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M: Past and Present

In 1985, small-businesses owner Moses Robbins, closing down his Georgetown clothing store after almost 15 years, envisioned the downfall of the neighborhood’s retail district. “Georgetown will eventually become another sleepy mall, with the successful stores being the chains,” he told The Washington Post at the time. The evidence today points[Read More…]

by April 11, 2014 1 comment Features, Guide - Top, The Guide
Country-Inspired Dishes Draw on Unexpected Flavors

Country-Inspired Dishes Draw on Unexpected Flavors

By Zach Gordon Hoya Staff Writer Published: Friday, November 8, 2013 Updated: Friday, November 8, 2013 00:11 3.5/5 stars $$$ When heading to brunch before an afternoon at theNewseum, my friend and I ventured out to Penn Quarter to the new American restaurant Cedar. Inspired by rustic farmhouse food, Cedar blends new American[Read More…]

by November 8, 2013 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
Hoya Court Launches Mediocre Alternatives

Hoya Court Launches Mediocre Alternatives

By Emily Manbeck Hoya Staff Writer Published: Friday, November 8, 2013 Updated: Friday, November 8, 2013 00:11 Those who know me well know that I love fast food. Greasy, healthy, sweet, you name it — if there’s a line to a cash register or drive-through window, I’ll be in it, waiting for quick,[Read More…]

by November 8, 2013 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
Hoya Court Set to Open Nov. 5

Hoya Court Set to Open Nov. 5

After months of delays, Hoya Court construction has finished, and the food vendors should begin service later this week in a soft opening, featuring reduced hours and service prior to a grand opening Nov. 5. “We had a few hiccups with getting our final permits for the health inspections —[Read More…]

by October 29, 2013 0 comments Campus News, News

Food Trucks a Hilltop Staple

On any given weekend night, scores of Georgetown students can be found not only on Village A rooftops or bars on M Street but also in front of Lauinger Library. These regulars certainly aren’t waiting in line to find a study spot in Lau — rather, they are waiting to[Read More…]

by February 12, 2013 0 comments Opinion

Tasty Food With A Colonial Twist

$$$$ 3/5 Stars Let’s be real: One of the best parts about having your parents come into town is that they’ll bring you food from home and sometimes take you out for meals at expensive D.C. restaurants. Yes, you welcome the chance to leave campus, where Leo’s, Wisey’s takeout and Kraft mac[Read More…]

by October 26, 2012 0 comments Opinion

Brushing Shoulders With DC’s Elite

Any budding politician or political junkie should dine at The Caucus Room at least once during his or her time at Georgetown. Thanks to its proximity to Capitol Hill, The Caucus Room is a known favorite among congressmen, journalists and other government powerhouses. The chance for a politician sighting while[Read More…]

by October 28, 2011 0 comments The Guide
Intimate Fine Dining Fit for a College Student

Intimate Fine Dining Fit for a College Student

Though the bustle of M Street is hardly romantic, FinoItaliano offers couples a comfy, home-cooked Italian meal that adds a little extra intimacy to the perfect date night. The cozy restaurant features wood paneling and soft lighting to add a more homelike feel to the dining venue. Diners feel as though they[Read More…]

by September 5, 2011 0 comments The Guide

The Quick Dish

Spring is here, finally! Cheers to warm weather, great company, romance, sunny days and gorgeous nights. Now is the time to enjoy the evening breeze or observe passersby while enjoying an excellent meal. This quick dining guide is dedicated to three eateries that offer, in addition to excellent food, a[Read More…]

by April 15, 2011 0 comments The Guide

Flexible Flex Dollars

Flex Dollars are the highlight of most students’ meal plans. The designated money gives them the ability to eat a lunch at Cosi or grab a sandwich from Vital Vittles to break up the daily Leo’s grind. But many students see the well run dry long before their cravings for[Read More…]

by October 25, 2010 0 comments Opinion