christmas eve dinner recommendations for d.c.?
my husband and started a tradition a few years ago to go out for dinner with my mom and his dad on christmas eve.
for the past three years, we've gone to dogwood in baltimore -- since we lived there -- but now that we have moved closer to d.c., we're looking to change our christmas eve venue.
any suggestions for a nice dinner on christmas eve?
+ prefer it to be in d.c. close to a metro stop is a bonus.
+ aiming for about $250 check (know that goes farther in baltimore!) -- family is not big drinkers; dad-in-law and i will prolly split a bottle of wine.
+ fairly open on cuisine -- new american/seafood is a crowd-pleaser though.
thanks for your help in advance!
We hit Black Salt for good seafood before Xmas Eve services.
4883 MacArthur Blvd., Washington, DC 20007
According to Open Table there seem to be a number of good options. Ris is a great choice. A few other places you might want to check out are: Ardeo, Dino (maybe they'll do an Italian Seven Fish Feast!), Urbana or Bibianna.
I second Bibianna, you might also consider Proof. Blacksalt is lovely, but not near a metro. Of course we did 701 last year with Mom and really loved the food there are the live piano music on Christmas Eve.