HOME > Chowhound > Washington DC & Baltimore >

Discussion

Dinner with my niece - a Terp

  • 3
  • Share

My niece is a freshman at Maryland, and I wanted to take her (and some friends) to dinner next Saturday night. I have a car and am willing to drive - as I gather College Park is not a nexus of decent restaurants. I am looking for something that is priced so that I can afford hungry students, but is interesting and someplace they may wish to return to at a later time. She is a fan of good Italian, and would like to be a fan of good French.

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
Posting Guidelines | FAQs | Feedback
Cancel
  1. Bistro du coin, French bistro dupont circle
    Mussel Bar, Belgian bistro in Bethesda
    2 Amy's rustic Italian and gourmet pizza near the national cathedral
    Jaleo, Spanish tapas in Bethesda as well as near Verizon Center downtown

    1 Reply
    1. re: dining with doc

      I like the Bistro du Coin suggestion. It's a bit loud and boisterous, but that is why they just might love it. Not stuffy at all.

    2. If you are interested in heading into DC I would go to Dino's for Italian---rustic, laid-back, neighborhood vibe with great food. Or Bistro D'Oc for French. It's a wonderful little french bistro with great duck confit, steak frites, profiteroles etc. Your niece will feel like you whisked her off to Paris for the evening. :)

      -----
      Bistro D'Oc
      518 10th St NW, Washington, DC 20004