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The 10 Best Brunch Spots In Potomac Heights, Washington D.C.
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The 10 Best Brunch Spots In Potomac Heights, Washington D.C.

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Updated: 7 December 2016
A neighborhood in the Palisades area of Washington, DC, this largely residential area boasts a small-town feel, hidden away from metropolitan DC. Potomac Heights is conveniently located within a short drive of some of the best brunch spots that DC has to offer; we list some of the best.
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Café Deluxe

The cheerful, pink exterior of Café Deluxe sits well with the residential, small-town appeal of Potomac Heights. This traditional diner boasts a laid-back charm, and a great brunch menu. It is the ideal spot for a family gathering. Their menu boasts all the brunch staples, such as eggs benedict, as well as a generous list of brunch cocktails and specialty drinks.

3228 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 686 2233

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Et Voila!

This small, quaint shop hides some delicious treats inside. If you’ve got a sweet tooth, Et Voila! is the place to go for some traditional Belgian food. Check out their extensive list of Belgian beers and cocktails, and sample one of their tasty crêpes while you’re there.

5120 MacArthur Boulevard NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 237 2300

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Praline Bakery and Bistro

Whether you’re after a hearty meal, or some sweet treats, Praline Bakery and Bistro is the perfect stop to satisfy either craving. This popular restaurant features a wide variety of freshly baked sweets, as well as delicious food. Go for the vegetarian quiche, or the omelet of the day, and then satisfy your after-brunch sweet tooth with Praline’s signature walnut dacquoise cake.

4611 Sangamore Road, Washington, DC, USA, +1 301 229 8180

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Al Dente’s Italian Restaurant

The beautifully designed interior of this Italian restaurant does not detract from its great food. The stunning island bar, and bright, rich colors, makes brunching here a warm and attractive experience. Check out Al Dente’s pre-fixe brunch menu, which allows you to choose a brunch cocktail, a starter, and a main dish.

3201 New Mexico Avenue, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202-244-2223

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Peacock Café

Just a few minutes from Potomac Heights is Peacock Café, featuring a sleek and elegant ambiance and terrific outdoor seating. The brunch here is eclectic and rich, featuring a full list of delicious smoothies that you can customize to your taste. The Peacock is a great place for food allergies as well, featuring an amazing, gluten-free cinnamon french toast. Sip on a great smoothie, and enjoy the Peacock’s signature brunch specialties.

3251 Prospect Street, Washington DC, DC, USA, +1 202-625-2740

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Blacksalt Fish Market and Restaurant

Blacksalt Fish Market and Restaurant is well-known for its fresh catches, as well as its elegant and renowned restaurant. Their brunch menu features classic brunch staples, such as eggs Benedict, and poached eggs chesapeake, as well as some dishes that showcase their locally caught fish, such as the eggs pontchartrain.

4883 MacArthur Blvd NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 342 9101

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Check out this amazing Mexican restaurant in Glover park for a unique brunch experience. Surfside offers traditional Mexican fare in addition to a great brunch menu on Saturdays and Sundays. The colorful exterior and warm dining room adds to the wonderful experience.

2444 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 380 9353

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La Piquette

La Piquette is a charming and beautifully decorated little restaurant with a dedication to whipping up authentic French cuisine. Their brunch is not to miss as it features plenty of staple cocktails, delicious pastries, waffles, and egg dishes.

3714 Macomb St NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 686 2015

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Leopold’s Kafe

This amazing café features an eclectic range of breakfast and brunch items from around the world. Travel to various European countries through Leopold’s Kafe’s culinary experience, with à la carte dishes from Germany, France, or the Mediterranean.

3315 M Street NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 965 6005

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Town Hall

This restaurant and bar has a warm and friendly atmosphere with its classic American brunch menu served daily. It’s recommended that diners go for Town Hall‘s chorizo and eggs, or the blueberry flapjacks. Make sure you check out their delicious cocktail menu too.

2340 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 333 5640