Capital One Arena is home to the Capitals and the Wizards, hosting NHL and NBA games in addition to major events like concerts and equestrian shows. With a location adjacent to the Gallery Place/Chinatown Metro Stop, the stadium also sits in the middle of one of D.C.’s busiest areas. There are tourist magnets aplenty — Fuddruckers and Hooters come to mind — but also buzzy restaurants sprinkled throughout Chinatown, CityCenter, and Penn Quarter.
The neighborhood’s blend of office workers, residents, and visitors has helped forge a diverse food scene. High-end Indian restaurant Rasika is only steps from collection of Peruvian, Spanish, and Mexican restaurants from José Andrés. Also look for casual burger joints, long-standing pregaming spots, and more.Read More