Week in Review – 10/24/2021

Image: Bert Hardy. A young couple hold hands outside the Granada Cinema, 1st April 1957. This week we added a local, mini-chain of pizza joints to our dining guide for D.C. and revisited a power dining spot.  In news around town, POTUS dines out and the Post’s restaurant critic seems to not understand that he […]

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Week in Review – 10/17/2021

Image: Ervin Marton, Au Petit Bar, Paris (c.1950). This week we added a day cafe from the Gravitas team that is popping up in multiple locations.  We also visited the market that used to be Mola.  There were signs of hope on the local dining scene and some ominous clouds at the national level.  It […]

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Week in Review – 10/10/2021

Image: Jurgen Schadeberg, A pub in the Gorbals area of Glasgow (1968). Getty Images. In our weekly recap, there was one addition to our recommended restaurant list for D.C. and we revisited another treasured spot.  In dining news, Tom’s Fall Dining Guide is out, Maria Trabocchi is living her best life jetting around the world, […]

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Week in Review – 10/3/2021

Image: Dmitri Kessel, Milano (1948). This week on our D.C. dining site we added two Capitol Hill restaurants that feel comfy and are good, recent additions to the neighborhood.  Locally, José Andrés makes news on many fronts.  Nationally, Eater ponders the role of the critic and we have thoughts.  It’s a big week for ragu […]

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Week in Review – 9/26/2021

Image: Vivian Cherry, Lower East Side (1953). This week in D.C. dining news, lots of little tidbits.  On our website, we added a new spot and checked in on a neighborhood favorite.  Finally, we have an assignment for journalists covering the dining world.  So read on for our week in review! Updates to Recommended Restaurant […]

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Week in Review – 9/19/2021

Image: Saul Leiter, Untitled, Market Place (1960’s). Activity on our site picked up with three new additions to our dining guide.  In national news, there were several step-back pieces looking at the state of the industry.  All that and a couple items of local news.  So keep reading! Updates to the Recommended Restaurant List Added: […]

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Week in Review – 9/12/2021

Image: Jean-Paul Belmondo (1933 – 2021). This week on our site we added only one new place to our dining guide, and there is much news in the D.C. dining world.  But first we must note a passing.  Soon after we started this site up we started using old pictures, mostly black and white and […]

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Week in Review – 9/5/2021

Image: Marvin Koner, Miles Davis in front of Cafe Bohemia, New York City (1956) This week we focused relentlessly on promoting our visitor’s guide to Santa Barbara wine country with limited success.  As a result, there are no updates to the recommended restaurant list for D.C.  We will get back to D.C. food this coming […]

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