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

Last Updated:6/5/2020 Current Status: They have opened the picnic tables on the patio for sit-down service.  They continue doing Take-out and Delivery. Summary: Cuisine: Indian Neighborhood: NoMa Address: 243 K St NE, Washington DC 20002 Website: http://www.indigowdc.com/ Reservations: Walk-in Other Critics/Voices: Washington Post: Carman heaped praise in 2014. Washingtonian: Cheap Eats 2017, 2016, 2105. DonRockwell.com […]

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Bindaas

Last Updated: 5/25/2020 Current Status: They reopen for sit-down service on June 22. Both locations continue doing take-out and delivery.  See links on website. Indian street food seems ideal for this moment. Gift Cards:  Redeemable at all Knightsbridge Restaurant Group places: Annabelle, Bindaas, Bombay Club, Modena, Olivia, Oval Room, Rasika, and Sababa. Summary: Cuisine: Indian […]

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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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Bombay Street Food

Image: Chicken Tikka Masala, Daal, Saag Panir Last Updated: April 17, 2021 Current Status:  Bombay Street Food just keeps going.  They opened a third location which they are calling an “Express” in North Dupont.  Open for dine-in, take-out and delivery.   Before Times Write-up: First Visit: November 2019 Bombay Street Food is one of the […]

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Karma Modern Indian

Image: Chicken Jodhpur Last Updated: 7/19/2020 Current Status:  They have outdoor and indoor seating open. You can order take-out directly from them (with a discount), or delivery through 3rd party providers. Gift Cards Before Times Review: Last Visited: September 2019 On a block just out of the foot traffic of Chinatown, light spills out from […]

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Punjab Grill Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Picture: Burani Palak Paneer Last Updated: 6/12/2020 Current Status:  Punjab Grill is not able to take advantage of its opulent decor, but it is doing take-out and delivery, including grocery items.  They have also opened up patio seating for sit-down service. Gift Cards Before Times Review: First Visit: April 2019 A few years back there […]

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