DC Rooftop Offers Poolside Refreshments from Lead Bartender Justin Golash, Brunch Items from Chef Yo Matsuzaki, and Live Music from DJ Lee
DNV Rooftop, the rooftop bar located atop Kimpton Donovan Hotel, is now open for the 2018 season. You are invited 14 stories up for playful summer cocktails, rooftop brunch overlooking Thomas Circle, live DJ entertainment, and the return of DNV Rooftop Sunday Pool Parties!
Justin Golash has joined the DNV Rooftop team as lead bartender, bringing his talent for creating cocktails that are both imaginative and refreshing to the rooftop bar’s beverage program.
Golash’s debut DNV Rooftop bar menu includes the “What’s On Frotation?,” a selection of rotating frozen drinks and the “Choose Ya Booze,” a spiced ginger-lime cooler served with a choice of gin, vodka, rum, or whiskey. His specialty cocktails showcase Golash’s range in creating a variety of beverages well suited for poolside sipping.
DNV Rooftop is open from 4:00pm to close Monday – Friday, weather permitting. The rooftop bar is open from Noon – 1:00am on Saturdays and Noon – 5:00pm on Sundays. No reservations are required.
“Rooftop Rewind” Live DJ Thursdays – Start May 3
Beginning Thursday, May 3, 2018 DNV Rooftop will bring back “Rooftop Rewind” on Thursdays, easing Washingtonians into the weekend. DJ Lee will return to play his signature beats every Thursday night through the end of summer. His throwback sets will be a combination of 80’s, 90’s, and 00’s hits, which he specially curates for each crowd’s tastes. There is no cover charge and no reservations are required.
DNV Rooftop Brunches – Start May 12
DNV Rooftop kicks off its 2018 weekend brunch service on Mother’s Day weekend! Beginning Saturday, May 12, Executive Chef Yo Matsuzaki will offer a new seasonal brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays. Hearty options include a breakfast sandwich with grilled bacon, egg, and cheese, avocado toast with lemon zest and ricotta crumbles on grilled ciabatta bread, and superfood nachos with grilled chicken, chili sauce, avocado, nori, black beans, fried eggs, and melted cheese.
DNV Rooftop Sunday Pool Parties – Start May 27
Now in its second year, the DNV Rooftop Sunday Pool Parties will again give pool access to both Kimpton Donovan Hotel guests AND locals not staying at the hotel every Sunday through the summer! Beginning Memorial Day weekend, the DNV Rooftop pool will be open for swimming and sunning from 12:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. A $10 entry fee is charged at the door for pool party participants. Guests must be 21+ to attend. No reservations are required.
Kimpton Donovan Hotel. 1155 14th St NW, Washington, DC 20005. (202) 737-1200.