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Top store recommendations from locals

Asian Restaurant
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“The Pork Noodle Soup here is amazing. Sunday Dim Sum Brunch and a great outdoor courtyard as well as avant garden streetwear”
  • 143 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Ethiopian coffee shop, my favorite. If you’re lucky, you’ll be there when they are hand roasting the beans. ”
  • 71 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“Only place you’ll find food and books all in one place! The food is great! They have fun events such as poetry night, open mic, and book signings. ”
  • 66 locals recommend
American Restaurant
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“This is our “go to place”! Great for families, couples and people traveling solo. Great service and food. You can google the location. We go to the one at At Catholic University on Monroe Street. It’s a 15-20 minute walk, bike or Uber. There are other restaurants and businesses in the area. A Local neighborhood favorite. ”
  • 56 locals recommend
Pie Shop
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“Dangerously Delicious Pies serves sweet and savory pies on the first floor, but hosts live music in their second floor concert venue and back patio. ”
  • 61 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“A close place to purchase any forgotten items (if we don't have them for you!).”
  • 25 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Zeke's Coffee is a small batch coffee roastery located in the Woodridge neighborhood of Washington, DC (east of Brookland), specializing in organic, fair trade, and sustainable Arabica beans. Zeke's features single-origin coffees and own custom blends. So if you want your coffee Frenched Pressed, Dripped, poured over, iced or with a taste of Nitro; Zeke's is the place to go! ​ ”
  • 25 locals recommend
Organic Grocery
“Get your quality groceries here - another alternative to Whole Foods also near by. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Vegetarian / Vegan Restaurant
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“VEGGIE CENTRIC (VEGAN) COMFORT FOOD Everything i have eaten at Doron Petersan's (of Sticky Fingers Sweets and Eats and CUpcake Wars fame) diner is DELICIOUS. There is also a full bar to quench your thirst. ”
  • 35 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A local coffee roastery, hot spot adored by the locals. Baked goods and smoothie bowls. Check in with them to see if there is live music on the schedule.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Meal Takeaway
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“Hoagies/Cheesesteaks. Ideal for take-out. Try the risotto balls-they are my favorite!”
  • 24 locals recommend
Gourmet Shop
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“AMAZING Italian subs. I hear the meatball sub is great too. Good wine selection. The perfect place to grab some pastas and sauces if you want to do some cooking at home. Closed Sundays and Mondays!”
  • 25 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Bullfrog Bagels and Coffee (1341 H St NE) is a good spot to start your morning off right. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“Espresso drinks & light fare are the draw at this quaint neighborhood shop with a comfortable vibe. ”
  • 19 locals recommend
Café
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“The nearest Starbucks. There are also 2 inside Union Station (and dozens more across DC!).”
  • 14 locals recommend
Pub
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“This place gets it's name from the Star of David and the Shamrock because one owner is Jewish and the other is Irish. The result is an awesome, down to earth bar that drinks like an Irish pub and eats like Jewish Deli. Head here in the morning to get some Bullfrog Bagels and coffee.”
  • 18 locals recommend