Tag: new

Where I’m Eating:  Alba Osteria
[ 0 ] March 20, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Alba Osteria

I love what is going on around Mount Vernon square.  New faces, spaces and places are emerging in Mount Vernon to dine out at providing an option outside its bustling Chinatown neighbor.  Alba Osteria is one of those refreshing spaces where it is hidden from the public eye of Massachusetts Avenue, but puts you in […]

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Best Thing on the Menu
[ 0 ] September 16, 2013 |

Best Thing on the Menu

Join a different kind of conversation about food in our nation’s capital. Best Thing on the Menu (BTM) is the DC food blog where it’s fun to disagree! Adventures around culinary Washington lead to posts announcing the must-get items on menus. Those that don’t agree with BTM’s top pick can post their favorites in the comments […]

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Bar Hop to Hogo
[ 0 ] June 28, 2013 |

Bar Hop to Hogo

A lapse in my schedule landed me in Hogo one random afternoon and apparently the 5 o’clock hour was the perfect time to pop in for a cocktail.  The dark space offers the bar scene you’re looking for but if you envision the typical tiki bar, Hogo will not offer you that scene.  Most notably […]

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Celebrations, Restaurant Week, Openings & More
[ 0 ] January 25, 2013 |

Celebrations, Restaurant Week, Openings & More

PUPPY LOVE The Washington Humane Society’s 12th annual dessert and champagne reception honors local crusaders against animal cruelty: Washington Humane Society’s Humane Law Enforcement Officers, Animal Care & Control Officers, and Humane Educators.  If you have a strong sweet tooth then you should be at this event, which showcases the DC area’s most talented pastry chefs.  Guests have the […]

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New Kids on the Block
[ 0 ] December 13, 2012 |

New Kids on the Block

Chef Victor Albisu, former BLT Steak executive chef, announces plans to open Del Campo in the former PS7′s restaurant space in Penn Quarter. The upscale South American Grill will be the first full-service restaurant from Albisu, who will also open Taco Bamba, a takeout taqueria in Falls Church, VA in the coming weeks. Nando’s Peri-Peri announced that […]

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