D.C. June 18, 2017
These 14 Restaurants In Washington DC Prove That Brunch Is The Best Meal Of The Day
In DC, brunch is a favorite activity and a very popular topic. Everyone loves to exchange their favorite brunch places and you know you’re going to spend a good part of your weekend indulging in brunch with your friends and family. If you are looking for a delicious brunch, we found the 14 best brunch places in Washington DC for you!
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If you are craving a seafood inspired brunch, Whaley’s is the spot! They serve Southern style dishes focusing on seafood in a beautiful space on the southwest waterfront.
301 Water St SE
2. DC Harvest
Set on the H Street Corridor, DC Harvest is known for serving healthy, locally sourced food. You’ll feel satisfied but still healthy when you feast on their vegetable scrambles and fresh juices!
517 H St NE
Highlands is a great neighborhood spot in Petworth with home cooked brunch foods that are to die for! Order at the counter and your food will be delivered to you at this low key spot. They are known for their fried chicken and waffles and french toast.
4706 14th St NW
At Convivial, you can enjoy french food in a beautiful restaurant setting. Brunch is served from 10:30am to 2:30pm. Start with chicken and waffles with a side of rich sausage gravy and then finish it off with a drool-worthy cinnamon bun.
801 O St NW
Even though Cork is a wine bar, they do a fantastic brunch. One of their very best menu items is their house made cinnamon rolls and you can’t go wrong with their ever popular avocado toast.
1720 14th St NW
6. Open City
Open City is open, relaxing and features an amazing patio. They serve brunch favorites like omelets, pancakes, waffles and fried chicken biscuits. They also serve brunch all day so even if you love to sleep in, you can still get a great meal.
2331 Calvert St NW
7. Boundary Stone
Boundary Stone is a great local pub in Bloomingdale. It has a cool, dive bar type vibe with an oak bar and lots of corners for quiet conversation. Sit outside on a nice day and try their Texas French toast!
116 Rhode Island Ave NW
8. Farmers Fishers Bakers
Right on the Georgetown Waterfront, Farmers Fishers Bakers is known for their great brunch. They have a huge menu with lots of different items to choose from and all of them are made with fresh, locally sourced ingredients. Pro-tip: make a reservation!
3000 K St NW
9. Brick Lane
Brick Lane is a cozy restaurant in Dupont that boasts a comfortable ambiance and excellent service. They serve bottomless mimosas and a fantastic menu of breakfast favorites.
1636 17th St NW
10. Tabard Inn Restaurant
Tabard Inn is a legendary DC restaurant and their brunch is fantastic. They are known to have the best doughnuts in the city. Sit outside in their quaint courtyard and you’ll never want to leave!
1739 N St NW
11. The Riggsby
The Riggsby is another brunch spot in a hotel. It’s located in The Carlyle Hotel, the Riggsby is a little bit more fine dining than other restaurants on our list. Try the crab cake benedict and enjoy a leisurely experience!
1731 New Hampshire Ave NW
This cool Petworth hidden gem has two outdoor patios and a rustic vibe. Their menu has great variety and if you are a meat eater, try the lamb bacon and don’t miss out on their biscuits!
3911 Georgia Ave NW
13. Blue Duck Tavern
Blue Duck is one of the most well known restaurants in the city. They have a seasonal menu but everything on it is always scrumptious and made with local ingredients. You can’t go wrong sitting on their charming outdoor patio and eating their delicious pancakes.
1201 24th St NW
14. Kafe Leopold
Kafe Leopold is hidden in Cady’s Alley in Georgetown but you should seek it out if you love European inspired food! Their menu features German inspired dishes and great coffee beverages!
3315 Cady's Aly NW
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