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Things to do in Navy Yard-Ballpark Station

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Brewery
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“Eclectic American with a twist. Our on site chef creates unexpectedly good food, crafted to complement the nuanced flavors of our beer. German precision brewing meets American craft. We brew with the highest quality local and imported ingredients. Brewed on-site and expertly paired with our fresh to order food. From cocktail parties and full corporate events to wedding rehearsals and family reunions, your local Gordon Biersch can accommodate groups in private rooms or semi-private dining areas. Walking distance to Nationals Ballpark!!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Park
“Leave your car at home and bike or walk the Canal trail alongside stunning views of the Potomac River.”
  • 9 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“Pharmacy that has everything, food, drink, candy, make up, ect. Pretty much anything you forgot you can pick up here. ”
  • 4 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“If you love coffee- this place serves the strong and bold Italian Illy coffee- delicious!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Amazing, must have hamburgers. Cheap and easy. All they have is hamburgers, fries, hot dogs but there is a subway next door for those who wont eat there.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“A little pricey but adequate. Best part about it is sitting and watching the skating in winter with an adult hot cocoa.”
  • 6 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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  • 3 locals recommend
Metro Station
“Neighborhood is served by Greenline with two stops/stations at walking distance. Navy Yard and Waterfront. CapitalBike share is at the metro, however popular so plan to get bikes early. Several Bus routes including Circulator serves the neighborhood. ”
  • 12 locals recommend
Bagel Shop
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“Breakfast and lunch and coffee at this local spot that has a lot of fans. Expect a line, but it moves pretty fast. So worth it!”
  • 2 locals recommend
Point of Interest
“Great food and drink at Justin's Cafe! The areas BEST pizza and a great, small spot to catch the games! Just blocks from National's stadium and several outdoor tables! ENJOY! ”
  • 1 local recommends
Farmers Market
“Farmer's Market open Sundays 10am-2pm in the spring/summer through September 24”
  • 1 local recommends
Point of Interest
“Splash park for kids in summer, ice skating in winter. Free movies in summer.”
  • 1 local recommends
Beauty Salon
  • 1 local recommends
Street Address
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Brewery
“Eclectic American with a twist. Our on site chef creates unexpectedly good food, crafted to complement the nuanced flavors of our beer. German precision brewing meets American craft. We brew with the highest quality local and imported ingredients. Brewed on-site and expertly paired with our fresh to order food. From cocktail parties and full corporate events to wedding rehearsals and family reunions, your local Gordon Biersch can accommodate groups in private rooms or semi-private dining areas. Walking distance to Nationals Ballpark!!”
  • 13 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
“Amazing, must have hamburgers. Cheap and easy. All they have is hamburgers, fries, hot dogs but there is a subway next door for those who wont eat there.”
  • 4 locals recommend
Restaurant
“A little pricey but adequate. Best part about it is sitting and watching the skating in winter with an adult hot cocoa.”
  • 6 locals recommend

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