Welcome to the Historic Anacostia Neighborhood of Washington, D.C.

The historic Anacostia neighborhood is quickly becoming one of the fastest-growing neighborhoods in Washington, D.C. The Washington Post has called it an “emerging neighborhood” that has managed to retain its “unique flavor” and Eater Washington, D.C. said “one big distinction that sets Anacostia apart from other food neighborhoods in Washington, D.C. is the focus tends to be on serving good food at a decent price.”

There are a number of restaurants and shops within easy access of Bowen Flats and lots of cultural and entertainment venues.

Area Landmarks

Culture & Entertainment

  • Anacostia Arts Center 1231 Good Hope Road SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Anacostia Community Museum 1901 Fort Place SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Anacostia Park 1900 Anacostia Drive SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Anacostia Playhouse 2020 Shannon Place SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Cedar Hill House (Frederick Douglass National Historic Site) 1411 W Street SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »

Restaurants

  • Art-drenaline Café 1231 Good Hope Road SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Capitol Hill Crab Cakes 1243 Good Hope Road SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Mama’s Kitchen & Pizza 2028 Martin Luther King Jr Avenue SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Tony’s Place 1400 Good Hope Road SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »
  • Uniontown Bar & Grill 2200 Martin Luther King Jr Avenue SE Washington, DC 20020 Visit Website »

Transportation

  • Anacostia Metro Station 1101 Howard Road SE Washington, DC 20020
  • WMATA Bus Stop Sheridan Road & Bowen Road Washington, DC 20020
Want to learn more about Bowen Flats?Contact Us