Tsehay

Image: Veggies! Last Updated: April 2021 Current Status: A relative newcomer, Tsehay quickly became mentioned with the stalwarts of the Ethiopian dining scene, highlighted by 100% teff injera that is freshly made.  It is open for dine-in service with a heated patio.  You can also get take-out and delivery. Summary: Cuisine: Ethiopian Neighborhood: Petworth Address: […]

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Makan

Image: Nasi Lemak take-out. Last Updated: 4/10/2021 Current Status:  James Wozniuk is the chef behind Makan that has filled a void in D.C. dining by bringing back Malaysian cuisine.  The restaurant had the great misfortune of opening in March 2020.  It held on and is now doing sit-down with outdoor seating plus take-out and delivery.  […]

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Sunrise Caribbean

Image: Jerk Chicken Last Updated: 8/18/20 Current Status: The small, bright-yellow storefront on Georgia Avenue currently has no seating, but there is a counter holding trays of stews, veggies, and a bunch of jerk chicken.  The place prides itself on vegetarian options.  The jerk chicken has a little kick but much more on the enjoyable […]

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Week in Review 7/5/20

Image: Eunice Gayson and Sean Connery, 1962 It was a slow week on the site as we did some internal housecleaning.  There was some news in the D.C. dining world – some of it sad some of it hopeful.  Fireworks season reached peak yesterday.  Cicadas are coming! Sad: Yesterday we re-tweeted a post from DC […]

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Call Your Mother

Image: Egg, Bacon, Cheese and Honey Updated: April 2021 Current Status:  The beloved bagel shop somehow came out of the pandemic with another location.  They are open for take-out Before Times Write-up: First Visit: February 2020 This low-key, self-described “Jew-ish” deli in Petworth makes really good bagels.  For D.C., that is reason alone for people […]

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Pom Pom Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List – Closed

Image: Cauliflower and Scallop Curry Last Updated: 6/5/2020 Current Status:  Pom Pom has transformed itself into Seco Wine, selling bottles, pantry items and some prepared foods.  You can either do pick-up or delivery (for free).  The windows of operation are Tuesday, Friday, and Saturday from 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM. You can get prepared theme […]

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Queen’s English Added to 17° CxNW Recommended Restaurant List

Image: Plate and plating meld.  “Celtuce and Cucumber” salad, with smoked trout roe, red vinegar, garlic. Last Updated: 6/9/2020 Current Status: Queen’s English survived to the one-year mark.  It is doing sit-down on its patio (weather permitting) plus take-out.  Open Thursday to Sunday. Gift Cards Before Times Review: First Visit: June 2019 Like Rooster & […]

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Timber Pizza Co.

Image:  Go with friends and you can get more! Last Updated: 6/14/2020 Current Status: Timber Pizza is doing take-out only for the time being. Hours: 4pm – 8:30pm Monday – Thursday; 12pm-2:30pm & 4pm-9pm Friday & Saturday; 1pm-7pm Sunday. Gift Cards Merch Staff Support Before Times Review: First Visit: May 2019 The Washingtonian once referred […]

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