Fixed-price menus aren’t always worth the money—dish options can be limited, and flagging down the server during some all-you-can-eat brunches can feel trickier than getting a retweet from FLOTUS. Not so at these restaurants.
The place: PassionFish
11960 Democracy Dr., Reston; 7187 Woodmont Ave., Bethesda
The price: $19 for two courses.
Don’t miss: Seafood crepe; poached eggs with lobster and lemon hollandaise; lemongrass steak with vermicelli.
The place: Central Michel Richard
1001 Pennsylvania Ave., NW
The price: $27 for three courses.
Don’t miss: Goat-cheese Caesar salad; fried chicken and waffles; lemon “eggceptional.”
The place: Ambar
523 Eighth St., SE; 2901 Wilson Blvd., Arlington
The price: $39 for unlimited dishes and drinks.
Don’t miss: Cheese pie with cucumber yogurt; Balkan burger; tasting of spreads.
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