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:  April 2021 Current Status:  After a few stops and starts none of the original concepts in the Line Hotel made it to 2021.  There is still food service but appears to be zombies operating under hotel auspices. Before Times Review: Last Visited: October 2019 The former space of […]

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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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