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Best things to do in Georgetown, Fort Lesley J. McNair

Seafood Restaurant
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“Located on the banks of the Potomac River. It's a great place to go to watch the sunset over the potomac river or to sit and look at the evening views of the Kennedy Center, Roosevelt Bridge, Roosevelt Island, Key Bridge, and the Virginia skyline. It's also a fun place to go during the day after a nice bike ride, walk on the Potomac River or on Georgetown's C & O Canal...”
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Steakhouse
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“Great steak. This restaurant is in the Four Seasons. It is a luxury dining spot ”
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Park
“Really beautiful trails that wind down to Rock Creek Park. Be careful as it can be muddy!”
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Italian Restaurant
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“Most likely the best Italian restaurant in DC. Make reservations as far in advance as possible. ”
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Italian Restaurant
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“I always tell guests to try this place at least once, it's amazing Italian spot tucked right in Georgetowns most popular street Canal. La Regina Pizza is amazing.”
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Pizza Place
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“Absolutely amazing pizza, but also a well established beer list for DC. They were some of the pioneers into microbrews in the city and the Gtown location features a really cool "secret" lower level bar where the bartenders know just what the doctor ordered....check it out. ”
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American Restaurant
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“Another iconic Georgetown​ dining experience which is off the normal map of options you might think or hear about. This is a gem of a place which can only be said to be as unique as Georgetown itself. Each room of this extraordinary​ restaurant has been decorated over the many years it's been open and you'll feel like you are stepping back in time when you dine here. ”
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Bowling Alley
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“The river front Georgetown location offers a unique variety of entertainment and events every day of the week. Bowling, bocce, beers, and bistro, this place has it all for a couple or group. Enjoy their made-from-scratch Italian-American cuisine during Sunday Brunch with the family, happy hour after work, or a night of bowling and bocce.”
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Garden
“ Beautiful Park and Gardens to explore and also a museum. Dumbarton Oaks is a historic estate in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C. It was the residence and gardens of Robert Woods Bliss and his wife Mildred Barnes Bliss.”
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Music Venue
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“Feels a little bit divey, this place has live music, okay drink prices, and is located in Georgetown's Waterfront development. I'm a huge fan of this place for the live music - mostly rock or blues. There are two areas of the venue - one is the bar with free music and then there is an area where you pay to see a show with food, drinks, and music. ”
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Deli / Bodega
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“A butcher shop? Deli? Prepared food? Stachaowski's does it all. Although it does have a couple of tables, it's generally a carry-out. The sandwiches are huge (you must try their pastrami!) so grab one and have a picnic in Rose Park. Don't want to go out but also don't want to cook? Every day they offer delicious prepared meals for carry-out.”
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Jazz Club
“This is the oldest jazz supper club in the District in continuous operation. Features various “live” artists most nights of the week. The ambiance and experience here is too fun to pass up! ”
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Garden
“We're located just steps from this National Historic Landmark owned by the family of Martha Washington. The beautiful grounds and museum are lovely. ”
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Point of Interest
“Fans of the 1973 horror movie The Exorcist will likely recognize the site of the climactic final showdown between the self-sacrificing priest and the demon who possesses twelve-year-old Regan.”
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Spa
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“The bar at the Georgetown Four Seasons it the place to be if you want see the political elite and Hollywood crowd.”
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Cafe
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“(2 block walk, north on Wisconsin) - Cozy French cafe with sidewalk seating serving crêpes, bistro fare, coffee, wine. The chicken dish is very tasty and the crepes are delicious! $$”
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