The long bar at Hawk 'n' Dove is still along the east wall of the gathering place on Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast, but it has been polished up along with the rest of the place during a 15-month renovation by the new owners. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)

The long bar at Hawk 'n' Dove is still along the east wall of the gathering place on Pennsylvania Avenue Southeast, but it has been polished up along with the rest of the place during a 15-month renovation by the new owners. (Andrew S. Geraci/The Washington Times)