Go Out List
A Former Miss D.C. Doffs Her Crown at These Spots
Miss District of Columbia 2006 and KStreetKate blogger Kate Michael, 26, told washingtonpost.com's Going Out Guide that these are her hot spots:
1.Mendocino Grille and Wine Bar
"This wine bar/restaurant is the perfect place to relax and enjoy some unique blends and cheese samples while catching up with friends. I'm a regular at the bar!"
2917 M St. NW, 202-333-2912
2. The Blaguard
"Fun people. Large serving glasses. A jukebox. Enough said."
2003 18th St. NW, 202-232-9005
"Soul food and a dose of D.C. history."
2007 14th St. NW, 202-797-7171
"Two reasons this place makes the list: One, Omar is one of my favorite bartenders in town, and two, I can't get enough of the lobster risotto."
1909 K St. NW, 202-955-9494