D.C. is a city brimming with history, and its restaurants are no exception. To qualify for the following list of classics, restaurants had to open before 1970 and stand the test of time inside District lines.
Even more stalwarts can be found in the suburbs, including Quarry House, Tastee Diner, the Original Ledo Pizza, Woodside Delicatessen, Old Angler’s Inn, and Crisfield Seafood in Maryland. In Virginia there’s Chadwicks, the Vienna Inn, 29 Diner, Bob & Edith’s Diner and L’Auberge Chez Francois.
Here are 20 must-try classics in D.C. And for a guide to the city’s most iconic dishes, go here.Read More