Frequently Asked Questions

Where are you located?

Our address is 2512-B, Pennsylvania Avenue NW, Washington, DC 20037

When approaching Market Street Diamonds, the entrance to The Setting will be located on the right, beside the patio.

Can I book your venue for private events?

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

What are your hours of operation?

5 – 10 pm Wednesday and Thursday, and 5 – 12am Friday and Saturday.

What is the Dress Code?

Our dress code is Smart-Casual.

How can I book a reservation?

To book a reservation, please visit our Tock page or click “Reserve” on our website.

Do you accommodate any allergies or restrictions?

For any allergies or restrictions, please contact us upon booking your reservation.

Currently, we can accommodate a gluten-free restriction and a pork aversion.

If you are vegetarian, please give us 2 weeks notice from your reservation. Unfortunately at this time, the kitchen cannot accommodate dietary restrictions for vegan, low-dairy or kosher requests.

What does your restaurant serve?

Currently, The Setting offers a robust cocktail list as well as a 10 course tasting menu experience that is enjoyed entirely by hand.

Is there a disability entrance?

Upon entering The Setting, you will be guided down a staircase to your seat. Please note, our location does not have an elevator entrance available.

Can I come in for just a drink?

Yes! If you are interested in enjoying a night of cocktails, we recommend calling ahead to ensure we have available seating.