Dine

Dining in Kensington

From international and organic dining to cupcakes and pizza, there is a cuisine for every palate in Kensington.

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Baklava Couture

Baklava Couture

Small batch baklava, cookies, sweet and savory pastries, breads and other house-made and imported goods that define our Greek heritage. Available for catering, special orders and beautifully packaged gourmet gifts!

Store Hours:
Mon-Tues 9am-4pm, Wed-Fri 9am-6pm, Sat 9am-4pm, closed Sunday

10560 Metropolitan Ave.
301-648-1403

 

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Baskin-Robbins

Baskin-Robbins

Specializing in ice cream, hard & soft serve, sundaes, ice cream cakes, and milk shakes. Look for their flavor of the month!

Store Hours: Daily 11-10pm.

10592 Metropolitan Avenue
301-942-1998

 

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China Gourmet

China Gourmet

Authentic Chinese Food.

Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11:30-10, Friday & Saturday 11:30-10:30

3739 University Blvd W
301-946-9400

 

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China Gourmet

China Gourmet

Authentic Chinese Food.

Hours: Sunday-Thursday 11:30-10, Friday & Saturday 11:30-10:30

3739 University Blvd W
301-946-9400

 

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Chipotle Mexican Grill

Chipotle Mexican Grill

Fast Mexican food creations like burritos, burrito bowls, crispy tacos, soft tacos, salads, chips & guar, and kids menu.

Hours: Daily 11am-10pm.

10526 Connecticut Avenue
240-292-7927

 

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Continental Pizza

Offering some of the best pizza and cheesesteaks around town.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10-8:30.

10532 Connecticut Ave
301- 949-9797

Country Cupboard Tea Room

Serving salads, hot and cold sandwiches, gyro, tea, and ice cream to hungry shoppers.

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday,Friday 9-5, Thursday 9-8, Saturday 10-5, and Sunday 11-5

3750 Howard Avenue
301-933-1226

 

Crisp & Juicy

Crisp & Juicy

Peruvian chicken made fresh to order with fast service!

10534 Connecticut Ave.

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The Dish & Dram

The Dish & Dram

Comfort food with an international twist – dishes that reminds us of sitting around the table with friends and family here and around the world with a focus on seasonal, farm fresh and local ingredients.The cocktail list includes favorites from near and far, as well as “drams” of Irish and Scotch whiskies.

Hours: Tuesday to Thursday 11:30-9, Friday 11:30-9:30, Saturday 9-9:30pm

10301 Kensington Parkway
301-962-4046

 

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The Dish & Dram

The Dish & Dram

Comfort food with an international twist – dishes that reminds us of sitting around the table with friends and family here and around the world with a focus on seasonal, farm fresh and local ingredients.The cocktail list includes favorites from near and far, as well as “drams” of Irish and Scotch whiskies.

Hours: Tuesday to Thursday 11:30-9, Friday 11:30-9:30, Saturday 9-9:30pm

10301 Kensington Parkway
301-962-4046

 

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Donut King Cafe & Deli

Donut King Cafe & Deli

Donut King & Queen have been making hand crafted donuts and more in their shop daily since 1979. We also have a grill and serve breakfast all day as well as sandwiches and cafe drinks.

Hours: Monday-Friday 5am-7pm, Saturday 6am-6pm, Sunday 6am-3pm

3727 University Blvd W
301-949-3464

 

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Donut King Cafe & Deli

Donut King Cafe & Deli

Donut King & Queen serves made-to-order breakfast sandwiches and platters. For lunch they have cold sandwiches as well as paninis and wraps.

Hours: Monday-Friday 5am-7pm, Saturday 6am-6pm, Sunday 6am-3pm

3727 University Blvd W
301-949-3464

 

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Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Five Guys Burgers and Fries

Burger and fries with over 250,000 possible ways to order a burger.

Hours: Daily 11am-10pm

10510 Connecticut Avenue
301-933-5400

 

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Frankly Pizza

Frankly Pizza

Simple, bold flavored hearth-style pizza using house-made toppings and natural ingredients.

Hours: Wednesday-Friday Lunch 11:30am-9pm – Dinner 4:30pm-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 11:30am-9pm

10417 Armory Ave.
301-832-1065

 

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Frankly Pizza

Frankly Pizza

Simple, bold flavored hearth-style pizza using house-made toppings and natural ingredients.

Hours: Wednesday-Friday Lunch 11:30am-9pm – Dinner 4:30pm-9pm, Saturday & Sunday 11:30am-9pm

10417 Armory Ave.

301-832-1065

 

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Howard Deli

Serving breakfast, lunch, and cold beer. Dinner is served on weekdays.

Hours: Monday-Friday 6am-6pm, Saturday 7am-6pm, Sunday 8am-5pm

4222 Howard Ave
301-897-8300

Java Nation, Inc.

Java Nation, Inc.

Java Nation is a full service coffee house and café with a globally eclectic, European-style feel.

Hours: Monday-Friday 6am-6pm, Saturday 7am-6pm, Sunday 8am-5pm

15016 Connecticut Avenue

301-327-6580

 

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Java Nation, Inc.

Java Nation, Inc.

Java Nation is a full service coffee house and café with a globally eclectic, European-style feel and full bar.

Hours: Monday-Friday 6am-6pm, Saturday 7am-6pm, Sunday 8am-5pm

15016 Connecticut Avenue
301-327-6580

 

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JennyCakes Bakery

JennyCakes Bakery

A tiny bakery nestled in Old Town Kensington right behind the Safeway. Featured items are cakes and cupcakes, muffins and bread, cookies, pies, bread and quiche.

Hours:  Tuesday through Saturday 8am-6pm.

10419-B Armory Avenue
240-388-9989

 

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K Town Bistro

K Town Bistro

K Town Bistro is a family operated restaurant nestled in the heart of Historic Kensington that serves a variety of international cuisine.

Hours: Lunch Tuesday-Sunday 11am-3pm, Dinner Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday 5pm-10pm, Friday and Saturday 5pm-11pm

3784 Howard Avenue
301-933-1211

 

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K Town Bistro

K Town Bistro

K Town Bistro is a family operated restaurant nestled in the heart of Historic Kensington that serves a variety of international cuisine.

Hours: Lunch Tuesday-Sunday 11am-3pm, Dinner Tuesday-Thursday and Sunday 5pm-10pm, Friday and Saturday 5pm-11pm

3784 Howard Avenue
301-933-1211

 

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Kay

Kay's Diner II

Diner food serving breakfast and lunch. Carry-out or eat in.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 6-3:30.

10509 Metropolitan Avenue
301-949-2199

 

Kensington Pizza and Kabob

Kensington Pizza and Kabob

A staple in Kensington for over 20 years, we offer nothing but the best for our customers. Whether you are in the mood for delicious kabobs, fresh oven pizzas, or home made lasagna, they have it all! Enjoy beer and wine in store.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-10pm, Sunday 12pm-8pm

3701 University Blvd West
301-933-2600

 

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Kensington Pizza and Kabob

Kensington Pizza and Kabob

A staple in Kensington for over 20 years, we offer nothing but the best for our customers. Whether you are in the mood for delicious kabobs, fresh oven pizzas, or home made lasagna, they have it all! Enjoy beer and wine in store.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 10am-10pm, Sunday 12pm-8pm

3701 University Blvd West
301-933-2600

 

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Manny

Manny's Pizza and Sub Shop

Serving Kensington pizza and subs.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 11-9, Sunday 12-8.

10592 Metropolitan Avenue
301-942-1577

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Old Town Market

Old Town Market

Serving Kensington wonderful homemade soups, hot an cold and sandwiches, pastries made from scratch, local cheeses, and coffee, beer and wine.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 7am-8p,, Sunday 8am-7pm

10251 Kensington Parkway
301-942-2294

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Old Town Market

Old Town Market

Serving Kensington wonderful homemade soups, hot an cold and sandwiches, pastries made from scratch, local cheeses, and coffee, beer and wine.

Hours: Monday-Saturday 7am-8p,, Sunday 8am-7pm

10251 Kensington Parkway

301-942-2294

 

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Red Ginger

Red Ginger

Authentic Chinese and Asian cuisines with a vegetarian corner and healthy options selection. Pick-up, delivery, catering or eat in.

Hours: Monday-Thursday 11am-10pm, Friday-Saturday 11am-10:30pm, Sunday 12pm-10pm

10525 Summit Avenue
301-896-0732

 

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Starbucks

Starbucks

There are two Starbucks locations in Kensington, both on Connecticut Avenue.

Coffee shop with drive thru.

Hours: Monday-Friday 5am-10pm, Saturday 5:30am-10pm, Sunday 6am-9pm

10821 Connecticut Ave
301-942-0953

Coffee shop inside the Safeway

Hours: Daily 5am-9pm

10541 Connecticut Ave
301-945-4273

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Talia

Talia's Cuzina

Featuring Mediterranean/Italian Cuisine to include salads, sandwiches, pasta and sides.

10560 Metropolitan Ave.
240-483-7285

Open Monday-Saturday 11am-7pm

 

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