Category: restaurant reviews

Rosa Mexicano Celebrates 30 Years
[ 0 ] October 16, 2014 |

Rosa Mexicano Celebrates 30 Years

Rosa Mexicano recently launched their 30th Anniversary menu, Desde 1984, celebrating founder Josefina Howard’s classic dishes. I recently tried out the pre-fix three course menu and my taste buds were truly doing a dance! For only $30 per person, you can choose one appetizer, entrée, and dessert. The hardest part…choosing one of each. Check out […]

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Happy Hour Buzz:  DC Noodles
[ 0 ] October 10, 2014 |

Happy Hour Buzz: DC Noodles

U Street is one of those places that is not at a loss for happy hour locations, but it is always refreshing to find a new one in the neighborhood.  DC Noodles is back!  The restaurant alongside Utopia, had closed its doors awhile to renovate and with renovations comes new menus.  JKGF visited recently to […]

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New Fall Menu at Ovvio Osteria: Five Best Dishes to Try
[ 0 ] October 9, 2014 |

New Fall Menu at Ovvio Osteria: Five Best Dishes to Try

With a new fall menu launching at Ovvio Osteria this week, it is time for you to stop all of the excuses (for Pete’s sake it’s a few blocks away from the metro) and head over to Merrifield, VA. If you haven’t been out to this city within a city, you should as it is […]

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Where We’re Eating:  A La Lucia
[ 0 ] October 2, 2014 |

Where We’re Eating: A La Lucia

I took a trip over the bridge to Alexandria for a taste of A La Lucia. Located just a few feet from Old Town Alexandria, A La Lucia gives you a taste of Italy alongside the feeling of being at home for a big family dinner.  Of course, I ate tons.  Here are the deets on […]

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Dishes We Love:  Chuy’s Chile Relleno
[ 0 ] October 1, 2014 |

Dishes We Love: Chuy’s Chile Relleno

With over 55 locations around the US, Chuy’s brings fresh Mexican fare to Fairfax, Virginia.  As I toured the kitchen, I was intrigued at the fact that everything is truly fresh.  Nothing is frozen except the ice cream and the kid’s chicken nuggets.  How many places can say the only freezer they have is the […]

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