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Best Waterfront Restaurants in Southwest Waterfront

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A photo of LIMANI restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mediterranean • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 68 times today
Welcome to Limani at the District Wharf, redefining waterfront dining. Enjoy stunning multi-level views and a culinary journey from timeless classics to innovative dishes, emphasizing fresh, seasonal ingredients and globally sourced fish and seafood. Our approach combines modern and traditional culinary methods, supported by a diverse beverage selection, including fine wines, champagnes, and a dynamic cocktail program with non-alcoholic options. Experience upscale dining with white tablecloths on our first and second floors, or embrace the open air on our 190-seat third-floor Terrace. Here, enjoy the same exquisite menu in a lively, open-air setting with a fresh breeze, string lights, and panoramic water views creating a casual upbeat ambiance. Our Mediterranean-inspired dishes promise an exceptional dining experience. This is Limani, your table awaits.
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Very Good(705)
Price: Moderate
• Asian • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 58 times today
Award-Winning, Michelin Bib Gourmand 2024 Recipient! Kaliwa presents upscale, South East Asian fare accompanied by vibrant cocktails in classy, waterfront digs. Enjoy interpretations of Thai, Filipino and Korean dishes under a sky of eclectic chandeliers, or dine Al Fresca on the patio overlooking the bustling waterfront.
A photo of La Vie restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mediterranean • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 69 times today
La Vie is restaurant that specializes in Coastal Cuisine. The spacious waterfront terrace provides exclusive access to incredible views and decor.
A photo of Mi Vida, District Wharf restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Mexican • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 92 times today
Chef Roberto Santibañez creates a menu inspired by Mexican street food and traditional home cooking of his country, but in a modern, elevated presentation. Guests can enjoy traditional dishes such as Carne Asada, a variety of Tacos, Seasonal Fish, Ceviches and other Contemporary Mexican creations.
A photo of The Grill restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 60 times today
Chef Roberto Santibañez presents a new American menu focused on Woodfired cooking, with an emphasis on steak, seafood and vegetarian fare. His Mexican roots and French training lend an inspired touch to the American table.
A photo of Moonraker restaurant
Price: Very Expensive
• Japanese • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 21 times today
Welcome to Moonraker at Pendry Washington DC – The Wharf, a signature rooftop hideaway with a Japanese inspired menu of light bites and sushi alongside handcrafted cocktails, a curated selection of Japanese whiskeys, and more. All set around a stunning central bar boasting panoramic views of the waterfront. A laidback lounge by day evolves into a buzzy nightlife scene alongside a handsome bar that sets the scene for intimate soirées, nighttime meet ups and weekend afternoons by the Potomac.Introducing Capitol Brunch. Meet us at Moonraker for an all-new weekend brunch menu, featuring everything from bottomless brunch cocktails to Japanese-infused breakfast classics like Shokupan French Toast and Tokyo Chicken and Waffles, sushi and more alongside live jazz music and a stunning view of Washington’s best.
A photo of Officina at The Wharf restaurant
Price: Expensive
• Italian • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 47 times today
Officina [oh · fee · she · nah], or “workshop,” is an Italian-inspired culinary collective from Chef Nicholas Stefanelli of Michelin-star Masseria, Philotimo, and the newly opened Le Clou. Officina seeks to bring the very best of Italian gastronomy to Washington, D.C., and is an ode to Stefanelli’s travels, training, and distinctly Italian-American upbringing. We look forward to welcoming you for unique experiences that capture the essence of Italy. From sunset cocktails atop our Terrazza or a weekday lunch in our Cafe.
A photo of Makers Union - The Wharf restaurant
Price: Expensive
• American • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 52 times today
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A photo of Rappahannock Oyster Bar at The Wharf restaurant
Price: Moderate
• Oyster Bar • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 51 times today
Rappahannock Oyster Bar at The Wharf is a waterfront restaurant as it's located at the historic Municipal Fish Market, the oldest fish market in the US. Many reviews mention the 'spectacular views of the wharf', 'enjoying the after meal walk along the wharf', and 'calming view of water'. The restaurant's location makes it a great spot to enjoy fresh seafood while taking in the scenic views of the water.
A photo of Bistro Du Jour District Wharf restaurant
Price: Moderate
• French • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 50 times today
Bistro Du Jour is situated at the Southwest Waterfront in Washington, D.C. As mentioned in the reviews, it offers an amazing view of the waterfront, making it a perfect spot for a meal or brunch. Patrons often highlight the great ambiance, delicious food, and the wonderful view of the water from the patio.
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