Duplex Diner

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Upcoming Events



US Open Draw Challenge & Capital Tennis Association Happy Hour

Saturday, August 16, 6 PM — 9 PM

Quench your THIRST at CTA Happy Hour. There will be complimentary tater tots, signature squeezes and half price glasses of wine all night! Duplex will be hosting the final grand slam fundraiser of the year with the US Open Draw Challenge. With Vika, Maria and Petra expected to inject some fierce competition one the women's side and the race for men's #1 in a heated contest, there's bound to be plenty of excitement in the draws! Sign up for the contest. CTA was formed in 1994 as a not-for-profit organization to coordinate and promote the sport of tennis among the DC metropolitan LGBT community. CTA is one of the largest and most active LGBT sports organizations in the DC area, with more than 300 current members.



MAMP Happy Hour

Friday, August 25th, 6 PM — 9 PM

What's the best way to kick off a weekend night? Cocktails at MAMP Happy Hour! Join Miss Adams Morgan Amanda LaMancha and your favorite MAMP friends for all things Stoli (we mean cocktails and squeezes, of course!), as well as tasty nibblies like tots! Keep the MAMP magic going all year long at our monthly Happy Hour!



Breakfast Club 80s Party

Friday, August 25th, 9 PM — 2 AM

Breakfast Club: An 80s and 80s Remix Dance Party, only at The Duplex Diner! Like, no way! Your favorite 80's dance party is back! No cover! Drink specials! Your favorite 80's hits! Party starts at 9 and ends when your mom throws your Garbage Pail Kids cards away.

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Have Your Party or Event at the Diner!

Whether you're having a birthday dinner, team event, special life event, or just a large group for dinner, we'd love to host you! Bring your squad to the Diner for an evening of fun, great food, and fantastic cocktails! We have specials every night to make your gathering memorable.

For more info please contact our manager, Kelly.

But don't just take our word for it...

I call it 'my kitch' — interesting upscale diner food... great cocktails... and always someone friendly to talk to at the bar. What more could you want?

— John Burchett

Come on in!

  • Monday6 PM — 11 PM

  • Tuesday6 PM — 11 PM

  • Wednesday6 PM — 11 PM

  • Thursday6 PM — 2 AM

  • Friday6 PM — 2 AM

  • Saturday11 AM — 2 AM

  • Sunday11 AM — 11 PM


Duplex Diner generally observes a first-come, first-serve policy. However, we DO take reservations for special events, such as birthday parties, wedding receptions, fundraisers, etc. For more information, email Duplex Manager, Kelly Laczko.