Category: restaurant reviews

Where I’m Eating:  Makoto
[ 0 ] September 5, 2013 |

Where I’m Eating: Makoto

There are some restaurants that are good but it is rare that I leave a restaurant and phenomenal rolls off the tongue with ease.  Makoto is that place.  Phenomenal service, phenomenal food and phenomenal setting.  Tucked in the MacCarther Boulevard neighborhood in a humble entryway, Makoto commands the attention of the true “foodie”.  Shoes off, cell […]

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Dishes We Love:  @EATBALKAN
[ 0 ] August 29, 2013 |

Dishes We Love: @EATBALKAN

DC has its fair share of diverse cuisine selections but the addition of Ambar added the much needed twist in this food town.  Flavors that are unfamiliar to the typical American palate, Ambar truly takes you out of the District when you enter those doors.  The decor offers the sleek, contemporary design that you will […]

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Bottomless This Weekend
[ 0 ] August 23, 2013 |

Bottomless This Weekend

  Agora with its “Bottomless Brunch”, is one of the best deals in the District.  After sitting through two hours of the bottomless options, I can attest that they practice what they preach.  I literally was able to order everything my stomach could fit into it, which was over 70% of the brunch menu.  The mimosas […]

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Where I’m Eating: Etto
[ 0 ] August 8, 2013 |

Where I’m Eating: Etto

  Etto equals good food but too small.  To the restaurants defense, it probably did not know it would garner this popularity when it opened its doors or this was probably the space they could afford.  The pizza is the star of their show with six options to choose from on the menu varying from […]

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Dishes We Love: Rockstar Shrimp
[ 0 ] July 31, 2013 |

Dishes We Love: Rockstar Shrimp

Old Town Alexandria offers patrons another choice when it comes to eating out:  Flat Iron Steak and Saloon, the latest addition to King Street.  Whether you are looking for a happy hour or a romantic night on the town, Flat Iron offers a broad experience.  The ambiance, crowd, and food will not disappoint.  My fave of the night […]

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