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Dining Out for Thanksgiving
WASHINGTON D.C.

THANKSGIVING

If laboring in the kitchen all day doesn't sound like your idea of a holiday, leave it to the professionals to prepare your Thanksgiving meal. For an all-American feast of turkey and all the trimmings, visit these restaurants in Washington DC. And best of all? No dishes to wash.

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Al Dente Italian
14/20
3201 New Mexico Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
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Roberto Donna’s Italian cooking including his standout tiramisu “hemisphere.” More...

Ardeo+Bardeo New American
14/20
Dining Room at Ardeo+Bardeo, Washington, DC 3311 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20008

One of upper Connecticut’s favorite gathering places for contemporary fare. More...

Art and Soul Southern
14/20
The Liaison Capitol Hill
415 New Jersey Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20001
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Enjoy haute Southern cooking in a contemporary setting. More...

Bibiana Osteria-Enoteca Italian
15/20
Dining Room at Bibiana Osteria-Enoteca, Washington, DC 1100 New York Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20005
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Authentic regional Italian food and diet-defying desserts in downtown DC. More...

BLT Steak Steakhouse
14/20
Dining Room at BLT Steak, Washington, DC 1625 I St. NW
Washington, DC 20006

Sophisticated ambience and American steakhouse fare that's worth every penny. More...

The Bombay Club Indian
14/20
Dining Room at The Bombay Club, Washington, DC 815 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20006

The Bombay Club re-creates the atmosphere of the Raj. More...

Brasserie Beck Belgian
15/20
Dining Room at Brasserie Beck, Washington, DC 1101 K St. NW
Washington, DC 20005
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Robert Wiedmaier's Belgian-French cooking in a highly diverting setting. More...

Casa Luca Italian
15/20
1099 New York Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20001
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More casual dining than at Fabio Trabocchi’s Fiola, but the cooking is just as classy. More...

Central Michel Richard American
14/20
Dining Room at Central Michel Richard, Washington, DC 1001 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20004
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Casual American fare is central to Central. More...

Chef Geoff's American
13/20
3201 New Mexico Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20016
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This Wesley Heights eatery offers upgraded, accessible American fare. More...

Daily Grill American
12/20
Dining Room at Daily Grill, Washington, DC The Georgetown Inn
1310 Wisconsin Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20007
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A standardized menu provides a consistent level of solid American cooking with some international favorites. More...

DBGB Kitchen and Bar French
No Rating
Dining Room at DBGB Kitchen and Bar, Washington, DC CityCenterDC
931 H St. NW
Washington, DC 20001

Daniel Boulud's upscale venture in the elegant CityCenterDC. More...

Equinox Modern American
15/20
Dining Room at Equinox, Washington, DC 818 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20006
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Todd and Ellen Gray have turned this into a whole-foods destination with a contemporary twist. More...

Et Voila! Belgian
14/20
5120 MacArthur Blvd. NW
Washington, DC 20016
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First-rate Belgian food gives all comers a run for their money. More...

Founding Farmers Contemporary
14/20
Dining Room at Founding Farmers, Washington, DC IMF HQ2 building
1924 Pennsylvania Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20006
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A farm-to-table restaurant with high-class, all-American fare. More...

The Hamilton American
14/20
Dining Room at The Hamilton, Washington, DC 600 14th St. NW
Washington, DC 20005
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Clyde's Restaurant Group hits a home run with The Hamilton, with its nonstop food and entertainment. More...

Nage American
12/20
Courtyard Washington Embassy Row
1600 Rhode Island Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20036

Casual American meat and seafood dishes in Dupont Circle. More...

The Oval Room Contemporary
14/20
800 Connecticut Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20006

This Oval Room is a watering hole that serves up contemporary cuisine, and makes for great celebrity-watching. More...

Rasika Indian
14/20
Dining Room at Rasika, Washington, DC 633 D St. NW
Washington, DC 20004
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Classic Indian cooking in a contemporary setting. More...

Rasika West End Indian
14/20
Dining Room at Rasika West End, Washington, DC 1190 New Hampshire Ave. NW
Washington, DC 20037
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Daring contemporary Indian dishes in an ultramodern setting. More...

Ulah Bistro American
12/20
1214 U St. NW
Washington, DC 20009
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Hot-and-happening for the young and restless; come by to hang out or dine on casual American fare. More...

Woodward Table American
13/20
Woodward Bldg.
1426 H St. NW
Washington, DC 20005
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Jeff Buben's family-oriented restaurant offers American comfort food and more. More...

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