Medaterra: Hummus and Martinis in Woodley Park

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The staple of any Mediterranean diet, the hummus at Medaterra comes in the traditional style: tinged with olive oil, lemon juice, and spices. That's the way local customers like it, crowning the dish as one of their favorites. But you can also order the hummus with cilantro, mint, and a blend of herbs. However, hummus

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Fresh-Baked Goodness at Firehook Bakery and Coffee House

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At Firehook Bakery and Coffee House, wholesome breads are baked from scratch using all natural ingredients. Whether you’re looking for the bookends to your next sandwich, a crusty baguette for dipping, or a suitable vessel for French toast, Firehook has a bread for you. Choose from varieties like whole grain and rye or sourdough and

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LiLLies Restaurant: Brunch and Dinner in Washington, D.C.

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A bright, relaxing ambiance and a menu of Mediterranean-inspired food is what endears diners with LiLLies Restaurant. It’s a popular lunch spot where diners can enjoy dishes like a Greek Salad with mixed greens, tomatoes, cucumbers, peppers, kalamata olives, pepperoncini, feta cheese & Greek dressing, or a Manchester Turkey Wrap with smoked turkey, crème brie,

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Fogo de Chao: A Brazilian Steakhouse in Washington, D.C.

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If you’ve never experienced a Brazilian steakhouse, here’s one tip: bring your appetite. Fogo de Chao brings the Brazilian steakhouse experience to the U.S. First opening its doors in Porto Alegre, Brazil in 1979, the company has expanded rapidly all over the Western hemisphere. Regulars at the Washington, D.C. outpost rave about the many exquisite

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Terasol: Paris Meets DC

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Terasol puts you on the boulevards of Paris, serving informal French food in a charming setting. Start with charcuterie or onion soup, dig in to a bowl full of mussels with a flavorful saffron sauce, and linger over a sweet creme brulee. For weekend brunch they offer several warm sandwiches like a croque monsieur, as

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Charlie Palmer Steak: A World-Class Steakhouse

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Located near the Capitol building in D.C., Charlie Palmer Steak stays true to its founder’s wishes to operate a world-class restaurant for everyday dining and special occasions. And there’s always something special happening, be it a holiday menu or even special presidential entrees leading up to the inauguration. Washington power brokers can be seen dining

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Palena: Market Fresh

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Chef Frank Ruti named his popular Cleveland Park eatery after the small Italian village that his mother hails from, and that deep connection to the land and its people informs each and every one of his dishes. Palena offers two very different eating experiences. The dining room is open from Tuesday through Saturday and offers

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Teaism: A Warm and Welcoming DC Spot

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The tea ceremony is one of the world's most elegant and meaningful rituals, celebrating the simple drink in an eminently social setting. Teaism takes inspiration from that ceremony and extends it into a deeply satisfying dining experience that has tea aficionados pleased. The Dupont Circle incarnation of Teaism is a great place to visit for

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