Washingtonians are notoriously busy, which probably explains why the fast-casual food movement (an industry term for upscale fast food: think places like ShopHouse and Sweetgreen) has taken over the area in recent years. And while there are plenty of places around town to grab a salad or sandwich on the go, let's face it — sometimes those diners need a drink too, and fast.
Thankfully, a number of restaurants have upped their game and are including alcoholic beverages on their menus, from beer and wine to top-shelf cocktails. Here are a few such destinations for such combinations as a burger and a buzz.
— Travis Mitchell
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