Word of Mouth: Lisa Shapiro's Best of Washington, D.C.

Get tips on the best dining and nightlife in D.C. from food blogger Lisa Shapiro
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Brunch: Firefly

Fancy: Citronelle Michel Richard

Best Value: Restaurant Eve (Lickety Split Lunch)

Bar Scene/Drinks: Co Co Sala

Business Lunch: Equinox

Burger: BGR The Burger Joint

Pizza: Valentino's

Sandwich: Lobster Burger at Central Michel Richard

Food Truck: El Floridano

Hidden Gem: Evening Star Cafe

Mexican/Latin American: Oyamel

Japanese: Sei

Spanish/Tapas: Taberna del Alabardero

Thai/Southeast Asian: Tenpenh

Chinese: Zentan

Seafood: The Oceanaire Seafood Room

Steak: BLT Steak

Italian: Bibiana

Barbecue: Pork Barrel BBQ

Desserts: Co Co Sala

Indian: Rasika

Wild Card: Art and Soul