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LETENA
In Letena’s fast-casual environment, where fresh ingredients are combined with healthy cooking methods, the quality of its Ethiopian dishes remains a priority.

Restaurant Review: Letena

★★★★☆ 3100 14th St. N.W. | Cuisine: Ethiopian |  $ Rich Ethiopian flavors are worth the trek to Letena Ethiopian Restaurant, a no-frills eatery in the commercial area of Columbia Heights, Washington, D.C. Thick, flavorful stews, tibs — grilled or stir-fried meat — and coffee are staples at the Zagat-rated[Read More…]

by January 27, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
ALEXANDRA BRUNJES/THE HOYA

Restaurant Review: Tredici Enoteca

2033 M St. NW | Cuisine: Mediterranean |  $$ | ★★★★☆ Within walking distance of Dupont Circle and seamlessly integrated into the lobby of the St. Gregory Hotel, Tredici Enoteca offers tasty but healthy Mediterranean fare at a surprisingly affordable price. Owned and operated by the Zavino Hospitality Group, the restaurant[Read More…]

by January 20, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide, Uncategorized
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Restaurant Review: Carmine’s

425 7th St. NW | Cuisine: Italian American | $$$ | ★★★☆☆ Tourists strolling around D.C. can restore their energies at Carmine’s, Penn Quarter’s largest restaurant. The family-style eatery comprises over 20,000 square feet and includes nine private rooms, with room for more than 700 diners. The late restaurateur Arthur Cutler[Read More…]

by January 20, 2017 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
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MBA Student Brings Authentic Korean Food with a Modern Twist to Georgetown

When Eunjung Kim (MBA ’16) left the food Mecca of New York City and came to Washington, D.C., to attend the McDonough School of Business, she felt unsatisfied with the limited food options available in the District. “Maybe I’ve been too spoiled living in New York for 7½ years, but[Read More…]

Belgian Beer Bar Open For Business

The Alexandria-based company, Neighborhood Restaurant Group, opened a Belgian-inspired beer bar and restaurant, the Sovereign, in Georgetown on Feb. 4. Located at 1206 Wisconsin Ave., the 4120-square-foot restaurant features dark wood interiors, dim lights and heavy brass chandeliers with two levels of cozy seating and space for up to 121[Read More…]

by February 12, 2016 0 comments Business, Business - Top
ANDREW WALLENDER/THE HOYA
Rosslyn’s new TargetExpress will celebrate its grand opening Saturday. The new storefront, located at 1500 Wilson Blvd., is a third of a mile from the Rosslyn Georgetown University Transportation Shuttles stop.

Target, District Taco Arrive in Rosslyn

Georgetown students now have two more reasons to trek across the Key Bridge. Target opened its latest flexible format storefront in Rosslyn Wednesday, catering to young professionals, local hotel guests and commuters. And in December, District Taco will open its seventh storefront in the same building. The new flexible format[Read More…]

by October 9, 2015 1 comment Business, Business - Top
YIWEN HU/THE HOYA

Old Europe offers hearty, authentic dishes such as delicious cheese spatzel.

German Eatery Impresses with Hearty Dishes

Old Europe 2434 Wisconsin Ave. NW ★★★★★ $$$ Ever since I was young, I have had a penchant for meat dishes – they just seem far superior to fish and vegetable fare. And if there is any country that knows how to cook meat well, it’s Germany. I had German[Read More…]

by October 3, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide
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Hidden down a staircase on Wisconsin Avenue is Simply Banh Mi, a Vietnamese restaurant that offers fresh, tasty dishes and gorgeous patio seating. The shrimp banh mi is a solid classic sandwich.

Underground Vietnamese Restaurant Keeps it Simple

When people speak of restaurants that are hidden gems, they usually just mean that the restaurant is not well-known. However, when someone speaks of the new Vietnamese restaurant, Simply Banh Mi, the word “hidden” would actually be a pretty accurate description. Just a couple of blocks past CVS on Wisconsin[Read More…]

by September 26, 2014 2 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
Steaming Entree Impresses Despite Fondue Flop

Steaming Entree Impresses Despite Fondue Flop

★★★☆☆ $$$$ As a foodie and devout cheese lover, I used to lament the fact that I hadn’t tried fondue. However when I was in Shanghai this past summer I visited a Japanese occidental cuisine restaurant that specialized in fondue. With melted cheese and white miso, this Japanese rendition was[Read More…]

by September 12, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, The Guide
JULIE MCCRIMLISK/THE HOYA

Woodward Table offers an extensive menu with savory and sweet options to satisfy everyone’s personal preferences. The s’mores cheesecake is a delicious indoor take on the classic campfire favorite.

High Profile District Restaurant Satisfies at a Price

★★★☆☆ $$$$ There is a reason Woodward Table has made an appearance on several listings of the top 100 restaurants in D.C. The restaurant, situated in the heart of the District just a few blocks from the White House, offers a timeless menu that features classic American fare that is[Read More…]

by April 11, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide