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CHARMING DC RESTAURANTS NEAR DUPONT CIRCLE

Explore some of the many acclaimed restaurants near Dupont Circle and Adams Morgan. Whether you crave classic American fare or delicious cuisine from around the globe, you'll find something to satisfy your appetite in D.C.'s trendiest neighborhood. Grab a quick bite between business meetings, plan a romantic dinner for two, or enjoy a classic cocktail at one of Dupont Circle's popular lounges.
 

DAILY BREAKFAST AT THE NORMANDY HOTEL

The most important meal of the day is served right here at The Normandy Hotel! Our daily breakfast buffet includes assorted bagels, toast, and breakfast pastries, boiled eggs, an assortment of meats and cheeses, cereal, yogurt, juice, tea, and coffee.

NEARBY RESTAURANTS, BARS, & EATERIES

There's something sure to please every palate just around the corner from The Normandy Hotel
 

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BRUNCH

  • The Riggsby

    Upscale American cuisine with a distinct European influence. Brunch served Saturdays & Sundays from 11am-3pm. 0.7 miles from The Normandy.
  • Open City

    Escape the downtown hustle and bustle with this tasty gem in Woodley Park. Breakfast and brunch served all day, every day starting at 6 a.m. A quick 14-minute walk up Connecticut Ave. NW.
  • Busboys & Poets

    Where artists, activists, and writers come together to feed mind, body, and soul. Brunch served Saturdays & Sundays from 9am-3pm. Just under 1-mile from The Normandy.
  • Mintwood Place

    Enjoy European-inspired fare in a warm, rustic atmosphere. Brunch served Saturdays & Sundays from 10:30am-2:30pm. 8-minute walk from The Normandy.
 

FINE DINING

  • Bistrot Du Coin

    A bustling and fun French bistro. Think19th century with a classic wood storefront and small tables scattered about. 8 different mussel servings! Perfect for weekend afternoons. Just 3 blocks south of The Normandy!
  • Sette Osteria

    Thin crust pizza from a broiling hot wood oven and authentic Italian hors d'oeuvres and salads. Extensive outside seating available. Just four blocks from The Normandy!
  • Restaurant Nora

    Nora was one of the first great pioneers of fresh materials in fine cuisine. Features an intimate dining room that has served Washington's elite foodies for 20 years. Just 5 blocks from The Normandy!
  • Cashion's Eat Place

    Best restaurant in the 18th Street corridor, hands down. Features varied cuisine from a continually innovative chef. Just 4 short blocks from The Normandy!
  • City Lights

    Widely considered D.C.'s best American-style Chinese…and they deliver! Just 5 blocks south of The Normandy.
  • Komi

    Washington's highest rated high-tier cuisine-29 points in Zagat's/4.5 stars on Yelp. A Thai sister restaurant next door, LITTLE SEROW, features High Thai cuisine. Located at 17th and P - Very walkable!
  • Le Diplomate

    From the brilliant mind of Stephen Starr, Philly's most famous restaurateur, Le Diplomate is an exact copy of NYC's Balthazar restaurant, designed as a replica of a 100-year-old French bistro. Washington's hottest reservation, so make one ASAP.
    6 minutes by taxi/ 1.2 miles by foot.
  • New Heights

    Just across the bridge, this fusion of modern fine dining and New Wave cuisine features second floor views of the park. Great for brunch on Saturdays. Closed Sundays. 1/2 mile from The Normandy.
 

QUICK BITES

  • CAVA Mezze Grill

    Traditional Greek and Mediterranean cuisine served in a casual, modern setting. Customize your meal to order with all the ingredients, toppings, and dressings you crave. Just a little over 1 mile from The Normandy.
  • Shake Shack

    Boasting an extensive menu of burgers, dogs, fries, and shakes, Shake Shack never disappoints. Come for an after work pint of beer…and bring the pooch for some fancy Shake Shack dog treats! A little under 1 mile from The Normandy.
  • Shophouse

    Southeast Asian cuisine served fast with a focus on fresh, organically grown, non-GMO ingredients. Only a ½ mile away!
  • &Pizza

    Gourmet, handmade pies served in seconds! About 1 mile from The Normandy.
  • District Taco

    Authentic Mexican fare that is fresh, simple, and healthy. Breakfast, Lunch, and Dinner is made from scratch daily. Just under 1 mile from The Normandy.
  • Sweetgreen

    Simple, seasonal, healthy salads and grain bowls made in-house from scratch, using whole produce delivered that morning - ½ mile from the hotel.
  • Beefsteak

    Enjoy countless combinations of flash-prepared vegetables atop hearty warm grains or cool greens, with freshly-made sauce, fresh or crispy toppings - ½ mile from The Normandy.
 

BARS/LOUNGES

  • Cloak & Dagger

    U Street's new speakeasy-themed bar and nightclub pays homage to D.C.'s history of secrecy and espionage in a Victorian-era designed setting. Exactly 1 mile from The Normandy.
  • Kabin Lounge

    A premium clubbing experience ranked "Best D.C. Nightclub" in 2014 and 2015, decked out with a modern cabin ambience, and NO COVER charge. A short 15-minute walk down Connecticut Ave. NW.
  • Jug & Table

    Eight wines on tap and over 30 wines by the glass, poured by unpretentious sommeliers who stand at the ready to serve up their vast wine knowledge. Beer and cocktails are also served. A mere ½ mile from The Normandy.
  • The Sheppard 

    Hidden second-floor speakeasy with bordellolike decor, craft cocktails & bar bites. Less than a mile from The Normandy.
  • Maddy's Bar & Grille

    Neighborhood bar with pressed tin ceiling & booths and dozens of beer on tap, plus a daily happy hour & American grub. Just a 5-minute walk from the hotel.
  • Jack Rose Dining Saloon

    Whiskeys lead the way at this high-end bar with an American menu, themed dining rooms & an open air terrace. Less than ½ mile from the hotel.
  • Roofer's Union

    A spacious, comfortable place to gather with friends or neighbors for any occasion and boasts one of the best new rooftops in the city. Just ½ mile from The Normandy.
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