Dupont Circle has long been one of the favorable culinary destinations in Washington, DC. From new spots around the area to tried-and-true favorites we can’t get enough of, these are the restaurants in Dupont Circle to eat at now.
DC’s in-the-know foodies love Tredici Enoteca, our new Mediterranean bar and grill located on the ground floor of the St. Gregory Hotel. Head here for a delicious menu of Greek and Italian dishes, along with a pick-me-up like espresso, or cocktails like a blood orange screwdriver.
Tredici Enoteca. 2033 M St. NW
This popular restaurant provides simple Italian dishes paired with fantastic wines. It’s long been a destination for delicious pastas and antipastos in Dupont Circle. We’re fans of the squash and porcini raviolis, as well as the spinach-stuffed quail and duck sausage.
Obelisk. 2029 P St. NW
This Dupont Circle restaurant is one of the trendiest places to eat in the neighborhood. The main draw here is the vast selection of small Turkish dishes. Come here for classics like labneh and baba ghanouj as well as some fancier options like salmon roe mousse infused with truffle oil.
Agora. 1527 17th St. NW
No matter what neighborhood you’re visiting, it’s always valuable to locate the nearest reputable pizza joint. Pizzeria Paradiso is that place in Dupont Circle, and it serves a variety of wood-fired pizzas and beers from around the world.
Pizzeria Paradiso. 2003 P St. NW
This Asian-fusion restaurant in Washington, DC is a Dupont Circle favorite. Find classic Chinese, Thai, and Japanese dishes (including sushi) here. The design is sleek and modern, and the sidewalk patio is a plus during the warmer months.
Rakuya. 1900 Q St. NW