May 15, 2011
Chadwick’s – a unique menu in a historic building
Geranio Ristorante – affordable fine dining – their acclaimed, European-trained Chef Clayton is apparently a believer
Il Porto Ristorante – fantastic Italian – the building’s history is fascinating, so read the menu
Near the Mall
Clara Barton Cafe – in the Red Cross building near the White House. Low prices and not busy.
- Mitsitam in the Museum of the American Indian is a MUST DO – native ingredients and flavors of Native American cuisine.
Nielsen’s Frozen Custard in cups or cones – Yum!
Capitol City Brewing Company – our nephew, Erik, recommends the ribs
Founding Farmers – run by a collective of family farms
Jason’s Deli – a chain with great soups, salads, and sandwiches
Johnny Rockets – a fun chain taking you back in time for some All-American burgers, shakes, and fries
Lost Dog Cafe has great pizza
Noodles & Company, a chain, has Asian and Mediterranean noodle dishes, great salads, and more
Red, Hot & Blue for some yummy barbecue!
Red Mango – get what you want in frozen yogurt and toppings and then pay by weight
- Jenn took this photo in the Founding Fathers restaurant on Pennsylvania Avenue.
- Find Washington D.C. restaurant coupons at Restaurant.com before you take your trip.