Nachos are generally found on the appetizer section of menus, but this placement belies their true potential. Done right, the indulgent treat can amount to a serious meal.
Nachos are only as good as their toppings, and D.C.'s nacho destinations allow lots of choice, from vegetarian-friendly beans to spicy chorizo or even seafood. Try a classic Tex-Mex spread at Cactus Cantina, sample pulled pork “swatchos” at American Ice Co., go for the Sichuan-inspired beef version at Archipelago, or indulge in the happy hour “nacho car” at Chuy's in Fairfax.
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