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Matt Huck

Some Local Advice - Washington Dc

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Hi,

Hopefully someone will read this before I travel.

I am living happily gluten-free in Sydney, Australia. I have to travel to a conference in Washington DC and am worried about finding my way around the gluten-free world in America!

Can anyone offer any advice - are normal supermarkets good for gluten-free products or do you need to look in helathfood shops etc? Eating out - I am a 32year old bloke and eat like one :) I have never travelled to the US before so am wary of the diet there - seems to be a lot of fried food (which is normally not gluten-free!)

Any suggestions would be gratefully accepted - I travel the second week of October, am staying at a Hilton hotel and attending a conference in the National conference centre.

Cheers

Matt

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Hello! I haven't found a lot to eat in DC except Chinese food (veggies with no soy sauce). Here are some links that list some places to try:

http://www.celiachandbook.com/dc.html

There is a Whole Foods in DC, great to find gluten-free food and a Trader Joes (not as much as Whole Foods but good):

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/pstreet/

http://www.traderjoes.com/locations.asp

Some larger food stores have a little or a lot of gluten-free food but not always.

Have fun!

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Thanks for the response. I am sure that I will be fine and appreciate the links you sent.

Cheers

Matt

Hello! I haven't found a lot to eat in DC except Chinese food (veggies with no soy sauce). Here are some links that list some places to try:

http://www.celiachandbook.com/dc.html

There is a Whole Foods in DC, great to find gluten-free food and a Trader Joes (not as much as Whole Foods but good):

http://www.wholefoodsmarket.com/stores/pstreet/

http://www.traderjoes.com/locations.asp

Some larger food stores have a little or a lot of gluten-free food but not always.

Have fun!

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