Wow..my choices have changed since the old thread on this.
Vientianne for great Laotion/Viet/Thai on West Jefferson st. Love that place. Get the angel wings and the larb.
Udupi in Gold River for real Indian Food
The Waterboy for fantastic sweetbreads and just about anything else.
Ella Dining Room....the bone marrow rules! Great food. Nice dinner out.
Magpie on R street. Casual eatery with fantastic food.
Shady Lady on R for a great med rare burger..great bun and get those special tater tots!! The fries are as good as Bouchon's.
Cafe Bernardo on Capitol for pizza and a great bkfst. The salmon blt is da bomb.
Akebono on Freeport for what I believe is the best Sushi in town..and their ramen rocks!
Willie Burgers for a great juicy burger and good onion rings..on Broadway..in the back.
Drewski's Food Truck!
Ravenous on Greenhaven and Pocket. Delicious food...get the mussels. The fried haloumi ap is great too...nice filet as well.
Ambience.....everyone says it is fantastic..and I want to go!
La Taqueria on Florin Rd near the mall..across the street behind Del Taco. Super good mexican food. Get the whole fish....or the shrimp coctkail in spicy sauce. Great tacos and burritos!
Alonzo's Coffee Shop on Freeport for amazing breakfast..get the pazole!
Happy Garden or King Palace for dim sum. YUM. On Fruitridge. New Canton on Broadway is great too.
What are your new and old favorites in 2012?