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The unexpected D.C. local that landed a 'House of Cards' cameo? Federalist Pig.

Nov 06, 2018 - Washington Post Blogs

The Frank Underwood-era of "House of Cards" has come to an end, and it brought down Freddy's BBQ joint with it.

For the final season of the Netflix political drama, producers replaced the fictional favorite restaurant of Kevin Spacey's deceased character with a real D.C. barbecue hotspot: Federalist Pig.

In one scene, Seth Grayson (played by Derek Cecil) gives a box of ribs to Doug Stamper (Michael Kelly). Grayson tells him that "they're from a place called Federalist Pig."