Where to Get Killer Wings in DC

By Rina Rapuano  |  March 14, 2014

Between March Madness, St. Patrick’s Day and the unending winter weather - we've got hulking plates of hearty bar food on the brain - wings, to be specific. We’ve compiled a list of the best wing options around town, so you can scarf some down whenever the hankering strikes.

Where: Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken 
Flavors: Sriracha wings are available Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays and Sundays; spicy garlic wings are available Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays
Dip: Buffalo or honey mustard (5¢ each); blue cheese (75¢ each)
How many per order: 4
Cost: $7
1308 G St. NW; 202-809-5565

Where: Bonchon Chicken  
Flavors: Soy garlic or hot sauce (can be ordered in half and half)
Dips: N/A
How many per order: 6; 10; 20; 30
Cost: $7.95; $12.95; $21.95; $30.95
2209 N. Pershing Dr., Arlington, 703-528-1011; 3242 Old Pickett Rd., Fairfax, VA, 703-865-5688; 107 Gibbs St., Rockville, MD, 301-637-9079; 14215 Centreville Sq., Centreville, 703-825-7711

Where: ChurchKey  
Flavors: Buffalo, Asian or jerk
Dips: Blue cheese with the Buffalo and jerk wings; carrot-ginger dressing with the Asian
How many per order: 6-7 
Cost: $8.50
1337 14th St. NW; 202-567-2576

Where: Comet Ping Pong    
Flavors: Jerklike, but not as spicy
Dip: Creamy horseradish
How many per order: 6
Cost: $6
5037 Connecticut Ave. NW; 202-364-0404

Where: The Coupe  
Flavors: Sriracha wings with an Asian slaw
Dip: Wasabi ranch 
How many per order: 10
Cost: $9 (50 cents apiece during happy hour)
3415 11th St. NW; 202-290-3342

Where: Duffy’s Irish Pub   
Flavors: Traditional mild; traditional medium; traditional hot; honey BBQ; spicy BBQ; garlic Parmesan; Chesapeake (cooked on the charbroiler with a dry rub)
Dips: Ranch or blue cheese
How many per order: 8; 12; 24
Cost: $8.95; $12.95; $24.95 (50 cents for each extra dressing or sauce)
2106 Vermont Ave. NW; 202-265-3413

Where: Hill Country  
Flavors: Chile-rubbed (available as a daily special Tuesdays and on the bar menu)
Dip: Ranch
How many per order: 10; 24
Cost: $8.50; $19
410 Seventh St. NW; 202-556-2050

Where: Stoney’s  
Flavors: Buffalo (Sriracha-honey-lime also available at Stoney's on L and as a P Street special)
Dips: Ranch or blue cheese
How many per order: 10
Cost: $9.95 (half-priced at P Street on Fridays and on special at both places during big events, like the upcoming NCAA tournament, when they are priced at $15 for 20)
1433 P St. NW, 202-234-1818; 2101 L St. NW, #103, 202-721-0019