Las Gemelas Taqueria

Image: Juiced and Sauced. Last Updated: June 2022 Current Status: Sit-down dining and to-go/delivery available.  Open for lunch and dinner during the week.  Open at 9:00 a.m. on weekends. Overview: Nominees for the most surprising and welcome developments in D.C. dining is the boon in tacos in the last decade or so.  We have gone […]

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Taco City DC

Image: Fish, Al Pastor Last Updated: March 2022 Current Status: Now with three locations! Open Tues-Sun for dine-in, take-out and delivery. Overview: In a pleasant development for Washington, D.C., it is much easier to find a good taco without a trek nowadays (compare current conditions to even this 2015 list).  There is the concentration of […]

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Chaia

Image: Trio of Tacos Last Updated: November 2021 Current Status:  Chaia is up and running at both locations with sit-down and to-go options.  They have also opened a Bethesda location. Overview:  Chaia does veggie tacos insanely well.  They are balanced in flavor, texture and sauce (not quick to get soggy). The tortillas are made in […]

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Recommended Restaurant List – Updates

17 Degrees LIST and MAP of recommended restaurants updated, including @theberlinerdc and @chaiatacos. Added: Chaia – Mt. Vernon.  Adding the new location for an awesome vegetarian taco place, with few qualms that expansion will dilute their dedication to quality. The Berliner.  The old Malmaison is now a large beer hall with German inspired food.  Lots […]

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