Mon - Thur: 12–3.30pm, 4–10pm Fri: 12–3.30pm, 4–11pm Sat: 10am–4pm, 5–11pm Sun: 10am–4pm, 5–10pm
The newest addition to the Ambar brand features the best dishes from the Balkan Peninsula with a modern twist. The new location features the renowned Dining Without Limits experience for lunch, dinner, and weekend brunch as well as a takeout option.
What sets this new Ambar apart in the vibrant Shaw neighborhood is the second-floor Rakia cocktail bar complete with a retractable rooftop, weekend DJ performances, and a new designated pickup window for easy grab and go to enjoy the best Balkan dining experiences.
Best of DC 2023 Best Brunch Winner | Best of DC 2023 Best New Restaurant Runner Up | OpenTable Diner's Choice

Next-level Balkan dining without limits

Explore the rich, savory food of the Balkan Peninsula by trying a little bit of everything -
all for one flat price.

Unlimited Brunch
Salmon benedict, beet tzatziki, cinnamon sweet sour dough. We keep bringing plates till you say stop.
Unlimited Dinner
Plate after plate of brussel sprouts, cheese pie, drunken mussels, slow roasted lamb, and more.
Unlimited Lunch
Your fill of beef prosciutto, Balkan salad, house baked flatbreads, rainbow trout, beef short rib goulash and more.


Monday - Friday: 12:00PM - 3:30PM
Monday - Thursday: 4:00PM - 10:00PM
Friday: 4:00PM - 11:00PM
Saturday: 5:00PM - 11:00PM
Sunday: 5:00PM - 10:00PM
Saturday & Sunday: 10:00AM - 4:00PM


Explore the rich, savory food of the Balkan Peninsula with our Unlimited Dining Experiences, Happy Hour, and upcoming events throughout the year.

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Ambar blends tradition and heritage with creativity and modern design. The result is an unforgettable visitor experience that reaches all the senses with delicious food, unbelievable drinks and an atmosphere that blends comfort and high style. Every detail is meticulously woven into an unique experience that will leave you breathless.


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What is your location and hours of operation?

Ambar Shaw DC is at 1547 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20001. Call Us +1 202-478-2280. The Ambar Shaw opening brings the award-winning concept’s third location to the Metropolitan DC area and the second within the District of Columbia, featuring the best dishes from the Balkan Peninsula with a modern twist. Visit our website to see hours of operation, location details, and more.

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How can I provide feedback?

You can use the Contact us page of our website to provide us with feedback. We'd love to hear from you!

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Does your restaurant offer any specials?

Yes, we offer a variety of food and drink specials for you. Join our rewards club, and receive special offers, exclusive invites, and more.

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Does your restaurant offer Group dining?

We strive to offer the best group dining experience in the hospitality industry. Visit our parties page for more details.

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Does your restaurant offer private and corporate events?

Ambar is the perfect place for all types of private and corporate events. With beautiful design perfect for event space- exceptional food and drinks and our professionally trained staff, Ambar is the place of choice when it comes to your celebration.

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Does Ambar Shaw DC have any Gift Card options?

Yes, we provide exciting Gift Card options. Buy dinner or a bottle of wine for a special occasion from Ambar Shaw DC

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Does Ambar Shaw DC have any House Accounts options?

Our House Accounts get you bonus dining credit and unlock rewards and benefits. The more you pre-pay for your next few visits, the larger the bonus you receive!

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