City Tap House DC

City Tap House Hosts Inaugural Oyster "Shuckfest" on Memorial Day


Washington, DC -- (SBWIRE) -- 05/19/2015 -- Trying to find one of the best bars in DC to celebrate Memorial Day this year? City Tap House DC, the craft beer-focused restaurant near the Verizon Center, is celebrating Memorial Day with its inaugural Oyster "Shuckfest" Monday, May 25th from 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM. Guests are encouraged to stop by the restaurant to enjoy delicious food, live blue grass music, and a game of cornhole on the expansive outdoor patio.

City Tap House DC's popular holiday brunch will be served along with oyster specials such as their Fried Oyster Po' Boy Sandwiches—which are sandwiches filled with buttermilk and cornmeal battered fried oysters served on New England-style rolls with house made tartar sauce, lettuce, tomato, and duck fat fries; Fried Oyster Benedict—which comes with a grilled tomato, fried oysters, creamed spinach, a poached egg, and served on brioche with bearnaise sauce and potato hash; Tarragon Lemon Butter Grilled Oysters served with parsley; Grilled Oysters Rockefeller—which comes with creamed spinach; Benton's bacon and Pernod Absinthe, as well as a selection of East Coast Oysters from local oyster fisheries priced at $1 each.

The minimum purchase of 12 oysters also receives City Tap House DC's exclusive mignonette made with the Lemongrass Basil Mead from Charm City Meadworks. Dishes are priced from $1 to $12 each. For the perfect pairing, Beverage Director Dave Donaldson will pour Flying Dog Brewery's Pearl Necklace Oyster Stout, Lemongrass Basil Mead Shooters from Charm City Meadworks, and Effen Cucumber Vodka Oyster Shooters. Beverages are also priced from $6 to $12 each.

Those who are interested in learning more about City Tap House DC's Memorial Day event can feel free to reach out to them by calling 202-644-9433, or by emailing them at To learn more about the restaurant in general please visit

About City Tap House DC
City Tap House DC is located in the thriving Chinatown section of downtown Washington, DC. Boasting one of the area's largest selections of microbrew line-ups, the restaurant has quickly become an attraction for beer connoisseurs. It is centrally located near the Verizon Center sports complex and the world-famous Smithsonian American Art Museum. Ideal for late night and weekend entertainment, City Tap House offers daily drink and food specials along with full-service patio dining.

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