Rita’s (aka Rita Carryout, Mike & Rita’s West Indian Carryout), 3322 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 202-722-1868, west side of the road, a few blocks north of Irving, just south of the intersection with Morton. Closed Sunday. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [City Paper | openlist | Yelp]
CLOSED – See Esencias Panameñas
Not for all tastes, but a real treat in my book. Great goat curry, great atmosphere, very cheap. The beans are especially good. And they stock lots of grape soda. Try to park the car right in front of the restaurant where you can watch it, however.
See also Caribbean, and visit the cluster of places on Georgia Avenue NW, near the intersection with Rhode Island, they appear worth a visit, for the brave that is…