Whether you’re craving delicious tacos, or spicy chicken dishes, Guapo’s Restaurant is your stop for authentic Mexican food. The main dining room is warmly decorated with bright colors and artwork. You can also dine al fresco on the beautifully arranged front patio. Go for the huevos florentinos at brunch, or kickstart your Saturday night with a jalapeño margarita.
4515 Wisconsin Avenue, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 686 3588
Buck’s Fishing and Camping
Amid the hustle and bustle of DC, Buck’s Fishing and Camping is the perfect retreat. It features a cozy interior reminiscent of a cabin or mountain lodge. This delicious spot is prided as being locally owned, featuring a menu that is heavily based on locally grown produce, fresh meat and fish.
5031 Connecticut Avenue, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 364 0777
Check out this tasty, Indian culinary experience located in the heart of Tenleytown. The clean and modern interior is welcoming, and features an array of eastern-inspired artwork and frames. Whether you are in the mood for a traditional curry, or a more inventive twist on an old favorite, Masala Art is sure to satisfy your craving for Indian cuisine.
4441B Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 362 4441
Le Chat Noir
This French-inspired local restaurant welcomes you in with its elegant interior, featuring classic white tablecloths, beautiful chandeliers, and French windows that open out on to the local greenery. Whether you’re in the mood for a chilled glass of red wine, a delectable dessert, or an impressive meal, Le Chat Noir is the perfect place to relax and enjoy French cuisine in the Tenleytown area.
4907 Wisconsin Ave NW, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 244 2044
Café Olé features Mediterranean cuisine in an elegant dining room. It serves more than 30 different types of tapas, as well as more traditional fare. Whether you’re in the mood for more traditional cuisine, or one of the in house specialties, Café Olé is a great spot to try a variety of foods. This includes Spanish gazpacho – a cold soup made of raw vegetables.
4000 Wisconsin Avenue NW Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 244 1330
Crisp & Juicy
Crisp & Juicy features a range of locations throughout DC, but started out as the brainchild of a Peruvian couple who wanted to bring their love and knowledge of Peruvian-style chicken to the locals of DC. Now a well-established business, Crisp & Juicy is loved for its fast service and commitment to dishing out delicious and authentic Peruvian-style chicken dishes. They stay true to the traditional method of open-flame charcoal cooking.
4533 Wisconsin Avenue, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 966 1222
Matisse is renowned for its beautifully designed interior, featuring exposed white brick, elaborate custom chandeliers, plush golden upholstery, and a stunning wrought-iron staircase. Matisse features a full brunch menu in addition to traditional lunch and dinner menus. It is the perfect location for an elegant cocktail party or private affair.
4934 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 244 5222
One of the four renowned venues by famed chef, Bryan Voltaggio, Range is both family-friendly and elegant enough for a more adult night out. Located in the Chevy Chase Pavilion, The Range serves up American food with an edge, in a sleek and modern interior. Whether it’s a sharp cocktail, or a meaty burger that you are after, Range is the ideal place to go to.
5335 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Suite 201, Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 803 8020
The locally loved Yosaku dishes up tasty sushi and Japanese cuisine in an appealing dining room designed to resemble a traditional Japanese interior. It features long tables and warm decor. This sushi spot has been a community staple for years, and is the place to go for whatever Japanese delights you might be craving while in Tenleytown.
4712 Wisconsin Avenue NW Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 363 4453
The Satay Club, located in the heart of Tenleytown’s bustling commercial district, features dishes from all over Asia, such as Malaysia, Japan, and Thailand. It is housed in a warm and inviting interior. Step up to the sushi bar for a California roll or spicy tuna. Or, sit down for a traditional meal and take a look at the large and eclectic menu.
4654 Wisconsin Avenue, NW Washington, DC, USA, +1 202 363 8888