Seven DowntownDC Restaurants Earn Bib Gourmand


September 30, 2019

MICHELIN on Sept. 23 announced its Bib Gourmand 2020 list for the District which included seven restaurants in the DowntownDC Business Improvement District (BID). American/Chinese fusion restaurant, American Son, located in the Eaton Hotel (1201 K St) made its debut:

“Chef Tim Ma’s love letter to his parents is honest, heartfelt and posted on each menu,” state MICHELIN inspectors of American Son, located in the Eaton Hotel DC in Downtown. At this newly-minted Bib Gourmand, Ma, a second generation American, serves up flavors of his Asian heritage via French techniques.

DowntownDC Restaurants China Chilcano (418 7th Street), Jaleo (480 7th Street), Oyamel (401 7th Street), Sfoglina (1099 New York Ave), Unconventional Diner (1207 9th Street), and Zaytinya (701 9th Street) held their titles on the 2020 list.