Fresh Baguette

Image: Salami Sandwich Last Updated: November 2021 Current Status: D.C. location open for take-out. Very limited seating.  Maryland locations have more tables. Overview: Fresh Baguette started in Maryland with spots now in Bethesda and Rockville.  A couple years ago they planted a flag in Georgetown.  As the name implies it is French-style bakery big on […]

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Sharbat

Image: Honey cake. Last Updated: August 2021 Current Status: There are a few tables inside.  Take-away is always an option.  Open 10:00 am to 8:30 pm.  Closed Mondays. Overview: The small space just south of Columbia Road on 18th Street specializes in Azerbaijani pastries, both sweet and savory.  It is the thinly-layered slices of honey […]

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Yellow

Image: Falafel Pita Current Status: They are open for counter-service dining with outdoor tables and take-out. 8:00 am to 2:00 pm, Tuesday to Sunday. Overview: Yellow is the Albi-adjacent (just wanted to use the throw-back meaning!) cafe serving pastries and pitas.  Albi’s pastry team cooks up the baked goods in the French style, but adds […]

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