The Setting is an intimate lounge serving bespoke cocktails and a seasonal tasting menu. Our inspiration derives from our love of snacks and street food around the world but with a lift of elegance. This tasting experience invites your senses into a realm of play and whimsy, exploring delicate bites of bold flavors using luxury ingredients. While our cocktails showcase modern takes on classics with some new favorites to explore. Join us for an evening of great food and memories at The Setting.

Location & Hours

Our Tasting Menu begins at 6:30pm,
or you may join us at the bar
from 4-10pm Tuesday to Saturdays

2512 Pennsylvania NW, Washington DC, 20037


To book a reservation, please visit our Tock page. Click “Book Now” or “Reserve” anywhere on our website to check out our availability

Private Events

For private event bookings, please email us at with any details regarding your event.

The Setting DC interior

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