Dinner with the Parents
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Great views, excellent seafood, and a lot of money. Fiola Mare is where you go for a special occasion in Georgetown.
For an old-school Italian experience in DC, go to Filomena in Georgetown.
The Red Hen
You can’t have a bad night at Red Hen. The Bloomingdale spot serves some of the best Italian food in DC in a space that feels like a cabin.
Chez Billy Sud
For classic French food in Georgetown, head to Chez Billy Sud.
Green Pig Bistro
A meal at Green Pig Bistro will be meat heavy and very good. Bring a big group and sit at the communal table.
Mussel Bar & Grille
Mussel Bar is a go-to when your parents are in town. Grab a seat on the patio if it’s nice out.
For dressed up Italian and good views in Navy Yard, head to Osteria Morini.
The Salt Line
Salt Line’s New England-style seafood, outdoor bar, and attractive dining room are perfect for a date or dinner with parents in Navy Yard.
All-Purpose is a neighborhood spot in Shaw with excellent Italian antipasti and some good pizza.
Rasika West End
Like it’s Penn Quarter counterpart, Rasika West End serves some of the best upscale Indian food in the city.
Tabard Inn in Dupont has a reliable brunch, but the patio is a nice spot for dinner (and live jazz), too.
Another Jose Andres spot with solid tapas. Head to Zaytinya for a power lunch that doesn’t feel like a power lunch.
The phenomenal tapas and fun times here might be the best example of what Jose Andres has done for DC eating.
This French bistro is the place to see anyone who’s ever been on “Meet the Press". The food is also delicious.