Classic Italian food with fresh ingredients is celebrated at Osteria Morini. This Navy Yard newcomer takes pride in its handmade pastas and authentic Italian dishes. The mortadella is their most ordered dish, with the crostini as a close second, and dessert is also available with options such as tiramisu and pesche. The atmosphere of Osteria is friendly, and the décor is very modern.
Address & phone number: 301 Water St SE Washington, DC 20003 (202) 484-0660
The strength of 100 Montaditos lies in its cheap prices on food and drinks. 100 Montaditos specializes in small sandwiches which are all priced under one dollar – popular choices include the garlic pork loin and meatball sandwiches. 100 Montaditos is in an ideal location, being right next door to the Washington Nationals stadium. Cheap drink specials are also offered during on certain National home games.
Address & phone number: 300 Tingey St SE #170 Washington, DC 20003 (202) 488-8500
Willie’s Brew & Que has mastered the art of low and slow barbecue cooking. Willie’s is in a prime location and with affordable prices and signature cocktails, its popularity has grown exponentially. Their specialty dish is the Memphis style ribs, and their most popular cocktail is their take on a Manhattan. Willie’s is also accommodating by catering to large outside events as well.
Address & phone number: 300 Tingey St SE Washington, DC 20003 (202) 651-6375
Leo’s chicken wings are extremely popular with D.C. locals. With 25 sauces and options for boneless or whole wings, Leo’s Wings does not disappoint. Leo’s does not offer inside dining, but delivery is inexpensive and fast. Prices at Leo’s are affordable, and they offer some of the best deals on food in the Navy Yard – plus, they offer a small breakfast menu that serves portions large enough to share or store for later.
Address & phone Number: 7 N St SW Washington, DC 20024 (202) 554-5367
Kruba Thai & Sushi has managed to distinguish itself from other Navy Yard restaurants while still offering affordable prices. Sushi and Thai food complement each other with their various textures and flavors, ideal for any palate. The dragon roll is their most popular sushi item, and the drunken noodles are their most popular Thai dish. Kruba Thai & Sushi also offers delivery, and be sure to try their signature cocktails.
Address & phone Number: 300 Water St Washington, DC 20003 (202) 484-0234