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The safety and health of our staff, artists, and the public is our highest priority. Please read our COVID-19 updates to learn about vaccination requirements and/or other precautions being taken in our many different programs.



COVID-19 Updates


    Praline is open again!

    New Hours:  Weekends only, 10am – 3pm.

    Praline, the beloved neighborhood bakery and bistro, is open again at Glen Echo Park. Named by Washington Post food critic Tom Sietsema as his "Go-to Bakery," stop in for bakery items, sandwiches, soups, quiches, salads, and other delicious fare. Also serving beer & wine. And, of course, they offer a kid-friendly menu as well! 

    Praline at Glen Echo Park also offers catering for private events held at the Park, birthday party cakes and treats for kids birthday parties, and more.  

    The cafe is located adjacent to the Park's historic Spanish Ballroom. Both indoor and outdoor seating are available.

    Operating Hours (altered due to Covid-19; see above)

    Entrance to Praline Bakery & RestaurantDecember - February
    Monday - Thursday: CLOSED
    Friday - Sunday: 10am - 10:30pm

    March - April
    Monday - Tuesday: CLOSED
    Wednesday - Thursday: 10am - 3pm
    Friday - Sunday: 10am - 10:30pm

    May - September
    Monday - Wednesday: 10am - 3pm
    Thursday - Sunday: 10am - 10:30pm

    October - November
    Monday - Tuesday: CLOSED
    Wednesday - Thursday: 10am - 3pm
    Friday - Sunday: 10am - 10:30pm


    Kids' BIRTHDAY PARTY catering!

    Praline offers customized birthday party lunches and specialty cakes for your birthday boy or girl. All orders must be placed 7 days before pick up. Please email or call 301-229-1011.

    For More Information about Praline at Glen Echo Park:

    Phone Number: 301-229-1011