13 Pleasing Restaurants That Are Must See in Washington, DC

Washington, DC simply has the best grub joints in the country. Don’t believe us? The restaurants have discovered how to turn food into art.

The critics might say Washington, DC is where citizens live off food stamps. And therefore there are no good restaurants. They are so uninformed and ignorant about local cuisine. For all we are concerned, buff bros with enlightened masculinity like Tom Brady can feast on their special diets in another place. Although they would be welcomed with open arms! On second thought, anyone can chime in with an opinion. It takes real skills, strength and courage to run a restaurant. We want to salute the local chefs in Washington, DC.

Many of the ingredients come from farms near Washington, DC. You will be astonished at how these creative chefs incorporate totally random ingredients like hot peppers, new world beans and stinky cheeses. A handful on this list have had the same proven menus for years. Others keep changing their menus each night. And finally, there are a select bunch with secret menus you didn’t realize even existed.

The following select restaurants have the choices you need to eat really well and truly enjoy the best of Washington, DC. Your eyes will pop once you see these dishes in Washington, DC.

Blue Duck Tavern

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1201 24th St NW
West End
Washington, DC 20037