Brad’s Washington, DC guidebook

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Brad’s Washington, DC guidebook

Food scene nearby

These locations will be within 1 mile of our home, and often much closer, and are our personal favorites.
Coffee shop close to our home that gives quick bites, good coffee and a place to do work remotely.
47 locals recommend
Doubles
3118 Georgia Avenue Northwest
47 locals recommend
Coffee shop close to our home that gives quick bites, good coffee and a place to do work remotely.
Some have said this is the best coffee shop in the city!
16 locals recommend
Harrar Coffee & Roastery
2904 Georgia Avenue Northwest
16 locals recommend
Some have said this is the best coffee shop in the city!
Coffee shop/cafe with great reviews.
186 locals recommend
The Coupe
3415 11th Street Northwest
186 locals recommend
Coffee shop/cafe with great reviews.
Bagel shop with cult following in DC, for good reason. This one is a must visit!
58 locals recommend
Call Your Mother
3301 Georgia Ave NW
58 locals recommend
Bagel shop with cult following in DC, for good reason. This one is a must visit!
Affordable good food, just around the corner from our home.
19 locals recommend
Heat Da Spot Café
3213 Georgia Ave NW
19 locals recommend
Affordable good food, just around the corner from our home.
Local pizza joint, our favorite is the Pizza Don!
17 locals recommend
Sonny’s Pizza
17 locals recommend
Local pizza joint, our favorite is the Pizza Don!
Delicious Georgian restaurant right around the corner from our home!
8 locals recommend
Tabla
3227 Georgia Avenue Northwest
8 locals recommend
Delicious Georgian restaurant right around the corner from our home!
Delicious Ethiopian food, a few blocks away. It's an easy walk, but they will also deliver.
Tsehay Ethiopian Restaurant
3630 Georgia Avenue Northwest
Delicious Ethiopian food, a few blocks away. It's an easy walk, but they will also deliver.
Modern take on Italian food with fresh pasta and unique pizzas. Must go for the brunch if you have the time!
35 locals recommend
Little Coco's
3907 14th St NW
35 locals recommend
Modern take on Italian food with fresh pasta and unique pizzas. Must go for the brunch if you have the time!
Delicious casual counter-serve spot for Central American fare, including tacos, pupusas, sandwiches & pasta.
9 locals recommend
Ercilia's Restaurant
3070 Mount Pleasant Street Northwest
9 locals recommend
Delicious casual counter-serve spot for Central American fare, including tacos, pupusas, sandwiches & pasta.
Go for the margaritas! :)
118 locals recommend
El Chucho - Cocina Superior
3313 11th Street Northwest
118 locals recommend
Go for the margaritas! :)
A cozy, transporting enclave specializing in Filipino dishes, cocktails & culture.
81 locals recommend
Bad Saint
3226 11th St NW
81 locals recommend
A cozy, transporting enclave specializing in Filipino dishes, cocktails & culture.
Delicious Italian close to home!
Ossobuco Ristorante
3418 11th Street Northwest
Delicious Italian close to home!
Delicious! An upscale option furnishing modern American tasting menus & wine in a simple dining room with a patio.
6 locals recommend
Rooster & Owl
2436 14th Street Northwest
6 locals recommend
Delicious! An upscale option furnishing modern American tasting menus & wine in a simple dining room with a patio.
Malaysian restaurant serving rice & noodle dishes, plus unique cocktails & outdoor seating.
14 locals recommend
Makan
3400 11th Street Northwest
14 locals recommend
Malaysian restaurant serving rice & noodle dishes, plus unique cocktails & outdoor seating.
Delicious ramen that we love.
15 locals recommend
Haikan
805 V St NW
15 locals recommend
Delicious ramen that we love.
Middle eastern cuisine that we love.
30 locals recommend
Maydan
1346 Florida Ave NW
30 locals recommend
Middle eastern cuisine that we love.

Places to grab drinks

Beer garden with bar food, fun spot to grab a drink or two that is within walking distance of our home.
49 locals recommend
The Midlands Beer Garden
3333 Georgia Ave NW
49 locals recommend
Beer garden with bar food, fun spot to grab a drink or two that is within walking distance of our home.
Beer hall with bar food, fun spot to grab a drink or two that is within walking distance of our home.
25 locals recommend
Hook Hall
3400 Georgia Ave NW
25 locals recommend
Beer hall with bar food, fun spot to grab a drink or two that is within walking distance of our home.
Cidery north of our home with delicious beers to try!
15 locals recommend
Capitol Cider House
3930 Georgia Ave NW
15 locals recommend
Cidery north of our home with delicious beers to try!
Nice wine bar very close to our home.
18 locals recommend
St. Vincent Wine
3212 Georgia Avenue Northwest
18 locals recommend
Nice wine bar very close to our home.

Local gourmet shops

Gourmet market very close to our home.
Aurora Market
500 Irving Street Northwest
Gourmet market very close to our home.
Grab craft beer or natural wine here.
27 locals recommend
Odd Provisions
3301 11th St NW
27 locals recommend
Grab craft beer or natural wine here.

Must try restaurants-you can't really go wrong!

Delicious Afghan food. This is in our humble opinion one of the best restaurants in DC!
37 locals recommend
Lapis
1847 Columbia Road Northwest
37 locals recommend
Delicious Afghan food. This is in our humble opinion one of the best restaurants in DC!
Coffee and pastry shop with Asian bites, great to visit if you are near H street.
170 locals recommend
Maketto
1351 H Street Northeast
170 locals recommend
Coffee and pastry shop with Asian bites, great to visit if you are near H street.
The coffee shop to try if you are in Adam's Morgan.
166 locals recommend
Tryst
2459 18 Street Northwest
166 locals recommend
The coffee shop to try if you are in Adam's Morgan.
Love gelato? Please stop here!
6 locals recommend
Pitango Gelato
413 7th Street Northwest
6 locals recommend
Love gelato? Please stop here!
Homey joint with brick walls & outdoor seating dishing up contemporary Korean comfort eats.
8 locals recommend
ANJU
1805 18th St NW
8 locals recommend
Homey joint with brick walls & outdoor seating dishing up contemporary Korean comfort eats.
Italian market and deli-great subs. Near Union Market/NOMA
30 locals recommend
A. Litteri
517 Morse Street Northeast
30 locals recommend
Italian market and deli-great subs. Near Union Market/NOMA
The epicenter of culinary creativity in DC with over 40 local vendors and much more to come.
528 locals recommend
Union Market
1309 5th Street Northeast
528 locals recommend
The epicenter of culinary creativity in DC with over 40 local vendors and much more to come.

Iconic DC drink/food spots

The place to grab drinks in DC.
31 locals recommend
Columbia Room
124 Blagden Alley NW
31 locals recommend
The place to grab drinks in DC.
307 locals recommend
Le Diplomate
1601 14th Street Northwest
307 locals recommend
57 locals recommend
The Dabney
122 Blagden Alley NW
57 locals recommend
201 locals recommend
Rose's Luxury
717 8th Street Southeast
201 locals recommend