10 Flavorful Black Owned Restaurants in D.C.

Washington D.C. is not only home to the nations capital, but also some great black owned restaurants. From soul food to classic American cuisine, DC has something for everyone. Check out a few of the top rated below:

1.Ben’s Chili Bowl

One of DC’s most famous eateries serving chili dogs, burgers and more.


2. Indulj Resturant and Lounge


3. Honeysuckle

Chef Hamilton Johnson has built a career combining unique and familiar ingredients in nontraditional ways. At Honeysuckle, his South Carolina upbringing, passion for Nordic cuisine and dedication to classic techniques align in comforting, thoughtful food.

4. Po Boy Jim

Po Boy Jim is a family-owned restaurant that specializes Po’ Boys that are traditional and/or uniquely crafted. We aim to provide our patrons with high quality food and beverages in a casual, rustic environment, so that food, drinks, and customer service are the highlight of the experience.


5. Avery’s Bar & Lounge

6. Horace and Dickie’s

7. Capital Hill Crab Cakes

 This popular eatery serves up hot crab cakes, crab fries and hush puppies. Visitors say it’s definitely worth the trip!


8. Busboys and Poets – 14th and V


9. Oohh’s & Aahh’s

Featured on Drive in Dine in’s and Drive’s this popular soul food eatery serves up some of the southern classics.  Most popular is their shrimp and grits combo.


10. Georgia Brown’s 

Named one of Americas 100 Best Brunch spots, Georgia Brown is a local favorite! Did we miss any? Comment below your  favorite DC spots!

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