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BRUNCHIN’ THE DISTRICT

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While you can find all of my brunch posts under the “Food” category, occasionally I will be posting about my brunches on weekend getaways and travel. For your convenience, I’ve created this DC brunch page. You can easily find only my DC area brunch posts here.

BRUNCHIN' THE DISTRICT

CHIC AND LEISURELY BRUNCHING – FIG & OLIVE

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“On weekends, we brunch…” but let’s be honest, there are some weekends when you just want to do absolutely nothing! You know, those messy hair, braless, don’t-get-out-of-your-pajamas all day kind of weekends where cuddling with “bae,” or curling up with a good read, or just cozying in the sheets with Netflix is the only thing on your weekend agenda. Well the Saturday I ended up at Fig & Olive was intended to be one of those days. It was a…

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BRUNCHIN' THE DISTRICT

Brunch With Swag – B Too

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Imagine biting into a waffle stuffed with fresh lobster meat! I know… sounds heavenly doesn’t it (cues hallelujah music)? Well I’m just here to tell you that there’s a place in DC that you can find this delicacy and it’s called B Too. Located on 14th street in the Logan Circle neighborhood, B Too is a Belgian restaurant whose brunch menu has so much swag it could very well be the Beyoncé of DC brunches. I first tried B Too’s lobster…

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No Basic Brunch – Convivial

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Shaw has surely stepped up its restaurant game lately with the opening of many new hot spots in the past two years. Convivial is one such restaurant, which brought fancy French-American fare to the neighborhood. The restaurant opened in 2015 and has already made its mark in the District, earning the #4 spot in Washingtonian’s “100 Very Best Restaurants.” The fried chicken and waffle, Convivial’s most popular brunch dish, has taken Instagram by storm. It was teasing my taste buds for way…

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BRUNCHIN' THE DISTRICT

Brunch on a Budget – Fuego Cocina y Tequileria

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I first heard about Fuego Cocina from a coworker who raved about it being her go-to brunch spot in Clarendon. When she mentioned that it was just $19 for a three course Mexican meal with $2 brunch cocktails, this Brunch Belle may have gotten a tad too exited. Let’s be honest… this brunching lifestyle can get expensive! A brunch entrée alone can cost almost $19 at many DC restaurants; and three course or bottomless DC brunches usually run between $29 to $39. So I…

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CharmTastic Brunch – Tabard Inn

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If you are a Washingtonian, you are likely aware that Tabard Inn’s brunch has become a staple of Washington, DC, long holding the coveted spot as the city’s best brunch. So naturally I had to make it the subject of my first DC brunch post. I am a bit ashamed to admit however, that I only recently tried their brunch menu. I know what you are thinking… how can I call myself the Brunch Belle right? But hold up; don’t…

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