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Joint was jumpin

A great after dinner stop for drinks and live music. The bar food, nachos last night, were heaped... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Larry F
Alexandria, Virginia
Great jazz music, meh setting, yet still a good time.

Stopped by Columbia Station in Adams Morgan for a jazz set and was thoroughly impressed by the... read more

Reviewed 5 February 2018
tony G
Boston, Massachusetts
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22 Jul 2018
“Joint was jumpin”
4 Feb 2018
“Great jazz music, meh setting, yet still a good time.”
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2325 18th St NW, Washington DC, DC 20009-1814
Adams Morgan
+1 202-462-6040
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Reviewed 23 July 2018

A great after dinner stop for drinks and live music. The bar food, nachos last night, were heaped with good stuff and the waitress attentive to keeping the glasses full. A serviceable bar with okay bottom and middle shelf not what I was looking for...More

Thank Larry F
Reviewed 6 July 2018

What an excellent evening this turned out to be whilst staying in Adams Morgan. As we're both fans of jazz it was great to hear some belting out of the Columbia Station on 18th St. This was the Peter Edelman Group, with a couple of...More

Thank Steve R
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Stopped by Columbia Station in Adams Morgan for a jazz set and was thoroughly impressed by the Peter Edelman Group. The musicians were tight and the music lively. There was even an impromptu vocalist that added warmth to the sessions. The setting is kinda awkward...the...More

Thank tony G
Reviewed 16 July 2017 via mobile

Come here for some amazing live jazz music. It is not easy to find a good jazz bar with live music -- this is different, as it has the right setting! Have a drink here and enjoy the music. Fortunately, the food is not too...More

Thank Ninad k
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

The Jazz mesmerized us as we were walking on 18th after you stop and glance the menu is not too far from where you're standing so it is enticing as we went in sat down. I recommend eating at another location then heading there for...More

Thank PBJciti
Reviewed 25 March 2017

DC can appreciate the gem that Columbia Station is, named a top jazz venue by multiple music trade publications. Live jazz six days a week with no cover charge. Musicians, who seem to come and go for jam sessions, are top notch. We had little...More

Thank Sue F
Reviewed 2 February 2017

Nice little Jazz Bar! Peter on Keys was amazing and even let me get up there for song. Loved the setting, food was rather cheap, drinks were expensive.

Thank Azizi P
Reviewed 4 July 2016 via mobile

Amazing no cover jazz hangout a half block from us so an easy stroll. Wish more tourists and locals would patronize. I'd hate to see this place go the route if Bohemian Cavern! Unpretentiousness is always something we like ...

Thank Stan B
Reviewed 27 July 2015

Colombia Station is a fantastic venue to listen to good jazz music. My boyfriend and I went for the first time this past Sunday night and it was amazing. The bartender was really friendly, great drinks and not expensive. As we sat and listened to...More

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Reviewed 4 May 2014

I was visiting Washington DC in April from Australia and visited here on a Friday night. Admittedly it was a wet night but this place was very sad. The musicians tried hard and played good music but at one point I was the only customer....More

Thank urqu17
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