MVT Go-To Guide: Lunch

Friday December 2, 2022

Whether you’re looking for your next favorite lunch meeting spot or just ordering carryout to bring back to your desk, these MVT restaurants have you covered: 

A Baked Joint
430 K Street NW
A Baked Joint offers a variety of sandwiches made with their freshly-baked breads, savory toasts, soups and salads along with their all-day breakfast menu.

Baan Siam 
425 I Street NW
Baan Siam offers a wide menu of authentic Thai dishes available for take-out and dine-in. 

1025 5th Street NW
Along with their full menu, bartaco offers taco packs specifically built for carryout. Pick up a pack and assemble your choice of protein + toppings + tortillas for maximum freshness. 

901 4th Street NW
Enjoy grab-and-go options from this neighborhood coffee shop. 

Busboys and Poets
450 K Street NW
Busboys and Poets offers an eclectic menu of healthy-choice appetizers and entrees. 

Chez Lily
425 I Street NW 
Chez Lily serves up a variety of toasts and sandwiches along with their coffee and breakfast selections. 

1045 5th Street NW 
Have your pick of burritos, bowls, tacos, and quesadillas at the original “build your own” model fast-casual restaurant. 

476 K Street NW
A selection of dLeña favorites like Queso Fundido, Birria Barbacoa Tacos, and the dLeña Burger are offered for take-out and dine-in lunch service 11am-3pm on weekdays. 

Joe & the Juice 
400 K Street
Grab a smoothie, fresh juice or sandwich from Joe & The Juice for a health-conscious lunch! 

Little Beet
495 K Street NW 
Grab a bowl from this plant-inspired, vegetarian-friendly fast-casual restaurant! 

449 K Street NW 
Michelin restaurant trained Chef Elias Taddesse’s offers his triple-blend burger with new classics inspired by his Ethiopian heritage – come for the locally sourced beef burgers, stay for the Berbere Fries!

Ottoman Taverna 
425 I Street NW 
Be transported to Turkey on your hour lunch break with Ottoman Taverna’s a-la-carte and pre-fixe lunch menus available on weekdays from 11am-3pm. 

Papa Johns
924 5th Street NW 
Perfect for your next office pizza party! 

485 K Street NW 
Born from a desire to introduce Indian food in a fun and accessible way, Rahul and Sahil launched their fast-casual concept to DC five years ago and haven’t looked back since! Select from their menu of pre-designed bowls or make your own to enjoy for takeout or dine-in! 

Rebel Taco
508 K Street NW 
Enjoy traditional tacos and Mexican food made with bold and vibrant flavors at the recently-opened Rebel Taco! 

655 K Street NW 
Inspired by the street food of Tel-Aviv, Shouk’s plant-based menu offers innovative creations made exclusively from fresh vegetables, beans, grains, and lots of spices.

SOL Mexican Grill
655 K Street NW 
SOL Mexican Grill offers fresh fast-casual Mexican food.

Stellina Pizzeria 
508 K Street NW 
Select from Stellina’s menu of Italian classics like pizzas, sandwiches, and pastas or try out something from their Waffle Specials – exclusive to their Mount Vernon location! 

601 Massachusetts Avenue NW 
Pick up your customized salads and bowls at the new digital-only pick-up location in Mount Vernon! 

Toscana Market
414 K Street NW 
Order a sandwich or pizza from the Toscana Market counter and be sure to save room for one (or two!) of their famous Bomboloni for dessert! 

Tropical Smoothie Café
425 I Street NW 
Tropical Smoothies Café serves up wraps, flatbreads and sandwiches along with what else? Smoothies of course!