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Yelp’s Top 50 Places to Eat in Washington, DC



Maybe you’ve been doubting DC’s selection of quality eats, or you’re just in the mood to try something new. Yelp is here to guide you to all the delicious local eats with our Top 50 Places to Eat in Washington, DC. This list showcases what makes our foodie scene so unique — and will help you discover new off-the-beaten-path, hyperlocal spots. From five-star Burmese and Mediterranean to white tablecloth dining and food trucks, this Top 50 List rounds up all the hidden gems folks love from Anacostia to Georgetown and everywhere in between. Your drool-worthy food tour of our Nation’s capital begins now!

Did your favorite hot-spot land on the list? Let us know what you think on Instagram and Facebook using the hashtags #YelpTop50 and #YelpEatsDC. You can also follow our newly created Top 50 Places to Eat in DC collection to have this entire list available at your fingertips! And don’t forget to leave love, via a review about your favorite businesses on the list.

Yelp’s Top 50 Places to Eat in Washington, DC 2019

1. Bandoola Bowl  (Georgetown)

2. Farmbird (H Street)

3. Calabash Tea & Tonic (Shaw)

4. Falafel Inc (Georgetown)

5. DCG – District Chicken & Gyro (Georgetown)

6. Heat Da Spot (Parkview)

7. Bistro Aracosia (Palisades)

8. Keren Restaurant (Adams Morgan)

9. Stable DC (H Street)

10. Torai (Capitol Hill)

11. Benitos Place (near Logan Circle)

12. Neopol Savory Smokery (NoMa)

13. Flip It LJ Diner (Columbia Heights)

14. Pho Junkies (Food Truck)

15. Barmini By José Andrés (Penn Quarter)

16. Bon Matcha (Farragut West)

17. Simply Banh Mi (Georgetown)

18. Poke Papa (Penn Quarter)

19. Mazi (Farragut)

20. Letena Ethiopian Restaurant (Columbia Heights)

21. Woodland’s Vegan Bistro…To Go (Food Truck)

22. Mount Desert Island Ice Cream (Mt. Pleasant)

23. Pisco y Nazca Ceviche Gastrobar (Dupont Circle)

24. Los Hermanos (Columbia Heights)

25. Rose’s Luxury (Capitol Hill)

26. Toastique (The Wharf)

27. Un Je Ne Sais Quoi (Dupont Circle)

28. Timber Pizza Company (Petworth)

29. RASA (Navy Yard)

30. Ambar (Capitol Hill)

31. A Litteri (NoMa)

32. FishScale (LeDroit Park)

33. A Baked Joint (Mount Vernon Triangle)

34. Federalist Pig (Adams Morgan)

35. Fancy Radish (H Street)

36. Sushi Nakazawa (Federal Triangle)

37. Sushi Capitol (Chinatown)

38. Olive Bistro Cafe (Tenleytown)

39. Komi (Dupont Circle)

40. Mangialardo (Capitol Hill)

41. Turning Natural (Anacostia)

42. Bub and Pop’s (Farragut)

43. Himitsu (Petworth)

44. Osteria Al Volo (Adams Morgan)

45. Mi Cuba Cafe (Columbia Heights) 

46. Basil Thyme (Food Truck)

47. The Pretzel Bakery (Capitol Hill)

48. Chaia Tacos (Georgetown)

49. Tail Up Goat (Adams Morgan)

50. Greek Deli & Catering (Farragut)

Top 50 Places to Eat in Washington, DC for 2019 According to Yelp
Methodology: This is a list of the best places to eat in Washington, DC according to Yelp. All the businesses on this list are in the restaurants and food categories on Yelp. “Best” is measured using an algorithm that looks at the number of reviews and star rating for a business between January 1, 2019 and September 1, 2019.

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