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Apr 28, 2007 10:36 AM

3 Have to go to restaurants in DC....

What would be the top 3 restaurants that should not be missed if going to DC?

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  1. One would be cafe milano in georgetown - decent italian food but it's a must to eat there for the people watching. from hollywood stars in town to testify on the hill or shoot some scenes for an upcoming film to bill clinton who has been eating there since he was president!

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    1. re: farah

      cafe milano is subpar at best, i wouldnt reccomend it in a top 3 restaurants list for anything.

      1. re: elegantelliot

        Right there with elliot on Milano - it's subpar at best: surly service, below average food, lame wanna-be NYC scene.
        That said, Citronelle, Cafe Atlantico (esp. Minibar), BLT Steak, and Central are all very good choices. I have only been to Blue Duck once and, while solid, was not thrilling by any stretch. While I have not yet been to Maestro or Rest. Eve - I have heard/read fantastic things.

      1. I guess it depends on where you're coming from, but . . .Cafe Atlantico, Vidalia, Dino

        1. Mini Bar and if you are inclined to cross the river, Restaurant Eve's tasting room in Old Town Alexandria.

          1. Citronelle, CityZen and Minibar.