Washington attracts some of the most sought-after musical acts in the business, and well-known bands pack D.C.’s music venues on a nightly basis. And while places such as The Anthem, 9:30 Club, and Capitol One Arena are popular with touring performers and fans, the food and beverage options tend to be average.
Rather than hastily scarfing down fries and spilling beer while standing shoulder-to-shoulder, consider catching a show at a more dining-friendly location. A handful of local bars and restaurants host regular shows along with menus that offer something a bit more satisfying to eat a drink. The Wharf alone brought the city two new destinations, and Adams Morgan has several to choose from as well.
Here are some of the top spots around D.C. to grab a bite or a cocktail while listening to live music.
Note: The featured bars and restaurants are not ranked. The map is arranged geographically from north to south.Read More