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...

Heading back to D.C./The Beltway...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

How is the dining scene right now around The Beltway? Missed our trips to the area during the pandemic. What are the protocols? What's new in the culinary? Will be staying with family in Fairfax, V...

Restos adding credit card processing fees to your bill...

by gutreactions 2 months ago

I have noticed it more and more. Restaurants are posting up to a 3% processing fee to your final bill. I guess its an effort to defray some of the loss eateries incur to credit card companies. They...

Rose Park Farmers Market in Georgetown

by Foodgeek 8 days ago

This Market is on P Street and is Tuesdays from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. not a lot of vendors, and there seem to be less every week, but there's some unique ones including bureks, two fish vendors, c...

Return to Thip Khao

by Steve 2 months ago

First post-vaccination meal out in public, and Thip Khao delivers on an excellent meal. Can't go wrong with the sai oua, beef jerky, nam khao, watertcress salad, and it was great to add the tom yu...

Lee’s Sandwiches Falls Church

by Ziv 29 days ago

I was running errands today and felt like getting a Banh Mi sandwich so I stopped by Lee’s on Annandale Road, got #11 the Special Combo w extra pate. It was pretty good but the combination of the e...

Ghin Na Ree - Inside Dining

by MikeR 18 days ago

This is one of my lunch favorites and they're finally serving at the indoor tables, but at this time, dining in is only for lunch 11:30 to 2:30. It seems that while it's still the same family and s...

Chicken Wing prices rising: another pandemic shortage?

by gutreactions 3 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...

China Wok - Tysons Corner / Vienna / McLean

by MikeR 1 month ago

I'm pleased to report that, contrary to my experiences re-visiting restaurants that I regularly visited pre-pandemic not being as good now, China Wok, which is now open for indoor dining, is as goo...

Cozy in Alexandria or Arlington

by fieryredhead 2 months ago

It's my anniversary and I need to pick a cozy/romantic restaurant in Alexandria or Arlington on the double. I would like something nice but not "fine dining" -- entrees in $18-32 range. Cuisine: fl...

Holy Cow! Bahn Li Sandwiches - The Panic Is On??

by MikeR 2 months ago

It's not just chicken wings (and other parts of the chicken) that are getting expensive. Driving home around lunch time today and knowing that I'll be going past Lee's Sandwiches, thought I'd p...

Chef José Andrés gives out $50 gift cards for getting vaccinated

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

A spokesperson from ThinkFoodGroup told local outlet DCist that customers could show their “fully vaccinated card at Jaleo DC, Jaleo Crystal City, Oyamel, Zaytinya, or China Chilcano and receive a ...

Jônt reservation available - 6/25/21 [all others sold out]

by JohnTalbotWannabe 3 months ago

Hi, We have a reservation for two people on Friday 6/25 at 8:30 for Jônt (newly awarded two Michelin stars). I learned we cannot make the reservation and am happy to sell/transfer it. If you a...

The 'New' Jerusalem Restaurant in Bailey's Crossroads

by Steve 3 months ago

my first visit to Jerusalem Restaurant since they moved across Leesburg Pike into new digs. It is now a spiffy place, beautifully and evocatively decorated. Still doing takeout, but the chicken m...

Kaffir Lime tree

by edub 4 months ago

Does anyone know of any Asian markets or other places in the DMV where I can buy one? I’m also trying to recall which market I was in in Virginia around this time two years ago, where they had a gr...

Fish Taco in Virginia and Maryland

by Steve 3 months ago

Fish Taco is the name of a four-location enterprise in the DC area: three in the Maryland burbs and one in the Tysons area. I have never met a fish taco I didn't like. The counter-service menu...

BBQ South to Madison, Warrenton, Gainesville, VA

by Steve 4 months ago

Three bbq pork sandwiches: One at Pig n Steak (a brick and mortar place in Madison) followed by two food trucks. Smokin' Billy's listed in Warrenton and just north a couple of blocks, Big B's fro...

Grubhub - DoorDash - Seamless Delivery Service Fraud

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 year ago

Last night Pim Techamuanvivit discovered that Grubhub, Seamless and Yelp delivery services have fake listings for her San Francisco restaurant, Kin Khao, to accept food orders on their sites. Her r...

May Dinner Series by Chefs Stopping AAPI Hate

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Chefs Stopping AAPI Hate is offering a curated dinner series each Tuesday during the month of May in San Francisco, Washington DC and Manhattan to use the power of food to raise awareness and funds...


by edub 4 months ago

Ok, same question now with cardoons. Where on earth do you find these? I called the Italian store in Arlington yesterday, I’ve looked online, nada. They’re supposed to be delicious and I’ve got a...

Kung Fu Kitchen in Alexandria - Report

by Steve 1 year ago

Kung Fu Kitchen is an expansion from NYC specializing in a focused menu of buns and noodles. I tried two kinds of buns: xiao long bao (soup dumplings) and sheng jian bao (fried on the bottom sou...