Best shopping in D.C.

Check out the top shopping in D.C., reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Old Town
1. Old Town
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54 local reviews
Old Town, Alexandria
NeighborhoodPolitical
Rob
This historic town dating back to the 1700's is located in Virginia and is easily accessible via metro. Take t…
Greg
Old Town Alexandria is a famous historic area that is great for shopping, photos, or just walking around. It h…
Jen
Great parks, dining and shopping scene. Accessible via King Street Metro, or less than 5 miles driving. Wate…
1. Old Town
1. Old Town
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54 local reviews
Old Town, Alexandria
Rob
Rob
This historic town dating back to the 1700's is located in Virginia and is easily accessible via metro. Take the yellow/blue line towards Fr…
Greg
Greg
Old Town Alexandria is a famous historic area that is great for shopping, photos, or just walking around. It has beautiful homes, a waterfro…
Jen
Jen
Great parks, dining and shopping scene. Accessible via King Street Metro, or less than 5 miles driving. Waterfront views. Great parks, wa…
2. Washington
2. Washington
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38 local reviews
Washington, Washington
LocalityPolitical
Debra
The nation's capital features museums, historical monuments, excellent dining, sightseeing tours, C&O canal, a…
Eric
Fun-filled Capitol of the US -- great sightseeing, shopping and dining.
Kerrie
The Lincoln Memorial is an American national monument built to honor the 16th President of the United States, …
2. Washington
2. Washington
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38 local reviews
Washington, Washington
Debra
Debra
The nation's capital features museums, historical monuments, excellent dining, sightseeing tours, C&O canal, and shopping in Georgetown.
Eric
Eric
Fun-filled Capitol of the US -- great sightseeing, shopping and dining.
Kerrie
Kerrie
The Lincoln Memorial is an American national monument built to honor the 16th President of the United States, Abraham Lincoln. It is located…
3. Georgetown
3. Georgetown
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91 local reviews
Georgetown, Washington
NeighborhoodLocalityPolitical
Rob
Posh historic college-town neighborhood: Great for window shopping and dining. Check out the historic canals a…
Mingo
I have been heading to Georgetown since I was in high school to go shopping and it still remains one of my fav…
Cari
For those who know New York, Georgetown is our "Fifth Avenue," or "Madison Avenue." Shopping AND nightlife. Ge…
3. Georgetown
3. Georgetown
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91 local reviews
Georgetown, Washington
Rob
Rob
Posh historic college-town neighborhood: Great for window shopping and dining. Check out the historic canals and the beautiful waterfront vi…
Mingo
Mingo
I have been heading to Georgetown since I was in high school to go shopping and it still remains one of my favorite places to shop, eat, and…
Cari
Cari
For those who know New York, Georgetown is our "Fifth Avenue," or "Madison Avenue." Shopping AND nightlife. Getting to be a lot of national …
4. 14th St NW
4. 14th St NW
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22 local reviews
14th St NW, Washington
Route
Ria
Lots of shopping, vintage, modern, fun restaurants and bars along this stretch.
Christopher and Rebecca
14th street between P & V is great for shopping, dining and people watching
Helen & Journey
Restaurants, bars, nightclubs, shops and theater venues along an 8-block stretch of 14th Street, from V Street…
4. 14th St NW
4. 14th St NW
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22 local reviews
14th St NW, Washington
Ria
Ria
Lots of shopping, vintage, modern, fun restaurants and bars along this stretch.
Christopher and Rebecca
Christopher and Rebecca
14th street between P & V is great for shopping, dining and people watching
Helen & Journey
Helen & Journey
Restaurants, bars, nightclubs, shops and theater venues along an 8-block stretch of 14th Street, from V Street down to Rhode Island Avenue.
5. Columbia Heights Station
5. Columbia Heights Station
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49 local reviews
3030 14th St. NW, Washington
(202) 962-1234
Subway stationTransit stationPoint of interest
B. Ryan
This metro station has a little bit of everything. Target, Marshalls, Bed Bath Beyond, and Best Buy for shoppi…
Paul
Columbia Heights Shopping Center Mall is only one Metro stop away. Enclosed Mall stores include: Target, Bes…
Chris And Shawanda
About a block or so farther from us than the Georgia Ave station, but its right in the heart of the neighborho…
5. Columbia Heights Station
5. Columbia Heights Station
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49 local reviews
3030 14th St. NW, Washington
(202) 962-1234
B. Ryan
B. Ryan
This metro station has a little bit of everything. Target, Marshalls, Bed Bath Beyond, and Best Buy for shopping. Food options are many: Chi…
Paul
Paul
Columbia Heights Shopping Center Mall is only one Metro stop away. Enclosed Mall stores include: Target, Best Buy, Marshall's, Bed Bath & …
Chris And Shawanda
Chris And Shawanda
About a block or so farther from us than the Georgia Ave station, but its right in the heart of the neighborhood, surrounded by restaurants …
6. DC USA
6. DC USA
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13 local reviews
3100 14th Street Northwest, Washington
Open now
+1 202-232-4047
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Roya
Variety of restaurants from Tavern gourmet (The Heights) to Mediterranean (CAVA Mezze) to Mexican to Vietnames…
Jorgen & Barbara
Busy Colombia Heights shopping mall- with Target, Best Buy, etc. Also many restaurants, and Colombia Heights M…
Tom
DC USA is the largest shopping complex in DC with Target, Best Buy, Bed Bath and Beyond, Discount Shoe Warehou…
6. DC USA
6. DC USA
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13 local reviews
3100 14th Street Northwest, Washington
Open now
+1 202-232-4047
Roya
Roya
Variety of restaurants from Tavern gourmet (The Heights) to Mediterranean (CAVA Mezze) to Mexican to Vietnamese to Chipotle and Z Burger and…
Jorgen & Barbara
Jorgen & Barbara
Busy Colombia Heights shopping mall- with Target, Best Buy, etc. Also many restaurants, and Colombia Heights Metro Station
Tom
Tom
DC USA is the largest shopping complex in DC with Target, Best Buy, Bed Bath and Beyond, Discount Shoe Warehouse, Marshalls and more.
7. U St NW
7. U St NW
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12 local reviews
U St NW, Washington
Route
Steve
Bars, restaurants, live music, shopping, cafés, etc. Lots of foot traffic and street life and stuff to do.
Wanda
More food and shopping on U Street and Shaw. Lots of new, cools spots. There's actually a place called Anxo …
Edmond
U Street NW is the vibrant "hot spot" known as the Metropolis. Famous "Ben's Chili Bowl", Lincoln Theatre and…
7. U St NW
7. U St NW
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12 local reviews
U St NW, Washington
Steve
Steve
Bars, restaurants, live music, shopping, cafés, etc. Lots of foot traffic and street life and stuff to do.
Wanda
Wanda
More food and shopping on U Street and Shaw. Lots of new, cools spots. There's actually a place called Anxo which is a cidery and pinxos B…
Edmond
Edmond
U Street NW is the vibrant "hot spot" known as the Metropolis. Famous "Ben's Chili Bowl", Lincoln Theatre and over a hundred restaurants an…
8. Safeway
8. Safeway
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21 local reviews
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Laura and Johnny
Quick shopping for essentials
Melissa
More affordable food shopping is within easy reach
Rob And Agneta
The other grocery store.
8. Safeway
8. Safeway
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21 local reviews
Laura and Johnny
Laura and Johnny
Quick shopping for essentials
Melissa
Melissa
More affordable food shopping is within easy reach
Rob And Agneta
Rob And Agneta
The other grocery store.
9. Dupont Circle
9. Dupont Circle
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36 local reviews
Dupont Circle, Washington
NeighborhoodPolitical
HelloB&B
Dupont is a great spot for restaurants and shopping. Restaurants here are top notch and shops range from bout…
Michael
An upscale neighborhood with good dinning and shopping options. Fun night life as well.
DreamB&B
Dupont is a great spot for restaurants and shopping. Restaurants here are top notch and shops range from bouti…
9. Dupont Circle
9. Dupont Circle
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36 local reviews
Dupont Circle, Washington
HelloB&B
HelloB&B
Dupont is a great spot for restaurants and shopping. Restaurants here are top notch and shops range from boutique to high-end.
Michael
Michael
An upscale neighborhood with good dinning and shopping options. Fun night life as well.
DreamB&B
DreamB&B
Dupont is a great spot for restaurants and shopping. Restaurants here are top notch and shops range from boutique to high-end.
10. Georgetown Cupcake
10. Georgetown Cupcake
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24 local reviews
3301 M Street Northwest, Washington
Open now
+1 202-333-8448
BakeryFoodStore
Maya
DC's most famous dessert shop in the Georgetown shopping district: Perfect for a quick stop after all day shop…
Jeannie & Julio
Georgetown is full of great shopping. Just go to M street NW and walk the area. Georgetown Cupcake is a good…
Turner
Georgetown cupcakes live up to their reputation. Fantastic cupcakes for $3.50 a cake (worth it!). Explore the …
10. Georgetown Cupcake
10. Georgetown Cupcake
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24 local reviews
3301 M Street Northwest, Washington
Open now
+1 202-333-8448
Maya
Maya
DC's most famous dessert shop in the Georgetown shopping district: Perfect for a quick stop after all day shopping
Jeannie & Julio
Jeannie & Julio
Georgetown is full of great shopping. Just go to M street NW and walk the area. Georgetown Cupcake is a good anchor in the area -- their c…
Turner
Turner
Georgetown cupcakes live up to their reputation. Fantastic cupcakes for $3.50 a cake (worth it!). Explore the historic Georgetown area while…
11. Giant Food
11. Giant Food
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36 local reviews
1345 Park Road Northwest, Washington
+1 202-777-1077
Grocery or supermarketFoodStore
Patrick and Rob
Our local grocery two blocks from the house — for larger shopping runs.
MaryJo
You have to pay a 5 cent fee for each plastic bag you use at any store in DC. Feel free to use the reusable s…
Chris And Shawanda
The nearest grocery supermarket.
11. Giant Food
11. Giant Food
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36 local reviews
1345 Park Road Northwest, Washington
+1 202-777-1077
Patrick and Rob
Patrick and Rob
Our local grocery two blocks from the house — for larger shopping runs.
MaryJo
MaryJo
You have to pay a 5 cent fee for each plastic bag you use at any store in DC. Feel free to use the reusable shopping bag of mine under the …
Chris And Shawanda
Chris And Shawanda
The nearest grocery supermarket.
12. Reston Town Center
12. Reston Town Center
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15 local reviews
11900 Market Street, Reston
Open now
+1 703-579-6720
Shopping mallPoint of interestEstablishment
Dee
Restaurants, shopping, theater, outdoor ice rink in winter, outdoor concerts, beauty salons and spa, fountain …
Lowell
Reston Town Center hosts a variety of unique shops and services. Come experience the charm and elegance of bri…
Denise
Many restaurants, lots of shopping, Bowtie theatres, outdoor ice rink in winter, outdoor concerts in summer, …
12. Reston Town Center
12. Reston Town Center
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15 local reviews
11900 Market Street, Reston
Open now
+1 703-579-6720
Dee
Dee
Restaurants, shopping, theater, outdoor ice rink in winter, outdoor concerts, beauty salons and spa, fountain and promenades.
Lowell
Lowell
Reston Town Center hosts a variety of unique shops and services. Come experience the charm and elegance of brick lined streets and lovely ar…
Denise
Denise
Many restaurants, lots of shopping, Bowtie theatres, outdoor ice rink in winter, outdoor concerts in summer, salons, hotel, fountain and pr…