More-substantial plates worthy of attention include chicken tagine with olives and preserved lemon ($6 to $15) and the signature sandwich ($8), spread with fig jam, Brie, slices of pear, and walnuts. While you wait, check out the quirky-cool collection of poetry paperbacks and cookbooks.
Great Takeout: Figs Fine Food
Comments () | Published December 3, 2008
Figs Fine Foods
Address: 4828 Macarthur Blvd., NW, Washington, DC 20007
Neighborhood: Upper Northwest, Palisades
Cuisines: Lebanese, Middle Eastern, Grocery Store/Market
Opening Hours: Monday through Friday 11 to 8, and Saturday noon to 8.
Price Range: Inexpensive
Noise Level: Intimate
Reservations: Not Needed
Website: Click here to open in new window.
Best Dishes Beet salad; bulgur wheat salad; chickpea salad; carrot salad; orzo with feta; hummus; labne; baba ghanoush; turkey meatballs; bastilla; eggplant ratatouille; chicken tagine; turkey/pickle sandwich; sandwich with fig jam, Brie, and pears.