Find Your New Favorite Spirit with Our Updated Cocktail Menu

We have a brand new cocktail menu featuring spirits from our in-house distillery, Founding Spirits. We are certain our tasty and fun drink menu has something for everyone.

We are especially excited about some of our new cocktails made with the latest addition to our line-up of spirits: our brand new Founding Spirits Bourbon. These cocktails prove that bourbon can be an awesome summertime drink. Surprise your senses with one of our new cocktails, such as the Maple Bourbon Smash with Founding Spirits Bourbon infused with birch, lemon, orange, maple, bitters; Sunstone Collins with Founding Spirits Bourbon infused with sunstone black tea, lemon; The Preakness with Founding Spirits Bourbon, Founding Spirits Vodka, Grand Marnier, lemon, orange, pineapple, bitters; and one of our team’s new favorite, the Bourbon Colada, with Founding Spirits Bourbon infused with coconut, pineapple, coconut cream.

Or get a taste of our new and improved Founding Spirits Vodka in our new cocktails including Farmer’s Daughter made with Domain de Canton, St. Germain, lime, passion fruit, raspberry, and bitters and our Chi Chi Colada with pineapple and coconut cream.

Enjoy a summertime classic with our Founding Spirits Dry Gin. Cool down with our Frozen Gin & Tonic made with our house-made tonic, our refreshing Summer Collins with lemon and basil, and our Easy Peasy with aperol, lemon, and cucumber, and more.

We also now have two of our favorite classic cocktails we are aging in-house in oak barrels: Old Fashioned and Negroni.

All of our new cocktails are available in our restaurants and bars (except Farmers Fishers Bakers).

Stop by for a taste or make a reservation for a meal. You can also pick up bottled cocktails and enjoy them wherever you are. Let us know what you think and what cocktails you are enjoying. Share what your cheers-ing and tag us on social: @FoundingSpirits with #CheerstoFS.

Enjoy our Food & Drink this July 4th, Whatever Your Plans

As you plan your July 4th weekend, let Farmers & Distillers be one source for food and drink. 

We have great selections for the long weekend for you, your family, and friends wherever your plans take you: barbecuing in the backyard, venturing to the beach, taking a boat ride, going on a hike, having a picnic, or looking forward to a meal out. 

Dine with Us – Inside & Out

This long weekend, join us in our restaurant or at one of our sibling restaurants. We are open all weekend in DC, MD, VA, and PA  every day for breakfast or brunch (including holiday Monday brunch), lunch & dinner.  

For those who enjoy eating outdoors, our patio is open. Our sibling restaurants Founding Farmers and Farmers Fishers Bakers ­­are also open with indoor and outdoor seating available. Check out our menus HERE.

Enjoy Our Food & Drink To Go or Delivered

All of our scratch-made restaurant food & drink, including family meals, can be ordered and pre-ordered for pick up or delivery from all of our locations

Shop Our Founding Farmers Market & Grocery for Your Grillin’ & Gathering Needs

Grillin’ and chillin’ this holiday weekend? Order pick up and delivery from two of our Founding Farmers Market & Grocery locations  – in Tysons, VA and Potomac, MD. Shop our butcher’s case for steaks, ribs, burgers, dogs, and more, including scratch-made hamburger and hotdog buns. Grab some of our bottled cocktails, mixers, even beer. All can be ordered and pre-ordered online.

This July 4th weekend, however you are spending it, let us help you with your food and drink.

Valentine’s Weekend at Home

There are no longer any pick up times available for Valentine’s Dinner & Breakfast at Home. Still need chocolates, roses, cocktails, gift boxes, Brunch at Home, or to schedule a curbside pick up order for Sunday? We’ve got you covered! 

Farmers & Distillers has everything you need to celebrate Valentine’s Day & Weekend. Enjoy a special heat & eat dinner at home, exclusive bottled cocktails, romantic, vintage three-tiered mini cakes, Founding Farmers Chocolate dipped strawberries, heat & eat breakfast offerings, long-stemmed red roses, more chocolates, and even gift boxes. 

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Heat & Eat Dinner for Two

There are no longer any pick up times available for Valentine’s Dinner at Home. Still need chocolates, roses, cocktails, gift boxes, or to schedule a curbside pick up order for Sunday? We’ve got you covered! 

Create a very special Valentine’s date night dinner at home. Our culinary and bar teams are working on the perfect take out Valentine’s Weekend experience so you and your special someone can enjoy a romantic four-course dinner in the comfort of your home.  our special Valentine’s dinner for two, includes: four courses with two sides, a rustic white boule or skillet cornbread, dessert, and to add a little romance, two unscented glass votive candles. From signature starters including shrimp ceviche to specially crafted Surf & Turf, Lobster, Chesapeake-Style Crab Cakes, Center Cut Beef Tenderloin, and more. Your dessert choices include your choice of vintage mini cakes or Founding Farmers Chocolate dipped strawberries.

Exclusive Valentine’s Bottled Cocktails

This year, we have two special bottled craft cocktails available for Valentine’s Day, including our Will you be mine? with our Founding Spirits Vodka, raspberry, lime, and ginger plus a Strawberry Negroni with Founding Spirits Dry Gin, dry vermouth, and strawberry infused campari. Of course, you can also order from our signature bottled cocktail menu, wine, bubbles, and beer.

Heat & Eat Breakfast

There are no longer any pick up times available for Valentine’s Breakfast at Home. Our Brunch at Home is still available for pick up on Saturday, Sunday & Monday (President’s Day).

Celebrate your Valentine with breakfast. Order our breakfast favorites, including Cinnamon Rolls, Bakers Bread Pudding French Toast, Mini Quiches, Breakfast Burritos, and more.

All Valentine’s Weekend at Home selections are started in our kitchens, ready to be finished at your convenience in yours. Available for contact-free curbside pick up.

Pick up: Saturday, February 13 and Sunday, February 14
Order by: Friday, February 12 at 11am

FOR A LITTLE ADDED ROMANCE, don’t forget to add a dozen long-stemmed red roses for $30.  

Vintage Three-Tiered Mini Cakes

There are no longer any pick up times available for our Vintage Three-Tiered Mini Cakes. Still need chocolates, roses, cocktails, gift boxes, or to schedule a curbside pick up order for Sunday? We’ve got you covered!

This year, we are making romantic, Vintage Three-Tiered Mini Cakes as part of our Valentine’s Dinner for Two that can also be ordered a la carte. Cake choices include: Butternut, Chocolate Mousse, Celebration Confetti, German Chocolate Crunch, Southern Hummingbird. All are available for $15 each.

Founding Farmers Chocolate & Chocolate Dipped Strawberries

Our artisan, hand-crafted Founding Farmers Chocolate has already become a guest favorite, both in our restaurants and to go. We have a wide assortment of choices and chocolate percentages available, including our take on a twix bar, peanut butter cups, decadent fudge, almond chocolate bark, fancy french crunch, and Virginia peanut. All are available on our Valentine’s Weekend at Home menu. Perhaps our most romantic choice: our Founding Farmers Chocolate dipped strawberries available as your dessert selection with the Valentine’s Dinner for Two or a la carte, a half dozen for $12. Give your beloved a special treat with Founding Farmers Chocolate. 

Valentine’s Gift Boxes

Looking for the perfect Valentine’s Gift? We have an assortment of Founding Farmers gift boxes available for pick up, local delivery, and shipping across the US. Choices include Chocolate Lovers, Chocolate & Bubbles, Coffee & Chocolate, Bubbles & Bourbon, and more. Gift boxes feature our Founding Farmers Chocolate, Founding Farmers Friendship Blend Coffee, Founding Spirits, and some other Founding Farmers favorites.

Order a Gift Box for Your Valentine

Join us for Your Valentine’s Meal

All of our restaurants will be open on Valentine’s Day and serving our regular breakfast/brunch, lunch, and dinner menus. Our award-winning bar & beverage team will also be serving up special Valentine’s Day-inspired craft cocktails, featuring DC’s #1 Local Vodka, for our guests to enjoy in our restaurants not just on Valentine’s Day, but all week long. As always, we recommend making a reservation.

Reserve a Table

Grocery Boxes Now Available for Delivery & Pick Up

We are now packaging family grocery boxes for convenient daily curbside pick up and delivery.

Farmers & Distillers Grocery Boxes currently include two family boxes, one for $100 and one for $75. Boxes include chicken, ground beef, eggs, cheese, milk, a mix of fruits and vegetables, soup of the day, marinara sauce, pasta, and select pantry items, including toilet paper. You can also pick additional groceries, Founding Farmers Chocolate selections, our well-loved bottled craft cocktails, wine, and beer.

To order our grocery boxes, place your order online before 3 pm any day of the week and schedule your curbside pick up or delivery ($6.99) for the following day. Please note: When choosing your time for pick up, please plan to arrive within the hour of your scheduled time; when choosing time for delivery, please plan to allow a two hour window after your selected time.

Our full Founding Farmers Market & Grocery is also still operating if you would prefer to do all of your grocery shopping online from our large selection of groceries, produce, baked goods, fresh pasta and sauces, chef-prepared foods, craft cocktails, pantry essentials, and more. Our sibling restaurant, Founding Farmers King of Prussia, also has grocery boxes available.

Of course, if you would prefer a hot, scratch-made meal that is ready to eat, order online from our restaurant menu to go.

All of our pick up and delivery is contact-free and convenient. We are working to meet you where you are as we all navigate the changing COVID landscape. To learn more about how we are working to keep all of us safe while continuing to serve you groceries and delicious scratch-made food and drink, check out our COVID-19 FAQs.

Plan Your New Year with Farmers & Distillers

We have many ways to celebrate 2021 around our tables and yours. Give yourself a treat with our food and drink wherever you want to spend your New Year’s Eve and Day. 

New Year’s Eve at Home

We have a very special New Year’s Eve prix fixe menu of scratch-made foods started in our kitchens, ready to be finished in yours, including New England Clam Chowder, Bacon Lollis, Shrimp Cocktail, Crab Cakes, Beef Tenderloin, Surf & Turf, Scalloped Potatoes, Sour Cherry Flourless Chocolate Cake, Chocolate Dipped Strawberries, and more. 

You can also toast 2021 at home with our classic & seasonal bottled cocktails or choose one of our all new cocktail kits: Bubbles & Bourbon, Spruce Spritz, Amaro & Cocoa, our award-winning Bloody Mary, and Mimosa. We also have red, white, and sparkling wines and beer. 

Order by: ORDERING IS NOW CLOSED  
Pick up: Thursday, December 31

View Our New Year’s Eve Menu Here

New Year’s Eve & Day at Our Restaurants

We are open every day, including New Year’s Eve & Day. Celebrate 2021 with us on our winterized patio or in our igloo (by reservation). On New Year’s Eve, we are serving breakfast, lunch & dinner. On New Year’s Day, we are serving brunch starting at 8:30am. Our lunch & dinner menu starts at 2pm. You can reserve your table online. Our sibling restaurants, Founding Farmers and Farmers Fishers Bakers, are also serving guests everyday, at our restaurants and winterized patios – as COVID-19 regulations allow – and with expanded at home menus and offerings.

$1 Mimosa Brunch at Home — January 1, 2 & 3

Let your Happy New Year celebration continue at home for the first three days of 2021.  We are offering our popular $1 Mimosa kit with our Heat & Eat Brunch at Home on January 1, 2 & 3, which includes a 750mL bottle of champagne & freshly squeezed orange juice. Brunch at Home is available for pick up at all locations. Orders must be placed 36 hours before pick up time.  

View New Year’s Brunch at Home Menu

Celebration Boxes for the New Year

Order a gift box for your friends and get one for yourself and plan a virtual New Year’s celebration together. We have two limited edition boxes currently available to order onlineBourbon & Bubbles and Salty & Sweet. All gift boxes are available for local pick up and delivery, and nationwide shipping. 

Outdoor Dining at Farmers & Distillers

If you are looking for an open-air dining experience, we have a patio at Farmer & Distillers. Come down to Mass Avenue to enjoy our patio. There are some heaters and fire pits available first come first serve.

We are delighted to serve our guests outside. Reserve your table online for your outdoor table in downtown DC. 

Please join us at Farmers & Distillers on our patio. Or check out one of our other locations – Founding Farmers and Farmers Fishers Bakers – to see how we have adapted our restaurant. Many of our locations have outdoor dining available, some are covered and have heaters or gas fire pits. We are here to serve you safely no matter inside and outside.

Reserve your table online for outdoor dining to enjoy one of our patios. 

Dog Days of Summer Deal

We have a great summertime deal for our guests, especially those with dogs. Every day from 3pm-6pm, join us for our dog days of summer patio pawty beginning on July 27th through August 22nd

Bring yourself, a friend, and your pup to our new patio for a drink, a great hot dog, and some of our house-churned ice cream. Our special dog days deal is $29 and includes two drinks, your choice of beer, wine, lemonade, ice tea, and more, plus our fabulous 44 Farms quarter-pound hot dogs. Nitrate free and made with steak cuts only, choose your two favorites: our take on the classic Ball Park Dog with ketchup, yellow mustard, relish, and onion; Chicago Dog with spicy brown mustard, tomato, onion, sweet relish, and pickled peppers; Philly Cheese Dog with spicy brown mustard, onion, and hot peppers; and our Texas Chili Dog with our house-made pimento cheese and onion. All are served on our from-scratch buns with a side of our famous house-cut French fries. Then, we sweeten things up with two scoops of our house-churned ice cream: vanilla, strawberry, chocolate, or coffee. But that’s not all.

Your furry friend gets a special treat too: our pup-cup with a scoop of our all-natural vanilla ice cream and one of our house-made Founding Farmers dog biscuits. 

Don’t miss this great summertime deal in downtown DC. If you can’t get to Farmers & Distillers, our dog days patio pawty is also happening every day at our sibling restaurants: Farmers Fishers Bakers, Founding Farmers DC, and Founding Farmers King of Prussia

Take a summertime break: bring a friend & your pup and get a little relief from the dog days of summer with us.

We Now Have a Patio & It’s Open

If you are ready to venture out into the world again to dine out,  Farmers & Distillers now has an outdoor patio with heaters. We also have a winter igloo available for reservations. We are open to serve you outside.

Reserve your table today. Reservations are recommended. 

Our sibling restaurants  – Founding Farmers and Farmers Fishers Bakers – also have open patios. All of our patios have been reconfigured to allow for at least 6 feet between tables. We have expanded all of our health, safety, and sanitation protocols. Many of our patios have heated, ventilated tents.

On our patios, weather permitting, we are serving our full menus for breakfast, lunch, dinner, and an a la carte brunch on weekends. Our current hours of operations can be found HERE.

We know everyone is having their own COVID-19 experience, so in addition to our in-person patio service, we have many #StayHome ways to continue to serve you:

  • Our full menus are available for contact-free curbside pick up and delivery. 
  • Our First Bake grab & go service is now available.
  • Our special curbside pick up is available for weekend brunch to go. 
  • Our Founding Farmers Market & Grocery is still open & stocked with over 500 items, from our robust selection of prepared foods, fresh produce, butcher & deli, bakery & pastries, and house-churned ice cream to basic groceries, household staples, our house-roasted coffee, wine, beer, bottled craft cocktails, and spirits. 

For information about our safety protocols and how we are managing our operations, please see our COVID-19 FAQs. If you want details on all of our current protocols and operations, please see ourReopening Resource Guide.

Now Serving Our Brunch at Home in DC

OUR BRUNCH AT HOME IS NOT CURRENTLY AVAILABLE.  Please join us in our restaurant for brunch. We have many delicious ways to serve you  – our Farmers Market Buffet Brunch and a la carte – depending on your favorite location. Or if you prefer to stay home, you can also order our ready-to-eat breakfast and brunch for pick up and delivery from all of our restaurant locations.

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Calling all weekend brunch lovers: Our Farmers & Distillers brunch is now available for contact-free curbside pick up and delivery ($6.99 delivery fee). We have created a menu full of a great selection of our guest brunch favorites.

Light cooking required. Started in our kitchens, ready to be finished off in yours. Our Brunch at Home menu can be pre-ordered online for pick up on most weekends. Our menus include a great mix of what we serve when dining with us but packed cold so you can pick it up and serve it at home at your convenience. Simple cooking & reheating can be found here. Serves 4 people.

Orders must be placed 2 days in advance of pick up on Saturday and Sunday. Brunch at Home is available for pick up from all of our restaurants on Saturdays and Sundays (and some holidays).

This weekend, give your #stayhome crew the gift of a great brunch. Bring our fresh, scratch-made brunch to your table this weekend! Serves 4 people.

In addition to a great selection of our scratch-made food, our F&D Weekend Brunch To Go menu has a selection of beverages, including our new adventure into roasting our own coffee. You can order brunch cocktail kits to make your own Farmers & Distillers award-winning Bloody Mary or Mimosa, or order beer, cider, spiked seltzer, wine, bottled craft cocktails, and of course our very own Founding Spirits to go. 

Almost all selections (except our Bake at Home Buttermilk Biscuits and Cookies) will come precooked with simple reheating instructions to enjoy the decadence of our restaurant brunch without the work of cooking it all yourself.

Our sibling restaurants are also serving brunch to go. If they are more convenient for your curbside pick up, check out Founding Farmers brunch to go and Farmers Fishers Bakers brunch to go.

If you prefer to join us for brunch in person, we have adapted our operations to provide our award-winning Farmers Market Brunch served. Reservations are recommended.

Celebrating Derby Day Our Way

Derby Day will soon be here. From the exquisite beauty of the horses to the fantastic show of hats to sipping the South’s classic Mint Julep, we’re big fans of the tradition and revelry surrounding America’s Greatest Race.

Since 1875, Louisville’s legendary Churchill Downs racetrack has played host to the Kentucky Derby, and our Farmers & Distillers bar team loves crafting our annual derby festivities to celebrate. 

Come cheer on this American tradition with us April 29th through May 5th with some pre-gaming all week long, lots of racing spirit, and of course, some great cocktails.  

We are featuring some fine derby-centric cocktails, all made with our very own Founding Spirits American Whiskey, which you can enjoy all on its own for $12, served neat or over hand-cut ice. Or try our takes on the traditional Mint Julep. Our FS Julep, at just $13, is a classic blend of our Founding Spirits American Whiskey, mint, and FS aromatic bitters. And our “Never Bitter” Julep, for $14, is made with our Founding Spirits American Whiskey, mint, and topped with our deliciously smooth, Founding Spirits American Amaro.

Our bar menu also features a whole host of handcrafted whiskey cocktails to tempt you if you’re not a Julep drinker. Care for our Whiskey Sour with muddled fruit, ginger, and more? What about sipping on our Gold Rush Royale? The blend of lemon, honey, and sparking cava, pairs perfectly with our FS American Whiskey. We also craft a daily whimsical take on a whiskey cocktail for to share. Of course, if you aren’t a whiskey drinker, we have a full menu of craft cocktails available.

Come in & get in the derby spirit right here in downtown DC. Join us for a Tasting & Distillery Open House on Friday, May 3rd from 5pm-7pm, and enjoy a mini behind the scenes tour of our distillery. 

We will also have our regular lunch & dinner menu on hand for when you get hungry for some of our scratch-made food to pair with your whiskey or Julep choices. If you care to take your cocktails from our bar to a table, we recommend making a reservation. If you choose to watch the derby at home with friends, we have you covered there too. Order our FS American Whiskey online. And just for our weeklong derby celebration, receive 10% off the purchase of a bottle of our Founding Spirits American Whiskey and a complimentary Founding Spirits copper Julep cup, while supplies last.