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ikc420 Aug 27, 2008 09:50 AM

Hi all,
I'm looking for a good place to have dinner for my boyfriend's 26th birthday. There will probably be around 10-15 of us, all mid-late 20s. Looking for a place that's pretty young and with good food and booze, but not super expensive. Ideally around Dupont, U Street, or Adams Morgan so that we could go out to the bars afterwards. Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated.

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    humblegourmand Aug 28, 2008 01:07 PM

    Mama Ayesha's on Calvert (just north of the 18th St. strip) is great for groups....

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      MartinDC Aug 28, 2008 12:27 PM

      What do you think about Chi Cha Lounge on U Street? They have less formal seating options for a larger group, so mingling among 10 to 15 people will be easier. Then you can all order small plates of the Mexican/Central American/South American foods. The bar is pretty good, too.

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        katecm Aug 27, 2008 01:50 PM

        Are you looking for a room or a big table? Tabaq might be able to give you part of the roof if you ask nicely.

        1. monavano Aug 27, 2008 09:55 AM

          Mark and Orlando's in Dupont.

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