Washington, DC

Andrew Zimmern visits Washington, DC, for Salvadoran favorites, food trucks that feed hordes of hungry federal workers, and takes a trip back into history to taste what our forefathers ate. Whether it's a ...

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Jaleo

Chef Jose Andres shows Andrew some of the classics he offers on the menu at two of his restaurants. Jaleo is known for its tapas menu. They have paella, sea urchin, cones of marmalade, and goat cheese and more.

480 7th Street NW, Washington, DC 20004

 
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La Chiquita

Andrew visits La Chiquita, known to have the best pupusas in DC. Andrew has yuca frita, made with cassava root; curtido, a mix of pickled cabbage, onion and carrots; fried baby sardines; and pupusas stuffed with meat and sometimes cheese.

4819 Annapolis Rd, Bladensburg, MD 20710

 
See & Do
La MegaMart

Andrew meets up with chef Juan Antonio Rivera at this international supermarket to check out the diversity of food. Andrew samples sapote, a soft, sweet fruit, and loroco, a Central American plant.

2340 University Blvd, E Hyattsville, MD 20783

 
Travel
Ronald Reagan International Airport

Ronald Reagan International Airport is about 15 minutes from the Washington, DC, attractions including The White House and Washington Monument.

1 Aviation Cir Washington, DC 20001

 
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The Source

Snakehead fish is a new item on the menu at the Wolfgang Puck restaurant The Source. Andrew samples oolong tea-smoked snakehead, and snakehead marinated in chilies, then batter-fried and served with Thai curry sauce.

575 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington, DC 20565

 

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