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Quiz: How Many Restaurants Have Both You and the Obamas Visited?

Illustration by Hennie Haworth.
Illustration by Hennie Haworth.

As the local dining scene blew up over the past years, POTUS and FLOTUS were just as eager as the rest of us to eat at the city’s hottest spots. By our count, the First Couple dined out, together or individually, more than any other in recent memory—hitting at least 80 restaurants.

Take this quiz to see how you stack up against the outgoing first couple.

Staff Writer

Elaina Plott joined Washingtonian in June 2016 as a staff writer. She has written about her past life as an Ann Coulter fangirl, how the Obamas changed Washington, and the rise and fall of Roll Call. She previously covered Congress for National Review. Her writing has appeared in the New York Observer, GQ, and Harper’s Bazaar.