Tag: restaurant reviews

Adventures in Alabama.
[ 0 ] April 16, 2015 |

Adventures in Alabama.

Selma 50 took me to a foreign land.  A foreign land to yours truly because I had never ventured to this area of the south nor did I have a lot of interest in it before Selma 50.  Alabama is an interesting place.  Having a deep historical presence in the Civil Rights movement, Alabama offers […]

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Where I’m Eating:  Bon Vivant Café
[ 0 ] April 2, 2015 |

Where I’m Eating: Bon Vivant Café

A gem in the Del Ray area, Bon Vivant Café and farmer’s market (www.bvfarmfood.com) provides delicious and healthy food in a cozy, family- friendly space. They are open for breakfast, lunch, and dinner, offering an array of sandwiches, soups, salads, smoothies, beer and wine. It is Bon Vivant’s mission to cook healthy, locally grown and […]

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Brunch This Weekend:  Bracket Room, Arlington, VA
[ 0 ] February 20, 2015 |

Brunch This Weekend: Bracket Room, Arlington, VA

Bracket Room joins the familiar ranks of many of the areas brunches:  bottomless everythang (*Translation: everything) brunch!!  The Arlington, VA sports bar  launched their “all you can eat” bottomless brunch specials on January 31, 2015.  The bottomless brunch will run from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. The arrangement is this: for $30, you can order anything […]

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Thinking of La Tomate for Valentine’s Day? Three Things To Try..
[ 0 ] February 12, 2015 |

Thinking of La Tomate for Valentine’s Day? Three Things To Try..

Driven down Connecticut Avenue lately? Then we’re sure you’ve driven past La Tomate. Providing regional Italian cuisine to the Dupont Circle neighborhood since 1987, it is a staple among the community. If you’re still looking to book a Valentine’s Day reservation, then their “The Color of Love” menu may be an option. With a prix-fixe […]

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Dishes We Love:  Large Plates of Pasta.
[ 0 ] February 4, 2015 |

Dishes We Love: Large Plates of Pasta.

While heading to Noelia Italian Kitchen on a winter night, I lamented over my past excitement when I knew Italian food was in my future.  Thoughts of large plates, simple ingredients and fresh combinations of pasta and tomatoes made me a little sad because the District has frankly lost the very essence of the Italian […]

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