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In the Mood for a Melody? 9 D.C. Restaurants and Bars With Live Piano Music

Where to hear piano music with a drink in hand, from sing-alongs at Mr. Smith's new Georgetown location to old-school dining rooms with live jazz.

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| R. Lopez

A piano at a restaurant can scream "classy" (think 40s tunes providing soft background music for a meal) or "party" (in the tradition of sing-along piano bars). D.C. has a little of each to offer.

Here are nine restaurants and bars in the Washington area that offer live piano music for a classy dinner out or a late night karaoke option.

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1. 701 Restaurant

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701 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20004
(202) 393-0701
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2. Banana Cafe and Piano Bar

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500 8th St SE
Washington, D.C. 20003
(202) 543-5906
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Barracks Row's Banana Cafe serves Cuban and Puerto Rican dishes, but they also put on live music nights at their upstairs piano bar. Upstairs also is sometimes the home to karaoke night.

3. Bobby McKey's

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172 Fleet St
Oxon Hill, MD 20745
(301) 602-2209
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4. Bombay Club

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815 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20006
(202) 659-3727
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5. Georgetown Piano Bar

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3287 M St NW
Washington, D.C. 20007
(202) 337-1871
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6. Mr. Smith's of Georgetown

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3205 K Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007
(202) 333-3104
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7. Quill

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1200 16th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20036
(202) 448-2300
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8. Shaw's Tavern

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520 Florida Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20001
(202) 518-4092
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9. The Grille At Morrison House

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116 S Alfred St
Alexandria, VA 22314
(703) 838-8000
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Dinner at The Grille at Morrison House includes live piano music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

1. 701 Restaurant

701 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20004

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701 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20004

2. Banana Cafe and Piano Bar

500 8th St SE, Washington, D.C. 20003

Barracks Row's Banana Cafe serves Cuban and Puerto Rican dishes, but they also put on live music nights at their upstairs piano bar. Upstairs also is sometimes the home to karaoke night.

500 8th St SE
Washington, D.C. 20003

3. Bobby McKey's

172 Fleet St, Oxon Hill, MD 20745

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172 Fleet St
Oxon Hill, MD 20745

4. Bombay Club

815 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20006

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815 Connecticut Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20006

5. Georgetown Piano Bar

3287 M St NW, Washington, D.C. 20007

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3287 M St NW
Washington, D.C. 20007

6. Mr. Smith's of Georgetown

3205 K Street Northwest, Washington, DC 20007

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3205 K Street Northwest
Washington, DC 20007

7. Quill

1200 16th St NW, Washington, D.C. 20036

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1200 16th St NW
Washington, D.C. 20036

8. Shaw's Tavern

520 Florida Ave NW, Washington, D.C. 20001

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520 Florida Ave NW
Washington, D.C. 20001

9. The Grille At Morrison House

116 S Alfred St, Alexandria, VA 22314

Dinner at The Grille at Morrison House includes live piano music every Thursday, Friday and Saturday.

116 S Alfred St
Alexandria, VA 22314

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