Our favorite grilled cheese sandwiches
Fiola da Fabio Trabocchi is one of Our favorite grilled cheese sandwiches.

1. Fiola da Fabio Trabocchi

8.9
678 Indiana Avenue NW (entrance on Indiana Ave NW), Washington, D.C.
Italian Restaurant · Penn Quarter · 66 tips and reviews

Best Bites B.Best Bites Blog: Fabio Trabocchi's grilled buffalo-mozzarella-with-basil sandwich accompanies a steaming bowl of rustic Tuscan-style tomato soup.

Bob & Edith's Diner is one of Our favorite grilled cheese sandwiches.

2. Bob & Edith's Diner

8.5
2310 Columbia Pike (at S Wayne St), Arlington, VA
Diner · Penrose · 118 tips and reviews

Best Bites B.Best Bites Blog: This 24/7 diner uses white bread and orange American-cheese singles to make grilled sandwiches that taste like what you probably had as a five-year-old—and are still good.

Founding Farmers is one of Our favorite grilled cheese sandwiches.

3. Founding Farmers

9.3
1924 Pennsylvania Ave NW (20th St NW), Washington, D.C.
New American Restaurant · Foggy Bottom · 658 tips and reviews

Best Bites B.Best Bites Blog: For its grilled cheese, this farm-to-table eatery makes its own wheat bread, which is piled with a cheesy trifecta: Muenster, Gruyère, and white cheddar.

Quarry House Tavern is one of Our favorite grilled cheese sandwiches.

4. Quarry House Tavern

8.4
8401 Georgia Ave (at Bonifant St.), Silver Spring, MD
Dive Bar · 114 tips and reviews

Best Bites B.Best Bites Blog: Cheddar, pepperjack, and provolone unite in this subterranean saloon’s sandwich, creating loads of gooey goodness. Amp it up with crispy bacon or tomato slices.

Rabbit is one of Our favorite grilled cheese sandwiches.

5. Rabbit

3035 Clarendon Blvd (btwn N Garfield & N Highland Sts.), Arlington, VA
Sandwich Place · Clarendon - Courthouse · 20 tips and reviews

Best Bites B.Best Bites Blog: This Clarendon salad shop serves a Southern-style grilled pimiento cheese laden with sharp cheddar.