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Sweetgreen Turns 10, Opens New Location

In 2007, a trio of freshly minted Georgetown alumni were dissatisfied with their difficulty finding affordable and healthy food. From this problem, Sweetgreen was born. Jonathan Neman, Nicolas Jammet and Nathaniel Ru lead Sweetgreen with a set of core values that aim to enforce a “culture, spirit and dedication to[Read More…]

by September 1, 2017 1 comment Features, Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide

Best Restaurants in Georgetown and DC

QUICK MEALS IN GEORGETOWN If you are in a rush or just want a quick bite, there are quite a few fast, casual spots not too far from campus. Wisemiller’s Grocery & Deli – better known as Wisey’s – is a favorite among students. Classic sandwiches include the Chicken Madness[Read More…]

by September 2, 2016 1 comment Features, Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide
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Sweetgreen Takes the West Coast

Fear not, West Coast-bound Hoyas, Sweetgreen has finally extended its roots to California soil. The Los Angeles location, which opened in May of this year, marks the 30th Sweetgreen store, with a 31st set to open soon in Santa Monica. Founded in 2007 by Jonathan Neman (MSB ’07), Nicholas Jammet[Read More…]

by June 19, 2015 0 comments Food & Drink, Guide - Top, The Guide

Entrepreneurship Series Fosters Startup Culture

This weekend, the Georgetown Entrepreneurship Initiative will hold Georgetown Startup Weekend, Entrepreneurship Day and TechBuzz, a series of events in the Rafik B. Hariri building that reflect the growing commitment to encouraging startups on campus and in the Washington, D.C. area. The events will feature a keynote address from Washington[Read More…]

by September 16, 2014 3 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Students Sample Hilltoss Salads

Students Sample Hilltoss Salads

At an official unveiling in Sellinger Lounge, employees at Hilltoss, a new Students of Georgetown Inc. location that will sell salads, smoothies and frozen yogurt, gave out free samples and solicited student input. “The main point of this installation … is to communicate to the Georgetown community first of all what our[Read More…]

by March 7, 2014 0 comments Campus News, News, News - Top
Million-Dollar Mesclun: Sweetgreen Gets Investor

Million-Dollar Mesclun: Sweetgreen Gets Investor

After expanding to New York and Boston this year, Sweetgreen has again raised its national profile. Founded by two Georgetown alumni in 2007, the salad chain will receive a $22 million investment from venture capital firm Revolution Growth, the firm announced Wednesday. Revolution Growth, also based in Washington D.C. and founded[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments City News, News
Million-Dollar Mesclun: Sweetgreen Gets Investor

Million-Dollar Mesclun: Sweetgreen Gets Investor

After expanding to New York and Boston this year, Sweetgreen has again raised its national profile. Founded by two Georgetown alumni in 2007, the salad chain will receive a $22 million investment from venture capital firm Revolution Growth, the firm announced Wednesday. Revolution Growth, also based in Washington D.C. and founded[Read More…]

by December 6, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Sweetgreen Reopens After Food Code Violations

The D.C. Department of Health closed the Georgetown Sweetgreen for health code violations Monday evening, and the restaurant remained closed through Tuesday. Sweetgreen, located at 3333 M St. NW, posted a sign Monday evening indicating that the business was closed for violations of the food code. According to the DOH inspection report, Monday’s inspection[Read More…]

by August 21, 2013 0 comments City News, News

Now It’s Just a Salad That I Used to Know

Full disclosure: I love Sweetgreen. When I lived in LXR my sophomore year, I got a salad from the M Street staple at least once a week. (For the record, the March salad was my favorite salad of the month; I indulged in “Pickle Madness” at least seven times in four weeks.) In[Read More…]

by November 16, 2012 0 comments The Guide