Eat This Now: DC’s 30 Essential Dishes
There's so much talk lately about what divides us, but here's one thing we can all agree on: It's an exciting time to dine out in the DMV. In a town once dominated by steakhouses and fussy French restaurants, we now revel in cuisines as varied as Filipino, Lao, Greek, Georgian, Taiwanese and Cambodian — not to mention unique twists on burgers, pastries and ribs. We've rounded up 30 of the city's top bites, from treasured classics to brand-spanking-new plates. Here's a list of the DC-area dishes to try right now.