Where to Brunch This Weekend Near Elevation at Washington Gateway: Todd Gray’s Watershed in NoMa
Watershed offers a relaxed yet fashionable atmosphere with a roomy bar, chic dining room, modern decor, and expansive outdoor seating at the Hilton Garden Hotel in NoMa. Under the watchful eye of Executive Chef Joseph Paire, the kitchen turns out Southern-style comfort food alongside more modern “coastal cuisine.” Some of the crowd favorites at this eatery near Elevation at Washington Gateway include seafood gumbo, Southern-style shrimp, and crab macaroni, as well as the cheesecake dessert. Served between the hours of 11:30 a.m. and 2 p.m. on weekends, the brunch menu also attracts a crowd, with the powdered sugar-dusted French toast being a stand-out dish.
Though Watershed is a hotel restaurant, you’ll still see lots of neighborhood business people and residents stopping by for a quick lunch or for the happy hour specials after work — especially when the weather is nice and outdoor seating is available!
Todd Gray’s Watershed
1225 First St. NE
Washington, DC 20002