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Acre 121

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Low Country barbecue is served up in a bustling barroom at this Columbia Heights restaurant.

  • Acre 121
  • Acre 121
  • Acre 121
  • Acre 121
  • Acre 121
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  • Acre 121

Flights & Bites for Two

$44 $25 43% off

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  • Two beer flights (four 5 oz pours total)
  • Two starters to share

What we love

  • Located just steps from the Columbia Heights Metro station, Acre 121 serves the best of Southern cuisine, craft beers, cocktails and wine in an old-timey barroom.
  • The editors of Zagat have named Acre 121 to its list of “Best Barbecue in Washington, D.C.”
  • Besides bites and brews, you’ll also find live music—think traditional bluegrass, alt-country and folk rock—on a weekly basis.
  • Behind the bar, craft beers from Atlas Brewing, Abita, Magic Hat, New Belgium and more can be served in a pint glass or a five-ounce pour as part of a flight.
  • Complement your drinks with two starters, such as deviled eggs with mustard caviar and bacon bits, or crispy hush puppies with Old Bay ranch for dipping.
  • The spot takes its name from a bit of local history. In 1881, Senator John Sherman and civil war General W.T. Sherman purchased and subdivided a 121-acre plot of land, which eventually became the neighborhood of Columbia Heights.

What to know

  • Redeem by: Tuesday, September 2, 2014
  • This offer is subject to Terms and Conditions
  • Offer is final sale and non-refundable
  • Multiple vouchers may be combined for larger parties
  • Reservations are recommended for parties of five or more
  • Gratuity is not included; we recommend tipping on the full retail value ($44) of service(s)
  • Tax is not included and will be charged upon redemption
  • Blackout dates include August 15 and August 16, 2014
  • Trivia is hosted every Tuesday at 7:30; District Karaoke is hosted on Thursdays at 7:00 through July 24, 2014
  • Must be 21+ to consume alcohol; valid government ID required
  • Offer cannot be combined with other offers or promotions
  • Voucher may be used to obtain the discount until September 2, 2014; after this date, the voucher is valid for the amount paid for five years from date of purchase, longer if provided by law


1400 Irving Street, NW
Washington, DC 20010

About Acre 121

At Acre 121, the flavors of the Low Country come to the nation’s capital. Here, an extensive menu of Southern cuisine features standouts like the dry-rubbed and slow-smoked rack of ribs served with hickory Lexington dip sauce; pulled pork, hickory-smoked for 24 hours and served with South Carolina mustard sauce; and traditional sautéed shrimp and grits with andouille sausage and mushrooms. Plates arrive piled high with sides like creamy mashed potatoes, jalapeño cornbread, gooey mac and cheese and Brussels sprouts cooked with pork fat.

The brunch menu is just as decadent, with options like fried chicken and bacon waffles, drizzled with maple syrup and paired with Southern greens; and Low Country Benedict, with house-made pork belly, green tomatoes and poached eggs in a spicy hollandaise sauce. Top it off with a pint of Star Hill’s Northern Lights IPA or a cocktail like the “PoPville Bang” (made with Bird Dog whiskey, grapefruit liqueur, lemon and simple syrup) and you’ll gain a whole new understanding of Southern comfort.

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