Week In Review – 1/16/2022

Image: Jean Harlow and Cary Grant in Suzy (1936) There is no way to sugarcoat the dining news this week. So many restaurants held on through the last two years that we were surprised. Now a combination of factors (Omicron, inflation, supply chain, and more) are hitting. That does not mean there are not good […]

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Week in Review – 1/9/2022

Image: Mario Carbone, All’Isola Tiberina (1956). There is an insane amount of juicy, flavorful dining news this week, not just in D.C. but around the world. So grab an extra napkin and get ready to dig in. We start with updates to our D.C. dining guide. Updates to D.C. Recommended Restaurant List Re-opened: Obelisk – […]

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Week in Review – 12/19/2021

Image: Joan Crawford and Franchot Tone, Dancing Lady (1933). It was another busy week, with good news and bad for the dining world.  On our site, we are winding down activity as the year ends.  We did our last art post of the year staying with the theme of feasts.  Sadly, the biggest news of […]

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Week in Review – 12/12/2021

Image: Clark Gable, ca. 1930s Lots of news and activity this week in the D.C. dining world and around the world.  Our weekly recap includes a new addition to our dining guide, updates on several restaurants and all kinds of news.  Keep reading to stay up to date with the cool kids. Updates to D.C. […]

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Week in Review – 12/5/2021

Image: Thelma Ritter and James Stewart, Production Still from Rear Window (Alfred Hitchcock, 1954) via We Had Faces Then. Lots of news this week including big thoughts on fine dining.  We added a new place to our dining guide, and realized there is a trend of neighborhood spots punching above their weight.  Lots of good […]

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Week in Review – 11/28/2021

Image: Errol Flynn and Greer Garson in That Forsyte Woman (1949). There was little activity on our website this week because of the holidays.  So no updates to our recommended restaurant list for D.C.  We did do a scrub of the D.C. Restaurant Gift Card List.  The page was initially created as a list of […]

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Week in Review – 11/21/2021

Image: Izis Bidermanas, le Petit Pont à Paris. As has often been the case in the last two years, the biggest news in the dining world is the public health issue. Other news includes shout-outs to local places from national outlets and two local businesses not clicking with segments of the local community. There are […]

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Week in Review – 11/14/2021

Image: Ingrid Bergman in Gaslight (George Cukor, 1944). This week we added a spot to our dining guide and several were updated – some good news and some sad news.  It was also a big news week. Local chains start to go national, FedEx walks back its ID policy, Albi gets some love, and we […]

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