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Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center

Bar Area

Dining and drinks

DC’s food scene is on full display at Crimson, with rooftop bites and drinks, our subterranean whiskey bar, and refined Southern fare in a sophisticated diner. Contact us to book a private event.

Coffee Bar

Crimson Coffee Bar

The Coffee Bar located on the lobby level of Motto DC is a place to work, relax, and meet with friends and family. Whether you’re looking for a cappuccino and breakfast on-the-go or a spot to connect and plug away while traveling, Crimson Coffee Bar is open daily, and proudly serves locally-roasted Blanchard’s coffee.

View of the Crimson Diner dining room tables and seating

Crimson Diner

Located on the street level, Crimson Diner is a warm, inviting space where people are welcome to congregate, socialize, work, or wind down. Crimson Diner features southern comfort food, all-day breakfast, and fantastic burgers and fried chicken sandwiches. Open morning until late night in a relaxed and comfortable setting, Crimson is ideal for any meal or a drink at the bar, with happy hour 7 days a week.

Crimson View

Crimson View

Crimson View, located on the penthouse level of Motto DC, serves as the focal point for social conversation. Crimson View is where guests come to unwind and delight in the view of the Washington Monument at sunset. The large bi-folding glass doors transform Crimson View into a large indoor-outdoor porch. The View serves craft cocktails, local wines, craft beers and snacks Thursday-Saturday. Guests must be 21 years old to access Crimson View. Please be advised that Crimson View may be closed for private events at certain times.

Crimson Whiskey Bar

Crimson Whiskey Bar

One level below the main floor, Crimson's Whiskey Bar is a traditional public house, showcasing and celebrating whiskey's rich history in the American south. With 15-foot high ceilings and space to seat 250 people, this rich, inviting space is a happy hour and evening destination. Serving 150 types of bourbon, craft cocktails, beer, wine, and a variety of southern-inspired fare, the Whiskey Bar is a great place to gather with friends. The Whiskey Bar also features live music on Friday and Saturday nights. Crimson Diner + Whiskey Bar has been named one of America’s Best Bourbon Bars for 2021 by The Bourbon Review and Buffalo Trace!