The 4 best spots to score vinyl records in Washington

Shopping for vinyl records?

Hoodline crunched the numbers to find the top vinyl record spots in Washington, using both Yelp data and our own secret sauce to produce a ranked list of where to venture next time you're in the market for vinyl records.

1. Songbyrd Record Cafe

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Topping the list is Songbyrd Record Cafe. Located at 2477-2475 18th St. NW in Adams Morgan, the spot to score vinyl records and refreshments — like coffee, tea and sandwiches — is the highest rated vinyl record shop in Washington, boasting four stars out of 173 reviews on Yelp.

2. Som Records

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Next up is the U Street Corridor's Som Records, situated at 1843 14th St. NW (between North Swann and North T streets). With 4.5 stars out of 51 reviews on Yelp, the spot to score vinyl records has proven to be a local favorite.

3. Old City Market and Oven

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Capitol Hill's Old City Market and Oven, located at 522 K St. NE (between North Sixth and North Fifth streets), is another top choice, with Yelpers giving the convenience store, eatery and vinyl records shop 4.5 stars out of 40 reviews.

4. Hill & Dale Records

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Hill & Dale Records, a spot to score vinyl records and more in Georgetown, is another much-loved go-to, with 4.5 stars out of 24 Yelp reviews. Head over to 1054 31st NW, Suite 010 (between North Canal Street and Blues Alley), to see for yourself.


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