Table For Two, Outside? D.C.'s 12 Most Stellar Alfresco Dining Spots

The best possible way to enjoy the sunshine? Dining outdoors, of course. And luckily, Washington has more than its fair share of stellar alfresco dining options. Whether you're looking to soak up the sunset on a rooftop or grab a seasonal bite in a romantic garden setting, there's probably an excellent spot in your hood.
But, just in case you don't know exactly where that spot is, we've rounded up the best of the best: cozy gardens, breezy rooftops, sunny patios, and waterfront decks that'll have you feeling like you're on vacation, even if you're just a few blocks from home. Click through to see our picks, and make your Friday-night reservations now.