ANC 2A to Hold Special Meeting on ExPat's Alcoholic Beverage License Application

ANC 2A will host a special meeting regarding ExPat's application for a new alcoholic beverage license at 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, which includes requests for sports betting and games of skill endorsements. The meeting will be on Wednesday, March 23rd at 5:00 pm. The ANC plans to take a vote regarding the ANC's position on the application during the meeting.

A proposed settlement agreement between ExPat and the ANC can be found here.

This meeting will be held online via Zoom and can be accessed at the following link: If you do not have a computer or access to the internet, you may join the meeting via phone at (301) 715-8592 or (646) 558-8656 with meeting ID 861 9710 9356 #.

The details regarding ExPat's application are as follows:

ExPat – Application for a new Retailer’s Class “C” Tavern license at 2000 Pennsylvania Avenue NW (ABRA-119955)

  • Nature of Operation: New Retailer’s Class “C” Tavern serving American Southern cuisine. Seating capacity of 188, total occupancy load of 399, and a sidewalk café with 10 seats. The licensee is also requesting an entertainment endorsement with dancing and cover charge to provide live entertainment inside and in the sidewalk café. The licensee is requesting a sports wagering endorsement to include 5 betting kiosks and a games of skill endorsement to offer the electronic game Dragon’s Ascent at 5 game kiosks.

  • Hours of Operation, Hours of Alcoholic Beverage Sales/Service/Consumption, and Hours of Live Entertainment Inside of the Premises and for the Outdoor Sidewalk Café: Sunday through Thursday, 8:00 am to 2:00 am; Friday through Saturday, 8:00 am to 3:00 am

  • Protest Date: March 28th, 2022