Welcome to Crimson, a collection of three unique venues where favorite American culinary classics and a taste of Southern life come together under one roof. Featuring a café, a diner, a rooftop bar with indoor and outdoor space and a subterranean whiskey bar, Crimson is a one-stop destination for all things southern — D.C.-style.
Crimson offers special menus and private party spaces of any size and style to suit the needs of you and your guests. Visit the link below to tell us more about your event and we’ll do our best to accommodate you.
Wheelchair accessible seating available. Please call ahead to ensure availability.
627 H St NW, Washington, DC 20001
Located inside Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center hotel.
(202) 847-4455 (Office 9am-5pm)
(202) 847-4459 (Diner + Whiskey bar after 5pm)
EFFECTIVE MONDAY, NOVEMBER 16, CRIMSON VIEW WILL BE CLOSED FOR THE WINTER.
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 and craft beers with light snacks, seven nights a week.
THE COFFEE BAR IS OPEN DAILY FOR GRAB & GO COFFEE AND BREAKFAST.
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. The front of the space is anchored by the coffee bar, open daily at 8am and serving locally-roasted Blanchard’s Coffee.
Coffee Bar - Daily, 8am-1pm
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA HEALTH ADVISORY, CRIMSON WHISKEY BAR WILL BE TEMPORARILY CLOSED.
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.
Located within the Motto by Hilton Washington DC City Center.Directions