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Washington, DC Restaurants with a Great View


Washington DC has many fine restaurants with an elegant atmosphere. Which restaurants have the best view? Here are my top suggestions.

at the Hay Adams Hotel 16th and H Sts. NW, Washington, DC (202) 638-2570. Fine dining with a view looking out over Lafayette Park and the White House.

New Heights
2317 Calvert St. NW, Washington, DC (202) 234-4110 Enjoy New American cuisine overlooking Washington, DC’s beautiful Rock Creek Park.

3000 K St. NW, Washington, DC (202) 944-4200 Enjoy beautiful views of the Potomac River from this Georgetown restaurant.

Tony & Joes
3050 K St. NW, Washington, DC (202) 944-4545 Seafood restaurant on the Georgetown waterfront.

Sou' Wester
Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 1330 Maryland Avenue, SW, Washington, DC. (202) 787-6868. The regionally-influenced American restaurant features views of the Potomac River and Washington Harbor.

Odyssey Cruises
Gangplank Marina, 600 Water Street, SW, Washington, DC (202) 488-6030. Enjoy a 3-hour sightseeing tour with a 4-course meal, music and dancing.

Old Hickory Steakhouse
Gaylord National Resort, National Harbor, Maryland. (301) 965-4000. Stunning restaurant with intimate ambiance and sweeping views of the Potomac River.

Skydome Lounge
Doubletree by Hilton, Crystal City. 300 Army Navy Drive, Arlington, Virginia (703) 416-4100. Skydome Lounge is a revolving roof top lounge with a great view of Washington, DC.

See also, Rooftop Bars in Washington DC

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