Tag: restaurants

Getaway:  Da Silvano
[ 0 ] July 25, 2014 |

Getaway: Da Silvano

There are few reasons these days that I venture downtown when I go home for the weekend.  With the expansion of restaurants, lounges and speakeasy’s in my Harlem neighborhood, there is really no need for me to make the trek down to the Village the way I did in my younger years.  When I got […]

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Drinks on Me:  Mari Vanna
[ 0 ] July 11, 2014 |

Drinks on Me: Mari Vanna

I love this place and do not spend enough time here.  A cozy spot tucked in the absolute center of the Golden Triangle in this city, Mari Vanna is a diamond in the rough.  The bar is small and intimate so getting there before the crowd is suggested.  The dining room takes over two levels […]

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Etiquette Tuesday: Channeling My Inner Gordon Ramsey
[ 0 ] July 8, 2014 |

Etiquette Tuesday: Channeling My Inner Gordon Ramsey

The last time I was in the city I had the bright idea to visit Doug E. Fresh’s spot in my neighborhood.  Mistakes that will not be made again start with this one.  Doug E’s Fresh Chicken & Waffles is supposed to be a casual dining spot inviting the majority of their guests to carry […]

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Where I’m Eating:  Dino’s Grotto
[ 0 ] June 26, 2014 |

Where I’m Eating: Dino’s Grotto

After living over in the Vann Ness DC neighborhood for seven years, I grew a true appreciation for the neighborhood restaurants in the Cleveland Park area.  Situated right next door to my neighborhood, Cleveland Park was home to DC staples such as Palena (now closed), Lavandou (now closed), Vace’s and Dino’s (moved).  With so many […]

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Five Things to Order on the New Mad Fox Menu
[ 1 ] June 13, 2014 |

Five Things to Order on the New Mad Fox Menu

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