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...

Grubhub - DoorDash - Seamless Delivery Service Fraud

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 years 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...

Yerevan Market and Cafe in Adams Morgan

by Steve 3 months 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...

Whole smoked tofu

by joeljkp 17 days ago

Do any of the barbeque spots in the area sell whole smoked tofu as a home cooking ingredient? A couple reasons this doesn't seem like a far-fetched possibility: 2Fifty sells blocks of smoked Fet...

An Impressive One-Two Punch at the Old Wharf

by Steve 22 days ago

I was curious about what was left of the old Fisherman's Market at the Wharf after all the development. There is still a very small parking section, which is no longer free. I paid $5 for a 1/2...

Arni's Kitchen, Minang Cuisine Food Truck in DC

by Steve 28 days ago

I had never heard of Minang Cuisine either. It's the cuisine of West Sumatra in Indonesia, aka Padang (not to be confused with Penang in Malaysia). This dark brown and unassuming food truck w...

Chennai Hoppers in Gaithersburg - Report

by Steve 1 month ago

Seven Chowhounds got together to try this upscale South Indian place in Montgomery County. Some folks had read about it from a review in The Washington Post. For me, it's been a long time since e...

Rockville favorites

by Ziv 1 month ago

I am looking for a good cafe, preferably Chinese but not necessarily so, in Rockville, MD. I have seen good reports on Jin River, A&J, Shanghai Taste (which seems to be carry out only this month), ...

The Formula of Rasa is Soooo Good

by Steve 1 month ago

There are three locations of Rasa, which is a purely local enterprise (for now) from the same family of Bombay Bistro. It is a fast service rice/salad bowls place similar in scope to Cava/Chipotle...

Chicken Wing prices rising: another pandemic shortage?

by gutreactions 9 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...

Yong Kang Street in Pentagon City Food Court

by Steve 1 month ago

Inside the Fashion Centre at Pentagon City, in the same food court that hosts McDonalds, Popeyes, and Panera is this newcomer to the world of 'street food meets shopping mall' convenience. Yong...

De Rhum Spot, Caribbean near Howard U.

by Steve 1 month ago

After a Howard game, I decided to try out this Caribbean joint about a block away. I hadn't heard anything about it, and I didn't quite know what to expect. It was an experience for which I felt ...

Everest Momo Plus - Nepalese inside a Chantilly Gas Station

by Steve 1 month ago

Yes, it is possible to eat well at a gas station. The proof is by ordering the samaya bazi at Everest Momo Plus. The main feature of this sampling platter (a kind of thali) is flattened rice that...

Porchetta District in Georgetown

by Steve 1 month ago

Directly across Key Bridge, inside Georgetown Gourmet (a small sandwich shop) is a separate menu featuring porchetta in a variety of sandwiches - or a salad for thems that are avoiding carbs. ...

Lotus Garden in Vienna - Report

by Steve 2 months 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...

New York Times' "The Restaurant List 2021" List

by patsully 3 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...

Sunchokes spotted anywhere?

by tcamp 2 months 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 2 months 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 ...

Malaysian Kopitiam in Centreville -- Report

by Steve 2 months 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 2 months 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...