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Best American Restaurants in U Street Corridor


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A photo of Bresca restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • U Street Corridor
Booked 36 times today
Bresca offers A La Carte and Tasting Menu options. We are a Contemporary French restaurant and cocktail bar located in the bustling 14th Street neighborhood. Our team explores the finest in seasonal ingredients paired with genuine hospitality.
A photo of Lost Society - DC restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • U Street Corridor
Booked 17 times today
Lost Society - DC proves itself worthy as an exceptional American cuisine locale, with both patrons and critics singing praises. The reviews frequently note the great ambiance, stellar service, and of course, excellent food. Many reviewers emphasized the friendly and attentive staff and the positive vibes the venue emits. Dishes like the stuffed spinach chicken, crab dip, and lobster Mac and cheese come highly recommended. The place also provides a compelling brunch and day party scene with outstanding mimosas. Whether it's a post-show dinner, a Sunday brunch, or a vibrant day party, Lost Society - DC consistently delivers a fulfilling and unique dining experience.
A photo of Enigma Cocktail Lounge & Wine Vault restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • U Street Corridor
Enigma's stylish interior design, signature brand of hospitality, food and cocktail service has added new flair to an already vibrant and historic corridor in the nation's capital, located in between 14th and 13th U street near the African American War Memorial. Serving dinner and brunch on Sundays, the modern and spacious restaurant and lounge is suitable for Happy Hour and large event space. Offering an extensive collection of savory dishes including Whole Red Snapper, Seared Scallops, Wild Mushroom Croquettes, Harmonious Tri-Color Petite Carrots, Succulent Pork Belly, Citrus Kiss Bronzino, Savory 8 oz. NY Strip, The Enigma Burger as well as contemporary brunch classics, with dishes such as Chicken and Waffles, Shrimp and Grits, Crab Cake Benedict, as well as Avocado Toast. A progressive and adventurous wine list along with a carefully curated cocktail program compliments the American cuisine that features accents of French and Mediterranean culinary techniques.
A photo of Bar Pilar restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Logan Circle
Booked 3 times today
Bar Pilar, a much-loved staple in the Washington D.C. dining scene, is hailed for its exceptional Contemporary American cuisine. Patrons frequently praise its delightful and imaginative cooking, peppered with notable vegetarian offerings, as stated in several reviews. The menu, although ever-changing, never fails to impress with its variety and unique flavors. The restaurant’s culinary endeavor extends to their drink menu, offering beautifully crafted cocktails that have become a favorite among regulars. Bar Pilar's passion for providing a great dining experience is not only evident in their food and drinks, but also in their warm, enthusiastic service and comfortable ambiance. Whether it's brunch, lunch, dinner, or simply drinks at the bar, Bar Pilar consistently delivers a memorable dining experience.
A photo of Butter Me Up restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • West Loop
Booked 2 times today
Butter Me Up, located in Washington DC, stands as a noteworthy establishment of American cuisine. The restaurant has been highly praised in reviews for its exceptional gourmet breakfast sandwiches and luscious brunch options. Reviews attest to the freshness of the food, the precision of the drinks, and the excellence of service. The ambiance is described as delightful and comfortable, with a unique and eclectic environment adding to the overall dining experience. A must-try according to reviewers is the Espresso Martini, a testament to their drink quality. The staff has been applauded for being friendly, helpful, and efficient. Butter Me Up offers a sublime culinary experience in the heart of the capital, with every detail contributing to what reviewers agree is a "great food, great service" ethos.
A photo of Cork Wine Bar & Market restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Logan Circle
Booked 5 times today
Cork Wine Bar & Market is a prime example of excellent contemporary American cuisine. Various reviewers made note of the fresh and inventive food, coupled with the diverse and well-priced wine list. Key contributions to its fine reputation include unique dishes like the much-praised fried chicken and avocado toast, and a wine selection that invites experimentation with unfamiliar varieties. Noteworthy also is the outstanding service, with staff like Angelo and Kyle receiving special mention for their exceptional assistance. This restaurant, a pioneer among 14th street eateries, is said to be an ideal place for both casual get-togethers and more food-wine oriented gatherings, making it a cherished spot in D.C's culinary landscape.
A photo of YOLO Restaurant & Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Logan Circle
Booked 2 times today
Yolo Restaurant and Lounge was born out of an idea to create a place where people could enjoy 5-Star meals in a relaxing, welcoming environment. Ricardo, a decorated businessman, had visions of opening an elite restaurant with an ambiance Washington, D.C. had never seen before. The mixture of a dynamic ambiance, unmatched vibe, impeccable food and hookah came to life with Victory Restaurant & Lounge. The concept originated in Miami, with the first Victory Restaurant & Lounge and the same excitement is being brought to D.C!
A photo of V14 street Lounge restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Dupont Circle
Booked 1 time today
We are a casual eatery where comfort meets culinary creativity, offering a diverse menu that satisfies all appetites.
A photo of Founding Farmers DC: Foggy Bottom restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Foggy Bottom
Booked 300 times today
Founding Farmers - DC is acclaimed for its fantastic American cuisine, offering a varied menu that's irresistible. The food is rated highly by customers, praised for the unique blends of herbs and flavors that set the restaurant apart from typical American bistros. Standout dishes include a creatively crafted pasta dish, the Seven Cheese Macaroni, with home-made pasta and a delicious blend of cheeses, complemented by chicken tenders. It's these innovative spins on classic American food that impress the customers. The large selection of American dishes utilizes excellent quality ingredients, and the servings are generous. Their southern styled food, pot roast, and chicken pot pie received special mentions for being done very well. Overall, Founding Farmers - DC provides an outstanding dining experience with its delicious food, exemplary service, and warm ambiance.
A photo of Old Ebbitt Grill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 305 times today
Old Ebbitt Grill is a celebrated icon of American cuisine located in the vicinity of the White House and Washington monument in Washington DC. With its existence tracing back to the 1970s, the restaurant continues to be a favorite among locals and tourists alike. Known for its exceptional service, the restaurant's brunch, featuring dishes such as chicken and waffles and crab cake benedict, has been particularly lauded by patrons. Considered an ideal dining stop for those visiting the African American Museum, the restaurant's ambiance, resonating a blend of old and new, adds to the authentic American dining experience. Old Ebbitt Grill is equally prized for American classics like crab artichoke dip, lobster rolls, and a variety of oysters. Also appreciated are the traditional American dinner settings and the charming views of the lit Washington monument visible from the restaurant. As many reviews endorse, Old Ebbitt Grill not only stands for high-quality American cuisine but also encapsulates the soul of the American dining tradition.
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