Located in the heart of Eastern Market on Capitol Hill, The Eastern is a neighborhood bar dedicated to making wine accessible and fun.
The Eastern, from the owners of Barrel, offers over 40 wines by the glass and bottle as well as original and classic cocktails. The 50 seat interior sports a mid-century design joined by 20 al fresco seats on the patio. Barrel’s Executive Chef, Walfer Hernandez, offers an assortment of cheese, charcuterie, and small plate options. The knowledgeable management team is headed by General Manager and Sommelier Robert Morin and Bar Manager and Sommelier Daphne McDermott. Our staff is ready to help you find your next favorite glass of wine.