Cafe Saint-Ex

Neighborhood Restaurant & Bar

Café Saint-Ex has been a staple neighborhood restaurant and bar in the popular 14th Street Corridor of NW Washington, DC, since opening in 2003. The fun, relaxed atmosphere combined with our friendly, talented staff, well-curated beer list, and French-inspired bistro cuisine using fresh, seasonal, and local ingredients, make Saint-Ex a favored gathering spot for neighbors and visitors alike. 

Hours of Operation                              Kitchen Hours            

Mon - Wed: 4pm - 2am                                                Monday: 4pm - 10pm

Thursday: 11am - 2am                                                    Tuesday - Friday: 4pm - 11pm

Friday: 11am - 3am                                                         Saturday: 10am - 11pm

Saturday: 10am - 3am                                                   Sunday: 10am - 10pm

Sunday: 10 am - 2am                                                   *Sun-Thurs: dinner menu is available until 10pm

**Tue- Sat: bar menu is available until 11pm 

Gate 54

Nicknamed Gate 54, the downstairs bar at Cafe Saint-Ex offers a more casual atmosphere than the main dining room. The full dinner menu is available with first- come, first- serve seating. Gate 54 is the perfect space for a relaxed meal with friends, to hear your favorite DJ spinning, catch a comedy show, or host your next private event.   

Private Events

Having a special celebration? Cafe Saint-Ex and Gate 54 are the perfect place for your next dinner or party. For more information fill out the form below. 

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