Post Tagged with: "restaurant"

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
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

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

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

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

The Corp’s newest enterprise, The Hilltoss, offered students and faculty a peek at its fresh salads  Wednesday. The student-crafted bowls were met with generally favorable reviews but limited enthusiasm.

The Corp’s Promising New Salad Storefront Proves to Be a Toss Up

★★★☆☆ $$$$ Everyone loves Georgetown in the spring, and one of the main reasons is the return of the Farmers Market. This spring, the market has moved into Red Square and comes with one very important addition: Hilltoss. Hilltoss is The Corp’s newest brainchild and is essentially a student-run version[Read More…]

by April 11, 2014 0 comments Food & Drink, 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
Upscale Fusion Pleases

Upscale Fusion Pleases

4/5 stars $$ When looking for a restaurant with great ambience and sensational entrees, one need look no further than Scion, located in Dupont Circle. Ranked the winner of the Best New Restaurant in Washington, D.C. in 2010 by Washington City Paper, Scion serves up contemporary American cuisine with international influences and[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments The Guide
Brazilian Eatery Struggles To Turn Up the Heat

Brazilian Eatery Struggles To Turn Up the Heat

3/5 stars $$ The Grill from Ipanema (a clever play on the Grammy-winning classic of 1965) is touted by its owners and by many local foodies as the only authentic Brazilian restaurant in town. Chef Alcy de Souza immigrated to the United States in 1987 with the vision of creating a chic and modern establishment while[Read More…]

by September 27, 2013 0 comments The Guide