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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
DC
Food
Feel
Price
4.2
4.9
$30
A nice outdoor patio can’t make up for veggie-friendly food that isn’t that good

With both blue-plate and “green-plate” specials—is there anything that’s not trying to be “green” these days—Luna is a vegetarian-friendly diner that caters to a Dupont Circle lunch and brunch crowd. Its location, outdoor patio (which can be reached by walking through the kitchen), and reasonable prices—plus the ever-charming kitsch of solar-system murals—make it attractive to the neighborhood’s young demographic. (Note that the Luna Grill in Arlington is under different ownership.) The waitstaff is as pleasant and mediocre as the food: they’re… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
DC
Food
Feel
Price
8.8
9.1
$20
A fun place with delicious meat, any hour of the night

The name translates as “Honey Pig,” and that should give you a good idea of how much fun you’re going to have here. This is easily the most enjoyable place to eat Korean barbecue in the DC area, and it’s also one of the best.

Picture an entire room full of rows of smoke hoods, under which people are occupied with one thing only: having a grand old time. The dark, expansive, low-ceilinged room sizzles all night long with frying… [More]