San Lorenzo

Picture: Agnolotti di Ortica (stinging nettle, goat cheese agnolotti, asparagus, morel mushrooms, spring onion) Last Updated:6/13/2020 Current Status:  San Lorenzo has been creative to keep the lights on.  Starting June 22 they will return to sit-down service, reservations on Resy.  The cute spot in Shaw is also doing take-out and delivery.  They have a few […]

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Anxo

Picture: Pulpo! Last Updated: 6/13/2020 Current Status: The patio is now open for sit-down service as of 6/12.  They are selling their namesake cider, along with wine and beer.  They have produce, meat, fish and pantry options as well as merch!  Take-out and delivery available from both the restaurant and the tasting room. Gift Cards […]

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Convivial

Picture: Leeks Dijonnaise – one of the new classics of D.C. dining. Last Updated: 6/3/2020 Current Status:  Convivial is doing Lunch and Dinner service. They have opened their pretty decently-sized patio, so you can reserve a spot for sit-down.  They continue to do take-out and delivery.  They are also doing wine and cocktails to go.  […]

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Zeppelin

Picture: Interior at Zeppelin.  It hasn’t crashed and burned yet. Last Updated 6/14/2020 Current Status: The patio is open on a first-come, first-served basis.  Take-out and delivery options continue. Gift Cards Before Times Review: The priorities of the team behind Zeppelin, who also own Chaplin’s, aren’t difficult to suss out.  The giant Godzilla mural on […]

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All Purpose

Photo: Enzo the Baker Pizza at All Purpose Last Updated: 5/21/2020 Current Status: The great pizza joint is doing take-out and delivery from both locations in Shaw and on the Waterfront.  They are also doing CSA boxes, pantry items, and alcohol sales.  And there is merchandise, including home-made masks!  But wait, there is more – […]

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Green Almond Pantry

Picture: Front window display at the Green Almond Pantry location. Last Updated: 5/16/2021 Current Status:  After a fire hit this beloved spot, Chef/Owner Cagla Onal-Urel moved to a location in Georgetown on Grace Street (where it is now near Georgetown Butcher, Chaia, and Reverie).  There is limited seating during the day.  Onal-Urel still closes early […]

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