Apéro

Image: Trout with crab, almonds, spinach. Last Updated: June 2022 Current Status: Open for sit-down with a streatery in front, a salon/dining room as you enter, enclosed patio in back, and a bar in between. Caviar and champagne available to-go. Overview: Tucked away in the residential streets of Georgetown, Apéro’s charm gives off a glow […]

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Week in Review – 6/26/2022

Image: Dean Martin and Debbie Reynolds. Our recap of the world of D.C. dining and other similar news starts with the two casual spots we added to our dining guide. After that, we have lots of interesting tidbits from around the nation, and yet another reminder to tip 20% all the time. Shall we get […]

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Week in Review – 6/19/22

Image: Greta Garbo and Ramon Novarro in Mata Hari (1931). There was lots of local dining news in D.C. this week. So, dearest reader, thank you for checking in on this holiday weekend. We also added a couple places to the dining guide. There was sad news in the wine world and a take-down of […]

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Week in Review – 6/12/22

Image: Marcello! Some interesting developments this week in the D.C. dining world that have yet to be fully explained. Some awards handed out and we added two new places to our dining guide. Also, in the broader world events are having interesting knock-on effects. So shall we read on? Let’s. Updates to D.C. Recommended Restaurant […]

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Week in Review – 6/5/2022

Image: Jimmy Stewart dispensing wisdom over coffee. Welcome to our recap of D.C. and other dining news. This is really two weeks in review because we skipped last weekend. So lots of ground to cover. Shall we? Let’s… Updates to D.C. Recommended Restaurant List Added: Martha Dear – It took us way too long to […]

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Week in Review – 5/22/2022

Image: Elizabeth Taylor, Suddenly, Last Summer (Joseph L. Mankiewicz, 1959) Lots of good stuff this week in the updates and recaps. We added a spot, checked in on a spot in our dining guide. A spot re-opened and one promises to. The Caribbean dining scene gets a shake up. Big Macs continue to fascinate. All […]

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Week in Review – 5/15/2022

Image: Bruce Davidson. London, 1960. Walking down 14th Street last night, past a packed Barcelona and a long line waiting for Black Cat to open its doors, it gave all the appearances of before times life. But, dig a little and it is clear that the churn of the pandemic is cycling. For us it […]

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Week in Review – 5/8/2022

Image: Ronald Colman (1935). Michelin adds and drops stars. A restaurant group in D.C. dropped delivery services. The economy continues to drop hints, but not clear messages. That’s Right! It is time for our weekly recap of activity on our site and other dining news. Updates to D.C. Recommended Restaurant Guide La Jambe – We […]

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