Bul

Last Updated: 5/30/2020 Current Status:  The spicy and underrated Korean spot in Adams Morgan is doing take-out and delivery and sit-down service on its small patio area. Gift Cards Summary: Cuisine: Korean Neighborhood: Adams Morgan Address: 2431 18th St NW, Washington DC Website: http://www.buldc.com/ Reservations: Phone (202)-798-2852    

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Reveler’s Hour

Image: Guanciale over Bucatini Last Updated: 7/9/2020 Current Status: Reveler’s Hour is opening its dining room for sit-down service starting July 3, Wednesday to Sunday.  They will serve a 3-course dinner for $45 per person, available only by reservations. Additional guidance from their site: Time limit of 1 hour and 45 minutes. Reservations may be […]

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The Imperial

Image: Behind the bar Last Updated: 7/2/2020 Current Status: The Imperial will being sit-down dining on July 3 on its rooftop terrace.  Reservations on Resy.  They continue to do variations of take-out: Pre-Order on Tock Dinner For Two , Specialty Cocktail Kits, Picnic Inspired Bites & Ready-to-Drink Cocktails. Gift Cards Before Times Review: Last Visit: […]

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Week in Review – 12/8/19

Image: David Vestal, New York City (1950). This week, we added a place to our recommended restaurant list, and thankfully there were no big closures (though Baan Thai is moving up).  We also reviewed a place that we do think is worth paying the cab fare to get there.  Here is the week that was […]

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Al Volo Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Pappardelle with Boar Ragu Current Status: Doing take-out and delivery from all three locations.  You can also get their signature fresh pastas and prepared sauces. Gift Cards   Before Times Review: Last Visit: November 2019 Al Volo started as a stall selling pasta and sauces at farmers markets and Union Market.  It then expanded […]

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Brothers & Sisters

Image: Cake! Almost to scale. Last Updated: 7/11/2020 Current Status:  The Line Hotel opened July 1.  A Rake’s Progress did not make it to opening.  For now, the lobby dining choice is Café Spoken – a café serving Japanese cuisine, for take-out and limited self-seating. Before Times Review: Last Visited: October 2019 The former space […]

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Mintwood Place

Image: Halibut, cuttlefish sauce, fennel and sunchokes. Last Updated: 6/10/2020 Current Status: The long outdoor seating area is now open.  Take-out and delivery continues. Gift Cards Before Times Review: Last Visited: September 2019 Around the corner from the 18th Street strip and its roving hordes, Mintwood Place declares its allegiance to those who live in […]

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Spoken English added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: It’s hard to find at first, then you can’t miss it. First Visit: June 2019 The most important thing to know about Spoken English is that it is just a couple communal tables where guests eat standing up.  If you can get over that, the food is very good with some outstanding dishes.  It […]

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