, WDC 20001 | 202.547.8100
Instagram: @charliepalmersteak  |  Facebook: @CPSteakDC  |  Twitter: @CPSteakDC

Mirabelle | DOWNTOWN
900 16th Street NW, WDC 20006 | 202.506.3833
Instagram: @mirabelledc |  Facebook: @Mirabelledc

City Winery DC | IVY CITY
1350 Okie Street NE, WDC 20002 | 202.250.2531
Instagram: @citywinerydc  |  Facebook: @citywinerydc  |  Twitter: @CityWineryDC
Get 15% off any non-sold out shows at City Winery DC scheduled 8/1 - 8/31/19. Purchase tickets at and use code 'RAMW' at checkout. Can only be redeemed online through the City Winery website for DC location, code not valid for VinoFiles members.

1247 First Street SE, WDC 20003 | 202.725.4634
Instagram: @rasa |  Facebook: @Rasagrill  |  Twitter: @rasa
Happy hour pricing available for Pokemon World Championships attendees when presenting event tickets! Offer available 8/16 - 8/18

Not Your Average Joe’s | WOODBRIDGE
15101 Potomac Town Place, Woodbridge, VA 22193 | 571.989.5637
Instagram: @nyajoes  |  Facebook: @NotYourAverageJoesWoodbridge  |  Twitter: @NYAJoes

Additional RAMW Restaurant Members Welcoming Attendees:
Ben’s Chili Bowl, Ben’s Next Door | Black Restaurant Group | Buttercream Bakeshop | Compass Rose | Maydan | CHIKO (Capitol Hill & Dupont Circle) | Clyde’s Restaurant Group | Cork Wine Bar & Market | Great American RestaurantsKAZ Sushi BistroMasa14Knightsbridge Restaurant Group | Martin’s Tavern | Maydan | Mindful Restaurant Group | Neighborhood Restaurant Group | Nick’s Riverside Grill | Passion Food HospitalityRis | Right Proper Brewing Co. | Earl's Sandwiches | The Dubliner | The Salt Line | The Liberty Tavern GroupThinkFoodGroup | Pizzeria Paradiso | Daikaya | Haikan | Bantam King | Tony & Joe’s Seafood Place | Doi Moi | All Purpose Pizzeria | The Red Hen

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About the 2019 Pokemon World Championships
The 2019 Pokémon World Championships are returning to Washington, DC, from August 16 to 18. The best players from all over the world will compete for the title of Pokémon TCG, Video Game, or Pokkén Tournament World Champion—and for their share of the prizes! The Pokémon World Championships are an invitation-only event.

About Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW)
The Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) is the regional trade association representing restaurants and the foodservice industry in the Washington, DC Metropolitan Area. Established in 1920, RAMW is an advocate, resource and community for its members. The Association works to promote and sustain the growth and development of the industry while providing its members legislative and regulatory representation, marketing and small business support, programming and events. RAMW strives to serve its members with professionalism and integrity, and provide them the training, education and support they need to grow a successful business.

About Events DC
Events DC, the official convention and sports authority for the District of Columbia, delivers premier event services and flexible venues across the nation’s capital. Leveraging the power of a world-class destination and creating amazing attendee experiences, Events DC generates economic and community benefits through the attraction and promotion of business, athletic, entertainment and cultural activities. Events DC oversees the Walter E. Washington Convention Center, an anchor of the District’s hospitality and tourism economy that hosts more than 1.7 million visitors and generates more than $400 million annually in total economic impact, and the historic Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square. Events DC manages the RFK Stadium-Armory Campus (RFK Campus), including Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium, Festival Grounds at RFK Campus, the non-military functions of the DC Armory and the Skate Park at RFK Stadium. Stay current on the 190-acre RFK Campus Redevelopment Project at Events DC also built and serves as landlord for Nationals Park, the first LEED-certified major professional sports stadium in the United States. Events DC manages Gateway DC, R.I.S.E. Demonstration Center and the Entertainment and Sports Arena (, all conveniently located in the Congress Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC. For more information, please visit and find us on social media – Facebook, Instagram and YouTube (Events DC), and Twitter (@TheEventsDC).