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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
DC
Food
Feel
Price
7.2
5.8
$15
We don’t need to tell you what to order—it’s all in the name

Here’s a brunch spot that’s true to its name: this café near Eastern Market whips up a creamy, transporting chocolate made with Dutch cocoa and served in an enormous white cup, and it pairs well with any of the rich homemade breads available (sliced, in a brunch basket, or by the loaf) for dunking.

Bread and Chocolate’s ethnic origins, however, are difficult to discern: while the name conjures up the Netherlands, the restaurant also serves several Norwegian smoked-salmon numbers, a… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
DC
Food
Feel
Price
8.6
5.5
$15
Some of the best tacos in the greater DC area are coming out of this little hole-in-the-wall

Don’t go to El Charrito Caminante expecting huge, overstuffed burritos with all sorts of random accoutrements. Don’t go expecting fried tortilla shells brimming with ground “beef,” bottled salsa, and guac. Go expecting tasty, cheap, and authentic tacos and pupusas, and you’ll be satisfied.

The joint is totally tucked away, a hidden Arlington gem. In the window, amateur pictures of the featured dishes serve as a forecast of things to come. The counter is lined with five or so stools for the… [More]