Etiquette Tuesday

Good Deed Tuesday:  Cha Cha for Charity
[ 0 ] October 28, 2014 |

Good Deed Tuesday: Cha Cha for Charity

Good Deed Tuesday continues with this week’s spotlight on Cha Cha for Charity.  See deets below: A Brunch to Benefit The Wanda Alston House! The Wanda Alston House is the first and only housing program in Washington D.C. that is solely dedicated to offering pre-independent living and support services to homeless, at risk gay, lesbian, […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  The Mothership Hasn’t Landed
[ 0 ] October 14, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: The Mothership Hasn’t Landed

Thanks to everyone who reads the weekly rants and tails that JKGF goes through creating the content for Etiquette Tuesday.  This week, a good friend shared their experience at a local restaurant and we had to keep you in the loop: Recently, my friends and I went to this restaurant on the border between Columbia […]

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Etiquette Tuesday is Back!  This Week = Lesson #3,002 The Dry Wedding.
[ 0 ] October 7, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday is Back! This Week = Lesson #3,002 The Dry Wedding.

Thanks to everyone who reads the weekly rants and tails that JKGF goes through creating the content for Etiquette Tuesday.  This week, a good friend shared their experience at a dry wedding (which yours truly loathes) and we had to keep you in the loop: A friend of a friend went to a very unorthodox […]

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Where I'm Eating

Where I’m Eating:  @SiloDC919
[ 0 ] October 30, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: @SiloDC919

Silo is the new kid on the block.  Actually, it might be the only kid on the block now that I think of it.  That does not take away from the competition it has on the east and west of it in the Mount Vernon DC neighborhood.  Rustic in style and classic in cuisine, Silo […]

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Day Tripping:  Eastern Shore, MD
[ 0 ] October 23, 2014 |

Day Tripping: Eastern Shore, MD

Getting out of dodge can be a small fortune these days, which is why I appreciate living in the District.  There are a gazillion places to get out-of-town, regroup and see something new even if it is for just a few hours.  Recently, JKGF visited the Maryland Eastern Shore to enjoy a day of wine […]

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Dishes We Love:  Wildfire’s Feta Crusted Steak
[ 0 ] October 22, 2014 |

Dishes We Love: Wildfire’s Feta Crusted Steak

The Silver Line has truly made Tysons Corner a more appealing place for me.  Being a person that lives on the train, this allows me to venture outside of my comfort zone in the District for dining options.  Wildfire Steaks, Chops & Seafood is one of those places I would not have ventured to, but […]

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Drinks on Me

Beer Lovers Unite at Drink the World Beer Festival
[ 0 ] October 24, 2014 |

Beer Lovers Unite at Drink the World Beer Festival

Beer Lovers will take over DAR Constitution Hall this November for Drink the World Beer Festival.  Because we loves you (JKGF Readers!), we got the hook up on discounted tickets for JKGF readers.  Use the promo code DRINKWEB10 to get $10 off any ticket.  Cheers! Drink the World Beer Festival is your passport to unlimited pours […]

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Satellite Room: Burgers and Boozy Shakes
[ 0 ] September 25, 2014 |

Satellite Room: Burgers and Boozy Shakes

If you are ever out late night and looking for a place with a juicy burger, Satellite Room is your place.  Satellite Room offers patrons not only burgers, but also boozy shakes.   What more does one need on a late Saturday night?? Satellite Room is located directly behind the 9:30 Club.  So whether you […]

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Good Deed Tuesday:  No Kid Hungry
[ 0 ] September 16, 2014 |

Good Deed Tuesday: No Kid Hungry

On Monday September 29, eight of DC’s top chefs will gather at The Gryphon for the final installment of Chefs Behind Bars, a cocktail competition to benefit No Kid Hungry’s work to end childhood hunger in America. From 6:00 – 8:30 p.m., Washingtonians can enjoy signature drinks concocted by the city’s most renowned culinary talent, […]

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What's Going On

The Hardest Brunch on the Scene:  Ready to TOAST
[ 0 ] October 31, 2014 |

The Hardest Brunch on the Scene: Ready to TOAST

Celebrating one of the greatest rappers of all time, Ready to TOAST, will pay homage to the Notorious B.I.G. with a brunch full of mimosa’s, food and 90’s classics at New Town Kitchen & Bar.  Get the full deets below: Ready to TOAST will celebrate the 20th Anniversary of the classic album Ready To Die […]

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New Menu Alert:  Mari Vanna
[ 0 ] October 30, 2014 |

New Menu Alert: Mari Vanna

Mari Vanna has a new menu, check out the deets below: Mari Vanna launches a new menu today featuring the hearty and savory flavors of Fall and Winter. Executive Chef Azamat Zhanizakov has added a handful of appetizers, entrees and desserts to the menu in honor of the colder seasons.  Guests can expect to nosh on new items such as Chebureki (two pan-fried […]

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Beer Lovers Unite at Drink the World Beer Festival
[ 0 ] October 24, 2014 |

Beer Lovers Unite at Drink the World Beer Festival

Beer Lovers will take over DAR Constitution Hall this November for Drink the World Beer Festival.  Because we loves you (JKGF Readers!), we got the hook up on discounted tickets for JKGF readers.  Use the promo code DRINKWEB10 to get $10 off any ticket.  Cheers! Drink the World Beer Festival is your passport to unlimited pours […]

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Bethesda Has Good Eats

Where I’m Eating:  Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe @ Bethesda Row
[ 0 ] July 24, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe @ Bethesda Row

 Bethesda Row is a great place in the summer for shopping and has plenty of dining pit stops to go around after you’ve spent some cash on fashion. After roaming aisles and clothing racks, go get your sip on and chill out at Vino Volo’s outdoor patio.  Vino Volo Wine Bar Cafe in Bethesda Row has a new summer menu that […]

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Where I’m Eating: Jaleo
[ 0 ] October 31, 2013 |

Where I’m Eating: Jaleo

I recently discovered a great alternative to spending your Monday evening in front of the television watching the Monday Night Football game at home: it’s Jaleo, a Spanish tapas restaurant located in the heart of Bethesda.  They feature their “Monday Night Flights”, a weekly series where they offer you a wide assortment of select Spanish wines to compliment […]

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Breakfast Options

Satellite Room: Burgers and Boozy Shakes
[ 0 ] September 25, 2014 |

Satellite Room: Burgers and Boozy Shakes

If you are ever out late night and looking for a place with a juicy burger, Satellite Room is your place.  Satellite Room offers patrons not only burgers, but also boozy shakes.   What more does one need on a late Saturday night?? Satellite Room is located directly behind the 9:30 Club.  So whether you […]

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[ 0 ] September 18, 2014 |

New Kid on the Block: PAUL

PAUL, a french bakery that has numerous locations throughout the District, opened its newest location at Metro Center.  JKGF attended a soft opening last week and enjoyed the pastries and desserts.  They are located close to the metro at 555 13th Street NW and the entrance is on F Street.  See what we got to […]

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New Brunch Alert:  Chez Billy
[ 0 ] September 5, 2014 |

New Brunch Alert: Chez Billy

  Chez Billy Petworth will begin serving brunch this Sunday, September 7 with a menu assisted in design by their neighbors via a poll taken on PoPville. Expect traditional French fare like croque madame, classic brunch items like brioche french toast and vegetarian options like sweet potato hash. Brunch will be served every Sunday from 11am-3pm.  […]

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