Georgetown isn’t lacking in fancy-ish restaurants, but it doesn’t have many that are worth the price tag. Chez Billy Sud is one of the few that is - the check won’t make you gasp, but it’s definitely a spot you should save for a more memorable night. Just a few blocks away from the water, the bistro look and French food here are perfect for a date or when you’re parents are in town. Go for the pot of mussels and the duck confit. This is also a solid option for brunch, as long as your group’s ultimate goal isn’t to down as many watery mimosas as possible.
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