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

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by Ziv 16 days 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...

Bagels (good ones, that is)

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by MikeR 29 days 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"

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by DLynne 8 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 ...

Raaga's Previous Chef Ramesh -- Where is he now?

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by alkapal 9 days ago

Missing a special dish the previous chef -- Ramesh -- of Raaga Indian, Falls Church, made for me. Does anyone know where he may have gone in the area to be a chef? (He was there maybe eight years...

How are you weathering the lock-down?

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by dcbbq 5 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...

Chloe at the Navy Yard - Report

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by Steve 20 days ago

My first time to the new development at the Navy Yard. Lots of restaurants to choose from and a nice area to walk around with a boardwalk and some interesting architectural features. Many pretty ...

Anyone remember Fio's?

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by luvs2tvl 2 months ago

I loved Fio's in the Woodner! Tried to go once a week and for birthdays, social events, etc. My understanding was he, his wife and sister moved back to Erie, PA. I'm not aware of them opening ...

Spicy Snacks at Momo House in Vienna

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by Steve 1 month ago

Momo House, a Nepalese place on an alley between Maple Ave and Church St, has an interesting array of snacks aside from the regular menu of momo, kabobs, and curries. But be careful, the spicy is ...

where did the owner's of Fio's go?

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by Nancy 17 years ago

I loved that place - anyone know if the owners/chef ended up somewhere else?

June 11, Support Black-owned Restaurants

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by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

On Thursday, June 11, please join with eaters across the country to support the black community. Order takeout or delivery from a Black-owned restaurant and post a photo on social media. For ea...

Springfield, VA area spots

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by FoodDude2 3 years ago

I recently moved from Arlington to Springfield and thought I would provide some updated reviews of local spots we have tried since moving in a few weeks ago. Golden Hong Kong Chinese---located n...

Sweetpea, Soul Food near Howard U. - Report

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by Steve 1 year ago

Open all of eight months, Sweetpea is a tiny spot on Georgia Ave. with some slim counters and stools for eat-in. Worth the cramped conditions. I got the smothered chicken (ordered white meat) w...

Restaurants Open for Carry-out that Gave Up

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by MikeR 4 months ago

I was disappointed last week to find that Hong Kong Palace, that had been open for carry-out and delivery, had decided to close entirely. Not sure if that means they'll re-open after the apocalypse...

Any recent happy farmers market visits?

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by tcamp 3 months ago

Early on, I went to the Dupont FM when the the VA markets were closed. Now VA markets are "open" but you need to preorder your items. For me, that is no fun. Half of the pleasure of cooking for me ...

Alexandria Take Out Report

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by ktmoomau 4 months ago

We have been doing take out once or twice a week to support our local community. A few hits: Souvlaki Bar- Greek Salad with Chicken Yeero- right now a fresh salad seems very indulgent, I think ...

Hei, Hei Tiger in Tysons II.

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by Ziv 5 months ago

I have been avoiding public spaces this week, I spend a good amount of time w some octogenarians and want to err on the safe side. But I was Jones'in for some food prepared by "not me" and Hei Hei ...

Siroo - Korean takeout in Annandale

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by Steve 3 months ago

Had very successful takeout from Siroo. I called in advance for their bindatteok (mung bean pancakes) which are made to order. I think it's the only place in the area you can get these. They ar...

Hot smoked salmon in DMV

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by edub 3 months ago

Hi- anyone know where I can buy this locally? The prices online are too high for me. I might try making it depending on what equipment is needed - I’ll have access to a gas grill in a few weeks

Picnic Tables Now at Eden Center

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by Steve 3 months ago

Around a dozen picnic tables have been set up at Eden Center to eat your carryout food. Some are on the sidewalk in front of shops plus the have cordoned off a row of parking and set up tables the...

DC Take Out Options

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by dcbbq 4 months ago

I see that tkmoomau has opened a thread on take-out options in Alexandria, so why not have one for DC? I haven't done a lot of take out, but I'll flag one that I really liked -- I'm Eddie Cano, on...