Sleep Inn & Suites Upper Marlboro near Andrews AFB
9310 Marlboro Pike
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
Phone: (301) 599-9400
Fax: (301) 599-0820
Langston Bar and Grille is a tribute to John Mercer Langston: a prominent leader of the African Americans. The menu features American favorites of nuggets, fingers, sandwiches, chops, fried chicken, crab cake, ribs, waffles and more. The restaurant, covered in dark shades and subdued lighting, offers a casual tavern like ambiance to dine in. Guests can enjoy their food or drink at the patio, while the cool breeze cocoons them.
Zest American Bistro is a sophisticated restaurant that makes you feel welcome with its cozy ambiance. Zest American Bistro is a dream come true for Amanda Briggs and her husband Steve, who wanted to create such a place for families to relax and savor fine American cuisine. The menu features local favorites of pasta, risotto, steaks, spaghetti carbonara, pork tenderloin and grilled dishes. They also have a special menu filled with goodies for kids. On Sundays, visit this place for a delectable brunch fare.
One of the few lesbian bars in town, Phase One has been open on Capitol Hill for years. You will often find regulars playing pool in this relaxed and friendly place. At night and on weekends, the amiable bar scene often gives way to a party atmosphere, when the occasional live band takes over.
The Banana Cafe is on Capitol Hill near Eastern Market. This popular restaurant serves Cuban, Puerto Rican and Tex-Mex dishes. The dining area is brightly lit with a tropical decor. The popular sounds of Latin music drift in from the piano bar. Stuffed yucca and plantain soup are perhaps the most exotic offerings, but there are also a number of fine poultry and vegetarian selections. The marinated pork carnitas are also extremely popular. Of special note is Sunday brunch.
An old vending machine warehouse on Capitol Hill, almost a century old, was transformed into a refined bistro known as Matchbox. With outlets at Rockville, Chinatown and MD, Matchbox is renowned for serving pizzas made in wood fired brick ovens. This restaurant on Capitol Hill is covered in wooden furnishing surrounded by brick walls, giving it an elegant vintage ambiance. Try out their signature Matchbox Meat pizza filled with bacon, pepperoni and sausage submerged in alluring gooey cheese. Guests can chose to dine at the patio while watching the world pass by.
Another gem in Matchbox group of restaurants, Ted's Bulletin offers a tantalizing fare of classic American cuisine. If you are craving for some typical local dishes like burgers, steaks, chips, lasagna, ribs, sirloin strips sausages, beef and other delights, then Ted's Bulletin is the place to visit. The restaurant, furnished with booths separated by wooden panels surrounded by brick walls lined with posters from classical thrillers, will transport you to the 1920s. This place also features a gorgeous L-shaped bar where you can enjoy some cocktails.
Named after Douglas Commercial 3, a passenger plane, which was operational during 1940's, this little hot dog restaurant draws inspiration for its recipes, from the good old days of aviation boom. Located in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, DC-3 serves some exceptional hot dogs, which are famous across the city. Their Half-Smoke dog, which is an icon in itself, still remains to be a favorite among many. Made by smoking some tender sausages, and topping them with cheese, mustard and onions, this hot favorite is made fresh to order. Other popular ones include Cincinnati Coney, Chicago 7, Corn Dog 2.99 and Tuscan Sonoran.
Warm rustic oranges and yellows welcome you into Osteria Morini at the Navy Yard. With indoor and outdoor seating, the patio is the perfect place for casual meal in pleasant weather. Chef Michael White’s DC outpost of his SoHo restaurant offers diners the same quality of food, friendly atmosphere and open kitchen as the original. Watch the expert chefs as they prepare favorites like Crispy Ravioli, Capelletti, Braciola amongst others. the wood-burning grill lends a delicious depth and flavor to the grilled dishes. Accompany your meal with a glass of Italian wine, or you can even bring your own, for a fee. Round off your meal with a mouth-watering selection of desserts like Affogato, Fragole and Gelati. For reservations, give them a call.
TaKorean gives an interesting twist to quintessential Korean food. Here patrons can enjoy Steaks, chicken, pork and tofu over the base of a corn tortilla with slaws like Kimchi and Spiced Kale. Season your dish with some Sriracha Sauce and Sesame Seeds and you have got yourself a delectable treat. In addition to the taco, these dishes are also served with bases like Slaw Bowl, Rice Bowl and both. Bottled drinks, draft beer, Sake and Soju perfectly quench your thirst. And seasonal desserts give an ideal finish to the fare. They have plenty of seating spaces and the place is absolutely child-friendly.
A place that definitely cannot be missed would have to be Montmartre. A typical French restaurant with lots to offer. A huge list of fine wine and a menu with excellent dishes such as carrot and ginger cream soup, blue point crab velouté with lump crabmeat, and homemade country paté with cornichons. You will sure get all your money's worth in this restaurant!
The Pursuit is a quaint wine bar, offering its guests a delightfully varied selection of wines by the glass alongside delicious cocktails, beer, and light eats. With its exposed brick walls and filament bulb lighting, the bar boasts an intimate and stylish ambiance, without being pretentious. The diner menu offers guests the opportunity to design their own grilled cheese sandwich from delectable ingredients like sourdough bread, brie, garlic aioli, bacon and dried dates. Charcuterie, cheese and fruit boards are available as well, alongside small bites and salads. The brunch menu is a delight in and off itself with waffles, eggs and bottomless mimosas on offer. Try a flight of wines for a more complete sampling of what the Pursuit has to offer.
Market Lunch is a must when visiting historic Eastern Market – especially for Saturday morning breakfast! Don’t let the long lines discourage. The wait is definitely worth the scrumptious breakfast and lunch. Market Lunch is mostly known for their famous Blueberry Buckwheat pancakes, simply called “Blue Buck,” and their Crab Cake Benedicts. Market Lunch serves an array of delicious breakfast foods including French toast, cheese grits and their large breakfast sandwiches and potatoes. For lunch, Market Lunch serves up their own home fried seafood, crab cakes, soft shell crabs, and hamburgers. The seating area at Market Lunch is very small and quite tight, but nobody seems to mind. Market Lunch is definitely worth it! -Shirley Hsieh