Michele’s

Image: Tarte Flambée Last Updated: January 2022 Current Status: Open for dine-in service.  They also added take-out. Open Wednesday to Sunday currently.  Though that might change if life gets closer to normal. Overview: The food at Michele’s is rooted in the French tradition with other influences (primarily Louisiana, and Vietnam by way of Houston) interwoven.  […]

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The Bombay Club

Image: New art. Last Updated: October 2021 Current Status:  Indoor and outdoor dining available (though check on outdoor as it cools down).  Take-out and delivery also available.  Open for lunch (it is after all a Washington power spot) and dinner.  Closed Sundays. Overview: Now into its fourth decade of existence, The Bombay Club recently got […]

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Baker’s Daughter

Image: Breakfast Sandwich Last Updated: October 2021 Current Status:  Ivy City is open 7 Days a Week from 8:00 am – 8:00 pm.  The downtown location in the Eaton Hotel is 7:00 am to 8:00 pm. The Chinatown location is 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Seating available at all locations. Overview: A pandemic fix to […]

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Dauphine’s

Image: Shrimp Remoulade Last Updated: August 2021 Current Status: The dining room is open for sit-down service.  The bar is also now open for drinking and dining (we’ll see if that remains the case). Overview: Guided by tradition but not bound by it, Dauphine’s serves food drawing on the cuisine of New Orleans.  For months […]

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Immigrant Food

Image: Madam VP’s Heritage Bowl Last Updated: June 2021 Current Status: Immigrant Food is serving up its bowls of goodness for dine-in, take-out and delivery.  It is generally walk-in, but you can make brunch reservations.  Note that in addition to the shop on Pennsylvania Ave., they also have a location at Union Market. As the […]

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Central

Last Updated: 11/21/2021 Current Status: Open for Dine-in.  Also doing take-out or delivery for lunch (maybe dinner?). Gift Cards Summary: Cuisine: French Neighborhood: Downtown Address: 1001 Pennsylvania Ave NW, Washington DC Website: http://www.centralmichelrichard.com/ Reservations: Opentable      

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Modena Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Risotto Nero with fried seafood. Last Updated: 8/16/2020 Current Status: Re-opened for sit-down, take-out and delivery. Gift Cards – Knightsbridge Restaurant Group including Annabelle, Bindaas, Bombay Club, Modena, Olivia, Oval Room, Rasika, and Sababa. Before Times Review: Last Visited: September 2019 Modena replaced Bibiana in September 2019.  It is still the same owner, still […]

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Breadline Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Ham Sandwich, French style. Last Updated:  5/30/2020 Current Status:  According to the website they are closed for the foreseeable future, which sounds like forever. Before Times Review: Last Visited: June 2019 Breadline has been serving up lunch for years to legion of fans.  Located a few blocks from the White House, it has salads, […]

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