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The Resy Guide to D.C.’s Essential Steakhouses


In a city filled with partisan gridlock (and actual gridlock) there is at least one thing most Washingtonians can agree on — sitting down to enjoy a nice juicy steak. After all, D.C. steakhouses have long been a fixture in a town known for power lunches and lobbying receptions.

Of course, there is much more to Washington than politics or hunks of red meat, but it seems steakhouses have bipartisan support. So, from old-school specimens, with dim lighting and leather booths, to modernist restaurants with an extensive menu of wagyu beef, these steak spots are simply a cut above in our nation’s capital.