History

The U st. corridor has seen extensive revitalization over the last 15 years, more so in the late 2000's to present time. U St is lined with restaurants, bars, a few music venues and a few nightclubs, Probably the most iconic establishment in U st is Ben's Chili Bowl, founded by Ben Ali and his wife Virginia Ali (Rollins) on August 22nd 1958. Some notable people who have eaten at Ben's include the 44th President of the Unites States, Barack Obama, comedians Bills Cosby and Chris Tucker, Ted Koppel and singer Bono.

***Every year in May or June U St. has their own street festival named the Funk Parade***


History

Why Move Here?

U St is the present day party scene for those who have graduated from college and no longer wish to be Frat boys. U st is great if you want to be near night life, enjoy making midnight runs to get a half smoke or want to be in the epicenter of it all.

Why Move Here?
Why Move Here?

Where is it located?

the U st corridor stretches 9 blocks from the corner of 18th and Florida Ave NW to 9th and Florida Ave NW. U St has it own metro - The U St/ African American Civil War Memorial/Cardozo.


Area Listings

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Updated: 13th November, 2019 5:06 PM.