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Taco-bout Tasty Tacos in Washington DC

For a long time, Washington DC didn't have much going on when it came to its food scene. The New York Times even called it 'a culinary backwater’ in 1981. But international immigrants and young profes...

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Tico DC & Nama 14 Sushi

$$$$·Latin American·
U Street Corridor
1,435 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Brunch
  • Casual

The elegant paintings on the ceiling of Tico are only the beginning of the extravagant flair. Distressed walls also feature vintage art, and there are even paintings that nearly take up entire walls. ...

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Commissary DC

$$$$·American·
Logan Circle
1,570 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Great for Brunch

Anyone who enjoys all-day breakfast has likely heard of Commissary DC, but their offering of the best tacos in DC is equally as likely to attract new patrons. Their fish tacos feature peach Pico and p...

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Tabard Inn

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Dupont Circle
2,226 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Brunch
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

Fireplace-lit lounges, Victorian dining rooms, town home settings and an ivy-covered patio provide an opportunity for distinct dining experiences at Tabard Inn Restaurant. Considering the name that th...

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Contemporary American in District of Columbia

Gerrard Street Kitchen

$$$$·Global, International·
Dupont Circle
46 reviews
  • Good for a Date
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Fit for Foodies

Located inside The Darcy and offering an interactive and shareable dining experience, Gerrard Street Kitchen is truly something special. A few of the dishes are actually completed tableside, and guest...

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Toro Toro

$$$$·Latin American·
Downtown
1,317 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Special Occasion

All-you-can-eat brunch, bottomless cocktails and the unlimited tapas experience could stand on their own in attracting guests to Toro Toro. Insanely enough, this isn’t where the greatness ends. They a...

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SIDECAR at P.J. Clarke's DC

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
95 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Neighborhood Gem

Not many eateries in America are as exclusive at SIDECAR at P.J. Clarke's. In 2013, it was announced that the eatery would become members-only. Fortunately, membership is free and nonmembers can come ...

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Avenue Café & Lounge - Holiday Inn Central

$$$$·American·
Logan Circle
97 reviews
  • Kid-friendly
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for Groups

Located at the Central Holiday Inn and near Scott Circle, Avenue Cafe & Lounge provides a great dining experience within minutes of the most popular attractions in the nation's capital. Guests will fi...

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Espita

$$$$·Mexican·
Shaw
510 reviews
  • Handcrafted Cocktails
  • Fit for Foodies
  • Creative Cuisine

By combining local seasonal ingredients with Oaxacan techniques and flavors, the chefs at Espita create a cuisine that's altogether something new. This means delicious twists on lamb shoulder, strip s...

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Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab - Washington DC

$$$$·Seafood·
Downtown
6,831 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for Anniversaries
  • Good for a Date

With a name like Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab, it seems pretty obvious what the eatery would offer. Fortunately, this includes grilled mahi tacos with avocado, tomatillo salsa and jicama sl...

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P.J. Clarke's DC

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
1,161 reviews
  • Great for Lunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

While the SIDECAR might be on the exclusive side, P.J. Clarke’s welcomes the public to their historic American saloon. The brand has been around since the 19th century, and fortunately for those searc...

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Barcode

$$$$·American·
Downtown
830 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Good for Groups
  • Great for Outdoor Dining

The contemporary atmosphere at Barcode comes complete with entryway turntables, lounge seating, brushed steel surfaces, LED lighting and dark-wood paneling. There are also a multitude of televisions f...

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Morton's The Steakhouse - Downtown DC

$$$$·Steakhouse·
Downtown
1,957 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Business Meals
  • Good for a Date

For those seeking a local DC experience, Morton's The Steakhouse probably isn’t the place to be. This brand prides itself on being America’s premier steakhouse group, but with some of the best tacos i...

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BLT Steak DC

$$$$·Steak·
Downtown
3,706 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Anniversaries

If someone can't decide between visiting an American steakhouse or a French bistro, BLT Steak DC is the place to be. The soft lighting, candlelit tables, expansive wall of wine and collection of folia...

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Steak in Washington, D.C. Area
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Capitol City Brewing Company - Downtown

$$$$·American·
Downtown
585 reviews
  • Good for Groups
  • Happy Hour
  • Great for Lunch

There were no brew pubs in America's capitol since Prohibition, but Capitol City Brewing changed this in 1992. This is a great Downtown location to enjoy a large selection of hand-crafted beer, and it...

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Good for Groups in District of Columbia
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Pearl Dive Oyster Palace

$$$$·Seafood·
Logan Circle
872 reviews
  • Neighborhood Gem
  • Great for Outdoor Dining
  • Good for Groups

Anyone with a hankering for seafood would be remiss to not visit Pearl Dive Oyster Palace. They bring in oysters from locales around the world, and they also feature unique offerings like seafood gumb...

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MXDC

$$$$·Mexican·
Downtown
1,683 reviews
  • Fun
  • Casual
  • Good for Groups

For classic Mexican cuisine with a bit of contemporary flair, MXDC Cocina Mexicana is the place to be. It's only one block away from the White House, and those visiting with family and friends will lo...

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Proper 21

$$$$·Contemporary American·
Downtown
495 reviews
  • Fun
  • Casual
  • Happy Hour

The various types of foliage, chic artwork, live music and contemporary flamboyance inside of Proper 21 resemble a New York City establishment. As it turns out, that’s because The Big Apple is where t...

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City Tap House - Penn Quarter

$$$$·American·
Downtown
910 reviews

Lovers of microbrews can be found at City Tap House on any given night. They have over 40 draughts in addition to a bottle collection any bar would envy. In addition to their local, national and inter...

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The Hamilton

$$$$·American·
Downtown
9,113 reviews
  • Special Occasion
  • Good for a Date
  • Good for Groups

Those who want more of an experience than a dinner cannot miss the opportunity to visit The Hamilton. Their cuisine includes charcuterie, sushi and a variety of both regional and seasonal American far...

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El Centro D.F. on 14th Street - Permanently Closed

$$$$·Mexican·
Downtown
1,474 reviews
  • Great for Brunch
  • Happy Hour
  • Good for a Date

Three distinct dining spaces define the experience at El Centro D.F. Guests can choose from the casual Taqueria, the Tequileria to enjoy a lounge experience, or head up to the rooftop and two open-air...

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