Week in Review – 6/28/20

Image: Parrish Sisters, “Two priests walking down a lane in Amalfi, Italy” (1913) Site News: This week we finished our first pass of revising our dining guide to match the environment restaurants are operating in.  Our dining guide previously allowed sorting by rating, cuisine, and neighborhood.  No we have ditched ratings and added “Status” by […]

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Week in Review – 2/23/20

Image: Sophia Loren in Arabesque (Stanley Donen, 1966) – via We Had Faces Then. It was a busy week on our site and in D.C. dining news.  The Washingtonian Top 100 went online this past week, so stay tuned for our break down of the list.  In the meantime, here is the week that was: […]

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Week in Review – 2/9/20

Image: Kirk Douglas This week we posted two reviews, corrected our dessert/desert mistake in our Dolan Uyghur post, and made no changes to the recommended restaurant list – though there are two new additions slated for next week, so follow us on social media ( FB, Insta, Twitter) for updates!  In news, we take on […]

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Week in Review – 1/5/20

Image: Bert Hardy, Liverpool Hostel (1942). The end of the year and the end of the decade prompted us to do two look-back pieces.  The first was to throw our answers out to the EaterDC questions posed to local DC writers.  Eater did not ask for opinion or update their posts to add our answers, […]

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Week in Review – 12/22/19

Image: Katharine Hepburn in Christopher Strong (1933) It was a light week for posting, coming down the stretch towards Christmas.  The news this week was also touched by sadness.  So in a reflective mood, we look back on the week that was. Updates to the Recommended Restaurant List: Added: Brasserie Liberté – Several years ago […]

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Week in Review – 11/24/19

Image: Fay Wray “Behind the Make-Up” (1930) It was a busy week in the world of dining in Washington, D.C.  Here is a review of the action on our site plus other news.  Lots of leases coming due. Updates to the Recommended Restaurant List: Added: Nina May – A new team, with a history at […]

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Week in Review – 11/17/19

Image: Edward S. Curtis (1868 – 1952). At the Old Well – Acoma (1904). Photogravure. This week was a big week in news, and we added a couple casual places to the list of recommended restaurants for Washington, D.C.  The temperature dropped, beets started showing up on menus with greater frequency and red wine looked […]

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Week in Review – 11/10/19

Image: Clark Gable and Myrna Loy in Test Pilot (1937) This week we added a place to our dining guide.  Thankfully, there are no removals from the recommended restaurant list.  Lots of news and stories about race, diversity and the food world that are fascinating.  Here is the week that was on our site. Changes […]

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