Etiquette Tuesday

Good Deed Tuesday:  Soil to Soul
[ 0 ] September 30, 2014 |

Good Deed Tuesday: Soil to Soul

On Friday, October 3rd, Jackson 20 and Monaco Alexandria, a Kimpton Hotel will host “Soil to Soul,” a block party fundraiser benefitting the Old Town Farmers’ Market SNAP/EBT Double Dollar Program. The evening of dining and drinks will feature neighboring restaurants such as Society Fair, BRABO by Robert Wiedmaier, Vermillion, The Grille at Morrison House and Tempo […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  #pieitforward
[ 0 ] August 5, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: #pieitforward

Continuing with Etiquette Tuesday’s combination of Good Deed Tuesday’s, check out your next reason to indulge in pie this August: Throughout August, Joe’s Seafood, Prime Steak & Stone Crab will donate one dollar from every slice of its Mostly Raspberry Pie sold to Martha’s Table, dedicated to developing sustainable solutions to poverty affecting DC through education, nutrition, clothing and […]

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Etiquette Tuesday:  Move on.
[ 0 ] July 22, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: Move on.

I have been seeing a lot of this lately:  the uninvited wedding guest.  Honestly, I have been guilty of this myself by adding on a plus one to my wedding invite not knowing that this little block of space is only for my name and not two.  I, however, will refrain from asking for a […]

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Where I'm Eating

Try Something New This Weekend:  True Food Kitchen Opens
[ 0 ] September 26, 2014 |

Try Something New This Weekend: True Food Kitchen Opens

A few months ago when DC found out that a True Food Kitchen would open in Mosaic District, people literally lost it. I remember my Twitter feed buzzing with excitement. What is it about this concept restaurant that has so many people in a tizzy? Back in 2008 when Fox Restaurant Concepts opened its first […]

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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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Roofers Union Oktoberfest Menu Unveiled
[ 0 ] September 24, 2014 |

Roofers Union Oktoberfest Menu Unveiled

Oh Oktoberfest, we love you even though most of us aren’t from Germany in any capacity but as Americans we love to have another excuse to drink beer. Roofers Union is the perfect place to go as Chef Majorie Meek-Bradley brings her A-game as always to give you a wonderful take on German cuisine. Pretzel […]

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Drinks on Me

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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FLOFest DC: September 1st
[ 0 ] August 28, 2014 |

FLOFest DC: September 1st

WHAT: FLOFest DC 2014 is a music, wine and literary festival designed to showcase Jazz, Latin, Alternative Rock music, specialty wines, international food and books for the public’s Labor Day enjoyment. It will take place Monday, September 1st with gates opening at 10 AM at the DC Gateway to showcase tastings and pairing workshops, an […]

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What's Going On

Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in D.C.
[ 0 ] September 30, 2014 |

Where to Celebrate Oktoberfest in D.C.

1.  On October 4, 2014, from 12-7 p.m, Capitol City Brewing Company in Shirlington Village,Arlington, Virginia will celebrate Oktoberfest. Guests can sample over 60 beers, various foods and live German entertainment. The admission is $25 and the Shirlington library will host events for children. http://capcitybrew.com/oktoberfest14.php 2.  Reston Town Center Ocktoberfest on Oct. 11-12(12-11 p.m. on […]

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F*ck Forks Returns Next Thursday
[ 0 ] September 25, 2014 |

F*ck Forks Returns Next Thursday

We had a blast last year, even ended up hiring the DJ for a gig we did this year because he was so good.  F*ck Forks is quickly becoming one of the Districts must-do events of the year.  Next week it returns, see the deets below: industree’s (www.DCindustree.com) 2nd annual F*ck Forks culinary event for […]

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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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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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