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Staff Picks – THE LANTERN

Staff Picks

Georgetown Neighbors

Photos by the Murrell Creative Group, used with permission

Food

  • Boulangerie Christophe – French pastry shop, located south of the Lantern at 1422 Wisconsin Ave NW.
  • Bistrot Lepic & Wine Bar – award-winning French bistro, just north of the Lantern at 1522 Wisconsin Ave, NW.
  • Farmers, Fishers, Bakers – Upscale casual restaurant, on the waterfront at 3000 K Street, NW.
  • Fiola Mare – Upscale seafood restaurant by Fabio Trabocchi, on the waterfront; 3050 K St NW (enter at 31st and waterfront).
  • Martin’s Tavern – Intimate American restaurant (where JFK proposed to Jackie), located south of the Lantern at 1264 Wisconsin Avenue, NW.
  • Martin’s Tavern – Intimate American restaurant (where JFK proposed to Jackie), located south of the Lantern at 1264 Wisconsin Avenue, NW.
  • Thomas Sweets – legendary ice cream, chocolate, and frozen yogurt, on Wisconsin at 3214 P Street.

Shops

  • Crumbs & Whiskers – Cat café, offering coffee and macaroons (reservations highly recommended); located south of the Lantern at 3109 M St NW.
  • Hill and Dale – LP records and posters and photographs celebrating musicians and live performance. South of the Lantern and the Canal at 1054 31st Street, NW.

Culture

For more information about Georgetown, please visit the BID’s page at http://www.georgetowndc.com.

Around DC

  • Lapis – Modern Afghan restaurant with a coffee shop and lounge featuring Lantern books for sale (the same family owns Bistro Lepic and Bonaparte).
  • Kramerbooks & Afterwords Café – Independent bookstore and café, located in Dupont Circle, at 1517 Connecticut Avenue, NW.
  • East City Books – Independent bookstore on the Hill, at 645 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE, #100.
  • Politics and Prose – Independent bookstore and café, located in Chevy Chase at 5015 Connecticut Avenue, NW.

Bryn Mawr College

For Book Lovers

  • Book Seer: Ask the Book Seer what to read next.