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2.4 miles from Washington National Cathedral
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PRICE RANGE
$15 - $20
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
CUISINES
American, Cafe
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Table Service, Wheelchair Accessible
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All reviews chicken and waffles fried green tomatoes salmon potatoes crab cakes fries burger service was great neighborhood eatery
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Reviewed January 8, 2020 via mobile

The small cafe style eatery is good for a quick brunch and a light dinner with a neighborhood clientele, mostly couples, friends, and solos. The food is quite tasty, especially the blackened tilapia, ginger shrimp pasta, and cajun jambalaya pasta. It has take out as...More

Date of visit: December 2019
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Reviewed January 7, 2020 via mobile

This restaurant is in historical DC on upper 14th Street. The changes in the neighborhood are welcomed and it brings lots of good eats like this location. When I first walked in to meet with my friends I was a little unsure of where I...More

Date of visit: January 2020
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Reviewed June 29, 2019 via mobile

We were out looking for a place to have dinner and decided to try Highlands. We were pleasantly surprised by the great atmosphere and welcoming staff. We enjoy some drinks at a great price for DC standards and some delicious food. I had the salmon...More

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed June 4, 2019 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by our Air B&B host and he did not steer us wrong! The service is friendly, there is fresh coffee, the food is fantastic, and fast! Great local cafe for fast, fresh, food with generous portions.

Date of visit: June 2019
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Reviewed March 20, 2019

After much research on the best "Chicken and Waffles," we chose Highlands to celebrate the birthday of my nephew. We loved the cozy atmosphere and the service was great ! It was a peaceful respite from the typical loud restaurant these days, which allowed for...More

Date of visit: March 2019
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Reviewed February 13, 2019 via mobile

I love this place small quaint little place. The food is very very good! The only downside is that it is very small so they can not accommodate large groups very well. But if you are in the area and want a good meal, they...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed October 23, 2018 via mobile

I ordered a delicious shrimp curry here along with a good glass of reasonably priced Argentinian wine. Also tried fried green tomatoes. The menu vacillated between familiar choices and some more exciting specials. The lovely mural in the wall, friendly staff and generally cheerful environment...More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed September 4, 2018 via mobile

My wife and I are staying briefly with my daughter and her husband in DC and they took us to this tiny restaurant around the corner for dinner. Oh my goodness...the cajun gumbo was simply superb. Not to mention the owner was so welcoming and...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed May 31, 2018

The chicken and waffles are the bomb! I have had several things on the menu I love the breakfast here this is a must try!

Date of visit: March 2018
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Reviewed May 28, 2018

Ate brunch here with friends who live in the area. Unassuming from the outside, but great food and service inside. Not a lot of seating but lots of people coming and going. Chicken and waffles were a great choice and serving portion was large. Also...More

Date of visit: April 2018
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Response from Prawet J | Reviewed this property |
I went at night and no table outside then. I know they have a few tables on the side walk. As a rule of thumb, I saw people with dogs on the side walk seating in other places. If you have to tie the dog at a post, the... More
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