Insider Eats

BCAFE– Great restaurants that don’t cost a lot, check out the Washingtonian’s “Cheap Eats.”

– Murray & Pauls: old fashioned diner with booths, breakfast/lunch on 12th Street just below Monroe in Brookland

– Brookland has 2 Outdoor Farmers’ Market: May to October with artisan bread, sweets, granola and fresh farm produce: Saturday just the other side of the Metro 9 – 1; Tues 4-7 p.m. by Brookland Metro along the big bridge underpass

FARMERS MARKET– Union Market Artisan Food: 10 minute drive in the wholesale market area: eat/drink in/out with 40 purveyors: fresh fish, smoked food, huge high end cheese selection, tons of speciality food: Wed-Fri 11-8, Sat-Sun 8-8 More

– 100 BEST RESTAURANTS– regardless of price, updated annually: More

– Restaurant Week: Fixed reduced price lunch or dinner, twice a year at dozens of high end restaurants More

LITTLE RICKYS– Best Museum Café on the mall: National Museum of the  American Indian More

– All dining at Smithsonian mall museums: More

FARMERS MARKET TRUCK MURAL– National Shrine in the neighborhood has a cheap cafeteria in the basement, and inexpensive parking along the right side of the building. More


Also see the extensive House Binder to guide you, including neighborhood map & regional maps for drivers needing to navigate the region


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