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Founding Farmers - TysonsFounding Farmers - Tysons
American | Tysons Corner / McLean, Virginia - DC Suburbs
Booked 278 times today
Old Ebbitt GrillOld Ebbitt Grill
American | Downtown, District of Columbia
Booked 278 times today
Farmers Fishers BakersFarmers Fishers Bakers
American | Georgetown, District of Columbia
Booked 219 times today
Founding Farmers - Montgomery CountyFounding Farmers - Montgomery County
American | Rockville, Maryland - DC Suburbs
Booked 173 times today
Le DiplomateLe Diplomate
French | Logan Circle, District of Columbia
Booked 225 times today
Mediterranean | Penn Quarter, District of Columbia
Booked 234 times today
The HamiltonThe Hamilton
American | Downtown, District of Columbia
Booked 166 times today
Blue Duck TavernBlue Duck Tavern
American | West End, District of Columbia
Booked 121 times today
District CommonsDistrict Commons
Contemporary American | Foggy Bottom, District of Columbia
Booked 85 times today
Rasika West EndRasika West End
Contemporary Indian | West End, District of Columbia
Booked 138 times today
Tabard InnTabard Inn
Contemporary American | Dupont Circle, District of Columbia
Booked 67 times today
Central Michel RichardCentral Michel Richard
American | Penn Quarter, District of Columbia
Booked 93 times today
Woodward TableWoodward Table
American | Downtown, District of Columbia
Booked 20 times today
Indian | Penn Quarter, District of Columbia
Booked 161 times today

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Washington DC's most booked 1,000-Point tables
668 reviews
Greek | U Street Corridor, District of Columbia
Booked 66 times today

i love mediterranean food and Kapnos was great. Our server was friendly and informative. I loved the small plates, the casual atmosphere and the wine- More

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Seasons 52 - North BethesdaSeasons 52 - North Bethesda
3614 reviews
American | Bethesda / Chevy Chase, Maryland - DC Suburbs
Booked 57 times today

Service was excellent by server Christine and company. A bit of a mix up between eggs Benedict on the brunch menus vs lunch menus however. More

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Art and SoulArt and Soul
3578 reviews
American | Capitol Hill, District of Columbia
Booked 33 times today

The lemon pancakes were delicious. Additionally, the apple chicken sausage was a great add on. My party loved the look, ambience, and service at Art and Soul. More

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Al CrostinoAl Crostino
204 reviews
Italian | Shaw, District of Columbia
Booked 12 times today

Fois incredible, service fabulous--family atmosphere but still very cool! More

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Bistro BisBistro Bis
2431 reviews
French | Capitol Hill, District of Columbia
Booked 48 times today

I enjoyed my dinner at the bar. Traveling solo on business, this was a great find. Wonderful server took care of me. I enjoyed the foie gras, scallops & forbidden rice, & the Grape Verrine for dessert. The dessert was especially fabulous as well as giving me a chuckle on a PB&J twist. More

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Diners' Choice Winners: Best Overall

Washington DC's best restaurants based upon thousands of OpenTable diner reviews
The Inn at Little Washington1. The Inn at Little Washington
192 reviews
American | Washington, Virginia - DC Suburbs
Booked 21 times today

Amazing dining experience. The chef, wait staff and ambiance are second to none..Well worth traveling to this out of the way destination. It lives up to its hype!! More

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Seasons Restaurant - Four Seasons Washington DC2. Seasons Restaurant - Four Seasons Washington DC
362 reviews
American | Georgetown, District of Columbia
Booked 13 times today

Great variety of food, everything from Waffles to Lamb chops. The desserts were amazing, the staff was attentive and the atomosphere was grand. More

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L'Auberge Chez Francois3. L'Auberge Chez Francois
3486 reviews
French | Great Falls, Virginia - DC Suburbs
Booked 33 times today

The food, atmosphere, and service were all top notch. Unforgettable meal, definitely worth the price and and the drive. More

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barmini by José Andrés4. barmini by José Andrés
258 reviews
Bar / Lounge / Bottle Service | Penn Quarter, District of Columbia
Booked 30 times today

JP is the best bartender! He's considerate and very professional, the drinks and presentation were amazing! More

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Plume at the Jefferson Hotel5. Plume at the Jefferson Hotel
890 reviews
American | Downtown, District of Columbia
Booked 15 times today

There is a reason Plume ranks as one of the best restaurants in DC-- from check, to staff, to food it is the best. Can hardly wait to see it identified as one of the best in Michelin guide. More

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New to OpenTable

Washington DC restaurants that recently joined the OpenTable network
American | NoMa, District of Columbia
Booked 18 times today

Chef John Mooney’s restaurant gets its name from General John Bidwell, an Army general in the 1800′s and founder of Chico, California. An avid farmer, he developed the Bidwell heirloom melon, a gold medal winning flour, and California’s first commercial raisin crop.
The Bidwell menu features Chef John Mooney’s signature dishes with Southern flair and flavor including: Gin & Tonic Salmon with Caramelized Cauliflower, Crispy Deviled Eggs with Homemade Ranch Dressing, Lobster Taco with Avocado Tomatillo Salsa, and Suckling Pig. Completing the menu is a confidently curated selection of regional wines, craft beers and classic cocktails.More

Thai | Georgetown, District of Columbia

Offering traditional Thai cuisine with a modern flair. Our menu offers a large variety of unique appetizers, delicious entrées, hot soups and crisp salads. More

Vegetarian / Vegan | Dupont Circle, District of Columbia

Emissary is a coffeehouse, bar, and cafe located in Washington DC's historic Dupont Circle neighborhood, just below Dupont Circle Yoga.

We believe in the Swedish notion of "fika" - taking a moment to have coffee, slow down, and contemplate on your own, or to gather with friends, and savor the moment.

Our coffeehouse features selections from Counter Culture, our beer and cocktail menu is local- and mid-atlantic centric, our wine list global. Chef Matthew Whaley's menu is vegetable centric and most items are vegetarian and vegan-friendly - but omnivores need not worry, we'll have rich baked goods, pastries, artisanal cheeses, and charcuterie.More

Johnny's Half ShellJohnny's Half Shell
Oyster Bar | Adams Morgan, District of Columbia
Booked 12 times today

Using organic produce, poultry, meat and sustainable seafood, James Beard Award-Winning Chef Ann Cashion and partner John Fulchino continue to delight Washington diners with their seafood specialties and strong drinks. With lively jazz and blues playing in the background, three happy hours Monday through Friday and free validated parking nightly (Hall of States Lot-E Street entrance, between N.Capitol Street and New Jersey Ave.), Johnny’s Half Shell is rocking the Hill.More

Tapas / Small Plates | Downtown, District of Columbia
Booked 10 times today

Radiator is a culinary focused cocktail bar and neighborhood gathering place starring contemporary American small plates with global influences. Radiator focuses on old and new classics, cheeky house creations and unique spirits paired with sophisticated, seasonal dishes. Radiator is accented with a stunning décor, unique games and a patio just off 14th street. More