share plates

Policy’s menu is designed using seasonal and local ingredients. Policy’s plates are prepared from scratch and are brought to your table as they are prepared (revolving kitchen). Our Chef encourages plates to be shared and enjoyed by everyone at your table.

  • Crispy Pork Belly (GL, L)10Sweet Chili Glaze, Pickled Daikon, Kim Chi Puree
  • Braised and Grilled Short Ribs12Miso-Mustard Glaze, House Made Pickles
  • Lamb Ribs15Garlic, Green Onions, Sweet Soy Glaze
  • Pan Seared Chicken12Herb Gnocchi, Roasted Artichokes, Sunchokes, & Fennel, Lemon Thyme Goat Cheese Cream, Candied Citrus
  • Fried Cornish Hen10Mint Watermelon Salad, Spicy Mustard
  • Skirt Steak & Street Corn12Cojitja Cheese, Cilantro, Lime, Cayenne, Green Sauce, Dried Chili Sauce
  • Brisket Sliders12Ground Brisket, Caramelized Onion, Fried Quail Egg, Truffle Mayo, Oven Dried Tomato, White Cheddar
  • Argentinean Sliders12Ground Brisket, Pickled Onions & Cucumbers, Red Onion, Manchego Cheese, Mint Pesto, Creole Mayo
  • Madras Curry Lamb Sliders (N)10Gorgonzola, Mint Pesto
  • Policy BLT Slider9Avocado Mash, Applewood Smoked Bacon, Cambozola Cheese, Basil, Romaine Lettuce, Lemon, Chow Chow
  • Yellowfin Tuna Tartare* 12Mustard Oil, Avocado, Smoked Sea Salt, Sesame Wonton
  • PEI Mussels11House Made Italian Sausage, Cream, Garlic, White Wine, Peppadew Peppers
  • Shrimp & Polenta (GL)12Tasso Ham, Triple Sec, Green Onion, Rosemary Polenta
    For the recipe, please click here.
  • Fish & Chips12French Fries & Tartar Sauce
  • Trio of Pan Seared Scallops12Green Sauce, Spicy Mustard, & Dried Chili Sauce
  • Sambuca Blackened Fish Sliders10Sriracha, Watercress, Pineapple Tartar
  • Lobster Roll Slider10Lobster Salad, Egg Salad, Lemon Aioli Arugula
  • Crab Cakes12Two Crab Cakes, Radish Salad, Creamy Corn Cilantro Sauce, Dried Chili Sauce, Green Sauce, Jalapeno Tartar
  • Crab Cake Sliders10Romaine Lettuce, Tartar Sauce
  • Roasted Brussels Sprouts (GL)7Applewood Smoked Bacon, Danish Blue Cheese, Fig Vin Cotto
  • Stir Fried Green Beans (GL, L)6Ginger, Garlic, Sesame, Soy
  • Red Curried Lentils9Swiss Chard, Cauliflower Dumplings
  • Herbed Gnocchi9Cream, Candied Hazelnuts, Fresh Sage, Shaved Parmesan
  • Hand Cut French Fries (V, GL, L)6Garlic, Black Truffle Mayo
  • Warm Quinoa & Greens7Spinach, Dates, Dried Cranberries, Granny Smith Apples, Cucumbers, Lemon House Vinaigrette
  • Heirloom Tomato Stack8Shaved Red Onion, Basil, Crispy Pancetta Wheel, Whipped Ricotta, Arugula
  • Grilled Broccolini6Policy Seasoning, Lime, Candied Citrus
  • Fried Brie & Bruleed Peach 8Mixed Greens, Watercress, Green Apples, Silvered Almonds, Balsamic Glaze, House Vinaigrette
  • Salt Roasted Local Beets (VE, N, GL)8Gorgonzola Mousse,Arugula, 18 yr Balsamic Vinegar, Pistachio Pesto
  • Green Papaya Salad8White Cabbage, Green Onion, Cilantro, Peanuts, Cherry Tomato, Chili Arbol, Ginger Miso
Items That Can Be Eaten With Certain Dietary Restrictions
These Items Are Gluten Free= GL, Lactose Free=L, Vegan= V, Vegetarian= VE, Contains Nuts=N
For a PDF version of this menu, please click here.

Happy Hour


  • TUNA TARTARE5Avocado, Soy, Mustard Oil, Wonton Chips
  • RED CURRIED LENTILS5Wilted Swiss Chard, Cauliflower Dumpling
  • HAND CUT FRENCH FRIES5Black Truffle Mayo
  • STIR FRIED GREEN BEANS5Ginger, Garlic, Sesame, Soy
  • POLICY WINGS5Sweet and Spicy Sauce, Blue Cheese
  • (2) BRAISED SHORT RIB SLIDERS5House Made Pickles, Brioche Roll

  • WINE
  • White Wine5Pinot Grigio
  • Red Wine 5Cabernet Sauvignon
  • Heiniken4
  • CANS
  • Red Stripe5
  • Pabst Blue Ribbon 3
  • Miller High Life5
  • Schlitz5
  • Blanche De Bruxelles5Wit Bier

  • SWEET TEA VODKA5Southern Style Sweetness Made In House, Fresh Lemonade
  • RUM PUNCH5Pyrat Rum, Pineapple and Orange Juice, Velvet Falernum


  • Beekeeper11Stoli Citron, St. Germain, Fresh Lemon, Fresh Honey, Champagne
  • Pearfect Martini11Grey Goose Pear , Orchard Pear Cordial, St. Germaine, Champagne
  • Bangkok Mule11Hanger One Kaffir Lime, Homemade Ginger Beer
  • Moro Sidecar11Stoli Premyr Blood Orange & Basil, Solerno, Gresh Lemon, Absinth Mist
  • Limey Bastard11Bombay sapphire, House made Tonic, key lime juice
  • Cherry SmashBombay Sapphire, St. Germaine, Maraschino Liqueur, Fresh Lime Juice
  • Whiskey Rebellion11Rye Whiskey, Bourbon, Dolin Sweet Vermouth, Barrel-aged Bitters
  • Black Manhattan11Woodford Reserve, Averna Amaro, Cherry Bitters
  • Kentucky Ninja11Woodford Bourbon, Lime, Vanilla simple syrup, Ginger beer
  • Lychee-Lemongrass Mojito11Bacardi, Fresh Citrus, Lychee, Mint, Lemongrass-Cane Syrup, Soda Water
  • Old Cuban Cocktail11Pyrat Rum, Bitters, Mint, Vanilla Syrup, Prosecco
  • Rum Old Fashioned11Pyrat Rum, Dom. Canton Ginger Liqueur Angustora Bitters
  • Fuego11Milagro Tequila, Lime Juice, Jalapeno Infused Agave Nectar, Smoked Salt Rim
Cognac/Brandy/Pisco Armagnac
  • Orange Line11Hennessy vsop, Orange Blossom Honey Cointreau
  • The Sidecar11Remy Martin VS, Fresh Lemon Juice, Pierre Ferrand Dry Curacao
  • Grape Menage11Pisco Portion, Dolin Rouge, Nonino Amaro, Baked Apple Bitter, Pernod Absinthe
  • Classic Absinthe DripAbsinthe, Water, Sugar The Elixir of Your Choice Le tourment Vert – 16 Vieux Carre – 14 Pernod – 12 Kubler Swiss- 14
  • Sazerac 11Absinthe Rinse, Rye Whiskey, Simple Syrup, Bitter Truth Old Fashion Bitters
1904 14th ST NW, WASHINGTON, DC 20009