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...

Chinese Bing at Bing and Bao, Falls Church

by Steve 5 days 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 6 days 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 18 days 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...

How are you weathering the lock-down?

by dcbbq 10 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...

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 6 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...

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 ...

2Fifty BBQ

by RobertM 3 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 3 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 1 month 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 1 month 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 2 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 ...

Any favorite dishes at Ambar Clarendon?

by Ziv 3 years ago

I am taking a friend on Saturday for Brunch, which is still during Restaurant Week, so I have 3 options, I think. A la carte, $35 unlimited small plates or the Restaurant Week Special for the $22...

Suggestions in Lorton, VA area

by pretender414 1 year ago

Hello! We'll be moving to Lorton this summer and are looking for suggestions in the nearby area. I did a search on the board, but most posts are years out of date (and the restaurants are closed). ...

Livin' the Pie Life in Arlington, the Best Dessert Pies Around

by Steve 4 years ago

I've had a couple of the individual pies at this very popular bakery near the corner of Glebe and Lee Highway, and I have to say I am very impressed. The pecan is every bit as good as my longtime ...

Sampan Cafe

by Ross L 16 years ago

My family and I used to frequent the Sampan Cafe in Franconia for years. 25 years to be exact. It was our favorite chinese place. Several years ago it was sold and everything changed. I can't b...

where to buy Duck Confit and duck fat in DC NOVA?

by jrl2929 12 years ago

Can anyone recommd a gourmet store (preferably up 270, but doesn't have to be) where I can buy Duck confit and duck fat? Trying out cassoulet this weekend and would like to make it as authenticall...

Outer Banks recommendations and places en route (Hwy 64 corridor)

by burgeoningfoodie 4 months ago

Family has decided to take an extended weekend to the Outer Banks (mostly the Kitty Hawk/Nags Head/Kill Devil Hills region) and am in search of some recommendations amidst the over price garbage th...