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Summer Dinner Parties Made Easy


From spacious modern kitchens to a rooftop grilling and lounging area, whipping up a dinner party at Legacy West End apartments in downtown DC is fun and easy.


What better way to enjoy a summer evening than putting together a delicious dinner to enjoy with friends on the rooftop deck at Legacy West End apartments in downtown DC.


Start the evening by prepping a light appetizer in your spacious kitchen


Stop by the FRESHFARM Dupont Circle Market, just a 10-minute walk from Legacy West End, and pick up a bundle of fresh ingredients from the over 50 farmers there.


Capital food magazine, edibleDC, calls goat cheese and blackberries a summer love affair. We suggest their warm goat cheese and blackberry salad with honey thyme vinaigrette. You’ll love your expansive kitchen island and all new, stainless steel ENERGY STAR® appliances while you whip up this tasty salad.


Grill up the main course


Once your guests arrive, head up to the elegant club lounge for drinks at the bar. While your guests sip on some wine, you can put the finishing touches on your salad in the entertainment kitchen.


Next, move outside to one of the rooftop seating areas and showoff the spectacular view of downtown DC. The outdoor kitchen has plenty of counter space to make grilling a go-to dinner choice for the summer. We suggest making these Mediterranean salmon skewers that are sure to wow your friends and family.


End the night with dessert


End your evening with an entertaining treat. The rooftop has a fire pit perfect for roasting marshmallows and making s’mores as you watch the twinkling nighttime lights of DC on the horizon.


Spacious kitchens and rooftop amenities make cooking dinner a breeze at the Legacy West End apartments in downtown DC. To enjoy dinner on a rooftop every night this summer, stop by Legacy West End to see your next home.