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Hank’s Oyster and Lounge will now be extending its popular menu of New England beach fare to include lunch service exclusively on Fridays. Located just off Dupont Circle at 1624 Q Street, NW, Hank’s will offer fresh lunchtime dishes that are easy on the wallet as everything will be priced under $18. Lunch at Hank’s debuts Friday, October 21st and will be available from 11:30 AM until 3 PM.
Hank’s Bar and Lounge will offer an enticing variety of small plates that are perfect for sharing or grabbing a quick bite during a busy Friday. Small plate offerings include Popcorn Shrimp & Calamari; Lobster Bisque; Fried Oysters and Arugula Salad with fennel and radish. A selection of larger plate entrees will also be available with standouts to such as Fish & Chips, Shrimp & Grits with bacon and watercress; Lobster Roll with Old Bay fries; Smoked Trout Cobb Salad and the Hank’s Burger. Prices for small plates range from $6 to $10 and large plates range from $9 to $18.
Hank’s juicy, mouth-watering sandwich specials are sure to cure any afternoon slump. Priced from $9 to $13, sandwich specials include Crispy Shrimp Po’Boy with coleslaw and cayenne remoulade; Smoked Salmon Reuben with coleslaw, Swiss cheese and cayenne remoulade on marble rye and Hank’s BLT with apple wood smoked bacon, thick slices of tomato and arugula on sourdough toast.
A rotating list of daily specials will always be available that are priced from $11 to $15. Highlights not to be missed include Steamed Blue Bay Mussels with garlic Chablis, parsley and butter; Marinated Sablefish with soy balsamic glaze, sesame seeds and watercress, as well as Open Faced Steak Sandwich with horseradish mayo, and house pickled onions. Additionally, a raw bar with a rotating selection of oysters, shrimp, clams and ceviche will also be available.
The hours of operation for the new Hank’s Bar and Lounge in Washington, D.C. are as follows: Monday – Wednesday from 5 PM to 12 AM; Friday from 5 PM to 2 AM; Saturday from 11 AM to 2 AM and Sunday from 11 AM to 12 AM.