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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...
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What are your favorites in Alexandria?

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by mrsjoujou 15 days ago

We moved to Alexandria three months ago. Interested in finding good eats that are not simple carb heavy. I save the simple carbs for good bakeries and Jeni's.

Duck Confit for four: proportions?

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by mixtapepanda 9 days ago

I was feeling inspired specifically by Matty Matheson's "Cowboy Confit" but his recipe only calls for two duck legs, and particularly for my family, that's not going to feed four people. Is one per...

Momo Yakitori

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by wineloverdc 12 months ago

Having heard good things about this place on Rhode Island Avenue {near South Dakota} we went on a cold Monday. We arrived to a mostly empty restaurant and were greeted by Ume, the waiter/host. We...

Quick Hits! Do You Have Any?

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by Steve 4 years ago

Sometimes I order one small dish to test out a joint, so here are some quick hits that are not really worth a seperate post. Let me know if you have had any similar experiences lately.... Steel...

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ISO culinary rose petals

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by Cocinero Cubano 6 days ago

All - I'm making a cake that calls for candied rose petals. I need to find some that are pesticide free however so I'd like to ask if anyone knows of a source in the Northern VA/DC area. I figure I...

Cork Wine Bar - Washington D.C.

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by vsimoncini 7 years ago

What a disappointment. Really looked forward to an evening spent sampling the energy and flavor of 14th St. north of Logan Circle. Having already enjoyed an evening with the folks at Chuch Key, as...

Good cafes to hit in Palisades/Foxhall/MacArthur Blvd area of DC?

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by Ziv 25 days ago

I moved a while back & I am now just 8 or 9 minutes from Palisades/Foxhall at Arizona & MacArthur. The only place I have gone to in that area is Kotobuki, which I like quite a bit. The sushi there ...

Chowhound Dinner at Baan Thai - Report

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by Steve 2 years ago

If you love to compare a favorite dish from restaurant to restaurant, say pad thai, then you might have a problem eating at Baan Thai. The menu does not conform to standard "Thai restaurant" dishe...

Myanmar in Falls Church, oh my god

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by howler 13 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 ...

Emilie's in Capitol Hill - Report

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by Steve 13 days ago

I was more than a bit skeptical sitting down at Emilie's after they rolled out their cart. It is filled with what looks like banchan and they charge for it. Not a lot mind you, but it looks like ...

Silpancho's House, New Bolivian in Del Ray

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by Steve 9 months ago

On Mt Vernon Ave, near West Glebe, there is a brand new Bolivian spot with counter service and a menu that is mostly changing daily specials. They aren't serving the full menu yet, just a couple o...

Suggestions in Lorton, VA area

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by pretender414 9 months 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). ...

Eerkin's, Uyghur in Fairfax - Report

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by Steve 5 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 ...

Piccolina in City Center, DC

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by Steve 5 months ago

More than any other new venture in a long time, I was so looking forward to trying Piccolina, the breakfast, lunch, and dinner casual offspring of Centrolina, right across the alley. The menu hig...

Nanjing Bistro in Fairfax - Report

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by Steve 5 years ago

Only open about a month, this may be the only place around to try out Nanjing Cuisine. I was happy to find out that the name was true to the purpose of the restaurant. I will have to explore mo...

Wood-cooked barbecue in DC

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by dcbbq 9 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!

Lanzhou Handpulled Noodles in Gaithersburg - Report

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by Steve 27 days ago

They feature mainly two kinds of noodles here, knife-cut and hand-pulled. The pulled noodles are available in different thicknesses. In addition, the noodles can be ordered in soup, stir-fried,...

Yunnan Menu at Mandarin Express (chow lunch report)

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by alopez 13 years ago

Four intrepid chowhounds gathered at this tiny restaurant in north Rockville to sample items from their menu of Yunnan specialties. We tried: -Crossing the Bridge noodle soup. -steamed dumplin...

Search is Not Getting Good Results

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by Steve 2 months 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...