offers a wide diversity of dining options including authentic ethnic cuisine from around the world. Here is a guide to the best restaurants near Dupont Circle (listed in alphabetical order).
1527 17th Street, NW Washington, DC (202) 332-6767. The restaurant features Turkish and Greek dishes, with a majority of small plates prepared on the wood-fired oven and charcoal fired BBQ grill.
2014 P St NW Washington, DC (202) 467-4466. The cozy restaurant located in the heart of Dupont Circle offers authentic Italian cuisine. Chef/owner Luigi Diotaiuti offers cooking classes.
1738 Connecticut Avenue NW Washington, DC (202) 234-6969. This lively and moderately priced French bistro in Dupont Circle is best known for its traditional bistro fare including mussels, steaks and authentic French pommes frites.
1310 New Hampshire Ave NW Washington, DC (202) 861-1310. Located in the bustling Dupont Circle neighborhood, the restaurant with its intimate 60-seat dining room features contemporary American comfort food like the chicken matzoh ball soup, mini pot roast, deviled eggs, or mac' and cheese, with or without shrimp and bacon. Eco-friendly menu with a focus on local ingredients.
1602 17th St NW Washington, DC (202) 667-5937. The intimate Italian bistro located in a historic rowhouse near Dupont Circle serves dishes made with seasonal ingredients sourced from local producers.
Hanks Oyster Bar
1624 Q Street NW Washington DC (202) 462-4265. The neighborhood hotspot in Dupont Circle serves a variety of fresh seafood at reasonable prices.
1739 N St NW Washington, DC (202) 331-8528. Located in one of Washington’s most historic hotels, the restaurant offers a quaint and intimate setting. The menu is contemporary American. Live jazz in the lounge on Sunday evenings
1509 17th St NW # 1 Washington, DC (202) 332-9200. The award-winning restaurant features upscale Mediterranean cuisine. Komi serves a set multi-course dinner and there is no printed menu.
2029 P St NW Washington, DC (202) 872-1180. The small Italian restaurant offers a pre-fixe five-course dinner in an intimate setting in a rowhouse just off of Dupont Circle.
2003 P Street Northwest, Washington, DC (202) 223-1245. The restaurant is a local favorite known for its wood-fired pizzas and an extensive selection of beers.
1800 Connecticut Ave NW Washington, DC (202) 234-9433. The Russian inspired restaurant and lounge is known for its impressive vodka collection caviar selection and interesting décor.
1503 17th St NW Washington, DC. (202) 462-8999. The popular Japanese restaurant in Dupont Circle features a full course meal "KAISEKI" style & sushi tasting course.