Food & Dining

Food & Dining

10/15/2014 - 9:12am
While DC residents await voting representation in Congress, a group of residents is ensuring that we have other important state-relevant icons in place when we achieve such status. On Saturday, September 20, the 5th Annual DC State Fair was... >>more
10/07/2014 - 10:42am
Festival season is drawing to a close in the District, and it’s time to settle down and enjoy the cooler temperatures. As the leaves change color, let’s take a moment to examine recent H Street NE happenings, and to look forward to... >>more
10/06/2014 - 1:00pm
Washington DC has become quite the theater town, and thankfully many restaurants have stepped up with pre-theater (or pre-event, as some now call it) menus that offer three courses for a discounted price, along with a guarantee to get you out the... >>more
10/06/2014 - 10:15am
The most overlooked and under-appreciated of all the whiskies, rye has yet had an illustrious place in American history. Despite being nearly wiped out by Prohibition, rye is currently experiencing a well-deserved revival. Forever overshadowed by... >>more
10/06/2014 - 9:42am
You’ll probably see the long line before you see the proprietor and chef, Toyin Alli, through the window of her food truck.  While she’s parked in different places each day, people search her out for the Southern food offerings like... >>more
10/06/2014 - 9:16am
In keeping with the season, brothers Jared and chef Arthur Ringel—both seasoned restaurateurs--have unveiled DC Harvest Kitchen & Bar in the Atlas District. Located at 517 H St. NE, their stylish culinary enterprise showcases local,... >>more
09/29/2014 - 8:53am
In answer to the wishes of many residents, H Street NE will be getting a Thai food restaurant sometime in the near future.  1360 H Street NE, formerly Pho Bar & Grille, currently displays a sign announcing that Thai food is coming to the... >>more
09/27/2014 - 8:52am
Michael Neibauer of the Washington Business Journal recently revealed that the old Newsom Real Estate building at 1110 H Street has a new tenant. The space was most recently occupied by Newsom, a cute little restaurant that served up fabulous food... >>more
09/25/2014 - 11:50am
Justine Choe, who operates Tony’s Breakfast at 1387 H St. NE, is eyeing the long-vacant building at the corner (same address as Tony’s) for a Korean/fusion restaurant called BAB. On the drawing board are chili fries topped with buttered... >>more
09/23/2014 - 11:49am
Le Pain Quotidien, 660 Pennsylvania Ave. SE, has a daily happy hour starting at 4:00 p.m., with half-price organic beer and wine. Nearby, Sona Creamery serves Saturday and Sunday brunch from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Radici (formerly the Silver Spork... >>more
09/21/2014 - 11:47am
Restaurateur Med Lahlou is showcasing rice at his three restaurants, including Station 4, 1101 4th St. SW, which is hosting “paella night,” on Wednesday evenings from 5:00 to 11:00 p.m. Executive chef Orlando Amaro will create a... >>more
09/21/2014 - 8:42am
DC Harvest (http://www.dc-harvest.com, 517 H Street NE), a restaurant serving cuisine crafted from locally sourced ingredients, will open its doors in early September, serving dinner, and adding brunch and a late night menu into the mix soon. The... >>more
09/19/2014 - 11:45am
Nearby, Korean BBQ taco restaurant TaKorean was scheduled to open last month at The Yards in the Capitol Riverfront. Located in Twelve12 at 1212 4th St. SE, this is native Washingtonian Mike Lenard’s third enterprise, including a popular food... >>more
09/17/2014 - 11:39am
In nearby Southwest we’re fans of Masala Art, which debuted this summer. A long-awaited spinoff of Atul Bhola’s parent restaurant on upper Wisconsin Ave. NW, this stylish, 133-seat charmer showcases the cooking of Chef Ajay Ramola. (... >>more
09/15/2014 - 11:38am
Check out Happy Hens’ Barnyard, a stand at the C Street end of the weekend farmer’s row. Operated by Tom and JacQui Hornsby Jr., the farm also sells free-range chicken (and their eggs) and seasonal seafood. The Hornsbys are “... >>more