ByWater Solutions Presents a "Local's Guide to Washington D.C." for ALA 2022

Kendra Little, a member of our Systems Team at ByWater Solutions, is a Washington D.C. local and has offered up some recommendations for dining, drinks, and destinations in D.C.


Ted’s Bulletin

Ted's Bulletin is a place to savor The Every Day. We are your neighborhood restaurant, and open daily for all-day breakfast, lunch, dinner, and drinks–and our full menu is also available for pickup & delivery.

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Le Diplomate

Le Diplomate pays sincere homage to French cafe culture, providing a comfortable, versatile gathering place that’s become an anchor for Washington, D.C.’s resurgent 14th Street corridor.

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Stan’s Restaurant Cocktail Lounge

Washingtonians and visitors alike come to Stan’s year after year to enjoy the legendary cocktails and warm, friendly atmosphere that makes Stan’s a DC staple. Stan’s originated in Upper Northwest 48 years ago with the same great food, outstanding service and amazing drinks you’ll find today.

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12 Stories Bar

Boasting stunning panoramic views of the Washington skyline via its 13-foot floor-to-ceiling windows and outdoor terrace, 12 Stories is hospitality industry leader Gerber Group’s first D.C. property and is located atop The Wharf’s luxurious InterContinental Hotel.

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National Mall

For more than 200 years, the National Mall has symbolized our nation and its democratic values, which have inspired the world. The National Mall - the great swath of green in the middle of our capital city and stretching from the foot of the United States Capitol to the Potomac River - is the premiere civic and symbolic space in our nation.

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National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden

The National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden is the most recent addition to the National Gallery of Art in Washington, D.C. in the United States. It is located on the National Mall between the National Gallery's West Building and the Smithsonian Institution's National Museum of Natural History

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Library of Congress

The Library of Congress is the largest library in the world, with millions of books, recordings, photographs, newspapers, maps and manuscripts in its collections. The Library is the main research arm of the U.S. Congress and the home of the U.S. Copyright Office.

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