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...

How are you weathering the lock-down?

by dcbbq 12 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...

'Present' in Falls Church for Vietnamese

by Ziv 23 days ago

Stopped by for lunch in Falls Church the other day. Ordered Cha Gio/Spring Roll and Xian Xao Cua/Cellophane noodles with crab meat and an iced Vietnamese coffee. The coffee was hand shaken at the b...

Ruthie's All Day in Arlington - Report

by Steve 24 days ago

Among the many places offering smoked meats nowadays, Ruthie's is the latest, a spiffy modern place for a nice meal. The competition is getting crowded. It has many items on offer that a typica...

Can Anyone Offer More Information About "King Syrup"

by DLynne 9 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 ...

Where can I find deep fried Mars bars in Arlington, VA?

by sorpu 1 month ago

I had the chance to have this delightful treat some time ago. Was hoping someone knew of a place in Arlington (that is currently open) that offered it. Any other restaurants in the near vicinity wo...

Takeout Thai: The good, the bad and the ugly.

by Ziv 8 months ago

This month I have been trying a lot of new Thai spots and getting appetizers or soups for carryout. Thai Select at 1713 Wilson Blvd in Arlington was my first stop this month, I got a rather good La...

Vaso’s Greek in Old Town Alexandria

by Ziv 1 month ago

I have always enjoyed this cafe! In the summer they have a colorful arbor of flowers over the outdoor dining area which is cool. Yesterday was an indoor visit and they have good practices on separa...

Kouign-Amann-Where to find in DC

by flobow 1 month ago

Had kouign amann in Montreal a couple years ago and loved it. Searching for any good bakeries in DC that sell it. Thanks!

Chinese Bing at Bing and Bao, Falls Church

by Steve 2 months ago

Bing and Bao is a new place in Idylwood Plaza (Whole Foods) in Falls Church. It is setup for video screen ordering inside, and it is possible to eat in plus there are a couple of small tables out...

Capitol food service operations?

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Amid the horror of Wednesday's violent siege of the Capitol and flipping between live newscasts and social media, I recall an interview with one Congresswoman where she mentioned receiving a box lu...

Ghin Na Ree in Arlington

by Ziv 2 months ago

Was running errands in Arlington and saw Ghin Na Ree was open so I popped by. Called my order in and got the Green Curry Lunch Special and the Gang Jued Woon Sen soup instead of the regular special...

CH group lunch visit to Gharer Khabar

by luckyfatima 7 years ago

A group of 6 hounds went to Bangladeshi restaurant, Gharer Khabar (5151 Lee Hwy, Arlington, VA 22207) yesterday for lunch. It was overall very enjoyable. We have had other threads on Gharer Khab...

Bagels (good ones, that is)

by MikeR 8 months ago

We haven't had this battle in a while. Is there any place - Virginia side of New York, please) to get a bagel that tastes like a real bagel and not like sandwich bread? When Einstein Brothers was n...

2Fifty BBQ

by RobertM 5 months ago

Stopped by yesterday after work. Well, I haven't been posting for a while so wondered what other BBQ hounds thought about the place. Had the brisket, awesome!! The St Louis ribs were Ok. Being a...

Call Your Mother (But not Often) in DC

by Steve 4 months ago

Call Your Mother has now several locations and has taken off very quickly as a choice for upscale bagels and bagel sandwiches. Is the extra expense worth it? I tried the zaatar bagel. I was ...

Looking for fresh Lo Mein Noodles in Washington D.C. region

by phishie 3 months ago

Title says it all :) I'm searching high and low to buy fresh lo mein noodles in the DMV area to cook with at home. I came across Twin Marquis as a producer that claims to sell at La Mart and New...

Korean BBQ Joints With Indoor Seating

by MikeR 3 months ago

Before I start calling (and hoping there's someone who speaks English answering the phone) does anyone know of a decent one of the Korean BBQ places in Annandale or nearby that's both open for lunc...

Favorite Business Outdoor Dining Spots during COVID

by sktenney 4 months ago

Taking an author out to lunch or dinner anywhere in DC. Looking for a restaurant having very good vegetarian food along with a more formal atmosphere in an outdoor setting...this is hard! I am no...

Myanmar in Falls Church, oh my god

by howler 14 years ago

others on this board have raved about myanmar, so i was ready for good, perhaps great. but myanmar is sensational. NOTHING i ate was less than perfection, and sheer love shone through in every ...