The Wharf in the News

As the biggest development in the history of our nation’s capital, The Wharf is creating quite a buzz. Browse the most recent headlines below.


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The Wharf Celebrates Cherry Blossom Season with Bloomaroo

calendar icon March 10, 2021

From March 20 to April 11, The Wharf is hosting Bloomaroo, a season of cherry blossom-themed activations, art installations, and specialty cocktails at the restaurants coinciding with the blossoming of the cherry trees near The Wharf.

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The Wharf Unveils VP Kamala Harris Art Installation in Honor of International Women's Day

calendar icon March 8, 2021

In partnership with the Southwest Business Improvement District (SWBID) and the Italian-inspired culinary collective Officina, The Wharf unveiled a large-scale, outdoor crochet art installation of US Vice President Kamala Harris in celebration of International Women’s Day. 

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NaRa-Ya, A New High-End Japanese Tasting Room Opens at The Wharf

calendar icon March 4, 2021

NaRa-Ya brings a fresh take on Japanese izakaya-style dining in a lavish waterfront setting. Immerse yourself in the flavors of Japanese cuisine—with a modern inflection—directed by Executive Chef Lucas Irwin and renowned Creative Culinary Director Kaz Oshiro. 

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Best Brunch Spots at The Wharf

calendar icon Feb. 25, 2021

From bottomless mimosas and bloody marys to eggs benedict and breakfast pizzas, the restaurants at The Wharf can satisfy all of your brunch cravings.

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Knead Hospitality + Design Plans to Open Its Third Restaurant at The Wharf

calendar icon Jan. 26, 2021

Knead Hospitality + Design, the D.C. restaurant group behind Mi Vida and The Grill, plans to open its third waterfront venue at The Wharf in summer 2021. The addition of a Parisian cafe, Bistro du Jour, will serve croissants and cappuccinos during the day to Champagne and coq au vin by night.

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Wharf Restaurants Participate in the Winter 2021 Metropolitan Restaurant Week

calendar icon Jan. 25, 2021

Discover which restaurants at The Wharf are participating in the Winter 2021 Metropolitan Restaurant Week with to-go and dine in options. 

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The Atlantic to Move Headquarters to The Wharf

calendar icon Dec. 21, 2020

National publication The Atlantic will move its D.C. headquarters to The Wharf’s highly anticipated second phase. The Atlantic will occupy the top two floors of office space at 610 Water Street.

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Hoffman-Madison Waterfront Offers First Look Inside 670 & 680 Maine Trophy Office Buildings

calendar icon Dec. 15, 2020

Created by a team of internationally acclaimed architects and designers, the iconic office towers of 670 & 680 Maine are setting a new standard in office for Washington, D.C. The office buildings are the new home of Williams & Connolly LLP in 2022.

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Water Taxi & Wharf Jitney

Introducing one of the best ways to view the city and the easiest mode of transportation to get to destinations on the Potomac and Anacostia rivers: our new water taxi. And if you just want to get across the Washington Channel, catch our jitney to East Potomac Park for a round of golf or a leisurely stroll.

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Commercial Leasing

The District’s most noteworthy companies and retailers are setting down roots at The Wharf. Among the best commercial real estate in DC, our trophy spaces and prime retail locations provide prominent visibility and an attractive location with sweeping vistas and a lively after-work dining and entertainment scene.

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