What places give D.C. a neighborhood feel, where residents — and not just pols on the make — can hang out? Besides Ben’s Chili Bowl? The Post’s Clinton Yates leads a tour off the path of what “This Town” author Mark Leibovich calls “suck-up city.”
Millie & Al's The Adams Morgan stalwart known for its $1 Jello shots and no-nonsense pizza, recently celebrated its 50th anniversary in the Northwest neighborhood. And it’s got the decorations inside to prove it.Juana Arias/The Washington Post
Mumbo sauce pairs best with fried chicken from Chinese takeout spots, according to many D.C. natives. But high-end restaurants are now trying their own recipes. The Washington Post newsroom does a blind taste test to see which mumbo sauces takes the top prize.