Capital Cuisine

Change has come in the form of a healthy dining scene favored by Washington insiders.

One indisputably successful element of Barack Obama’s capital-city tenure: while stressing over debt crises and international uprisings, he hasn’t put on a pound. Perhaps that’s because of a slew of wholesome restaurants that have hit DC in the past decade. The pre-vegan Bill Clinton had to resort to enchiladas and cinnamon rolls, but the District’s current residents have a wealth of healthy options at their disposal. In town for tomorrow's White House Correspondents' Dinner? Here’s where to eat well: