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Energy. Music. Culture!

"Enough energy for a party, but also a place where people are able to socialize in an intimate environment"

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ESL is dedicated to providing DC with the greatest regional and world-class DJ talent as well as live music ranging from traditional Jazz and Funk, to Reggae and a hybrid of Latin sounds.

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The Donvonte McCoy Quintet performs every weekend in the Jazz Bar on the 2nd floor. Learn More.

Happy Hour specials from 5-9 pm every Tuesday-to-Friday.

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"You’ll find a laid-back space and a welcoming vibe that keeps locals and visitors coming back"

"It seems as if everyone who has ever lived in Washington has found themselves on the vintage sofas at ESL at least once"

"A multilevel row house, with room after room of velvet couches and fireplaces, awaits you"

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