Opera Ultra Lounge

Opera Ultra Lounge | 2020 All You Need To Know

Venue Description

Opera Ultra Lounge. Located at 1400 I St NW. Posh, neon-lit lounge & club luring the beautiful people with VIP areas, DJ tunes & live music.

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The vision for Opera is simple: To create a cutting-edge multi-faceted entertainment venue utilizing the latest in technology and providing an above industry standard in service, design, and experience. In other words, taking the lounge/nightclub concept in Washington, DC to a new level of excellence and sophistication. To achieve this goal, a dynamic, experienced and multi-talented group of partners has come together to pool their expertise and contacts, creating Opera Ultra Lounge, an entertainment concept which will shatter the mold of DC nightclubs by offering a full entertainment schedule, including both club-driven DJ bookings and live entertainment from Jazz bands to acoustic performances. And all in the heart of downtown DC.

Opera provides guests with an unrivaled experience, incorporating the latest in custom-fabricated design elements and furniture in a unique venue that will undoubtedly stand the test of time. Additionally, advances in Customer Relations Management technology, currently only featured in Los Angeles, New York, Las Vegas and Miami, capture all aspects of an Opera guest’s experience and ensures that future visits are tailored precisely to his/her individual tastes and expectations. Topped off with the latest in sound and lighting technology and the result is an environment that stimulates and defies the senses.

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: HipHop, R&B
Best for: Birthdays, Bottle Service, Celeb Sightings
Capacity: 300
Age: 21+

Average Line: 10 -40min
Price: $$-$$$
Attire: Upscale, Fashionable
Age Range: 23-35
Crowd: Mature Pro’s, Celebs

When To Visit

Hours of Operation
Thursday 10:00PM-2AM
Fri & Sat 10:00PM -3AM


Where To Go

NBHD: Penn Quarter
1400 I St NW
Washington, DC 20005

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Expert Tips

» Where is Opera Ultra Lounge located in Washington DC?

Opera is located at N 14th St & N 15th St in Chinatown/ Penn Quarter of Downtown Washington DC.

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» How much do drinks cost at Opera DC?

Drink Prices

• Expect to pay $15-$20 for cocktails, 500-600 for bottles.

Table Prices

Tables at Opera Ultra Lounge range from $500.00 for the Inner Circle Table to $1,000.00 for the VIP Table. Prices can also vary depending on the ratio of guys and girls in your party as well as on holiday weekends. You can get as many or as few bottles as you want, as long as you hit your minimum table spend.

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» Which is the best table at Opera?

Depends on your mood. Guests have the choice of tables right adjacent to the dance floor where they can be in the middle of the action, or opt for a little more privacy at tables forming a concentric half-circle behind the dance floor tables.

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» How old do you have to be to get into Opera DC?

Must be 21+ w/ valid, government issued ID (passport, driver’s license, state ID) to enter.

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» Does Opera DC charge a cover fee?

Cover charge is typically $20; depending on DJ talent / entertainment booked. But Opera does offer G-list RSVP with free admission on both Fri & Sat nights.

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» Is there a coat check?

Yes, coat check is available most nights, but still double-check with club.

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» What are the best Opera club nights?

• Opera is only open on Fri & Sat nights.
• Both nights are good.

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» What genre of music does Opera play?

Opera plays mostly HipHop and R&B music. In addition to club-driven DJ events, Opera also offers live entertainment from Jazz bands to acoustic performances.

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» Where can you find parking at Opera Ultra Lounge DC?

• Paid parking lots nearby.
• 1444 I St. NW (875 15th St. NW) Valet-Assist Garage for $14.
• 1001 14th St. NW – Hamilton Crowne Plaza – Valet for $29.
• Street parking is free in Sundays if you can find a spot.
• Valet parking is also available.

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» Click to view more Insider Tips

• Opera is one of the largest clubs in the area.
• This venue is equipped with the famous Funktion One sound.
• Clubby scene, at least late night.
• The club can only hold about 300 people so come early to make sure you get in.

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Dress Code

Opera DC Dress Code

• Dress to impress.
• Collared shirt, jeans, dress shoes for guys.
• Avoid anything considered sportswear (track suits, jerseys, sneakers, hats).
• Opera is known not to have a dress code for women.
• You will see women in stilettos, to sandals to flip flops… jeans, skirts, dresses.
• Regardless we do recommend ladies to dress their best.
• Opera reserves the right to refuse entry to anyone for any reason.

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