It's almost the weekend! There is no secret that I love a weekend brunch. Sometimes I stay in and cook, sometimes I go out.
Today I wanted to give a shout out to an awesome brunch I had at Hank's Oyster Bar last month. It all started when a friend told me her friend will be visiting DC and wanted me to give a few suggestions for touristy things to do. I love showing people around my city and sharing my favorite places to check out. Priya's friend Francesca was visiting DC for the first time and had scheduled a tour of the Capitol building late Saturday morning. I thought brunch in the Eastern Market area would be perfect. We met. Ate. Strolled around Eastern Market. Perfect!!!
I love that Hank's Oyster Bar starts each meal with a bowl of gold fish crackers. For free.
I had a Bloody Mary to start my brunch and it was awesome. Not too boozy. Spicy. Delicious.
We then ordered a few oysters to share. This was Francesca's first time eating oysters and I have a feeling it will not be her last.
For my main entrée I ordered smoked trout hash in dill sauce. I had to hold off from licking the plate.
And for dessert, each person dining at Hank's gets a free bowl of dark chocolate chunks. What a great idea!!! I wish every restaurant did this ;)
Where have you had brunch lately?