“Policy’s striking redesign will blend the local festive spirit with the unique personality of the city”

1906 14th St, NW at T Street, upstairs from newly opened Bresca on first floor

From a press release:

“Nearly a decade ago, Raj Multani, opened Policy Restaurant in the 14th St corridor of Washington, DC. This corner restaurant marked the beginning of an exciting journey for this urban neighborhood which has quickly transformed into one of the nation’s capital most stimulating and enjoyable dining destinations. This fall, the Policy team is pleased to announce the restaurant’s recent renovation which will reveal a more sophisticated, daring redesign along with several new features in the restaurant and on the menu.

Photo by Rey Lopez

Policy’s striking redesign will blend the local festive spirit with the unique personality of the city of Washington, DC. The newly revamped and comfortable approach, evokes an alluring ambiance that represents a chic and casual celebration of food and drink. Policy will feature sleek furnishing seating, its own private bar area surrounded by artwork by local artist Andrew Funk, and a stunning rooftop patio perfect for enjoying an evening with friends, a weekend brunch, or hosting a special private party.

“We’ve been in this community for nearly a decade. I have seen it grown and develop into one of the hottest spots in the capital. So, I am very excited about this redesign which truly celebrates the local culture, not only on the table, but also on the cocktails and overall atmosphere of the place,” says Multani. “Over the years, this neighborhood has evolved and, so we knew Policy was also ready for a new chapter which we hope will add to the dining scene and nightlife excitement and the importance of this DC area.”

With craft cocktails and lounge vibe during the evening hours, Policy will showcase some classic and original cocktails such as the Gin and Juice, gin, cucumber, watermelon and lime; and the Policy Spritzer, aperol, fresh blood orange juice and prosecco. Price for cocktails is $10.00. A light fare bar menu with a variety of snack size fare sampling will also be available to guests. Some of the menu features include Fried Chicken Sliders, served on a Hawaiian roll with Buffalo sauce and carrot slaw; Rock Shrimp Tacos, with sriracha sauce, cabbage slaw and cilantro; Caprese Toast, served on a toasted sourdough, sundried tomato paste, fresh tomatoes, mozzarella and Balsamic vinaigrette. Price for these small plates ranges from $7.00 – $12.00.

Policy is one of the first establishments that pioneered the transformation of the 14th St Corridor into a lively festive and dining destination. Qualifying as the epitome of easygoing pleasure, Policy has a curated program to feed the different appetites of Washingtonians. For the music fanatic, Fridays and Saturdays will experience a DJ spinning tracks from 10:00PM until closing. For the happy hour aficionado, Policy will offer specials Wednesday – Saturday from 5:00PM to 8:00PM and guarantees to be a great destination for socializing and delighting great bites and cocktails. Prices for happy hour cocktails are $6.00. For the food-driven crowd, Policy will serve a limited brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays starting at 11:00AM offering some delightful dishes like Belgian Waffles, served with seasonal fruit, whipped butter and maple syrup; Southern Biscuit Sandwich, prepared with egg, cheese, and choice of tomato jam or bacon; Yucca Hash, with pickled red onion, red bell pepper, egg, bacon and Sriracha aioli; and Fruit and Granola Bowl, a house made granola served with honey yogurt and seasonal fruit. Price range for brunch items is between $9.00 and $14.00.

Part dining, part eccentricity, and with the tradition of unrestricted antics booming, Policy’s single purpose is to provide a fun and intrepid experience and remind them of the captivating and exceptional ambiance of this outstanding neighborhood.”

See the full menus:

Policy Brunch Menu (PDF)

All House Liquor 5.50
Vodka, Gin, Rum Tequila & Bourbon

Angry Orchard

Wine 5.50
House Red
House White

#DK WreckDays 6.50
Absolut Citron, Simple Syrup, Lime Juice, Lime Wedge

Absolut (Grapefruit Infused), Grapefruit Juice, Lime Wedge

#ParadisePunch 6.50
Malibu Black, Pineapple Juice,
Soda, Splash of Grenadine

Absolut Lime, Lime Juice, Simple Syrup

Ask about the Flavors

½ Price Bottles of Wine
(Upon Availability)
Colores Del Sol, Malbec, 40
Casa Lapostolle, Merlot, 40
Poggio Badiola, Chianti, 36`
Clos du Mont Olivet, Cotes de Rhone, 36
Jekel, Riesling, 42

Short Rib Grilled Cheese $11
Horseradish, Clothbound Cheddar, Pickled Onion

Fried Chicken Slider $9
Buffalo Sauce, Carrot Slaw, Hawaiian Roll

Marinated Olives $7
Pickled Veggies, Toasted Bread

Baby Gem Caesar $10
Add Rock Shrimp $6
Parmesan, Roasted Garlic, Capers

Rock Shrimp Tacos $12
Sriracha, Cabbage Slaw, Cilantro

Selection Of Cheese $13
Jam, Crispy Bread, Honey, Almonds

Policy Grilled Cheese $10
Sourdough, pimento cheese spread, fresh Mozzarella

Caprese Toast $10
Toasted Sourdough, Sundried Tomato Paste, Fresh Tomatoes, Mozzarella, Balsamic Vinaigrette

BBQ Pork Sliders $12
Mole BBQ Sauce, Pimento Cheese Spread

Cocktails $10
Happy Hour $6
Wed-Saturday 5-8pm

Lavender Collins
Absolut Vodka, Lime Juice, Lavender Syrup, Soda

Absolut Citron Vodka, St. Germain, Lemon Juice, Orange Blossom Syrup, Champagne

Gin & Juice
Bombay Sapphire Gin, Lime Juice, Simple Syrup, Cucumber, Watermelon

Avion Tequila, Lime Juice, Jalapeno Infused Agave, Smoked Salt Rim

Policy Spritzer
Aperol, Grapefruit, Prosecco

Frozen Jameson Mule
Jameson, Ginger Beer, Fresh Lime

Orange Redbull Crush
Absolut Citron, Triplesec, Fresh Oj,
Orange Redbull

Paradise Punch- $45
2-4 people minimum
Absolut Elyx, Passion Fruit Puree, Pineapple Juice, Lavender Syrup, Fresh Lime

By the Glass 10

Matua Valley Sauvignon Blanc
Portillo Pinot Noir
Papet Del Mas NV Brut Cava

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