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DC Restaurants Help Kick Off 2018 Washington Auto Show

January 25, 2018

RAMW member restaurants welcome fans with Auto Show specials and promotions

Washington, DC (January 25, 2018) – Events DC and Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) along with its members are excited to welcome the 2018 Washington Auto Show from January 26 – February 4, 2018. The annual show marks a new era for Washington, DC‘s largest public show. The 2018 Washington Auto Show will deck the Walter E. Washington Convention Center with a fully stocked automotive showcase that many describe as “new-car heaven.” For a complete list of events, please visit

Visitors to The Washington Auto Show can take advantage of dining specials across the region, and January 26-28 are encouraged to dine out for Metropolitan Washington Restaurant Week as well. With special 3-course menus at set prices for brunch, lunch, and dinner, there are over 250 restaurants to enjoy.

In addition, and during the full run of the Washington Auto Show, RAMW member restaurants will be welcoming ticket holders with specials and promotions starting on January 26th and through February 4th.

Exclusive Dining Deals and Specials:

matchbox | CHINATOWN
713 H Street NW, Washington, DC 20001 | (202)289-4441
2 blocks from the Convention Center!

  • Offering $10 off your visit with a minimum purchase of $25 when you present your ticket stub (excludes tax and gratuity)

Farmers and Distillers | MOUNT VERNON TRIANGLE
600 Massachusetts Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20001 | (202)464-3001
2 blocks from the Convention Center!

  • Receive 10% off breakfast, Farmers Market brunch buffet, lunch and dinner when you present your Auto Show ticket stub or program.*
    *Fine print: Available for dine in only; excludes alcohol, tax and gratuity. Not valid with Restaurant Week offers

455 Massachusetts Avenue NW, #100, Washington, DC 20001 | (202)898-1413
3 blocks from the Convention Center!

  • Offering 15% off lunch/dinner pricing* when you present your Auto Show ticket
    *Fine print: Valid for up to 8 guests per table/reservationCannot be combined with any additional discounts or offers. All beverages, desserts, tax and gratuity not included.

Flight Wine Bar | CHINATOWN
777 6th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001 | (202)864-6445
4 blocks from the Convention Center!

  • Offering 10% off your visit when you present your Auto Show ticket, badge or program

915 E Street NW, Washington, DC 20004
6 blocks from the Convention Center!

  • Get a FREE tapas with $10 minimum food purchase when you present your Auto Show ticket

934 Palmer Alley NW, Washington, DC 20001 | (202)559-5004

  • Receive a FREE Crostini Trio Assortment when you present your Auto Show ticket.*
    Fine print: *Offer valid Jan 26 – Feb 4; cannot be combined with any other offers.

Smith Commons | H STREET
1245 H Street NE, Washington, DC 20002 | (202)396-0038

  • Present your ticket stub or program from the Washington Auto Show and receive 10% off your check

Fare Well | H STREET
406 H Street NE, Washington, DC 20002 | (202)367-9600

  • Along for the ride? Enjoy Happiest Happy hour all evening long for the duration of the Washington Auto Show ($5 beer/wine/rail, 4pm - close)  
  • Fuel up before the show with an early morning coffee + pastry combo for $5 at sister location Sticky Fingers Sweets & Eats (1370 Park Road NW, Washington, DC 20010)
  • Test-drive for $10 Try any new menu item such as our blackened tofu salad, hand-made gnocchi, or tempeh tacos for $10
    Fine print: *Must show Auto Show ticket or program to receive special

Ivy City Smokehouse | IVY CITY
1356 Okie Street NW, Washington, DC 20002 | (202)529-3300

  • Receive 15% off your check when you present your ticket stub or program.*
    Fine print: *excludes beverages (alcoholic or other), tax & gratuity

1220 19th Street NW, Washington, DC 20036 | (202)835-0459

  • 3 course Dinner for Two with Wine for $98 (includes choice of 2 appetizers, 2 entrees, 2 desserts & 2 glasses of red or white wine)

Pinstripes | GEORGETOWN
1064 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007 | (202)625-6500

  • Get a FREE appetizer (up to $12 value) with the purchase of any entrée*
    *Limit one per customer/reservation

ROCKLANDS Barbeque & Grilling Company | MULTIPLE LOCATIONS
GLOVER PARK: 2418 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20007 | (202)333-2558
ARLINGTON: 3471 Washington Boulevard, Arlington, VA 22201 | (703) 528-9663
ALEXANDRIA: 25 S Quaker Lane, Alexandria, VA 22314 | (703)778-9663

  • Bring in your Auto Show ticket to any location & receive a FREE glass of fresh brewed mint iced tea

Additional RAMW Restaurant Members Welcoming Attendees:

Bastille & Bistrot Royale | Ben’s Chili Bowl, Ben’s Next Door | Black Restaurant Group | Buttercream Bakeshop | Compass Rose | CHIKO | Clyde’s Restaurant Group | Cork Restaurant and Wine Bar | Great American Restaurants | KAZ Sushi Bistro and Masa14 | Knightsbridge Restaurant Group | Martin’s Tavern | Maydan | Mindful Restaurant Group | Neighborhood Restaurant Group | Nick’s Riverside Grill | Passion Food Hospitality | Ris | Right Proper Brewing Co., Earl's Sandwiches | Sixth Engine | The Dubliner | The Liberty Tavern Group | ThinkFoodGroup | Tony & Joe’s Seafood Place & Nick’s Riverside Grill


About the 2018 Washington Auto Show

The Washington Auto Show is an annual event that welcomes hundreds of thousands of visitors, including many environmental and automotive visionaries. This year, the show takes place from January 26 – February 4, 2018, highlighting the brightest and boldest dreams of the auto industry. The 2018 Washington Auto Show will explore the more than 700 new makes and models from over 42 manufacturers and will showcase the latest innovations in sustainable technologies to the most influential leaders in the auto industry.

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, deliver 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 generates over $400 million annually in total economic impact, and the historic Carnegie Library at Mt. Vernon Square. Events DC manages the Stadium-Armory campus, which includes Robert F. Kennedy Memorial Stadium and surrounding Festival Grounds, the non-military functions of the DC Armory and Maloof Skate Park at RFK Stadium. Events DC also built and now serves as landlord for Nationals Park, the first LEED-certified major professional sports stadium in the United States. The most recent addition is Gateway DC, an innovative and versatile space featuring a covered and open-air pavilion in the center of a 1-acre park, conveniently located in the Congress Heights neighborhood of Washington, DC. For more information, please visit and find us on social media – Facebook (Events DC), Twitter (@TheEventsDC) and Instagram (@EventsDC).