Morning Breakfast Made Betterat RIS
Get your morning started on the right path with a delicious 2-Course breakfast and unlimited coffee, tea & juice.
RIS is an upscale neighborhood restaurant serving seasonal American cuisine by Executive Chef & Owner Ris Lacoste. RIS is located in the heart of Washington, DC's West End neighborhood. In addition, RIS is REAL (Responsible Epicurean and Agricultural Leadership) verified by the United States Healthful Food Council (USHFC) which helps connect people who want healthful and sustainable food and beverages with the restaurants and other foodservice operations that provide them.
Chef Lacoste has studied with the best of them in Paris and cooked for Julia Child's 90th Birthday Party. Enjoy her talents, combined with the unpretentious atmosphere at RIS. What a better way to start the day off with wholesome food in a warm, welcoming environment.
Guests will enjoy:
- Additional Offerings for the Table
- Unlimited Beverages
- Audio Visual Equipment
What to know:
Price:When booking, tax and gratuity are included in your event total. This price is, however, subject to adjustments based on the details of your actual event, and may be adjusted in your final bill.
Cancellation Policy: If you need to cancel your booking, you will get a 100% refund if it is cancelled 14 days before the event; you will get a 75% refund if it is cancelled 7 days before the event; you will get a 50% refund if it is cancelled 3 days before the event. If you need to cancel your pending request, you can do so from the My Events page. If you need to cancel or modify your booked event, please reach out directly to the venue.
Gratuity and Fees:The Package offered above is subject to a suggested gratuity above; however, you may adjust this and leave any amount you prefer upon checkout. You may also change the desired gratuity at any time during the event. The entirety of the gratuity will be fully distributed to the service staff who work your event. An administrative fee may also be levied at the discretion of the venue which is based on the total cost of the event including the space, food, and beverage. This administrative charge is not a gratuity, is not distributed to service employees, and serves to offset ancillary expenses associated with the planning and administration of this event.
Where it’s located:2275 L Street, NW, Washington, DC, 20037
RIS is proud to offer four beautiful private spaces to suit your event needs. We have hosted an array of occasions from business dinners to showers and weddings. Choose RIS as the perfect venue for your next special occasion! ~ ~ ~ ~ Our State Room seats 10 guests, and is perfect for intimate dinner parties. The Federal Room seats up to 35 guests for seated events, and 50 people for cocktail receptions. The Main Dining Room is usually for à la carte reservations. However, for private events, this room can be separated from the rest of our dining room and become its own private space. This space has a private entrance and can seat up to 40 guests for dinner. This space can also be combined with the State Room to seat up to 50 guests. For cocktail receptions, the Main Dining Room can service up to 40 people or 50 people when combined with the State Room. The Cafe is a semi-private space perfect for a seated meal or standing cocktail reception - for the entire evening or for a cocktail hour prior to dinner in one of our private rooms. This space can accommodate up to 29 people for a seated meal and up to 35 for a standing reception. If a private room is not necessary, we have banquette tables within the dining room that can seat up to 16 guests. We are available for buyout events, and can host up to 180 guests for a seated meal or a standing reception. Learn more about RIS here.