Downtown Washington DC Restaurants 

The Jefferson hotel is one of Washington, DC’s must-visit fine dining destinations. Plume, our award-winning restaurant, has been given a prestigious one star rating from Michelin, and the restaurant’s wine program has received Wine Spectator’s Best of Award of Excellence. For lighter fare, try Quill, the hotel’s creative cocktail bar and lounge offering a classic grill menu. For breakfast, lunch and brunch, enjoy The Greenhouse restaurant, where seasonal menus are inspired by the harvest from Jefferson’s kitchen gardens at Monticello.

Dining & Lounge



Fine Dining Restaurant

One of the finest restaurants in downtown DC, Plume serves as an elegant backdrop to the artistry of our culinary team and features an acclaimed wine program. 


  • Open for dinner Tuesday – Saturday, 5:30 p.m. – 9:00 p.m.

Please note that Plume will be closed for our annual summer refresh starting on Sunday, July 30th, reopening on Saturday, August 5th.

To view menus, please visit the Plume website.

The Greenhouse

The Greenhouse

Breakfast, Lunch and Brunch

Featuring natural light from an original 1923 skylight, The Greenhouse offers an informal mood and airy setting for the fresh and energizing fare on our inspired menus.


  • Breakfast: Monday – Friday, 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
  • Lunch: Monday – Friday, 11:30 a.m. – 1:30 p.m.
  • Brunch: Saturday – Sunday, 7:00 a.m. – 1:45 p.m.

To view menus, please visit the Greenhouse page.



Bar and Lounge

Enjoy an expertly poured drink and fine conversation at Quill, our elegant lounge featuring house-made mixers and herbal-infused alcohols. In warmer weather, guests can savor cigars and cognacs on Quill’s outdoor terrace.


Monday – Friday 10:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.

Saturday – Sunday 11:00 a.m. – 12:00 a.m.