Rose's Luxury is a perfect place to drink, eat and socialize. A quaint little eatery with a simple and unpretentious ambiance, it is popular with locals in the area. Ricotta-stuffed gnocchi, Korean fried catfish, and Vietnamese pate are some examples of what you might find on their constantly changing menu. Cocktails and other beverages are also available to complement your food. The beautiful garden patio is perfect for a romantic meal.
Located in the heart of Washington, Estadio is a great place to drop by to feast on some authentic Spanish flavors. Under the tutelage of Executive Chef Haidar Karoum the culinary team offers a delectable Spanish fare of soups, salads, montaditos (open sandwiches), meat, seafood, chicken and egg dishes. The decor of the restaurant, with timber furnishing and iron panels, resembles a 19th-century Spanish restaurant. Though the restaurant stops serving dinner earlier in the night, guests can enjoy drinks and light bites at the bar that is open till late.
Originally established at a different location in 1980, 9:30 Club is widely considered to be among the best live music clubs in the country, hosting notable acts like Red Hot Chilli Peppers, Bangles, Foo Fighters, R.E.M. and many more through the years. This club somewhat resembles Dr. Frankenfurter's laboratory in The Rocky Horror Picture Show. The large, open space features a bar and a chest-high stage with an impressive sound and lighting system. Multiple bars are located throughout the venue, serving premium draft and bottled beer. Light snacks are also available for when those late night hunger pangs start kicking in.
A popular night spot in the DC neighborhood, the vibe at this jazz and blues club reflects the eclecticism that Adams-Morgan has been known for. It is a great addition to downtown’s social scene. The patrons here would agree that the lively atmosphere at this place is the key to its fame. Savor a drink and a classic grub, play a few games of billiards, and enjoy nightly live performances all under one roof at Madam's Organ. If you wish to spend a night that you will remember for a long time, then this place won't disappoint you for sure.
Off the Record, located in the Hay-Adams Hotel, is a classy place where locals can socialize and exchange the latest news and gossip over creative cocktails. This bar has been voted among the world's best hotel bars by Forbes. If you get hungry, small plates are served throughout the day, including sliders, cheese plates, and more.
Rasika combines old and new in a most striking manner. So grab a table and order up a selection of your favorites, and rest assured that they'll be made with ingredients fresher and more flavorful than at your dingy neighborhood joint. After you dine, settle into the lounge and while away the rest of the night with a cocktail or four.
Whether you've been touring around all day, or simply want to grab a brew and watch your favorite team play, Penn Quarter Sports Tavern has got you covered. Patrons can hang out inside, or catch some rays on the patio, which has heaters that turn on for those chillier evenings. Be sure to order some of their tasty tavern offerings, like their delicious crisp wings and cheesesteak.
Fiola earned accolades aplenty within a short time of opening. Chef Fabio Trabocchi beautifully serves Italian fare off of an evolving menu. Uncork a bottle from the exquisite wine cellar that boasts European and American labels or let celebrated mixologist Jeff Faile fix you with one of his signature concoctions. Luxurious furnishings and glamorous accents juxtaposed against rustic walls define avant-garde Trattoria.
Hill Country DC features Texan-style Barbecue. Extremely popular, the restaurant serves up a wide range of specials to hungry customers. As you walk past the restaurant, it's the aroma of fresh barbecue that draws you in. The restaurant is done-up in a casual style; it's the food that has center stage here. Popular items on their menu include short-ribs, brisket, German potato salad and mac n cheese. The order process can be a bit complicated, as it's almost like a coupon system, but it's worth the wait. You can enjoy some live music in the lounge section in the evenings if there's a band playing.
Michelin-starred Sushi Nakazawa at the Trump International Hotel is the gold standard for sushi connoisseurs in the city. While the eponymous chef isn't the one at the helm at this location, the chef in-charge does complete justice to the name. The 20-course Omakase experience is a brilliant showcase of the chef's immense talent and creativity. A selection of Japanese teas, sake, whiskey and wine accompany the experience. The restaurant interiors, done up in a sumptuous black and white scheme with gold accents and a luxurious marble counter add to the experience.
Fogo de Chão is a paradise for meat lovers! And at this location, diners can exploit the all-you-can eat service to the maximum with its wide range of salads, Brazilian side dishes, vegetables, and of course sizzling fire-cooked meats. Traditional Brazilian drinks and desserts complete the meal. Now that should reassure any finicky foodie! Don't forget to try the decadent signature dessert, Papaya Cream.