Best People-Watching Restaurants in Washington, D.C.


Eclectic cuisine and Pop Art decor are just a few of the reasons why the who's who of DC frequent these buzzworthy restaurants. If you're lucky, you might even rub elbows with Michelle Obama at one of these spots.

Marcel's by Robert ...

Belgian • West End

Food28 Decor26 Service28 Cost$95
Rasika West End

Indian • West End

Food28 Decor25 Service26 Cost$51
Central Michel Richard

Penn Quarter/Chinatown

Food26 Decor21 Service23 Cost$54
The Oval Room

American • White House/World Bank

Food26 Decor23 Service25 Cost$69
Bistro Bis

French • Capitol Hill

Food26 Decor23 Service24 Cost$55

Italian • Penn Quarter/Chinatown

Food24 Decor18 Service21 Cost$43
Le Diplomate

14th Street Corridor

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