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Best American Restaurants in Woodley Park


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A photo of Flavorture restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Woodley Park
Booked 6 times today
Flavorture is a highly recommended establishment known for its superb expression of American cuisine. Patrons consistently praise the exceptional food, vibrant atmosphere, and attentive staff. Many cite the complimentary champagne upon arrival as one of the many aspects that enhance the overall dining experience. From the popular appetizers such as cornbread and oysters, to main dishes like the stuffed chicken and sliders, the food is often rated as amazing. What's more, Flavorture not only caters to meat-lovers but also ensures that their vegan options are equally delicious. With live music adding to the ambiance, this restaurant delivers a wonderful dining experience that has customers promising to return.
A photo of New Heights restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Woodley Park
Booked 8 times today
New Heights is a renowned American cuisine restaurant admired for its exceptional service and a menu featuring delectable dishes such as crispy oysters, halibut, paella, and a unique array of gins with house-made tonics. Nestled near the historic Taft Bridge over Rock Creek Park, the restaurant offers a beautiful setting and a peaceful ambiance, perfect for a relaxed dinner date or a gathering with friends. The rave reviews speak highly of its remarkable food, elegant atmosphere, and friendly service. A testament to New Heights' excellence is its popularity among critics, with a notable mention from Tom Sietsema of Washington Post, who lauds its quiet atmosphere, creative dishes, and its American Arts & Crafts ambiance. With an interesting and delicious menu, New Heights is indeed a shining star of American cuisine.
A photo of District Kitchen restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Woodley Park
District Kitchen is a beloved destination for Contemporary American cuisine, located in Washington D.C. Said to be a "happy, magical little place," this restaurant guarantees satisfaction from start to finish. Many patrons who visited District Kitchen, often while in town for a conference, praised its energetic vibe, friendly staff, and most importantly, excellent food that was both "tasty & delicious." Standouts include the paella and lamb gnocchi, but the entire menu comes highly recommended. The restaurant also hosts live jazz on Fridays and prides itself on its crafted cocktails and good-value meals. A local favorite, this restaurant is a reflection of the dynamism and diversity of American food today.
A photo of Roberts Restaurant at the Omni Shoreham restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Woodley Park
Booked 6 times today
Roberts Restaurant at the Omni Shoreham delivers a stellar American cuisine experience. Nestled within the Omni hotel, its location is praised for convenience and prime views of lush gardens, contributing to the restaurant's refined ambiance. Reviews rave about attentive and friendly service, with the staff going above and beyond to accommodate patrons and create memorable experiences. The food receives high marks for taste and presentation, from the brisket to the roast. Despite some reservations about the inclusivity of the lunch menu, patrons commend the Sunday brunch and holiday-themed events. Critics deem Roberts Restaurant an excellent choice for both regular meals and special occasions, with its posh setting and excellent service making it a favored spot.
A photo of Founding Farmers DC: Foggy Bottom restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Foggy Bottom
Booked 266 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 320 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.
A photo of Founding Farmers Fishers & Bakers DC: Georgetown restaurant
Price: Moderate
• American • Georgetown
Booked 101 times today
Farmers Fishers Bakers (FFB) in DC is lauded for its beautiful location on the iconic Georgetown Waterfront, overlooking the historic Kennedy Center. Famous for its excellent American cuisine, customers recommend it enthusiastically for family and friends visits. With a diverse menu boasting over 150 items, the restaurant is praised for its incredible food and fantastic drinks. Reviewers mention classics such as tuna-avocado poke starter, crab sushi and desserts like apple pie and chocolates. There are also mentions of large servings, reasonable prices, friendly service, and a vibrant atmosphere. The restaurant is particularly appreciated for its innovative concept and commitment to farm-sourced ingredients.
A photo of The Hamilton restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 178 times today
Located in the heart of Washington D.C., The Hamilton is celebrated for delivering a superb American cuisine experience. Visitors commend its diverse offerings that include traditional American fare, sushi, homemade pasta, and desserts. The restaurant is highly regarded for maintaining a perfect blend of food quality, exceptional service, and a relaxed ambiance as quoted by one of the customers: "The food and service were top-notch, and this place couldn’t be any better". Reviews consistently highlight the attentive and professional service, remarkable food presentation, and beautiful surroundings. With a menu catering to even the pickiest eaters, The Hamilton is undeniably an excellent choice for gourmet American dining.
A photo of Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab - Washington DC restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• American • Downtown
Booked 114 times today
Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, located in Washington DC, is highly recommended for its exceptional seafood cuisine. Diners have a consistently memorable experience, praising the restaurant's excellent service, delicious food, and fantastic location. Notably, guests applaud the freshness of the seafood, claiming the crab cakes are 'full of lump crab' and 'so delicious'. The seafood pasta, in particular, is highlighted as having a 'great assortment of seafood'. The restaurant's quality, ambiance, and commitment to service are universally acknowledged, with one customer calling it their 'ALL TIME favorite Seafood restaurant'. Joe's Seafood provides a unique and exceptional culinary experience, making it a must-visit for seafood lovers.
A photo of The Pembroke restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Dupont Circle
Booked 42 times today
The Pembroke delights patrons with its exceptional global cuisine, offering a bright, relaxed ambiance with a nostalgic yet contemporary elegance. As highlighted repeatedly in reviews, the high dining quality they propose is complemented by their commitment to excellent service - it's prompt, responsive, and not intrusive. From steamed mussels and petite fillets to chicken diavolo and delectable desserts like tiramisu, their menu offers an international gastronomic experience. The Pembroke is lauded for its attentiveness to details and the care taken in providing a seamlessly delightful dining experience. Whether you're hosting a business meeting, an intimate dinner, or just a casual brunch, The Pembroke is a globally appreciated culinary destination.

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Discover best American restaurants in Woodley Park

Discover the vibrant American dining scene in Washington, D.C.'s charming Woodley Park neighborhood, a hub for culinary excellence and innovation. Here, the restaurants excel in showcasing a diverse array of American cuisine, from modern interpretations to classic comfort foods, ensuring every palate is catered to. These establishments pride themselves on using locally sourced ingredients, which not only enhances the freshness and quality of their dishes but also supports the local agriculture and producers. Diners in Woodley Park can expect an exceptional dining experience characterized by meticulous preparation and creative presentation. The neighborhood's culinary landscape is complemented by elegant settings and superb service, making it an ideal destination for both casual meals and special occasions. Each restaurant in this area strives to create memorable meals, whether it's through a perfectly cooked steak, innovative vegetarian dishes, or handcrafted cocktails. The dining scene in Woodley Park is a testament to Washington, D.C.'s rich gastronomic diversity and its commitment to excellence. It's a place where every meal is an opportunity to experience the best of American cuisine in an inviting and picturesque environment. Whether you're a local or a visitor, Woodley Park offers a taste of American culinary craftsmanship at its finest.

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