Tag: restaurant reviews

A Before B Except When It’s Time to Eat: Plan B Burger Bar
[ 0 ] January 15, 2015 |

A Before B Except When It’s Time to Eat: Plan B Burger Bar

With a perfect blend of ambiance, quality service, good food and drinks, Plan B Burger Bar has a little something special for everyone. Upon entry, the smiling face of the hostess instantly provides a welcoming atmosphere. As I began to slowly panel the environment from left to right, the multitude of seating arrangements immediately catches […]

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Feeling Stuffed? Try Bonmi’s Banh Mi
[ 0 ] January 8, 2015 |

Feeling Stuffed? Try Bonmi’s Banh Mi

Vietnamese food is one of those heavily under explored Asian cuisines like Filipino and Malaysian; yet, as the resurgence of interest continues with Southeast Asia, these flavors will continue to be reintroduced into mainstream eating trends during 2015. With its fast casual approach Bonmi is onto something as predecessors like Sweetgreen, Cava, and Luke’s Lobster […]

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Dishes We Love:  Mama Rouge Ribs
[ 0 ] January 7, 2015 |

Dishes We Love: Mama Rouge Ribs

The space that once belonged to Bangkok Joe is now being occupied by Mama Rouge and to be frankly honest, it has made me forget the old face.  Maybe it is the sea urchin chandelier taking centerfold in the decor or the craft cocktails that make you want to devote more time to the bar […]

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Where I’m Eating:  Boss Shepherd’s
[ 0 ] December 4, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Boss Shepherd’s

As the old saying goes “The second times the charm”.  That is exactly what happened the last time I visited Boss Shepherd’s in Penn Quarter.  On my first visit, I left feeling disappointed and confused:  How could a menu boasting so many great dishes have no way of proving it?  The fried chicken lacked any […]

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Where I’m Eating:  Pinea
[ 0 ] November 20, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Pinea

Pinea is the new face of the W Hotel’s restaurant scene. Seeing J&G leave this space was bitter-sweet with some of the best steak I have ever had in D.C. exiting but something new and good replacing it.  Pinea, similar to J&G, has its staples that will make you want to return.  Besides the recent […]

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