Timing and cuisines
Lunch and dinner are the preferred meals for dining out in the Washington area. Lunch is generally between 1200 and 1400. Dinner is usually eaten after 1830 or 1900.
The metro area has every kind of ethnic restaurant imaginable. Caribbean, Chinese, Ethiopian, French, German, Greek, Indian, Irish, Italian, Japanese, Mexican, Southwestern, Thai and Vietnamese are among the cuisines offered.