2305 18th Str. NW
Washington, DC 20009
Muzette is where the serious karaoke players go in D.C. This Korean restaurant and karaoke bar has five private rooms than can be rented out by the hour. The rooms each hold between four and 15 people and offer more than 70,000 songs in English, Korean, Japanese, Chinese, Spanish, Thai and Vietnamese. Hourly rental rates range between $25 and $80 and hour. On weekends, all guests must be 21 and over. Reservations are encouraged and are available online.
1319 King St.
Alexandria, VA 22314
Located in Alexandria, Rock It Grill offers karaoke every night of the week from 9:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m. This neighborhood bar has a large beer selection and 10 HDTVs for those in your party not interested in taking the stage. Rock It Grill also has a full menu with a combination of Mexican and American favorites. Stop in early for happy hour daily from 3 to 7 p.m., or choose from Rock It Grill’s list of daily specials.
1823 L St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20036
Recessions is a bar that plays off its name, offering deals on food, drinks and fun. Every Thursday and Friday night from 8 p.m. to close, Recessions pulls out all the stops with free, unlimited karaoke. Come by early before karaoke and enjoy happy hour specials from 5 to 8 p.m., Monday through Friday. Nosh on $5 appetizers and a brew from the list of under $4 beers. Recessions also has pool tables, darts and arcade games to entertain the masses.
555 S. 23rd St.
Arlington, VA 22202
Freddie’s is a Crystal City bar and restaurant that always has something going on. From drag queen bingo to champagne brunch, you’ll never be short of amusement. At Freddie’s, karaoke is offered five times a week, including Thursday and Friday nights. Get there early, put your name on list and sample the restaurant’s rolling list of food specials, served up daily from 4 to 8 p.m.. Karaoke runs from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Check the event calendar to verify days.
1942 11th St. N.W.
Washington, DC 20001
Solly’s U Street Tavern is one of the homes to DC’s traveling Kostume Karaoke night. The popular traveling troupe encourages dress up and usually turns into a giant sing-along. Every Thursday night you can come as you are in costume. Guests can also pick through the Kostume Karaoke wardrobe trunk. Karaoke starts at 8 p.m., right after happy hour. Come early for $3.50 domestics and $5.50 specials from Jim Beam and Svedka.