Signature Marcus Style

Relish in all-day dining and drinks featuring classic American dishes with Marcus’ unique twist, as well as local Maryland ingredients and traditions. Don’t miss out on the extensive wine list, craft beers, signature and classic cocktails, and shareable punch bowls.


Reservations 301.971.6010

Hours of operation

Mon - Thu, Sun 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM

Fri 7:00 AM - 1:00 AM

Sat 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM



Dress Code

Sunday Brunch

Brunch is served

Our Sunday Brunch Buffet is the perfect place to enjoy the last day of the weekend. With everything from a carving station, to unlimited Bellini, Mimosas & Bloody Mary's, you'll never need to make Sunday plans again. 

Friday Night Entertainment

Live music at Marcus every Friday night from 9 PM - 12:30 AM 

Gordon Sterling is a DC based singer/guitarist. He started his career in 1996 as a founding member of the DC area jam band, The Ordinary Way. The Ordinary Way made a name for itself nationality playing many festivals, headlining clubs and theaters and opening for such acts as Blues Traveler, Derek Trucks, Warren Hanes, Rusted Root, and Ratdog among many others. After
The Ordinary Way disbanded in 2006, he cofounded the progressive hip hop/rock band Future. That group quickly became a fan favorite in the DMV area and went on to influence many of the young and upcoming bands in the area at the time while touring the east coast. Gordon is currently in the DC reggae powerhouse, Nappy Riddem. Nappy Riddem is signed to Fort Know Recording and tours the nation sharing bills with such acts as Steel Pulse, The Wailers, Junior Marvin, De La Soul, The English Beat, and The Movement just to name a few. Nappy Riddem is releasing a brand new album in 2017. Sterling is, also, currently working on his first solo album.

Large Parties

Comfort Food Has Never Tasted This Good

Marcus is the first standalone restaurant from Celebrity Chef Marcus Samuelsson in the Washington,D.C. area. Located in the conservatory, Marcus provides a jovial outdoor dining space that features hanging string lights, off-the-facade banquettes, elaborate planters and a a lush garden that provides the perfect backdrop for your evening. Serving up American comfort classics inspired by Marcus's heritage such as Ethiopian-spiced fried chicken and Scandinavian-inspired meatballs. 

Venue Information


Marcus is located in the Conservatory, next to Casino Valet

Walking Directions

From Self Park

From the casino level, walk through The District until you reach The Conservatory. Marcus will be straight ahead.

From Casino Valet

Once you enter the building, Marcus will be on your right.

From Hotel Valet

Take the escalators or staircase down to The Conservatory. Marcus will be on your left.

Hours of operation

Mon - Thu, Sun 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Fri 7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Sat 7:00 AM - 2:00 AM