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Downtown Washington DC Restaurants

A photo of Lafayette Restaurant restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(1225)
$$$$
• American • Downtown
Booked 18 times today

Washington’s destination for power dining, the Lafayette Restaurant serves breakfast, lunch, & dinner. With large windows opening onto Lafayette park & the White House, this sun-lit dining room is one of the most elegant settings in the capital & is certain to complement any dining...

A photo of Elizabeth's Gone Raw restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(606)
$$$$
• Vegan • Downtown
Booked 4 times today

Elizabeth's Gone Raw offers an extraordinary dining experience every Friday and Saturday night. We merge our gorgeous venue with a prix fixe Vegan Tasting Menu at $85 per person. Each course is prepared with imagination and thoughtfulness, selecting seasonal organic products. Each dish boasts a...

A photo of Pisco y Nazca Ceviche Gastrobar - Washington D.C. restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(1066)
$$$$
• Peruvian • Downtown
Booked 61 times today

Pisco y Nazca Ceviche Gastrobar adds a modern twist to Peruvian cuisine. Inspired by Peru’s top eateries, the new DC outpost serves up bold-flavored dishes, unique cocktails and a vast selection of local and international beers.Situated in the bustling and vibrant Dupont Circle neighborhood, Pisco...

A photo of Ocean Prime - Washington D.C. restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2219)
$$$$
• Seafood • Downtown
Booked 28 times today

Ocean Prime is a nationally acclaimed, modern American restaurant & lounge from the award-winning Cameron Mitchell Restaurants. There is a warm & vibrant energy, stunning settings, an impressive menu of seafood & steaks, and genuine hospitality making Ocean Prime the ideal place to socialize, talk...

A photo of Centrolina restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1825)
$$$$
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 23 times today

Centrolina is an Italian restaurant and market, locally owned and operated by Chef Amy Brandwein, set in Washington’s new CityCenterDC development. The Osteria showcases a seasonal, daily changing menu of authentic and innovative Italian dishes offered for lunch and dinner daily. Chef Brandwein's...

A photo of Bombay Club restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(4522)
$$$$
• Indian • Downtown
Booked 16 times today

The Bombay Club emulates characteristics of the old clubs of India. The elegant environment with pale pastels, ceiling fans, and a profusion of greenery is designed to create a warm and inviting gathering place for relaxation and regeneration. The cuisine is the finest of India, utilizing only...

A photo of Cafe Riggs restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(44)
$$$$
• Contemporary European • Downtown
Booked 4 times today

Inspired by the grand brasseries of Europe, Café Riggs offers historic grace married with contemporary cuisine. Serving an all-day menu from the bar, dining room and café, patrons are welcomed into the airy setting to enjoy a casual drink or celebratory meal against the backdrop of the space’s...

A photo of Old Ebbitt Grill restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(23992)
$$$$
• American • Downtown
Booked 164 times today

NOW OPEN: Carryout - Delivery and PickupMask UsageWe know it is no fun to wear a mask while enjoying a night out, but our staff's safety is no laughing matter.We require all guests to wear a mask while moving about the restaurant, and when speaking to Clyde's employees.Masks have been a hot topic,...

A photo of Via Sophia restaurant
4.4
Awesome(136)
$$$$
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 5 times today

Via Sophia reimagines the osteria experience for downtown D.C; where classic Italian dishes and fresh-from-the-oven pizzas are paired with bespoke beverages and a discerning wine list. With a focus on quality, consistency, and hospitality, we offer a warm and welcoming atmosphere for every guest,...

A photo of Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab - Washington DC restaurant
Booked 135 times today

Joe's Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab is the culmination of a partnership between Lettuce Entertain You and Joe's Stone Crab, the legendary seafood restaurant of Miami Beach. Joe's features an extensive selection of seafood, flown in fresh daily, to complement the world's finest Florida Stone...

A photo of Tortino restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1303)
$$$$
• Italian • Downtown
Booked 5 times today

Executive Chef and owner Noé Canales welcomes you to experience his vision of contemporary Italian cuisine in his lovely new neighborhood restaurant designed to transport you to a trattoria in Tuscany.

A photo of Peacock Alley Tea restaurant
4.7
Exceptional(225)
$$$$
• Afternoon Tea • Downtown
Booked 9 times today

Seated in the grandeur of Peacock Alley, amongst the elegant sounds of the harp, guests to The Willard's traditional Afternoon tea can enjoy a tantalizing array of savory sandwiches, decadent pastries and festive teas.Afternoon Tea at The Willard takes place on Saturday and Sunday, at 1:00 p.m. and...

A photo of The Prime Rib restaurant
4.9
Exceptional(3236)
$$$$
• American • Downtown
Booked 12 times today

D.C's premier steakhouse with tuxedoed waiters and a 1940s Manhattan supper-club setting since 1976. Top five romantic restaurant in America (Food and Wine magazine). Live piano nightly. Complimentary valet parking.

A photo of BLT Prime by David Burke restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(1955)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Downtown
Booked 14 times today

BLT Prime showcases contemporary steakhouse fare with inspiring ingredients and modern accents. Our menu features our classic collection of steaks, alongside a generous selection of fresh seafood, signature salad highlighting local ingredients. Our award-winning wine list features both New and Old...

A photo of Equinox - DC restaurant
4.8
Exceptional(2909)
$$$$
• Contemporary American • Downtown
Booked 13 times today

*Thank you for your reservation. We have tables available on our patio outside and in our climate-controlled (socially distant) garden atrium. Strick adherence to seating regulations gives us limited tables on the patio. We will do our best to accommodate your request. Regional, seasonal cuisine...

Discover Washington, D.C.

An international city with the food chops to show for it, Washington D.C. is brimming with new restaurants, coffee houses and spirited bars. And, while tablecloth dining has it’s place here (diplomats gotta eat), so does the casual yet delicious lunch spot (interns gotta eat, too). Near the Capitol, historic eateries and classic menus are favored by many. Excellent Filipino food can be found in Columbia Heights. Near Georgetown, upscale bistros and farm-to-table spots are the order of the day, and Adams Morgan is home to many international restaurants and locally owned cafes.

An international city with the food chops to show for it, Washington D.C. is brimming with new restaurants, coffee houses and spirited bars. And, while tablecloth dining has it’s place here (diplomats gotta eat), so does the casual yet delicious lunch spot (interns gotta eat, too). Near the Capitol, historic eateries and classic menus are favored by many. Excellent Filipino food can be found in Columbia Heights. Near Georgetown, upscale bistros and farm-to-table spots are the order of the day, and Adams Morgan is home to many international restaurants and locally owned cafes.

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