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The food and drink scene in Washington D.C. is as bustling as the district itself. From trendy food trucks to happening happy hours, the nation's capital is home to some of the most diverse dining and drinking options in the country. Explore them all for yourself.

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Where Do DC's Journalists Hang Out After Work?

Where Do DC's Journalists Hang Out After Work?

Here are some of the sought-out spots where D.C.’s media moguls sip a spirit, throw back a brew, have a bite, and dish about the latest breaking news...

8 Cool Food Items Found in the Smithsonian

8 Cool Food Items Found in the Smithsonian

The Smithsonian Institution is home to some of the most culturally significant artifacts in American history. While the Smithsonian archives all facets...

Politicians and Their Palates: Where to Spot Lawmakers in DC

Politicians and Their Palates: Where to Spot Lawmakers in DC

by Alex Thomas | Any serious swamp-dweller is armed with a handful of stories about spotting one of our city’s lawmakers or White House aides. In a city flowing with...

Eat: Explore in DC

An Attempt to Solve DC’s Casual Dining Conundrum

An Attempt to Solve DC’s Casual Dining Conundrum

by Emily Murawski | Whenever I fly into Reagan National Airport to visit my parents (their condo is technically walking distance from the airport!), I know a chain of events...

Lobster Scrambled Eggs with Caviar and Crème Fraîche

Lobster Scrambled Eggs with Caviar and Crème Fraîche

Lobster scrambled eggs with caviar and crème fraîche are fairly simple yet ultra-luxurious, and perfect for an especially indulgent brunch (or dinner...

You’d Be Remiss to Not Try Ethiopian Food in DC

You’d Be Remiss to Not Try Ethiopian Food in DC

by Laurie Wilson | If you’re looking for great Ethiopian food, D.C. is the spot. Amazingly, the city is home to the largest Ethiopian community outside of Africa. The...

For a City So Fit and Healthy, DC Sure Loves Its Dessert

For a City So Fit and Healthy, D.C. Sure Loves Its Dessert

by Emily Szajda | Ranked fifth, up four spots from last year, in Wallet Hub’s in-depth analysis of the Healthiest Cities in America for 2018, Washingtonians are known...

Latest Washington DC discussions

Please help finalize dining itinerary for visitors from NYC!

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Hello, 3 of us are planning to visit DC over the memorial day weekend. We all love food, eat everything and are hoping to concentrate... View full discussion ›

Looking for Cheap but Good! Eats near Wash. Convention Center

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I'm visiting D.C. over Labor Day weekend to staff the National Book Festival at the Wash. Convention Center. I love, love a good... View full discussion ›

Quick/cheap bites near National Mall area

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We are taking my Italian parents to DC for a short weekend and we are able to roam around the National Mall area. I have noted down... View full discussion ›

Alexandria, VA: 4 tasty stops...

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Our trips to the Beltway/D.C. always bring flavorful rewards. Our most recent visit included a foray thru Alexandria, Virginia... View full discussion ›

Drink: Explore Cocktails and Beverages in Washington DC

Where Do DC's Journalists Hang Out After Work?

Where Do DC's Journalists Hang Out After Work?

Here are some of the sought-out spots where D.C.’s media moguls sip a spirit, throw back a brew, have a bite, and dish about the latest breaking news...

Don’t Rule Out a D.C. Speakeasy for Your Next Happy Hour Spot

Don’t Rule Out a D.C. Speakeasy for Your Next Happy Hour Spot

by Sandra Salathe | Ah, the Roaring Twenties! Women had recently earned the right to vote and the Prohibition era was in full swing. For those who weren’t paying attention...

Gin Rickey

Gin Rickey

Named after a Washington DC lobbyist.

Cheers and Namaste: DC’s Right Proper Brewing Company Toasts to Yoga

Cheers and Namaste: DC’s Right Proper Brewing Company Toasts to Yoga

by Natasha Gabrielle | Have you ever been to a group exercise class that encouraged drinking while working out? If you haven’t, you’re totally missing out! These days, there...

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