Week in Review – 7/18/21

Image: Francesc Català-Roca, “Churrera on the street in Toledo.” (1953). This week there were several positive signs that the restaurant world is finding its footing, but there were also signs that long-standing problems still need to be addressed.  Which means that it is now time for our weekly round-up of activity on this site and […]

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Week in Review – 6/20/21

Image: Bernt Federau, Place de l’Alma, Paris, (1960). After a reprieve, summer is starting to bite, and we can start to relish those random drops from A/C condensation as we walk past apartment buildings.  On the upside, cicadas have nearly finished their (literal) orgy of sound and squashing.  As for the D.C. dining, we added […]

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Week in Review – 5/2/21

Image: American Ladies in London, 1956. As D.C. creeps closer to capacity dining, we have been ramping up our activity on this site.  We added a couple a restaurants this week to our recommended list.  There is news of places coming back and less news of places being lost.  So let’s get out the recap […]

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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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