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What tops oysters and booze? Oysters in booze. A couple of new restaurants (plus some old favorites) are offering some new twists on the oyster shooter. Here are five places to slurp and swallow up:


600 14th St. NW

Double oysters with tomato, beer, soy, and sweet onion chimichurri, $5

Teddy & The Bully Bar

1200 19th St. NW

Local oyster, Illegal Mezcal, Old Bay red sangrita, $10

Rappahannock Oyster Bar

1309 5th St. NE

Rappahannock—-odka, manzanilla sherry, curaçao, $6

Stingray—-gin, rosemary, honey, lime, $6

Olde Salt—-tequila, orange, grapefruit, grenadine, chili, $6

Hank’s Oyster Bar

Dupont, Capitol Hill, and Alexandria locations

Sake oyster shooter, $4

Old Ebbitt Grill

675 15th St. NW

Choice of any oyster with Absolut Peppar, horseradish, and cocktail sauce, $9

Photo of MXDC’s oyster shooter by Jessica Sidman