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4.5
Awesome(2035)
$$$$
• Mediterranean • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 88 times today

La Vie is restaurant that specializes in Coastal Cuisine. The spacious waterfront terrace provides exclusive access to incredible views and decor.

A photo of Mi Vida restaurant
4.6
Exceptional(1346)
$$$$
• Mexican • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 88 times today

Chef Roberto Santibañez creates a menu inspired by Mexican street food and traditional home cooking of his country, but in a modern, elevated presentation. Guests can enjoy traditional dishes such as Carne Asada, a variety of Tacos, Seasonal Fish, Ceviches and other Contemporary Mexican creations....

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4.6
Exceptional(532)
$$$$
• American • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 51 times today

Chef Roberto Santibañez presents a new American menu focused on Woodfired cooking, with an emphasis on steak, seafood and vegetarian fare. His Mexican roots and French training lend an inspired touch to the American table. As of January 15, 2022 and in line with the Washington DC vaccine mandate,...

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4.5
Awesome(422)
$$$$
• Japanese • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 35 times today

Nestled at the heart of the District Wharf, NaRa-Ya offers traditional Japanese Cuisine with a modern inflection curated by D.C.'s renowned Creative Culinary Director Kaz Okochi. Featuring an elegant a la carte menu and available tasting menus, NaRa-Ya takes pride in the culinary artistry of the...

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4.5
Awesome(49)
$$$$
• French • Southwest Waterfront
Booked 52 times today

Bistro Du Jour is an all-day Parisian bistro featuring fresh-baked pastries, cakes and cookies from Mah-Ze-Dahr Bakery and coffee from La Colombe. The Bistro serves traditional fare like Coq Au Vin, Croque Madame, French Onion Soup, Steak Frites and Duck Confit, as well as an extensive selection of...

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