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Captain Hilts Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue May-12-09 06:20 PM
Response to Reply #16
23. They asked for ethnic food. I think they know there are Applebees in the DC area.
They could check the Applebee's website.

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  -I am going to DC for vacation on Friday... any good restaurant ideas? Windy  May-12-09 05:18 PM   #0 
  - I hear they got a Chipotle there now.  redqueen   May-12-09 05:19 PM   #1 
  - ONE Chipotle near Verizon Center, I think,  elleng   May-13-09 02:46 AM   #59 
     - One in Crystal City on Crystal Drive. Still, Chipotle's a chain.  Zavulon   May-13-09 08:14 AM   #65 
        - Chipotle's on Duke Street in Alexandria and near 7 Corners too.  AspenRose   May-13-09 11:02 AM   #74 
  - Applebees.  HiFructosePronSyrup   May-12-09 05:20 PM   #2 
  - Why the dumbass answer to a perfectly legitimate question? Grow up. nt  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 05:22 PM   #5 
     - Not everyone is a foodie snob, is that OK?  HiFructosePronSyrup   May-12-09 05:24 PM   #6 
        - On DU, I think we've *always* judged people on where they eat.  TwilightZone   May-12-09 05:42 PM   #16 
           - They asked for ethnic food. I think they know there are Applebees in the DC area.  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 06:20 PM   #23 
              - Lighten up, you might live longer  MajorChode   May-13-09 04:51 AM   #62 
                 - I think this one was started in GD...  redqueen   May-13-09 09:41 AM   #68 
  - hang out near the WH entrance and  shireen   May-12-09 05:21 PM   #3 
  - If you are near Embassy Row, then just stroll to Dupont Circle OR take a cab  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 05:21 PM   #4 
  - I 2nd the Ethiopian in Adams Morgan.  tekisui   May-12-09 05:38 PM   #14 
  - Agree about Adams Morgan for ethnic food!  Patiod   May-15-09 08:57 AM   #111 
  - Adams Morgan  MrScorpio   May-15-09 11:38 PM   #114 
  - I was going to suggest Ray's Hell Burger but since you said "ethnic"  AspenRose   May-12-09 05:26 PM   #7 
  - actually Rays is on my list as is Bens Chili bowl...  Windy   May-12-09 05:29 PM   #8 
  - One of my friends also suggested a place called Tropicana for Jamaican  AspenRose   May-12-09 05:32 PM   #11 
  - Four Sisters relocated to Merrifield near Gallows and Porter Road  Mike Daniels   May-12-09 07:38 PM   #31 
  - Since when is Ofay not an ethnicity  no name no slogan   May-12-09 08:19 PM   #38 
  - If you go to Tyson's Corner,  Tangerine LaBamba   May-12-09 10:24 PM   #45 
     - And don't go there LATE, after dark!!!!  AspenRose   May-13-09 11:01 AM   #73 
  - Very good Chinese food + Politics = MEIWAH  emulatorloo   May-12-09 05:30 PM   #9 
  - Go to Ben's Chili Bowl for a halfsmoke  seemunkee   May-12-09 05:30 PM   #10 
  - Go for a chili dog. First time I went there I was in my NYMets Mookie Wilson jersey...  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 07:34 PM   #30 
  - charing cross in georgetown, peking restaurant in Falls Church  pepperbear   May-12-09 05:33 PM   #12 
  - Wow Peking is not far from me  AspenRose   May-12-09 05:44 PM   #18 
     - LOL ... that's the truth!  WorseBeforeBetter   May-12-09 06:03 PM   #20 
     - Don't bother -  Tangerine LaBamba   May-12-09 10:33 PM   #47 
        - That's next to the K&G's right....  AspenRose   May-13-09 11:04 AM   #75 
  - AMAZING INDIAN -- Bombay Palace in Foggy Bottom  emulatorloo   May-12-09 05:38 PM   #13 
  - Was that a second story restaurant?  PassingFair   May-13-09 09:56 AM   #71 
  - That fancy place that put's Dijon on the burgers  omega minimo   May-12-09 05:38 PM   #15 
  - Marrakesh in Northeast or Bachhus in Bethesda  moc   May-12-09 05:44 PM   #17 
  - Bacccus has THE best baba gnoosh in town. It really does. I'm right near there.  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 06:31 PM   #25 
  - Jaleo (tapas) on 7th between D and E.  WorseBeforeBetter   May-12-09 05:58 PM   #19 
  - Near Jaleo, for Tx Mx  elleng   May-12-09 06:14 PM   #22 
  - Ew, didn't care for Austin Grill  AspenRose   May-13-09 11:07 AM   #76 
     - Of course you have!!!  elleng   May-15-09 11:36 PM   #113 
  - Don't forget Zaytinya  many a good man   May-12-09 08:09 PM   #36 
  - Old Ebbits Grill near the Treasury. For fancy - 1789.  Phoebe Loosinhouse   May-12-09 06:04 PM   #21 
  - I second the Ole Ebb  grasswire   May-13-09 06:21 PM   #89 
  - Martin's Tavern in Georgetown - Wisc. Ave., where the Kennedys dated. It's good. nt  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 06:30 PM   #24 
  - I'll second Martin's....great place!  av8rdave   May-14-09 09:41 AM   #106 
  - How much do you want to spend? Is this an "economy" or "moderate" or "deluxe" vacation?  MADem   May-12-09 06:57 PM   #26 
  - One of my favorite places is the Iron Gate Inn on N Street  Samantha   May-12-09 07:08 PM   #27 
  - I ADORE Old Iron Gate. Most romantic restaurant in DC, but fairly pricey. nt  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 07:33 PM   #29 
  - I agree about Old Iron Gate ........  Tangerine LaBamba   May-12-09 10:34 PM   #48 
  - oh the Iron Gate is swell!  grasswire   May-13-09 06:22 PM   #90 
  - Try Dukem.  friedgreentomatoes   May-12-09 07:14 PM   #28 
  - There's a place right next to the Sailor's Monument that you simply can't beat for breakfast.  alphafemale   May-12-09 07:42 PM   #32 
  - Thats on Penn Ave., between 7th & 8th, behind Navy Mem waterfall.  elleng   May-13-09 02:26 AM   #55 
  - The Olive Garden.  Lucian   May-12-09 07:44 PM   #33 
  - hahahahaha you beat me to it  SoCalDem   May-12-09 07:54 PM   #35 
  - Go to the Int'l Spy Museum and have a drink next door at Zola afterwards  Neurotica   May-12-09 07:49 PM   #34 
  - I actually already have tickets for the spy museum. I will check out Zola! Thanks!nt  Windy   May-12-09 08:49 PM   #39 
     - The Spy Museum is a lot of fun. nt  Captain Hilts   May-12-09 09:36 PM   #42 
     - Thats near Jaleo and Austin Grill,  elleng   May-13-09 02:34 AM   #56 
  - Ristorante Filomena in Georgetown.  GOPisEvil   May-12-09 08:16 PM   #37 
  - Thank you all for the suggestions... I really appreciate it! nt  Windy   May-12-09 08:51 PM   #40 
  - do let us know what you finally went for. n/t  friedgreentomatoes   May-13-09 11:13 PM   #103 
  - Himalayan Heritage in Adams Morgan.  WorseBeforeBetter   May-12-09 08:56 PM   #41 
  - That looks good!  GoddessOfGuinness   May-13-09 02:49 PM   #86 
  - There's fantastic Ethiopian food everywhere in DC.  LeftyMom   May-12-09 09:42 PM   #43 
  - Nora's  kwassa   May-12-09 10:20 PM   #44 
  - Great choice, but ka-ching.  Faygo Kid   May-13-09 06:52 PM   #95 
  - Another vote for Ethiopian at Adams Morgan  ohtransplant   May-12-09 10:30 PM   #46 
  - Ethiopian is a must... especially after all the suggestions here! nt  Windy   May-13-09 12:42 PM   #83 
  - Don't miss the museums -  Tangerine LaBamba   May-12-09 10:39 PM   #49 
  - GET A MAP!  elleng   May-13-09 02:41 AM   #57 
  - Yes, we are going to as many museums as possible. thank you for your suggestions! nt  Windy   May-13-09 12:41 PM   #82 
  - If you're the northeast part of the city, try The Argonaut Tavern  Rhythm   May-13-09 12:32 AM   #50 
  - Is there an Olive Garden in DC?  KitchenWitch   May-13-09 12:33 AM   #51 
  - I don't know,  elleng   May-13-09 02:44 AM   #58 
  - Drop by 1600 Pennsylvania Ave and hollar: Obama! I voted for you!  Kerrytravelers   May-13-09 12:47 AM   #52 
  - Go to the Adam's Morgan neighborhood -- many great ethnic places there.  Arugula Latte   May-13-09 12:48 AM   #53 
  - i have to agree Adam's Morgan is a great place to go for great food  dugaresa   May-13-09 04:48 PM   #88 
  - In and near Gettysburg  GoddessOfGuinness   May-13-09 01:12 AM   #54 
  - That's VERY IMPORTANT!  elleng   May-13-09 02:54 AM   #60 
  - You can always get a slice of chocolate cake there. Ben's Chili Bowl always has choc. cake too. nt  Captain Hilts   May-13-09 11:28 AM   #78 
  - But I never can do both!!!!  elleng   May-13-09 03:51 PM   #87 
  - oh yeah!  grasswire   May-13-09 06:25 PM   #91 
     - Large , nice place;  elleng   May-13-09 07:12 PM   #96 
  - WARNING: The Shamrock is owned by paranoid right-wing cranks!  Captain Hilts   May-13-09 11:27 AM   #77 
     - So are most of the places in that neck of the woods...  GoddessOfGuinness   May-13-09 02:43 PM   #85 
  - Ella's Wood Fired Pizza, also by the Spy Museum.  HughBeaumont   May-13-09 04:45 AM   #61 
  - Hardtimes Cafe  arcadian   May-13-09 07:53 AM   #63 
  - Get out at the Woodley Park / Zoo metro stop, and when you hit the top of the escalator  Zavulon   May-13-09 08:12 AM   #64 
  - Thats a GREAT resource!  elleng   May-13-09 07:13 PM   #97 
  - Vinnie's Restaurant in the heart of Fairfax city. Everything is  Strong Atheist   May-13-09 08:22 AM   #66 
  - The Orleans House closed, and my heart broke ..........  Tangerine LaBamba   May-13-09 08:48 AM   #67 
     - ... and a friend of mine, who was widely traveled, said that it had the best  Strong Atheist   May-13-09 09:55 AM   #70 
  - Tastee Diner in Bethesda  Kingofalldems   May-13-09 09:52 AM   #69 
  - I live within walking distance. Where the Elite Meet to Eat. nt  Captain Hilts   May-13-09 11:29 AM   #79 
     - Haven't been there in a while  Kingofalldems   May-13-09 06:38 PM   #93 
        - There is still one in Silver Spring  seemunkee   May-14-09 09:19 AM   #105 
  - Haute Culture in Shirlington  bikebloke   May-13-09 10:35 AM   #72 
  - That IS a landmark! I was there in the late '60s! Okay there's "Tune Inn" on Capitol Hill....  Captain Hilts   May-13-09 11:30 AM   #80 
  - you MUST eat at the Dobbin House in Gettysburg  charlie and algernon   May-13-09 11:37 AM   #81 
  - I had read about the Dobbin House. I will have to check it out. nt  Windy   May-13-09 12:43 PM   #84 
     - are you going to visit Colonial Williamsburg? n/t  grasswire   May-13-09 06:27 PM   #92 
  - Wow! Just at Gettysburg on Friday, and work in DC. Tips, and a question.  Faygo Kid   May-13-09 06:50 PM   #94 
  - Don't know if it's still around, but Ernie's in Arlington is supposed to  Strong Atheist   May-13-09 09:17 PM   #98 
  - better than in Anapolis?  grasswire   May-13-09 09:34 PM   #99 
  - Wouldn't know. Hate seafood. All my friends who have been there said  Strong Atheist   May-14-09 08:09 AM   #104 
  - Ernie's Original? I think that's Old Town Alexandria near the King Street Metro.  WorseBeforeBetter   May-14-09 06:48 PM   #108 
     - Yeah, that's it. nt.  Strong Atheist   May-15-09 06:28 AM   #110 
  - Hard Times Cafe in Old Town Alexandria  sniffa   May-13-09 09:37 PM   #100 
  - Washingtonian magazine's restaurant guide  grasswire   May-13-09 09:37 PM   #101 
  - Best Ethiopian food I've ever had was in DC, but I can't remember where the restaurant...  Pacifist Patriot   May-13-09 10:00 PM   #102 
  - If you wanna see some movers and shakers, head to cafe milano. nt  LaydeeBug   May-14-09 09:46 AM   #107 
  - If you see a place called "Fast Eddie's" avoid it like the plague.  Initech   May-14-09 06:54 PM   #109 
  - SORRY WE DIDN'T KNOW ABOUT THIS!!!  elleng   May-15-09 11:33 PM   #112 

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