With the wedding of Prince William and Catherine Middleton fast approaching, it’s time to start planning a British-themed celebration (April 29th at 6:00 a.m. EST will be here before we know it!). Didn’t make the final cut of Will and Kate’s guest list? Not to worry- there are plenty of celebrations that don’t require crossing the pond. Here is a small sampling of DC area restaurants, bars, and bakeries that are
advertising specials in honor of the royal nuptials.
Againn DC: Up until April 29th, this English gastropub , located in the Mount Vernon Square neighborhood, is offering two “sweet” specials inspired by the desserts that will be served at Will and Kate’s reception, Chocolate Biscuit Cake and Fruit Cake. Proceeds from the purchase of either cake will go to a Royal Charity Fund.
1099 New York Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20001
Queen Vic: A new restaurant/bar located on H Street NE, Queen Vic invites locals to come celebrate the royal wedding from 12-3. Select food and drink, including Crown Royal shooters and Egg Crostini, are only $5. In addition, you will receive 10% off your bill if you show a British passport.
1206 H Street, NE
Washington, DC 20002
Georgetown Cupcake: The delicious and famous cupcake bakery will be selling royal wedding-themed cupcakes by the dozen. The Royal Wedding Dozen consists of 4 Red Velvet, 4 Vanilla Squared, and 4 Chocolate and Vanilla cupcakes decorated with royal blue fondant W & C initials, flowers, and Kate’s sapphire engagement ring.
3301 M Street (corner of 33rd & M)
Washington DC 20007