L8 Lounge

L8 Lounge in Washington DC | 2020 All You Need To Know

Venue Description

L8 Lounge. Located in Woodward Building, at 727 15th St NW. Swank, neon-lit club with bottle service plus rotating DJs spinning top 40 favorites, Latin & Edm.

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L8, pronounced “late,” is the latest venture from Antonis Karagounis; the nightlife pioneer behind D.C. favorites Ultrabar, Barcode, Soundcheck and Echostage, EDM showcase Glow Productions and event production empire Panorama Productions.

The upscale 3,000 sq foot venue features two polished chrome bars and 10 tables and can accommodate a crowd of up to 220 patrons. L8’s stunning, shimmering chandeliers and provocative atmospheric lighting enhance a space that is both sexy and sophisticated for taste-makers in Washington searching for the perfect experience.

The lounge also boasts modern design touches like textured exposed brick, slick lighted mirrors, polished concrete flooring, tufted white leather walls and touches of shiny stylish vinyl against a chic color scheme of dark blue, crimson, regal purple and black. Additionally, fiber optic light fixtures, bubbled ceiling details and angular, minimalist furniture give the lounge a stunning, futuristic vibe.

The eclectic interior and mood lighting create an ideal backdrop for the discerning club-goer, and the ultra-modern sound system and expansive bars ensure that clubbers will have a high-quality, high-octane experience that will keep them coming back again and again.

To cater to D.C.’s diverse nightlife clientele, guest DJs will spin Top 40 favorites and mash-ups, Latin, international, EDM and hip hop hits nightly from within the club’s swanky glass-encased DJ booth.

With years of event experience, our VIP Nightlife team can take your ideas from an inspiration to a fully executed, once-in-a-lifetime occasion. Let us plan a great night out in Washington DC. Call us today: 202 609 7333.

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Venue Vitals

What To Know

Music: All Genres
Best for: Bottle Service, Groups, Private parties
Capacity: 220
Age: 18+, 21+

Average Line: 10 -25min
Price: $$-$$$
Attire: Fashionable, Trendy
Age Range: 19-31
Crowd: Mature Young Pro’s

When To Visit

Hours of Operation
Friday & Saturday
10:00PM -3:00AM


Where To Go

NBHD: Penn Quarter
727 15th St NW
Washington, DC 20005

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Expert Tips

» Where is L8 Lounge located in Washington DC?

L8 is located in the Penn Quarter neighborhood of Washington DC; at 727 15th Street NW — btwn N Pennsylvania Ave & N H St. It’s just a short walk from K Street corridor and only few blocks away from sister club Soundcheck.

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» How much do drinks cost at L8 Lounge?

• Drinks can get pricey at L8 Lounge.
• e.g. $18 Vodka Tonics; $14 Patron shots.
• Expect to pay $11-$20 for mixed drinks.
• $8 +up for Bottled Beer.
• Bottles start at $275 +up.

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» Which is the best table at L8 Lounge?

All tables are good. But if you love dancing; then dance floor tables will be best.

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» How old do you have to be to get into L8 Lounge?

L8 Lounges offers both 18+ and 21+ events. Best to check their event calendar before you head out.

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» Does L8 Lounge DC charge a cover fee?

Cover charge varies $10-$30 based on event/ talent booked.

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» Is there a coat check?

Yes. Coat check will be available during the winter seasons from November to March.

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» What are the best L8 Lounge club nights?

L8 Lounge is only open on Fri & Sat nights. Both nights are good. * L8 also has occasional early evening comedy shows.

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» What genre of music does L8 Lounge play?

L8 plays mostly Hip Hop as well as some Edm and House plus Latin.

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» Where can you find parking at L8 Lounge?

• L8 offers valet parking during the hours of operation.
• Garage and street parking is also available.

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» Click to view more Insider Tips

• Underground nightclub with classy, understated deco.
• There are only 10 tables available.
• L8 is a great venue for buyouts/ private events.

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Dress Code

L8 Lounge DC Dress Code

Fashionable attire required.

Best described as “dressy casual, sophisticated and sleek,” dress code will be enforced on Fri & Sat nights. No Sneakers.

Management reserves right to refuse entry for any reason.

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