Brothers & Sisters

Image: Cake! Almost to scale. Last Updated: 7/11/2020 Current Status:  The Line Hotel opened July 1.  A Rake’s Progress did not make it to opening.  For now, the lobby dining choice is Café Spoken – a café serving Japanese cuisine, for take-out and limited self-seating. Before Times Review: Last Visited: October 2019 The former space […]

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Karma Modern Indian

Image: Chicken Jodhpur Last Updated: 7/19/2020 Current Status:  They have outdoor and indoor seating open. You can order take-out directly from them (with a discount), or delivery through 3rd party providers. Gift Cards Before Times Review: Last Visited: September 2019 On a block just out of the foot traffic of Chinatown, light spills out from […]

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Lupo Verde

Image: Pasta with sausage. Last Updated: 6/8/2020 Current Status:  Lupo Verde – along with all Lupo Osteria in the Palisades and Lupo Marino at the Wharf, are doing patio dining in addition to Take-out and Delivery. Staff Relief Fund – covering all Lupo locations and the affiliated Tunnicliff’s Tavern. Before Times Review: Last Visited: September […]

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Iron Gate

Image: Eggplant Involtini with bacon and feta. Last Updated: 7/24/2020 Current Status: As of 7/23, Iron Gate is trying out Thursday – Sunday dining on the patio.  They are calling it a pop-up, but it looks like a reopening for sit-down.  It also has combined forces with other elements of the Neighborhood Restaurant Group to […]

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Chiko

Image: Brisket Last Updated: 5/30/2020 Current Status:  They are doing take-out and delivery out of both locations.  They are also throwing in some occasional menu changes for fun.  This is food created for take-out and made for this moment. Gift Cards Before Times Review: Last Visited: September 2019 The name is a mash-up of Chinese […]

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St. Anselm

Image: Salmon Collar will change your perspective on life. Last Updated: 6/13/2020 Current Status: St. Anselm is taking advantage of its sidewalk seating to begin serving dine-in customers again.  They continue to do take-out and delivery – including a biscuit-making package. Open Thursday & Sunday from 4-8pm, Friday &  Saturday from 4-9pm for take-out.  On […]

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Succotash

Image: Chicken ‘n Waffle Last Updated: 6/14/2020 Current Status: Succotash was a shining light during the early days of the shutodwn.  Led by Chef/Owner Edward Lee, they began a relief program that provided food and staples to out-of-work service industry employees that lasted until the end of May.  The Washington Harbor location is doing sit-down […]

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Mirabelle

Image:  What if Humpty-Dumpty was really tasty? Last Updated: 6/10/2020 Current Status:  Closed. Before Times Review: Last Visited: August 2019 In the greater Washington, D.C. area, there are about a dozen restaurants that are worth a big splurge.  Places the 1% seek out with some frequency or where those a notch or two below in […]

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