Washington DC

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This D.C. Beverage Director Believes Everybody Has a Role to Play in Revolution

“Activism comes in many shapes and sizes,” says Andra “AJ” Johnson. “There is a lane for creatives as we can be the storytellers of the movement.” This past June in the wake of the protests after the...

New York Times' "The Restaurant List 2021" List

by patsully 2 months ago

A new top 50 list, unranked thankfully. "Together they reflect the rich mosaic of American dining — from the melding of Thai curry and Texas brisket in the Pacific Northwest, to heritage crab r...

Lotus Garden in Vienna - Report

by Steve 2 days ago

Four Chowhounds tried out this spot known for their hand pulled noodles. Although it's been around forever, I've never heard much good about it, so it's taken me this long to try it. We started...

Sunchokes spotted anywhere?

by tcamp 7 days ago

I got some from a neighbor who grew them and fell in love - so tasty. I need more! Anyone seen in markets in the DMV, preferably V?

A Sublime Chow Crawl in Baltimore

by Steve 16 days ago

I was in Baltimore for a soccer match for the first time in five years, and I took the opportunity to hit a few places for quick carryout opportunities. I had no intention of eating all this food ...

Chicken Wing prices rising: another pandemic shortage?

by gutreactions 7 months ago

Craving chicken wings? The price of wings is rising fast, according to industry sources. Almost double what they were just a few months ago. Restaurants and markets have had to adjust their menu pr...

Malaysian Kopitiam in Centreville -- Report

by Steve 22 days ago

The same folks who ran MK in DC for many years have opened this outpost in Centreville. I was curious to see if the cooking has changed. The one in DC had a huge, ambitious menu with a mix of goo...

Bostan, Uyghur in Arlington -- Report

by Steve 22 days ago

A new Uyghur place in Arlington has popped up, and with the demise of Silk Road in Falls Church City and Queen Amannisa in Crystal City, I was longing to have one close to me. This is a good nei...

Peanut Oil in Local Grocery Stores - nearlly extinct?

by MikeR 8 years ago

Darned if I know why, but it seems the peanut oil has become scarce on the shelves of our local supermarkets. I've seen one size, somewhat larger than I want to buy, of Planter's brand. Harris Teet...

Yerevan Market and Cafe in Adams Morgan

by Steve 1 month ago

I was excited (and a bit wary) to learn of this new place in AdMo featuring Armenian food. I ate like a king on my recent trip to Armenia, and there are very few places anywhere that highlight the...

La Famosa at the Navy Yard - Report

by Steve 1 month ago

Four Chowhounds got together to try out this Puerto Rican place at the Navy Yard. Ugh. That's my one-word review. Of course I'll let you know what we ordered and thought, but just in case any...

Sandwiches at Yellow the Cafe - Navy Yard

by Steve 3 months ago

To eat one of the sandwiches at Yellow the Cafe, you have to be ok with getting your hands absolutely filthy. There's not really a nice or polite way to eat them. They start off with a thick, ...

Ballston Quarter Round Up

by Steve 2 years ago

I've been to the new Ballston Quarter a couple of times, and I wanted to mention the three places I tried in one thread. We started off at Mi and Yu Noodle Bar, which I had fond memories of when...

Smokecraft BBQ in Clarendon - Report

by Steve 3 months ago

Smokecraft enters the local bbq wars as a major contender. At least judging from the ribs. Perfectly acceptable ribs. To add to the honors, the beans are a '10' as good as it gets for texture ...

Makan, Malaysian in DC - Report

by Steve 1 month ago

Two things stand out immediately with the food at Makan; 1: It's an excellent restaurant. 2: This is the polite version of Malaysian cuisine. We were there for brunch and ordered: Biscuits...

Washington DC on a budget. A review of several eateries in DC center.

by Rustscheff 4 years ago

Hello, I have been forced to live on USD 20 per hour after taxes and went to present research in Washington this week. I couldn't afford a hotel but found a wonderful rowhouse on 10 th st NW which ...

The Fight to Rein in Delivery Apps

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Should you need more reasons to despise DoorDash, Grubhub and Uber Eats, here are a couple more: "...as I began to probe the history of the delivery-app sector, the thirty-per-cent commission re...

Sabai Sabai Simply Thai - Report

by Steve 11 years ago

In Germantown, this elegant Thai place makes some very exacting food - much of it not spicy - that ranges from exquisite to mediocre. In most case you are expected to add the heat, if you like, fr...

Cheap eats in BosWash?

by saacnmama 2 months ago

We'll be doing the grand college tour, and need to eat along the way. In Boston, we’ll be staying near the Back Bay T stop and looking at schools all over town. In NYC, we’ll be on the Uppe...

Peter Chang's Arlington

by Ziv 3 months ago

I haven't been in the Arlington area for some time, so when I found myself there at lunch time it seemed like a good idea to hit an old favorite place and try some dishes I haven't had for a long t...

Lunch Date in DC - recommendations?

by makeleleroll 3 months ago

It's been years since I've had a lunch date with my spouse. I haven't been around the DC food scene in years, so I don't know what's good these days. In the past, we've really enjoyed Rose's Luxu...