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ON TAP: The Drink Guide

ON TAP: The Drink Guide

Washington, D.C., is often portrayed as a city driven by its political agenda and business networks, leaving to the side recognition of the innovative creativity in its music, food and art. However, throughout our explorations within the city, we have seen that foodies have affirmed their craft within Washington, particularly[Read More…]

by April 28, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide Columns, The Guide
Across DC

Across DC

ADAMS MORGAN Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series When: Every Saturday until June 13, 2015, 5-7 p.m. Where: Corner of 18th St. NW and Columbia Road Price: Free Info: Facebook.com/pages/Adams-Morgan-Summer-Concert-Series The Adams Morgan Summer Concert Series is an outdoor concert series that runs for six consecutive weekends on the corner of[Read More…]

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Mintwood is a modern hipster bistro that serves impressive food at every meal. The Belgian waffles are powdered with sugar and served with fresh fruit toppings, making for a refreshing, sugary brunch.

At Upscale Joint, Taste Comes at Too High a Price

Mintwood Place is the Starbucks of Washington, D.C. fine dining: worthwhile yet overpriced, casual while still sophisticated, exuding overcooked hominess with a hint of wannabe-hipster flavor. Adams Morgan, brimming with 19th-century row houses and non-ironic salsa bars, mirrors Mintwood’s trendy aesthetic and decor. Given its location in the “hot,” culturally[Read More…]

by September 19, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide
YIWEN HUN FOR THE HOYA

The gnocchi and Gorgonzola at the Italian restaurant Pasta Mia was perfectly cooked and served with a generous amount of the restaurant’s signature, strong, rich cheese sauce.

Generous Portions and Classic Flavors Make Italian Eatery a Hit

★★★☆☆ $$$$ Pasta Mia, which has been on the corner of Columbia Road and 18th Street for more than a decade, holds a special place in the hearts of Italian cuisine lovers in Adams Morgan. This tiny restaurant owned by an Italian couple has a curiously mixed reputation: heavenly pasta[Read More…]

by March 28, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
MICHELLE XU/THE HOYA

Woodley Park

This stop will drop you off near Adams Morgan, which is well-known for its nightlife and bar scene. However, the area features everything from decadent bakeries to rowdy bars to authentic Indian eateries. Whether you’re stopping by one of the vibrant street fairs or taking part in the thriving club[Read More…]

by February 7, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
The Upside of a Crackdown

The Upside of a Crackdown

The recently announced crackdown on off-campus rowdiness comes as no surprise given Georgetown’s long history of sordid town-gown relations. But what has turned out to be a pleasant surprise is the university’s approach to revitalizing nightlife within the front gates. To complement the initiatives introduced last fall, such as on-campus[Read More…]

by March 19, 2013 0 comments Opinion
Expanded Weekend Shuttles Launch Today

Expanded Weekend Shuttles Launch Today

A Friday and Saturday neighborhood shuttle service toDupont Circle and Adams Morgan will launch tonight, Vice President for Student Affairs Todd Olson announced in an email to the student body March 12. “Our responsibility is to provide this service, and we think we’re providing this service as a safety measure for[Read More…]

by March 15, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Streetcars on Track, but Not to GU

While segments of D.C.’s new streetcar system are expected to become operational by 2013, it is unlikely that routes will ever be expanded to Georgetown. According to John Lisle, a spokesman for the District Department of Transportation, the ongoing project to restore 150-year-old streetcar tracks on O and P Streets in Georgetown[Read More…]

by February 6, 2012 0 comments City News, News
Adams Morgan

Adams Morgan

In its very name, Adams Morgan carries with it a trace of the Civil Rights Movement. Until desegregation in 1955, the all-white John Quincy Adams Elementary School and the all-black Thomas P. Morgan Elementary School educated local students. When the two institutions merged, the resulting area was from then on[Read More…]

by August 28, 2011 0 comments Uncategorized

Student Tour Guides Step Outside Healy Gates

*While most students easily grow accustomed to Georgetown’s campus, many never venture out into the community. Where campus tours are used to introduce prospective and new students to the campus, Beyond the Hilltop provides tours of areas outside the gates. Last fall, Matt Duffy (SFS ’10) founded the organization, which[Read More…]

by March 2, 2010 0 comments Campus News, News