Washington, D.C. Journals

TenPenh - Amazing Asian in Washington DC

A July 2005 trip to Washington, D.C. by Alicia Maria

Quote: On a lark, my boyfriend of one year and I decided to travel from our home in Brooklyn, NY, to our capital city, Washington, DC, to celebrate our anniversary. We started with dinner at the highly recommended, TenPenh.


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In order to celebrate the anniversary of our first date, my boyfriend and I were seeking a romantic yet fun atmosphere with great food and a nice wine list. We were hoping to catch some local fare in the process, since it was my first time to the mid-Atlantic region. I’d read on Chowhound (http://www.chowhound.com) that TenPenh came highly recommended; served local seafood; and had a nice, romantic vibe, so I looked on the restaurant's website (http://www.tenpenh.com/about.htm ) and found that they recommended reservations. I was able to score an 8pm spot on Open Table (http://www.opentable.com), but one could easily have also done so by calling the restaurant directly. We were seated upon arrival, de...Read More

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on August 3, 2005

1001 Pennsylvania Avenue NW
Washington, District of Columbia 20004
(202) 393-4500