Washington DC

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A Chef Offered Up Her Sourdough Starter on Instagram & the Results Are Amazing

Nothing travels faster than news in 2020, thanks to social media, except maybe sourdough starter. Just ask Johanna Hellrigl, the 31-year-old chef and Washington, D.C, resident who, at the start of the...

How are you weathering the lock-down?

by dcbbq 2 months ago

This question arose in a thread, and I thought it was a good topic for people to talk about. One issue -- which restaurants are selling food whose taste isn't hurt by delivery -- and which dish...

Alexandria Take Out Report

by ktmoomau 1 month ago

We have been doing take out once or twice a week to support our local community. A few hits: Souvlaki Bar- Greek Salad with Chicken Yeero- right now a fresh salad seems very indulgent, I think ...

Any recent happy farmers market visits?

by tcamp 16 days ago

Early on, I went to the Dupont FM when the the VA markets were closed. Now VA markets are "open" but you need to preorder your items. For me, that is no fun. Half of the pleasure of cooking for me ...

Restaurants Open for Carry-out that Gave Up

by MikeR 2 months ago

I was disappointed last week to find that Hong Kong Palace, that had been open for carry-out and delivery, had decided to close entirely. Not sure if that means they'll re-open after the apocalypse...

Hei, Hei Tiger in Tysons II.

by Ziv 3 months ago

I have been avoiding public spaces this week, I spend a good amount of time w some octogenarians and want to err on the safe side. But I was Jones'in for some food prepared by "not me" and Hei Hei ...

Can Anyone Offer More Information About "King Syrup"

by DLynne 8 years ago

I just bought a 32oz. bottle of King Syrup at Gourmet Giant on Rockville Pike. The red label with the lion face looked so interesting, and I thought I remember seeing it called for in a recipe for ...

Siroo - Korean takeout in Annandale

by Steve 21 days ago

Had very successful takeout from Siroo. I called in advance for their bindatteok (mung bean pancakes) which are made to order. I think it's the only place in the area you can get these. They ar...

Hot smoked salmon in DMV

by edub 23 days ago

Hi- anyone know where I can buy this locally? The prices online are too high for me. I might try making it depending on what equipment is needed - I’ll have access to a gas grill in a few weeks

Picnic Tables Now at Eden Center

by Steve 23 days ago

Around a dozen picnic tables have been set up at Eden Center to eat your carryout food. Some are on the sidewalk in front of shops plus the have cordoned off a row of parking and set up tables the...

DC Take Out Options

by dcbbq 1 month ago

I see that tkmoomau has opened a thread on take-out options in Alexandria, so why not have one for DC? I haven't done a lot of take out, but I'll flag one that I really liked -- I'm Eddie Cano, on...

What happened to DonRockwell.com?

by Bart Hound 5 years ago

The site has been offline for a couple of days. Anyone know what's up or when it's coming back?

Heap Big Beef?

by JrHotShoppes 1 month ago

I grew up in Marlow Heights, Maryland, a stone's throw from Southeast DC, in the 1960s and 1970s. During the late 1960s, a restaurant opened on St. Barnabas Road called "Heap Big Beef". It was a ch...

Does anyone remember Ramino's in Gaithersburg?

by Cuisinegirl 16 years ago

Ramino's, which used to be located in the strip mall across from Gaithersburg High Scool, closed a couple years ago when the shopping center burned down. The shopping center has now been rebuilt, a...

Taking a winter trip to The Beltway...

by gutreactions 2 years ago

It is actually one of several trips we take each year to D.C. and environs to catch up with friends, family, cultural sites. While we have favorite dining spots in the area, what's new and interest...

Bawadi in 7 Corners - Report

by Steve 2 months ago

Take out from Bawadi consisted of four parts: Mansaf (the National Dish of Jordan!), Qidra Chicken (Palestinian), Fettoush Salad, and some compilmentary sweets. The Middle Eastern culinary map ...

Charga in Arlington

by Ziv 3 months ago

Excellent food prepared by guys who really like good food. Claudio spent the time to inform me about some of the nuances of each of the 3 dishes I considered. The menu is wide ranging and looks to ...

Destination Dining in DC?

by pretender414 10 months ago

I'm looking to get some feedback on my D.C. restaurants list. We'll be able to have a family member babysit about 1x per month, so I'm putting together a list of 10-12 restaurants to try over the n...

Quick Hits! Do You Have Any?

by Steve 5 years ago

Sometimes I order one small dish to test out a joint, so here are some quick hits that are not really worth a seperate post. Let me know if you have had any similar experiences lately.... Steel...

Washington DC spingbreak trip

by toklife 3 months ago

We are going for a 5 day trip to Washington DC at the beginning of March, 11-year-old and myself. We will be staying near Rosslyn and Courthouse in Arlington VA and I would really appreciate sugges...