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Union Market

1309 5th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-7084
+1 301-347-3998
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Loved the Vibe - great knife shop - crazy characters

Our Airbnb hosts took us around Union Market. The offerings looked spectacular. Virtually every... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
LlewellynPatrick
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Sandton, South Africa
Great spot with lots of food choices

Funky, hip spot with lots of pop-up restaurants ranging in cuisine and price. My wife and I had... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
RedCycle
,
Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good39%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“korean tacos” (14 reviews)
“food stalls” (11 reviews)
“food stands” (7 reviews)
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1309 5th St NE, Washington DC, DC 20002-7084
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+1 301-347-3998
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our Airbnb hosts took us around Union Market. The offerings looked spectacular. Virtually every seat was occupied all the time we were there. If we were self-catering we would definitely have bought some of the produce. It all looked so good. I personally enjoyed the...More

Thank LlewellynPatrick
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Funky, hip spot with lots of pop-up restaurants ranging in cuisine and price. My wife and I had some amazing bowls from the Afghan spot Gorsha and our daughter had amazing pasta from Al Volo. There’s also ramen, bagels, pizza, seafood, bbq, Korean, and on...More

Thank RedCycle
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are visiting relatives for the weekend, and they brought us here for lunch. The food offerings fit many different tastes, and the quality is superb. The outside seating is casual and nice, and the inside is decent but so many patrons makes finding a...More

Thank Michael B
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Reviewed 16 March 2018 via mobile

If you can’t decide what you feel like eating definitely the place to come. From chicken soup to Ethiopian to Korean. We tried the Ethiopian which was fantastic as well as the empanadas which were good as well. Leave room for dessert the ice cream...More

1  Thank Richard C
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Reviewed 10 March 2018 via mobile

This place is a combination of small sit-down / take out restaurants, with extremely diverse offerings: from korean taco food to prescription soup 😊 and smoothies.Even a pizza sit-down restaurant, Bid Well. The place also has a store that offers raw meats, a bakery, a...More

Thank asbrossard
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Reviewed 6 March 2018

My husband and I were on a very quick overnight trip to DC in mid-January. Union Market was just a couple of blocks from our hotel so we walked down to grab lunch before hopping the Metro to the sights. So many choices, and the...More

3  Thank Missy D
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Reviewed 6 March 2018 via mobile

Union Market is a great local hangout with a wide array of food options with stalls from local companies. Foods from many difficult cultures make a decision hard as the choices are plentiful. When the weather is nice out, hanging outside is a nice addition...More

1  Thank Gregory L
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Reviewed 26 February 2018 via mobile

Pretty cool place. I was there for the first time yesterday while visiting The Bruery right around the corner. They tons of food vendors and most of it looks like pretty good stuff. I had A huge bowl of Miso Ramen soup from one stand...More

Thank Robmos70
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Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Great place for a wide range of choices. At our table we had Greek, Ethiopian, and I had BBQ. Excellent choices for dessert. This market is a real gem in a part of town that is seeing a lot of new construction. You won't be...More

Thank Mc21blue
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Reviewed 5 February 2018

The Union Market is an enclosed market with dozens of vendors offering fresh foods, prepared foods (lots of small restaurants), and beverages. It's a busy, fun place with a wide variety of options. We liked the spice shop, the butcher in the corner, and the...More

2  Thank NCDoc
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Elizabeth L
24 January 2018|
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Response from MstqMI | Reviewed this property |
As far as I remember, it's mostly food vendors. You can eat at some of them and there's a very nice sit down restaurant at one end.
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carriehibler4
11 January 2018|
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Response from bneverha | Reviewed this property |
I’m not sure...there is parking, what looked Iike a giant public lot, however we took the metro then walked.
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Dianne D
28 December 2016|
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Response from Greg W | Reviewed this property |
The market is on a slight grade, but nothing strenuous. I usually walk over from the nearest Metro and have never noticed the grade, as it is so gradual.
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