Serving comfort food with international flavors - dishes that reminds us of sitting around the table with friends and family here and around the world. Our focus is on seasonal, farm fresh and local ingredients. Menus here.​​​


Join us for an Austrian Wine Dinner, October 15 with Sommelier Klaus Wittauer. 5 courses, 5 wines, $65. More info, Click HERE.  


We're making Opera in the Circleeven more fun with a delicious picnic for Two ($50) or Four ($90). Choose either Vegetarian or Meat Lover. Click HERE or email zena @ thedishanddram.com for more information. Order by 9/20 for 9/22 pick up email:


We Cater! Rent our "Absinthe" Room in the back for parties, cocktails or office meetings (we provide audio, microphone, TV and more). The Dish & Dram can be rented on Sunday evenings and all day Monday. And we can cater in your home, office or favorite venue! Click HERE.



​​Read about what motivates us in, "Why a Local Chef Bids on Tomatoes Alongside Mennonites"  in the City Paper. Full article HERE.


Zagat Review: This modern Kensington American restaurant draws inspiration from world travels, offering riffs on comfort favorites like steak frites and fish tacos, along with brunch, homemade desserts, cocktails and whiskeys by the "dram."


October is National Breast Cancer Awareness Month and we're using it as a time to launch our new Coffee & Tea Programfeaturing women-owned businesses. We'll donate 15% of sales of French Press and Bags of Coffee to the Lombardi Cancer Center. 


We love kids! Check out our Kids Menu HERE. ​ Our Cocktail List has favorites from near and far, as well as "drams" of Irish and Scotch whiskies.



Hours: Tuesday to Thursday: 11:30am to 5pm lunch, 5 to 9pm dinner. Friday and Saturday: 11:30am to 5pm lunch, 5 to 9:30pm dinner. Sunday Brunch 10am to 3pm.Closed Mondays. Our Absinthe Room, in the back, can be a private room and is available to rent. Please park in the back whenever possible. Please use street parking during lunch. We have limited parking spots.

10301 Kensington Parkway, Kensington, MD * 301/962-4046 * @TheDishandDram

​​​​​​Seasonal * Farm Fresh * Cocktail Bar * Catering