September 2, 2021

Seventeen Wharf Businesses Nominated in WCP's Best of DC 2021 Contest

September 2, 2021

The Wharf is proud to announce that seventeen businesses are nominated in a variety of readers' choice categories in the Washington City Paper's Best of D.C. 2021 contest. Support your local shops and restaurants by voting for the nominated businesses.

Cast your vote here


Best Doughnut - District Doughnut
Best Falafel - Falafel Inc
Best Japanese Restaurant - NaRa-Ya
Best New Restaurant - NaRa-Ya
Best Place to Have Dinner with Live Music - Pearl Street Warehouse
Best Raw Bar - Hank's Oyster Bar
Best Raw Bar - Rappahannock Oyster Bar
Best Restaurant with a View - Del Mar
Best Restaurant with a View - La Vie
Best Restaurant with a View - Officina
Best Sandwich - Grazie Grazie
Best Seafood Restaurant - Hank's Oyster Bar
Best Vietnamese Restaurant - Moon Rabbit


Best Rooftop Bar - Whiskey Charlie

Arts & Entertainment

Best Music Venue - The Anthem
Best Outdoor Movie Series - The Wharf


Best Bookstore - Politics & Prose
Best Handmade Apparel/Accessories - Shop Made in DC
Best Place to Buy Jewelry - Diament Jewelry


Best Dry Cleaner - The Press Dry Cleaning & Laundry
Best Shared Work Space - Pitch at The Wharf

Vote here to support your favorite Wharf Businesses

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