Black Restaurant Group Going All-Out for New Years at Logan Circle and Tacoma Park

 The Black Restaurant Group which includes; Pearl Dive Oyster Palace, Black Jack, and Republic will be offering some special events for New Year's. 

Pearl Dive Oyster Palace and Black Jack 
On New Year's Eve, Black Jack will be channeling New Orleans with a Mardi Gras masquerade theme, a DJ, and no cover charge.
Revelers can enjoy drinks from bar manager E. Jay Apaga's newest cocktail menu, which includes seasonal libations like;
The festive DC75, with Green Hat Gin, Hum Botanical Spirit, Lemon, and sparkling brut ($12)
The Perfect 10 Hot Toddy with Knob Creek Rye, Honey, Allspice, Clove, Cinnamon, Cardamom, Ginger, Mace, Nutmeg, and Cayenne Pepper ($12).

Meanwhile downstairs at Pearl Dive Oyster Palace, the restaurant will be accepting reservations for dinner, featuring special entrees from new chef Colleen Conrad, and specials on Champagne.

The restaurant will also be open for brunch on New Year's Day, where guests can nurse their hangovers with the restaurant's signature Dive Burger, and any beer for $10.

If guests show up in their pajamas or clothes from the night prior, they will receive a mimosa on the house.

Pearl Dive Oyster Palace and Black Jack are located at 1612 14th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20009. They are Metro accessible from the Red and Yellow and Green lines, located five blocks from the U Street/African-American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo Station, and six blocks East from the Q Street exit of the Dupont Circle Metro Station. For additional information about Pearl Dive call 202-319-1612, or visit or


Republic in Takoma Park will usher in the New Year with a "Party like it's 1999," theme featuring a DJ playing '90's hits, a dance floor, and a midnight sparkling wine toast 
The restaurant will also be accepting dinner reservations from 5pm until 9pm that evening.
On New Year's Day, Republic will serve brunch with live jazz from the Ben Tufts Jazz Trio.

Republic is located at 6939 Laurel Avenue, Takoma Park, Md., 20912. For additional information visit