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$65 -- Zagat-Pick Dinner & Drinks for 2, Reg. $116

Sold out - This deal was published June 02, 2014 and sold out September 05, 2014.
By Lisa Chung
Todd Gray's Equinox Restaurant earns a 25 ("excellent") from Zagat for food, and recent Travelzoo guests dub the food "delicious" and the service "exceptional."

Why we love it

  • Todd Gray is a five-time James Beard Foundation finalist for Best Chef in Mid-Atlantic
  • Zagat notes the "outstanding" dishes are "worthy of that special night"
  • Located steps from the White House on Connecticut Avenue

When

June 15, 2014 - Sept. 15, 2014

Where

Equinox Restaurant
818 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, D.C.
(See Map)
Tel: 202-331-8118

What's included

  • For $65 (reg. $116), two can make a fine-dining excursion with their choice of dishes
  • Two entrees, such as duo of Muscovy duck breast and duck leg confit and pan-seared ahi tuna loin
  • Any dessert to share, such as Meyer lemon posset with a lime tarragon shortbread and grapefruit sorbet
  • Two cocktails, beers or glasses of wine, such as Perlita Malbec Syrah or Alois Lageder Pinot Bianco (up to $16 each)
  • Or for $119 (reg. $232), get this same deal for a table of four
  • The locally sourced menu changes weekly; check Equinox's website for the most current dishes.

The fine print

Valid June 15, 2014 - Sept. 15, 2014; during merchant's operating dinner hours. Reservations required; subject to availability. Call to make a reservation; reference voucher. Tax, if applicable, and gratuity are not included; an 18% gratuity based on the full value will be added to the check. Limit one voucher per table.

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$65   $116
44% off | 495 bought
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Equinox Restaurant
86% Enjoyed Equinox Restaurant
86% (128 ratings)
Sold out at
4:59 p.m. CT on Sept. 5
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Chef Todd Gray has been nominated for five James Beard Awards for Best Chef Mid-Atlantic by the James Beard Foundation. The menu at Equinox includes vegan options and employs community-sourced, organic ingredients grown within 100 miles of the restaurant whenever possible.
86% Enjoyed Equinox Restaurant
(128 ratings)
4.3
Ambiance/Atmosphere
4.4
Quality of Service
4.3
Food
3.6
Value for the Money
Overall Enjoyed Most Other Comments

Waiter was very nice.

Food was good, not great. Deal wasn't overly impressive.

Sep 14, 2014 Tyler DC, United States

Aside from the sensational food and classy surroundings, the staff is attentive, friendly, helpful, playful, generous and welcoming.

When we arrived, a bit early for our reservation to enjoy a drink at the bar, we were (politely) informed the bar wasn't open because the bartender called in sick. We were surprised; how does a high-end eatery NOT have a bartender available? We were shown to the bar and approached, very quickly, by the GM and a waiter, who, as it turned out, was our server for the evening. What could have been a disastrous start was easy averted into one of the most pleasant parts of our experience; we spoke with the GM at length about numbers topics and had a great time with him.

Sep 13, 2014 Lisa DC, United States

The amazing food and exceptional service made it a wonderful evening.

Everything was exceptional!

Sep 12, 2014 Bridget VA, United States

Staff were very pleasant

Sep 07, 2014 Federico VA, United States

Fabulous service with Moses and the paperadell was sublime

Sep 07, 2014 Leslie VA, United States

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818 Connecticut Ave., NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
Tel: 202-331-8118

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