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GCDC Grilled Cheese Bar

American, Sandwiches


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( 1 location

1730 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC Washington DC 20006

Mon-Fri 11am-3pm & 4-9pm
Sat 11am-6pm
Sun closed


Gluten free menu: YES

Gluten free bread: YES

Gluten free pizza: NO

Gluten free pasta: YES

Gluten Free Options

GF bread is available upon request. Everything is GF except for mac & cheese*.

Separate fryer for GF tots so those are safe. GF grilled cheeses are managed separately.

*They host a Gluten Free Takeover once a month where everything is GF, and the mac & cheese is GF on this day.

Grilled Cheese

  • The French Onion with gruyere blend & caramelized onions
  • The GCDC Reuben with gruyere blend, pastrami, sauerkraut, Russian dressing
  • The Kim-Cheese Steak with cheddar blend, kimchi, GCDC spicy sauce, roast beef
  • The Buffalo Blue with cheddar blend, blue cheese, buffalo chicken, red onion, Frank’s Red Hot
  • The Young American with American cheese blend, tomato, bacon
  • The District Cemita with pepper jack, chorizo, avocado, spicy salsa
  • The Mediterranean with feta, mozzarella, roasted red peppers, artichoke hearts
  • The Grilled Carbonara with gruyere blend, fresh goat cheese, sauteed leeks

Tots & Salads

  • GF upon request
  • loaded tots with cheddar sauce, bacon, jalapenos, pico de gallo, GCDC sauce
  • poutine tots with cheese curds, house mushroom gravy, chives, bacon
  • chili tots with homemade veggie chili, cheddar cheese, sour cream, jalapenos
  • house salad with mixed greens, dates, tomatoes, dried cranberries, parmesan blue cheese dressing, & can add meat (request GF croutons)

Build Your Own

  • base: request GF bread or tots
  • meats: bacon, chorizo, prosciutto, chicken, turkey, ham, roast beef, pastrami
  • spreads: GCDC sauce, Frank’s Red Hot, BBQ sauce, dijon mustard, pesto, chutney, truffle oil
  • cheese: cheddar, American, mozzarella, pepper jack, smoked gouda, gruyere, goat cheese, brie
  • veggies: tomato, spinach, onion, jalapeno, basil, roasted red peppers, caramelized onions, mushrooms, avocado


  • soup of the day (menu will say if GF)
  • crispy tots
  • side salad
  • mac & cheese (GF mac & cheese is available once a month)

Sample Desserts

  • Rise Bakery Flourless Chocolate Cakes
  • French Toast Ice Cream Sandwiches in Caramel Bourbon Apple or Cherry
Gluten-free French Onion grilled cheese from GCDC
Jackie ready to eat at GCDC
Gluten-free tots from GCDC
The Buffalo Blue at GCDC
Gluten-free grilled cheeses from GCDC
Jackie eating at GCDC
The French Onion at GCDC
Jackie and grilled cheese at GCDC
Jackie diving into grilled cheese at GCDC