One of my 2019 resolutions was to eat well. So I’m more than excited to take advantage of the winter restaurant week happening January 14-20, 2019 in Washington, DC.

With over 250 participating restaurants there are more than enough reasons to step out into the cold. Plus, upscale venues like Nobu are participating, so the time to treat yourself is now.

Here’s your guide to restaurant week through DC’s most popular neighborhoods:

Where to Eat During Restaurant Week DC

Drink Up

Adams Morgan

Adams Morgan is a neighborhood brimming with eclectic charm. Roofers Union— a cozy, go-to location for any occasion– offers a dining experience full of American favorites and specialty wines from around the world. Plus, the restaurant offers an additional week (January 21-27) of dining promotions.
Website | 2446 18th St. NW, Washington, DC 20009


Ring a ‘Bell’ so to speak at the Victorian-inspired speakeasy, The Alex, which of course takes its name from the legendary Alexander Graham Bell. Located inside The Graham Georgetown, the jazzy cocktail cellar has unique seating arrangements and small plates that are perfect for any type of evening excursion.
Website | 1075 Thomas Jefferson St. NW, Washington, DC 20007

Eat Local

Logan Circle

Fresh from the farm in La Plata, MD, The Pig restaurant strives to create pastoral charm through rustic inspired dishes and unique eco-friendly wines.
Website | 1320 14th St. NW, Washington, DC 20005


Specializing in Oaxacan cuisine, the Espita Mezcaleria restaurant aims to make authentic meals that push boundaries. If you’re into local, seasonal ingredients and a modern dining experience, add this restaurant to your list.
Website | 1250 9th St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

The Wharf

Inspired by Southern cuisine, Due South offers in-house smoked meats and a fresh take on barbecue by combining Southern flavor with locally sourced and farm fresh ingredients.
Website | 301 Water St. SE, Washington, DC 20003

Limited Edition

Capitol Riverfront

Whaley’s offers a truly limited experience as it transforms its restaurant into the new Fuyu for only the winter months.  In addition to Japanese cocktails, sakes, and beers, Fuyu Chef Daniel Perron will curate a seasonal menu that includes shareable tempura dishes and more.
Website | 301 Water St. SE, Suite 115, Washington, DC 20003

Metro Center

A neighborhood favorite is Momofuku CCDC, whose menu constantly changes to highlight the current season’s freshest ingredients.
Website | 190 I St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

The Best Deals of Restaurant Week DC 2019

Capitol Hill

Highlighting organic and locally sourced ingredients, the Sonoma Restaurant and Wine Bar offers a 3-course dinner and a $32 by-the-bottle wine special.
Website | 223 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, Washington, DC 20003

Dupont Circle

Dupont Circle has many restaurants to choose from, but Ankara Restaurant offers a contemporary twist on Mediterranean favorites.  The Turkish inspired menu is specially crafted for every meal throughout the week featuring a Bottomless Brunch for $22 that includes a full Mimosa menu.
Website | 1320 19th St. NW, Washington, DC 20036

Foggy Bottom

Take advantage of this week’s special promotions and experience the elusive Nobu restaurant frequented by celebrities throughout the world.  The innovative, Japanese inspired cuisine is carefully selected into a limited menu for Winter Restaurant Week.
Website | 2525 M St. NW, Washington, DC 20037


If you are looking to try something new this restaurant week, then the Chinatown neighborhoods offer an all-encompassing variety of cuisines from around the world. Karma Modern Indian is one of the neighborhood’s hotspots that combines classic Indian cuisine with local ingredients.
Website | 611 I St. NW, Washington, DC 20001

For more information about these restaurants and all of the participating Winter Restaurant Week 2019 locations visit here.