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Island Hopping: Where to Try Caribbean Food in D.C.

<b>Crown Bakery</b><p><i>5409 Georgia Ave. NW</i><p>This Trinidadian restaurant has a small bakery and carry-out shop downstairs and a recently refurbished dining room …

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A DC Foodie's Guide to Eating Your Way Through Washington

The local food-and-drink scene has exploded over the past few years, giving epicurious tourists a wealth of options. Sip cocktails made by a …

The $20 Diner’s favorite cheap eats of 2016

Is it just me, or did 2016 feel like we went 12 rounds with Floyd Mayweather Jr. — and the champ propped us up for the last six just to see how much punishment we could take?<p>The presidential campaign — in which vicious insults substituted for policy — was bad enough. But then there were the wars, …

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The D.C. Area's Essential Chinese Restaurants - Eater DC

Chinese food has become an international cuisine embraced by many cultures, where it is often adapted by Chinese immigrants to local tastes or ingredients.<p>In the U.S., it can be seen in the Americanized version of General Tso's chicken in its sticky sweet sauce. In neighboring India, it's adapted …

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7 places where you can have a drink by the fire in the D.C. area

The blustery wind and frigid temperatures can be awful, but enjoying a drink next to flickering flames is always delightful. As the cold sinks in, try one of these fresh options for fireplaces and fire pits.<p><i>[Where to find snow day food and drink specials]</i><p><b>Bar a Vin</b><p>The bar at Georgetown's Chez Billy …

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The 25 Best Dishes We Ate Around DC in 2016

The Dish: The Hot MessAll photos by Scott Suchman.<b>The Restaurant: Frankly . . . Pizza!</b> Frank Linn’s chewy, lightly charred crusts are so good we …

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Warming Libations: D.C. Drinks Are Feelin’ Hot, Hot, Hot

<b>Cold Nights, Hot Drinks</b> — To help you through the colder nights this winter, 1905 Bistro & Bar has three special winter warmers for $12 each. The …

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Best Ethnic Markets and Grocery Stores in the Washington D.C Area

Going to your local grocery store to replenish your food supply may seem like a chore, but browsing ethnic markets is a fun way to discover new foods. Here are seven great ethnic markets and grocery stores in the Washington D.C. area covering Hispanic, Turkish, Lebanese, Ethiopian, Italian, and …

The Best International Food Markets In The D.C. Area

<i>Between Whole Foods, Trader Joe's, Yes! Organic Market, and a host of sleek new Giant and Safeway stores opening around town, it might seem like the</i> …

Eat This Now: DC’s 30 Essential Dishes

Credit: TenPenh Tysons<p><b>Crab rangoon dip at TenPenh Tysons</b><br>Crab rangoon is definitely experiencing a bit of a revival, and this spin on the old-school …

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Pizza CS review: A salute to Naples off Rockville Pike

When Ankur Rajpara and Jonathan Allen opened Pizza CS in 2011, they took over a Rockville space formerly occupied by a Three Brothers Italian Restaurant. It may have been the single greatest upgrade since Harrison Ford replaced Tom Selleck in “Raiders of the Lost Ark.”<p>Rajpara’s story is an …

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Where to try street food from India, Thailand and around the world in Washington

For years, street food has had a presence on menus at fast-casual restaurants around Washington, including Amsterdam Falafelshop and G Street Food. That influence, though, has recently spread beyond the fast-casual realm, as more and more chefs and restaurateurs open street-food-themed spots.<p>But …

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44 Cheap Restaurants Around DC That Are Perfect for Large Groups

Really good home-style Greek cooking can be hard to find in Washington, which is why this family-run dining room ringed by pictures of sun-drenched …

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The 17 Cheapest Places to Eat Around Washington

<i>3103 Graham Rd., Falls Church; 703-205-9300</i><p>It’s too bad there’s no place to sit, because these sandwiches deserve to be lingered over—though just try …

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The Best Tacos In and Around D.C., Part 2

<i>Two years ago, we brought you ten of our favorite taco spots in D.C. And with the exception of California Tortilla (sorry Ben), we still stand by</i> …

The Best First Date Bars in DC

Dating is hard enough without picking a place to actually meet. Will you have to scream over booming hip hop to find out where he lives? Will you go …

I Want Crab. Pure Maryland Crab. - Eater

Eater’s roving critic returns to Baltimore for his hometown's signature feast<p>I moved away from Maryland over 25 years ago, but if I don't make it back to the state at least once a year for steamed crabs, I'm like a bird whose migration pattern has been disrupted. I'm unsettled in the world.<p>But now …

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These grasshopper tacos are so good that eating them won’t feel like a dare

They've been considered a delicacy in Oaxaca for centuries, a toasted snack that can be tucked into tortillas or tossed back like bar nuts. They've been singled out as a sustainable protein in a world where livestock production is a major contributor to greenhouse gases. They've even been said to …

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An Eater's Guide to Dining in Washington, D.C. - Eater DC

Table Of Contents (all h2's added automatically)<p>Welcome to a land of International diversity<p>As the stereotype goes, D.C. is a world of power breakfasts and steakhouses. Those outside the area may also define it by the many "Top Chef" graduates they've seen on television, from <b>Bryan Voltaggio</b> to <b>Mike</b> …

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