Dupont Circle, Washington D.C.

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1367 Connecticut Ave NW

Washington D.C., 20036

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  • 2 mentions in Best areas in Washington, D.C. for foodies?

    • marilyn t.

      marilyn t. said, "...first DC venture, Le Diplomate brasserie. Chef Michael Schlow at Tico is another James Beard winner, serving Mexican / Spanish cuisine. Dupont Circle- people line up for prix-fixe Thai food at Little Serow just next to one of the best restaurants..." See More

    • Lincoln M.

      Lincoln M. said, "... Dupont Circle is a spectacular place for a foodie to rome around! There's a wide variety of casual and fine dining restaurant in the area. Scion Restaurant for brunch, Golden Brown Delicious for a casual indulgence of fried chicken and doughnuts, Boqueria..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Where to stay outside of the city?

    • Jodi R.

      Jodi R. said, "...on airbnb where you can likely find cheaper rates than for hotels and stay closer to the city. I live in Dupont Circle and highly recommend this and the surrounding areas, all easily metro accessible to downtown. You could also look outside..." See More

    • peggy r.

      peggy r. said, "...right on the Maryland line. Try the Embassy Suites there. Many restaurants from casual to sit down are in the area. Dupont Circle in a great area to stay with several hotels and many restaurants as you travel along Connecticut Avenue...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best hotel near museums

    • David F.

      David F. said, " more neighborhood activity and nightlife in the evening as you move away from the Mall, especially near Logan Circle , Dupont Circle, the 14th & U Street NW Corridor, Georgetown , and parts of downtown near Chinatown , and Capitol..." See More

    • Brian Y.

      Brian Y. said, "... Dupont Circle is a great place to stay. Take the metro red line to the National Mall and see all of the Smithsonian museums for free. Then back to Dupont for some great restaurants at night. Chinatown would also be another option...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best area to stay and hotels in D.C.?

    • Polly B.

      Polly B. said, "...where you can go kayaking or paddleboarding. The downside is that there's no metro stop, so I wouldn't advise staying there. Dupont Circle up to Kalorama Heights is a more neighborhood-y area with embassies, restaurants, and bars. You can find some good..." See More

    • Georgia G.

      Georgia G. said, "...locations, like the Gallery Place, but it is very crowded. Georgetown (Washington DC) is also really nice, but not Metro friendly. Dupont Circle is pretty nice, but you will have to Metro to areas like the Smithsonian stop to access museums and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best free things to do in Washington, DC?

    • Cristiane G.

      Cristiane G. said, "...Zoological Park (seeing the pandas is a must!). If you can, check out DC's most famous neighborhoods including Georgetown (Washington DC), Dupont Circle and Adams Morgan. To get around, I recommend walking or using bike share. Another option for transportation is the..." See More

  • 1 mention in How to make the most of three days in DC

    • Erin M.

      Erin M. said, "...if you are up for a lively, party scene. There are some great restaurants and bars on the H Street Corridor. Dupont Circle is beautiful for a walk during the day. Head to Georgetown if you want high-end shopping. Cleveland Park and..." See More

  • 1 mention in What's the best way to experience Washington DC like a local?

    • Perla D.

      Perla D. said, "...Visit Georgetown (Washington DC) ,Adams Morgan and Dupont Circle for great bars,restaurants and museums. Massachusetts Ave NE is full of historical houses that has been converted to Embassies. Union Station has a great farmers market. Aside from National Gallery of Art, Smithsonian..." See More

  • 1 mention in Kid-friendly things to do in Washington DC that aren't museums

    • Alejandra V.

      Alejandra V. said, "...venture too far outside of DC, the National Zoological Park is near by Rock Creek Park and it's a fun activity. Dupont Circle is also a fun place to people watch, picnic, or generally just hang out. It has a fountain and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Must hit shops and boutiques in Washington D.C.?

    • Diana E.

      Diana E. said, "...There's a Kate Spade since you like designer but my favorite boutique shop would be Sherman Pickey right up the street. Dupont Circle has a great shopping too. A lot of smaller boutiques like Proper Topper and if you want some seriously..." See More

  • 1 mention in Restaurants for business meetup & solo dining

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...ambience is great, the food excellent, and the prices are decent too. My favorite burger is at the Burger Joint at Dupont Circle...." See More

  • 1 mention in What to do with teens on spring break?

    • Tiffany W.

      Tiffany W. said, "...Lebanese food at the The Pita House . We also like the BGR the Burger Joint which has a place at Dupont Circle and in Old Town Alexandria . My daughter just chimed in that she loves the National Museum of Crime..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best non-government themed/non-Smithsonian attractions?

  • 1 mention in What neighbo(u)rhood should I stay in to equate to East London?

    • Anita M.

      Anita M. said, "...well personally, but I'm always hearing of new concept restaurants and bars opening up around there. Aside from that I think Dupont Circle is also a good balance of nice restaurants, shops, and fun people-watching but you wouldn't find anything especially trendy/unique...." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the most popular neighborhoods in D.C.?

    • peggy r.

      peggy r. said, "...have an unlimited budget, you need to rely on the Metro system, cabs, walking and the Washington Circulator. I would suggest Dupont Circle. Not far from the monuments, The White House and other areas, there is a Metro stop there so..." See More