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

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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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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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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