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Desserts

Desserts

Macaron Bee | 1669 Wisconsin Ave. NW Serving up sweets just as cute as its name, MacaronBee is located in an adorable yellow house on the north side of Wisconsin Avenue. This boutique, operated by a husband and wife team of bakers, sells a variety of colorful, gluten-free macarons — French confections similar in size[Read More…]

by February 1, 2013 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
Trendy Spot Serves Up Freshly-Squeezed Joy

Trendy Spot Serves Up Freshly-Squeezed Joy

4/5 stars   Now that syllabus week is over, it may be time to detox before Lau reclaims your weekday nights. Juicing has become the latest Hollywood trend. Juice bars are popping up all over the East and West Coasts, but The B Spot is not your average juice bar.[Read More…]

by January 18, 2013 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
A Cup of Joe a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

A Cup of Joe a Day Keeps the Doctor Away

Coffee consumption is an essential part of college life — just look at the never-ending lines at Uncommon Grounds or Saxby’s. But rumors circulate about the detriments of coffee, such as itsaddictiveness and increased risks of heart disease and even cancer. Health-conscious friends of mine have been torn between the craving for[Read More…]

by January 18, 2013 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
Serving Up Burgers Worth Flipping Over

Serving Up Burgers Worth Flipping Over

5/5 Stars $$ Located on the 23rd Street corner of Washington Circle, Burger Tap & Shake serves perfect college food. Cheap and delicious, its char-griddled burgers not only please the palate but also warm the soul — proving that comfort food can still impress the most refined of diners. BTS prepares its House and[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
Seafood Pleases But Prices Upset

Seafood Pleases But Prices Upset

3/5 stars $$$$ Before dining in Arlington this past weekend, I never considered the land across Key Bridge one of multiple fine culinary options. However, Quarterdeck, a happening crab joint that is a 10-minute walk from the Rosslyn Metro station, proved me wrong.  The restaurant has been serving up fresh Maryland blue[Read More…]

by November 2, 2012 0 comments Campus News, Food & Drink, News, The Guide
Elevating the American Classics

Elevating the American Classics

4/5 stars $$$$ Do you often feel trapped in Georgetown? Personally, I feel that there is an imperceptible barrier surrounding this wonderful neighborhood that keeps me, along with much of our community, from breaking out into the larger D.C. community. Luckily for me, I found the perfect way to take[Read More…]

by October 19, 2012 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide

Humble As Chocolate Pie

Pie: I love it. I really do. Nothing makes me as happy as a freshly baked apple crumble pie coming hot out of the oven. The aroma of the apples combined with the sweet smell of the crust just gets me every time. Fruit pies, like apple, peach or blueberry,[Read More…]

by October 19, 2012 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
ALEXANDER BROWN/THE HOYA

Toasting 50 Years of a Georgetown Institution

Every Tuesday after 10 p.m., The Tombs becomes a battleground. During these late hours, the kitchen no longer serves its full menu, and the bar stays busy filling pitchers of beer. It’s Trivia Night at The Tombs. However popular it may be, especially with university seniors, this Tuesday night trivia[Read More…]

by April 13, 2012 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide

Serving Dinner with a Spanish Accent

Located in Logan Circle, Estadio — the Spanish word for “stadium” — serves up incredible contemporary Spanish cuisine that certainly will have your taste buds dancing a traditional flamenco. Though not within walking distance from campus, this Spanish tapas restaurant is well worth the short taxi trip. Upon walking into[Read More…]

by March 29, 2012 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide

What’s Your Caffeinated Code?

What does your coffee order say about you? Large Coffee You frequently stay up past midnight, huddled over your laptop reading blurry PDFs and trying to understand just what you’re supposed to be getting out of them. You need this coffee, or you’ll become openly belligerent toward most of the[Read More…]

by March 28, 2012 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide