Types of Cuisines That Should Definitely Exist in DC

Descriptions like “Italian” or “Chinese” don’t really cut it in 2016. Here are some labels we’d prefer.

Dowager French

Illustration by Claire McCracken.
Illustration by Claire McCracken.

See: Chez Billy Sud, Bistro Bis

Hipster Asian

Illustration by Claire McCracken.
Illustration by Claire McCracken.

See: Bad Saint, Momofuku CCDC

Virginia Piedmontese

Illustration by Claire McCracken.
Illustration by Claire McCracken.

See: The Inn at Little Washington

Key-Party Retro

Illustration by Claire McCracken.
Illustration by Claire McCracken.

See: The Riggsby

Designer Italian

Illustration by Claire McCracken.
Illustration by Claire McCracken.

See: Masseria, Centrolina

This article appears in our February 2016 issue of Washingtonian.

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