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Washington, D.C. Restaurants

DGS Delicatessen

  • 1317 Connecticut Ave. NW Map It
  • Dupont Circle
  • Deli

Updated 05/23/2014

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Your favorite Jewish grandma might be thrown for a loop by this precocious reboot of her staple dishes—what, regular kasha varnishkes were so boring, they had to throw Middle Eastern harissa spices in with the buckwheat-pasta mix?—but she will be won over by the traditional matzo ball soup at this popular new comfort-food outpost. Even when she's not in town, the younger set will get a kick out of chef Barry Koslow's take on favorite New York deli items, like

the "loaded latke" potato pancake topped with jalapeño, for a bargain price during happy hour. (One more touch Grandma will appreciate: the initials in the title hark back to a long-departed local Jewish chain, District Grocery Stores.)

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1317 Connecticut Ave. NW, Washington, District of Columbia, 20036, United States

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Updated 05/23/2014


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