Coffee shop by day and wine bar at night, Northside Social is the kind of place that will come in handy on multiple occasions. Like when Jessica, that girl you vaguely remember from high school English class, randomly messages you on Facebook saying, “Let’s catch up!!” If you decide not to ignore her, have a casual lunch on the patio or grab drinks at the bar upstairs.
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The Italian Store
The massive subs and pizza by the slice at The Italian Store will make your Arlington lunch breaks a lot better.
Mussel Bar & Grille
Mussel Bar is a go-to when your parents are in town. Grab a seat on the patio if it’s nice out.
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Baked & Wired
Our favorite cupcakes in DC are from Baked & Wired, and you’ll find them slightly off the beaten path in Georgetown.
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Super Pollo is a reliable cheap eats option in Arlington with excellent Peruvian chicken.
Green Pig Bistro
A meal at Green Pig Bistro will be meat heavy and very good. Bring a big group and sit at the communal table.
In the middle of Clarendon, Cava Mezze is a solid spot for a Mediterranean group dinner or brunch.
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