Washington DC

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This West Coast City Hates Lunch & Other Findings From New Study

Ever wonder where your co-worker is actually headed when they leave for lunch? Turns out it may be easy to guess based on what city you live and work in. Ubimo—a New York-based software company—looked...

Haute Eggs

by eggsthusiasm 14 days ago

I am researching eggs, and am interested in eating some fancypants eggs at a fine dining restaurant on the eastern seaboard, somewhere between Boston and Washington DC. Anyone have ideas for places...

Eerkin's, Uyghur in Fairfax - Report

by Steve 3 months ago

So far I've been disappointed at any of the kabobs from NW Chinese cuisine that are available in our area, and I usually hesitate in ordering them. I was happy to see that for $3, I could check ...

Martha Stewart frozen "slab" pies, where to find them?

by takadi 6 years ago

I used to find these at Costco all the time a few years back. They were kirkland brand I think but had Martha Stewart's name on it. They were the equivalent of chicken pot pies without the "pot" an...

Search is Not Getting Good Results

by Steve 13 days ago

With the Washington, DC tag I can no longer count on finding my posts. I searched for Little Sesame and did not find the thread I started. I was able to find it using Google. This has been happen...

Wood-cooked barbecue in DC

by dcbbq 7 months ago

I’m looking for all places in the DC metro that make barbecue with wood and/or charcoal only. That is, places with no gas or electric backup for cooking the meat. Thanks in advance!

La Limeña Grill - Rockville, MD

by pinkfloydx 20 days ago

This is my first post, and would like to introduce La Limeña Grill. Peruvian food is definitely one of my favorites. La Limeña Grill is, I think, amazing place to have high quality food. My ultim...


by LulusMom 29 days ago

Has anyone tried this place? Thoughts? Coming for a couple of nights and thought I might try something new.

Huarascan, Peruvian in Del Ray

by Steve 25 days ago

Although I've passed by this true hole-in-the-wall a gazillion times, yesterday was my first time to stop by. The sign said open for breakfast, and it was 7am. I couldn't resist trying the tama...

Ruan Thai: Thai Smackdown

by Steve 14 years ago

As a continuation of our Thai Smackdown, a group of us recently went to Ruan Thai in Silver Spring to see how this small storefront stacked up against some of the best in the area. Wow! I loved it...

Frankly Pizza - Kensington, MD

by pinkfloydx 19 days ago

If you are looking for wood burn oven pizza with amazing Neapolitan crust, you must try Frankly Pizza. I have tried Neapoliten pizza in Italy, Toronto (Pizzeria Libretto, which is amazing), and DC....

Nava Thai Wheaton

by melanie1 7 years ago

Just back from Nava Thai. It's been a while since I've been there, but honestly I don't think it ever recovered from the move to a much bigger place several years ago. We had nom tuk (beef salad)...

Birthday-worthy restaurant in DC?

by rstuart 2 months ago

My mother and I are going to DC for her 75th birthday. We will be staying at the Capitol Skyline Hotel. I'd prefer to go somewhere that is no more than a $15 uber ride away. I am looking for somewh...

'D.C. dining scene getting its due': N.Y. Times...

by gutreactions 1 month ago

As an avid visitor to The Beltway, this article in The New York Times hit some tasty notes. The restaurants scene in Washington, D.C. is definitely on the move. What do you think of the venues ment...

Where to pre-order Thanksgiving dessert?

by midtowndc 28 days ago

I signed up to bring dessert to the family Thanksgiving dinner and I have no interest in cooking/baking for 30 people. Two catches: First, we are going to Boston, so it needs to travel well. Se...

Good Saltenas? Where?

by MikeR 2 months ago

Short version, since I'm having trouble getting a post to stick: A few years ago I was eating saltenas from a a couple of places that are no longer around, and I settled on Luzmila's, which wer...

Bob's Shanghai in Rockville- Report

by Steve 6 years ago

Three Chowhounds gathered for an impormptu lunch at this new place which is theoretically an oupost of a taiwanese chain, famed for their dumplings. It has no new signage, just the old sign for Bo...

Sherry Week at Jaleo

by Steve 1 month ago

This week through Sunday is Sherry Week at Jaleo, with a special menu featuring a one ounce pour of sherry paired with each dish. I tried only the dessert from this menu, but it was so outrageou...

Middleburg, VA - Hammerdown BBQ and Wineries

by Steve 2 years ago

I twice attended the Middleburg Film Festival a couple of weekends ago, and while I was out there I decided to see investigate my food options. It had been decades since I was last in Middleburg. ...

Fried Whole Fish in DC / NOVA area?

by capitalhockey 2 months ago

I have a general fondness for fried whole fish. I used to love the fried flounder dish at the Crystal Thai restaurant that came with savory chili sauce on the side but it hasn't taste the same aft...

Bill Bateman's - New York Sauce

by EJA86 8 years ago

Has anyone had this particular sauce at any of the Bill Bateman's restaurants throughout Maryland? It comes with their standard hot wings in place of blue cheese. Is peppery, garlicky.....the 'me...