Busboys and Poets

625 Monroe St NE, Washington
(202) 636-7230


Take-Out/Delivery Options


Reviews for Busboys and Poets

On #thankyouthursday I wanted to talk about the amazing food I had yesterday from here. I was super excited when I ordered through the toasttab app. No attention to detail was spared. The whole menu seemed to be there. I can be a picky eater at times and they even had every substitute option available. I just knew I was going to have to write in the comment section and hope it would make it to the chef. Nope! They thought of everything. I was able to order my favorite dish....read full review

The food is good and the vibe of the place is pretty fun. However, the service can be slow and frustrating. This place is in my neighborhood and I used to go here somewhat regularly when it opened, but the poor service (particularly at the bar area) has led me to pick other places when I go out.

Delivery Review. While this review isn't towards my delivery person or the apps its directly towards the restaurant. Unfortunately, I ordered from here having loved their food in- restaurant but being disappointed by the delivered food. The portion size is way TOO SMALL for $20 worth of food they gave me a $5 portion. I am not too sure if it's a money-saving tactic but it's pretty irritating because if I spent the same amount in the restaurant I would get my money's worth in...read full review

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Monday 8AM - 10PM
Tuesday 8AM - 10PM
Wednesday 8AM - 10PM
Thursday 8AM - 10PM
Friday 8AM - 11PM
Saturday 8AM - 11PM
Sunday 8AM - 10PM

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