Frequently Asked Questions

 

Where are you located? 

We are a few steps from the corner of 14th and U streets NW at 2007 14th St NW Washington, DC. 

What are your hours?

Upstairs Bars:

Su: 2pm-2am

Mon-Thurs: 5pm-2am

Fri-Sat: 5pm - 3am

What is the closest metro station?

The nearest metro station is the U Street /African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo stop on the Green and Yellow lines. When you leave from the 13th St and U St exit, with the stop on your left, walk toward 14th St on U St. Turn right on 14th St and we will be a few businesses up on your right. 

What are my parking options?

During the week there is limited street parking available in the immediate area. Parking is extremely limited during the weekend and using public transportation, cab, or car service is strongly suggested. 

If you do decide to drive, there is a parking garage directly across the street at the Franklin D. Reeves Center of Municipal Affairs at 2000 14th St NW. The entrance for the parking garage is located between 14th and 15th streets NW on U St NW. Sunday through Wednesday, the fee is $10 and Thursday through Saturday it is $15. The hours are the following:

Mon-Thurs: 6pm-1am

Friday: 6pm-3am

Saturday: 7pm-3am

Sunday: 7pm-1am

When is your happy hour and what specials do you offer?

Happy hour is Monday-Friday, 5:00-7:00 pm. We offer the following specials during those hours:

Roof: 

$4 Draft Heineken

$5 Rail cocktails

$6 House Red and White wines

$4 Frites

$7 Croquettes

$9 Fried Oysters

$11 Ribs

$12 Marvin Burger

$12 Tim Burger

Is there a dress code?

No.

Is there a cover charge?

There is a $10 cover after 11pm on Fridays and Saturdays. 

Do you offer bottle or table service?

No.

What spaces are available for private events?

We can accommodate many different types of events and have multiple rooms, both indoor and outdoor, to choose from. We frequently host cocktail parties, sit-down dinners, film screenings, weddings and receptions, corporate parties, and more. Please reach out to our events coordinator at events@marvindc.com for more information. A general description of available spaces is as follows:

Private Dining Room

Our private dining room can accommodate intimate gatherings of 30-35 from 5-10 pm. 

Roof Deck

A portion of our roof deck is available for groups of 40-60 people. 

Lounge

Our Lounge can accommodate groups of 40-75. It features vaulted ceilings, an overhead projector for film screenings or presentations, and ample space for dancing or networking. 

To reserve a space, please contact our Private Events Coordinator by calling (202) 797-7171 , Tuesday-Friday, 11 am-5 pm or by emailing events@marvindc.com with the date, time, and size of your event. We will get back to you as soon as possible with information regarding availability and pricing. 

Are there gluten-free/pescatarian/vegetarian/vegan options on the menu?

We serve many dishes suitable for those with dietary restrictions, though offerings will change as our menu changes frequently. Be sure to let your bartender know of any allergies or restrictions you have before you order, and we will be happy to accommodate you.

I've lost an item. Who can I contact to see if you've found it and when can I pick it up?

Lost and found pick up time will be 12 pm- 4 pm, Monday- Friday. Call 202-797-7171 info@marvindc.com to coordinate a time to pick up. The best time to call to inquire after lost items is from 12 pm to 6pm, Mon-Fri. 

I've lost/ left a credit card. Who can I contact to see if you've found it and when can I pick it ip?

Call 202-797-7171 info@marvindc.com to confirm we have your credit card. The best time to call to inquire after lost items is from 12 pm to 6pm, Mon-Fri. Credit cards can be picked up from 5 pm- 10 pm, Monday- Friday. 

There is a discrepancy on my bill. What should I do to fix it?

Please call (202) 797-7171 and press 5 to speak to someone from 11am to 5pm, Mon-Fri. After 5 pm, we are unable to resolve issues of that nature.