5 Fantastic DC Restaurants with Halal Options

Muslim DC foodies, these five restaurants are delicious! Each one offers a different vibe, price range, and meal selections, but they’ve all got Muslim-friendly menus. Check ’em out!

1. SKWR Kabobline – $

SKWR is essentially a Mediterranean Chipotle. A great grab-and-go meal for dinner, or a chill place to get a decent lunch with coworkers in a short amount of time.


*Everything is halal except for the meatballs.


2. Busboys and Poets – $$

The options are limitless at Busboys and Poets; you can fine dine with Blackened Salmon and Flounder, or take the economical route with fried chicken or nachos. The amazing food is met with equally talented performers. Slam poetry and great music fill the air with young hipster vibes and an open space for all.


*Chicken is halal.

3. New Dynasty Chinese – $$

New Dynasty Chinese should be renamed to your new Chinese takeout joint. No further explanation needed.



*Everything is halal.

4. District Commons – $$$

District Commons is the cornerstone for capitals eats. The Upscale American Bistro lures all kinds of politicians and professionals eager to spill the details on the hill. Go for the hanger steak for dinner and fresh donuts for dessert. Definitely worth the calories.


*Creekstone Beef.


5. Blue Duck Tavern – $$$

For a more bougie date destination, try Blue Duck Tavern. Can be pretty pricey, but a great place for a special occasion.


*Creekstone Beef.