If you’re planning on hosting Christmas dinner this year, you’re probably already planning on spending every minute from when the kids open their presents to when they go to sleep cooking in your RESA kitchen. However, with all of the amazing restaurants nearby open for Christmas dinner, there’s no need to spend Dec. 25 cooking over a hot stove.
Kick back this Christmas and enjoy items such as baked ham, prime rib, roasted Brussels sprouts and gingerbread without ever picking up a single pan. These eateries near your RESA apartment have all of your Christmas wishes on their tables!
La Piquette, located at 3714 Macomb St NW, Washington, DC which is worth every minute of its 16 minute drive from your RESA apartment, is a convivial Gallic-themed bistro with a chalkboard menu featuring classic French fare and wines.
Executive Chef Francis Layrle prepares dishes with farm raised and seasonal fresh ingredients. The bar offers a carefully curated wine selection and house cocktails. La Piquette presents an authentic bistro atmosphere the way it is meant to be: fun, simple and delicious.
Lupo Verde Osteria Palisades, located at 4814 MacArthur Blvd NW, Washington, DC which is an 18 minute drive from home, is a vintage setting for Italian pastas, appetizers and grilled items in an intimate room.
Here, enjoy authentic, rustic, Italian fare featuring a variety of small plates, house-made charcuteries, breads, cheeses and antipasti as well as a boutique wine list with 83 wines available by the bottle. Plus, the 95-seat restaurant is located within a 3,200-sqaure-foot, three-story restored building.
3714 Macomb St NW, Washington, DC 20016
4814 MacArthur Blvd NW, Washington, DC 20007