Franklin Hall is an American beer hall located in the historic Manhattan Laundry building. 

For gatherings under 30 people, our space operates on a first-come, first-served basis.
If you would like to inquire about a party of 30 or more people, please click the events form button below.
Unfortunately, we do not reserve tables on Fridays and Saturdays. If you would like to inquire about a buyout or private event on one of those days, fill out the below form.


4pm – 1am Mon-Thurs
4pm – 2am Fri
10am – 2am Sat
11am – 1am Sun

We will occasionally open early for sporting events. Follow us on Twitter or Facebook for updates.



1348 Florida Ave NW, Washington, DC 20009

There is limited parking in the vicinity. Please use public transportation or a car service. The nearest parking garage is Lot 727 - Union Row at 2125 14th St NW.



+ Is Franklin Hall 21+?

Yes, unless you are a child. We have a strict 21+ policy.

+ What is your policy on children?

Kids are allowed with parents until 8pm Monday-Thursday, 7pm Friday and Sunday, and 4pm on Saturday.

+ Do you show soccer on the weekend?

Yes, we open at 10am on Saturdays and 11am on Sundays for soccer.

+ Do you have the NFL package?

Of course. The season starts Thursday, September 7 at 8:30pm. See you then!


Franklin Hall is the brainchild of Geoff Dawson & Peter Bayne

Franklin Hall is owned and operated by Tin Shop,
a creative bar and restaurant development group located in Washington, D.C.