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Café
“Great local coffee shop. Beautiful outdoor terrace. Be on the lookout for special evening events and pop ups. Walkable - 7 minutes”
  • 179 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Located just down Monroe Street, I’m at The Coupe at least once a week! They do coffee and pastries to-go ($3-$5), as well as sit down breakfast ($15pp), lunch, and dinner. It’s pretty big so there isn’t usually a wait (Sometimes for brunch), and very reasonably priced. Definitely worth checking out! ”
  • 171 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“Local artists have studio shops inside the old torpedo factory in Old Town!”
  • 64 locals recommend
Asian Restaurant
“Maketto (1351 H St NE) is our favorite place. It has everything – delicious gourmet coffee, a wonderful Happy Hour, and excellent Asian fusion dishes. The chef is one of the most acclaimed in DC. This funky establishment also has shopping. ”
  • 144 locals recommend
American Restaurant
“Reliably great food and great for families - try their homemade pop tarts or adult milkshakes!”
  • 136 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
“Relaxed coffeehouse drawing hipsters with live music, eclectic furniture, sandwiches & sweets.”
  • 161 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Townhouse venue showcasing an exquisite collection of post impressionist and modern art”
  • 109 locals recommend
Music Venue
“The Fillmore is a fun music venue that hosts a variety of artists. It's walking distance and not expensive.”
  • 30 locals recommend

Shopping malls

Market
“One of my favorite places nearby to get food! There are many food vendors, so there is something for everyone. ”
  • 426 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“only 12 minutes' walk. Very convenient location for shopping at the mall, the food court has lots of choices while there are many other restaurants on the first floor. It is also close to stores like Harris Teeter groceries, Bestbuy, Mashal and many others.”
  • 58 locals recommend
Outlet Mall
“in just a short drive you can enjoy exploring tons of moderate to high end shopping at Tanger Outlets. I need of a pick-me-up after all of your shopping, no worries, either head into the dining hall for a variety of quick food, or drive over to the National Harbor for a more elaborate dining option. ”
  • 62 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“Good mall with lots of shops that cater to all tastes and budgets. Has indoor kids play place (good for 2-5yr olds). Also has a good sized food court.”
  • 27 locals recommend
Plaza
“As the seasons change, so does the totally Instagrammable display at CityCenterDC. From snowflakes to Chinese lanterns and beach balls, the ever-changing installation is one of the perfect place to get picture happy. For foodie ‘grammers, enjoy a global cuisine tour without leaving the neighborhood at hotspots Centrolina, Fig & Olive, DBGB Kitchen & Bar, Momofuku CCDC or Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse.”
  • 55 locals recommend
Plaza
“Unique shops & restaurants run along this strip. It's a great place to go when shopping for gifts! ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Plaza
“Outdoor shopping area with World Market, DSW, Sur La Table, LOFT, Ulta, Red Door Spa, and many more shops and restaurants.”
  • 14 locals recommend
Shopping Mall
“shopping sales at macy s express JCPenny Victoria s secret H&M and more”
  • 7 locals recommend

Markets

Market
“One of my favorite places nearby to get food! There are many food vendors, so there is something for everyone. ”
  • 426 locals recommend
Café
“The family who runs this local market is very friendly. It's overpriced, and not what I'd call sparkling-clean, but it's a great place to grab milk, or whatever you need in a pinch.”
  • 46 locals recommend
Market
“A shorter walk from the Flat compared to Giant but a smaller store for the basic essentials”
  • 22 locals recommend
Market
“Union Kitchen is a one-stop-shop located on 3rd and H St’s NE. They have amazing sandwiches (breakfast & lunch) and lots of convenient-store items. They also sell packaged edibles and sauces if you want to eat local! It's located right by Union Station - grab a coffee here before you jump on the metro! ”
  • 18 locals recommend
Café
“Great place to go get coffee and breakfast. Not a ton of seating, but is in a cute neighborhood. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Market
“Don’t let the huge menu scare you. Their food is great. It’s also a great place to eat in. ”
  • 8 locals recommend
Market
“Our local shop. Beer, wine, milk, cheese, bread and essentials. Decent sandwiches.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Market
“This DC waterfront restaurant is a fun, swanky little market featuring a full wine and beer department, including a build your own 6-pack single beer section featuring a wide variety of craft ”
  • 4 locals recommend