Washington, DC Food Crawls is an exciting culinary tour through this historic yet modern city. Discover hidden gems and long-standing institutions of the capitol. Each crawl is the complete recipe for the perfect tourist day, a new way to experience your own city, or simply food porn and great stories to enjoy from home. Get your hands dirty at Ben’s Chili Bowl, take on a slice of pizza bigger than your head, and get ready for some of the best Filipino food in the country. Put on your walking shoes and your stretch pants, and dig into the Capitol City one dish at a time.
Kimberly Kong is a Korean-American food and lifestyle blogger based in Washington, DC. A Juilliard-trained pianist, Kimberly scours the city for the best deals so she can live and eat like a queen without breaking her budget. She uses her blogs Nomtastic Foods and Sensible Stylista to teach readers her tricks and share her best finds. You can find her in Chinatown scarfing down $5 pork dumplings at Reren, hanging out in Columbia Heights indulging in $3 tacos at Mezcalero or enjoying delicious but affordable plant-based noms at Pow Pow before catching a show at the Rock & Roll Hotel. She’s been living in the area for the last 14 years, looking for deliciousness to feed your feed on the regular and is Thrillist’s DC host for their show “$5 Lunch."