Bindaas

Image: Shrimp Bezule Last Updated: September 2022 Current Status: Both full-service locations open for sit-down and both have indoor and outdoor seating.  They are doing take-out and delivery.  A third trimmed-down location in Penn Quarter, Bowls and Rolls, does sit-down and take-out. Overview: Bindaas serves dishes developed by the same chef as the legendary Rasika, […]

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London Curry House

Image: Lamb Bhuna, Aloo Gobi and hints of the rest of the spread. Last Updated: June 2022 Current Status: Open for Dine-in.  Take-out also available. Overview: In the middle of the bustle of U Street, London Curry House is a colorful beacon with IG-ready installations (like the British Phone Booth).  It also serves good food […]

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Daru

Image: Sunchoke Chaat Last Updated: December 2021 Current Status: Open for sit-down.  Proof of vaccination required.  Take-out and Delivery also available Overview: Daru was slammed from its opening, and that was before people were able to see how good the food is.  So, whatever night you can get in we suggest you grab a slot […]

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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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Saturday in the Museum with Amir Hamza

Image: “A young hero bounds into a drunken feast” from the Dastan-I Amir Hamaz (c.1567-882). Opaque watercolor on cotton. We pick up the series we started of art depicting feast and dining. As a restaurant guide for D.C. we like to take a break on Saturdays to post about art related to food. The last […]

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Indigo

Image: Tray of Goodness Comes Food Blossoming in Paper Eat at Indigo Last Updated: June 2022 Current Status: The large patio with bar is open for sit-down service. Reduced seating inside. Take-out and delivery available. Overview: Indigo serves very good Indian food out of to-go containers on an out-of-the-way corner.  A large wrap-around patio with […]

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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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Himalayan Heritage Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Vegetable Dumplings. Last Updated: 6/5/2021 Current Status:  It appears they are back to dine-in, but call to confirm.  They are doing Take-out and Delivery of the menu.  Get 10% off if you order by phone – (202) 483-9300. Last Visited: November 2019 Near the bottom of the strip in Adams Morgan, but north of […]

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