- What is the difference between minibar and barmini?
Minibar by José Andrés is a multi-course dining experience with just one seating of ten guests per evening. To dine at minibar, tickets must be purchased in advance. Tickets can be purchased here.
Barmini by José Andrés is our cocktail lounge, featuring classic libations and unique creations, as well as a menu of inventive snacks. At barmini, reservations are highly encouraged, although walk-ins are accepted when there is availability.
- How do I make a reservation at minibar?
Dining at minibar is by reservation only. Please visit minibar for tickets or click the ticket button at the bottom of this website to purchase your ticket.
Reservations are accepted one calendar month at a time, starting at NOON EST on the first of each month. For example, on February 1st, reservations for March will be released. You may make a reservation at any time during the two-month period, based on availability.
- What is José’s Table?
For an exclusive dining experience within minibar, reserve José’s Table. A private dining room adjacent to the kitchen, José's Table is designed for a single party of four guests. José’s Table gives you the opportunity to enjoy minibar from an entirely different perspective, offering a peek into José’s newest creations and ideas, as well as unique and rare wine pairings.
Prepaid reservation for parties of 4 only.
- How much does minibar cost?
The menu price is $350 per person (excluding beverage, tax and gratuity). Beverage pairing options are available.
- What beverage pairings are offered?
José's Pairing: Enjoy minibar as José would. This premium beverage pairing features the most diverse wines from around the world including rare, unique and highly allocated wines. $215 per guest
Bespoke pairings are also available at $550 per guest. We invite you to email us for us to recommend the best wines based on your preferences.
- May I order a la carte?
Minibar offers a tasting menu meant to be enjoyed as a whole. The items are not available a la carte.
- Can I eat at minibar if I’m a vegetarian or have food allergies?
MINIBAR IS CURRENTLY NOT ACCEPTING ANY ALLERGIES OR SUBSTITUTIONS ON OUR MENU. We always strive to make accommodations for our guests' dietary needs or restrictions. All dietary restrictions and food allergies for the entire party should be noted and specified during the reservation procedure so that we can best accommodate your needs. A team member may contact you to discuss the restrictions. In the case of potentially life-threatening food allergies or other serious health issues, please speak directly to our concierge or manager in advance and explain your situation. Please note the minibar menu cannot be made to completely eliminate gelatin and dairy as an ingredient.
- What is the dress code?
We do not have an official dress code – attire tends to be upscale casual.
- Is there parking?
Street parking and numerous parking garages are available within a few blocks of minibar, the closest being located at 450 8th St NW.
- Do you offer gift cards?
You may purchase a José Andrés restaurants e-gift card, which can be redeemed at barmini, minibar, or any other José Andrés Group restaurant (excluding those with hotel partnerships). For barmini and minibar, the gift card can be redeemed on the night of the reservation.
- Minibar large parties and events information here.
Groups for up to 4 guests can be reserved online. To reserve a larger party, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.