La Terraza, Alexandria VA

La Terraza is a superb Mexican bar and restaurant right off of King Street in Alexandria, VA. Full selection of authentic Mexican and American dishes will not leave you hungry for even a second. I highly recommend checking this place out!

Lincoln’s Bar-B-Que, Silver Spring MD

Lincoln’s Bar-B-Que is a no-frills barbecue restaurant in the heart of downtown silver spring, MD, that serves all your favorite meats cooked to perfection and some other interesting bites like their Fritos-based nachos served right out of a Fritos bag! I highly recommend checking them out if you’re looking to get your hands greasy with […]

Tropicana Majahual Restaurant, Takoma Park MD

Tropicana Majahual is a nice little Salvadorian restaurant hidden on Flower Avenue in Takoma Park, MD. Excellent authentic dishes including amazing seafood soup, red snapped as their pescado frito, and an excellent ceviche! I highly recommend checking them out if you’re in the area.

Moh Moh Licious, Washington DC

Moh Moh Licious is a Nepalese quick bite shop alongside a pretty good coffee and drink shop. Food is really good and drinks are even better! If you’ve never tried MO: MO:’s, I highly recommend checking this place out!    

Bond 45, National Harbor MD

Bond 45 is an excellent seafood-geared, upscale restaurant in National Harbor, MD. Food is excellent and plenty of dishes creative like the crab benedict and crabs on shrimp. I highly recommend checking this place out if you are in the area.

Archie Mercadito Gourmet, Aspen Hill MD

Archie Mercadito Gourmet is a superb and proud Peruvian place in Aspen Hill, Silver Spring, MD, but no matter how much you will love it, it is anything but easy to find! The elusive gem lies inside Lotte Plaza Market grocery with almost no outside signs pointing the way and it’s a real shame! All […]

BeClaws, Silver Spring MD

Louisiana Cajun meets… Asian cuisine kinda fusion?! Why not! Who said crawfish can’t go into ramen (well, I’m sure they would entertain this kind of request no problem)? But seriously, BeClaws is an AMAZING local growing mini-chain and their dishes do not disappoint. If you are in the Wheaton, MD, area I highly recommend you […]

Spice Xing, Rockville MD

Spice Xing has some tough competition in Rockville Town Center, MD, but offers modern spin on their Indian dishes and the rest of the standard fare including good old fries, wraps, and so on. Food here is superb and I absolutely and highly recommend checking them out! If you are in Bethesda area, their sister […]

Praline Bakery & Bistro, Bethesda MD

Southern tip of Bethesda hides Praline Bakery & Bistro – a real hidden gem of American cuisine and confectionery selection off of Sangamore Road. This place is definitely a must and I highly recommend checking it out!

El-Gavilan Restaurant, Silver Spring MD

El-Gavilan is a superb Salvadorian restaurant hidden away on Flower Avenue in Silver Spring. Dishes taste as amazing as they look, and I highly recommend checking this place out!

Passage To India, Bethesda MD

Passage To India in an excellent classic Indian restaurant right off of Cordell Avenue in Bethesda, MD. Food is excellent with plenty variety and buffet lunch and as well as superb decor and atmosphere are present. I highly recommend checking this place out if you’re in the neighborhood. Alternatively, their sister store Spice Xing in […]

Dessie Ethiopian Restaurant & Market, Silver Spring MD

Dessie Ethiopian Restaurant and Market is one of the best Ethiopian places in Wheaton area! Full menu of authentic dishes, served in giant platters covered with injera and delicious and spiced oils that soak right in! They also serve traditional Ethiopian coffee in a communal setting that is a welcome change of pace to the […]

Cameron’s Seafood, Rockville MD

Cameron’s Seafood is a local MD family chain that serves superb fried and broiled seafood, Maryland blue crabs, and many many more. I personally ate from the Rockville location for many, many years and highly recommend getting their takeout dishes!

Old Bowie Town Grille, Bowie MD

Old Bowie Town Grille is a fantastic family-run Irish-style restaurant and bar with a wide selection of classic and creative dishes and the best staff you’ve ever had the pleasure of serving you! I absolutely and highly recommend this place from their apps to their deserts! And they naturally carry and serve Tullamore Dew, that […]

El Gran Chaparral, New Carrollton MD

El Gran Chaparral is not only a superb authentic Mexican restaurant right under the inner loop of 495, but also a spacious pool hall. They definitely have some of the better eats and drinks you can get while playing pool in all of the DC area. I highly recommend checking Gran Chaparral out! If you’ve […]

Taco Mex, Silver Spring MD

Taco Mex is a nicely decorated Mexican restaurant on the edge of Silver Spring, MD, by Briggs Chainey Road. If you are in the area, I definitely recommend trying them out! And if you are in Wheaton end of Silver Spring, check out their sister restaurant Mi Mariachi.

Carmen’s Italian Ice, Rockville MD

Carmen’s Italian Ice is an excellent coffee shop right next to I270 North, but coffee is hardly their specialty (despite being amazing!) – it’s their Italian ice, gelatos, and custard! Don’t forget about their various flavored nuts too! I absolutely and highly recommend checking them out if you’re in the area!

Fontina Grille, Rockville MD

Right in the King Farm Village Center on the edge of Rockville, MD, is Fontina Grille – an excellent Italian restaurant with super selection of superb dishes! I highly recommend trying them out, from their various pastas to their steak house pizza!

Hen Quarter, Silver Spring MD

There are many excellent restaurants downtown Silver Spring, MD, but if you’re out for great chicken & waffles, then Hen Quarter is the place to go! From creative apps like pork belly pops to vegetable-loaded waffles and naturally their awesome fried chicken! Bar is no slouch as well with a huge selection of whiskey and […]