Category: restaurant reviews

Virginia Festival @ American Eats Tavern
[ 0 ] June 24, 2015 |

Virginia Festival @ American Eats Tavern

Virginia Festival at American Eats Tavern (June 17th-June 30) Chef José Andrés’ America Eats Tavern (www.americaeatstavern.com) is celebrating the region’s rich history with the inaugural Virginia Festival, featuring special events and Virginia-themed dishes throughout the two-week festival. The festival will take place exclusively at America Eats Tavern, located within The Ritz-Carlton Tysons Corner, where José offers his take on […]

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Shophouse:  Taste Test this Summer
[ 0 ] June 18, 2015 |

Shophouse: Taste Test this Summer

If you love Chipotle, you will love Shophouse.  Imagine Chipotle, but with SouthEast Asian ingredients. Designed on the Chipotle concept of build your own bowl, you start with rice, noodles or salad.  The protein is flavorful meat consisting of grilled chicken satay, steak lamb, pork & chicken meatballs, or tofu. The vegetables consist of kale, […]

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Where I’m Eating:  City Tap House
[ 0 ] June 11, 2015 |

Where I’m Eating: City Tap House

City Tap House has some new treats!  A few years ago, JKGF had doubts about this commercial building space, everything that entered that building seemed to self-destruct.  City Tap House is changing the energy in this space with a vibrant dining scene that boasts some of the best brews on tap in the city.  Besides […]

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Where I’m Eating: Blue Duck Tavern
[ 0 ] May 21, 2015 |

Where I’m Eating: Blue Duck Tavern

Recently, I visited the Blue Duck Tavern for a special presentation given by Executive Chef Ryan LaRoche and Chef de Cuisine Brad Deboy.  This restaurant never seems to disappoint.  Located on the outskirts of Georgetown inside of the Georgetown Hyatt, it offers patrons the option of enjoying their meal inside their beautiful dining room with […]

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Dranks! @ The Gibson
[ 0 ] May 15, 2015 |

Dranks! @ The Gibson

The Gibson is one of my all time favorites in the city for craft cocktails.  They take the business very serious.  It intrigues me every time!  This Summer, the U Street speakeasy has put together a new menu with cocktail titles that will entice you to try them simply because of their names.  We stopped […]

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