Penn Quarter is in the midst of a major restaurant renaissance. New dining options open every month. And with all these new spots to visit, it’s easy to forget the older restaurants, the ones that first gave the area credibility.
Everyone knows that buffalo wings originated in the United States and are one of the quintessential American foods. But what many people don’t know is that the best buffalo wings aren’t found in their namesake town in New York. No, the best buffalo wings come from a country nearly 7,000 miles away: South Korea. But you don’t need to book a trip halfway around the world to experience these delicacies. You just need to head to Annandale, Virginia and make a trip to Bon Chon Chicken.
A movement is afoot at local bars, and many establishments are moving their draft beer selections past the typical cheap triumvirate of Coors, Miller and Budweiser. Nowadays, restaurants stock their bars with kegs of craft brews coming from California to Colorado. But what if you want something with a decidedly local twist, something that’s brewed right here in the D.C. Metropolitan area? Well then, you are in luck, because a place like that just opened up this past summer in Falls Church.
In the heart of the District, a small piece of France exists within the walls of Bistrot Du Coin. Located in bustling Dupont Circle, just across the street from the the famous Russia House, Bistrot Du Coin touts an authentic French experience with a focus on “good food at a fair price.”
“French, Fun and Friendly.” With a motto like this, how you can you go…