ABC Pony Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Cassette case repurposed to deliver the bill.  Probably originally for Foreigner 4. Current Status: ABC Pony is still doing its funky ItalianxAsian food but adding in more dishes, including some classics.  Take-out and Delivery links on website. House Accounts/Gift Card Before Times Review: First Visit: February 2020 ABC Pony is the latest project from […]

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Week in Review – 2/2/2020

Image: Marcello Mastroianni in La Dolce Vita. Federico Fellini (1960)  via We Had Faces Then. This week in review actually covers two weeks because we were traveling last weekend.  As noted below, this is also the week we passed the one-year mark.  In that time, we have posted 200+ times on the site, amounting to […]

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Dolan Uyghur Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Rice noodles with chicken. First Visit: January 2020 Next to Indique in Cleveland Park, Dolan Uyghur serves up hearty food from the rugged mountains and high deserts of what is now the Xinjiang province of China.  Over the centuries, the region’s food collected elements from the various points along the Silk Road that once […]

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Week in Review – 1/19/20

Image: Jean Patchett in a Dior gown and cape, Washington, D.C. (1951). via We Had Faces Then. These week we did some housekeeping on the site, updating some review already posted.  We added one place and did not remove any from our recommended list of D.C. restaurants.  Read on for that and more news from […]

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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 – 1/12/20

Image: Audrey Hepburn and Gregory Peck in Roman Holiday (1953) The week we reviewed a warhorse and added a falafel joint to the dining guide.  The first full week of the year saw yet another restaurant opening of note and news that once-buzzed about place is dying in place.  Here is the week in review […]

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Taïm Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Ready for its close-up. Last Updated: 6/14/2020 Current Status:  They are doing take-out, delivery and curb-side pickup.  Hours are 11 am – 8 pm. Before Times Review: First Visit: January 2019 The fast-casual moment continues with the arrival in the District of Taïm.  This is the first outpost of the NYC-based mini-chain that focuses […]

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Week in Review – 1/5/20

Image: Bert Hardy, Liverpool Hostel (1942). The end of the year and the end of the decade prompted us to do two look-back pieces.  The first was to throw our answers out to the EaterDC questions posed to local DC writers.  Eater did not ask for opinion or update their posts to add our answers, […]

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