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 – 12/12/2021

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 – 11/14/2021

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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Week in Review – 10/31/2021

Image: Jamie Lee Curtis c. 1978. Lots of recent news and food for thought in the D.C. and larger dining scene.  This week we added a spot and revisited a favorite.  There was also news of favorites coming back and one not returning.  So buckle up and read on! Updates to Recommended Restaurant List Added: […]

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Week in Review – 10/24/2021

Image: Bert Hardy. A young couple hold hands outside the Granada Cinema, 1st April 1957. This week we added a local, mini-chain of pizza joints to our dining guide for D.C. and revisited a power dining spot.  In news around town, POTUS dines out and the Post’s restaurant critic seems to not understand that he […]

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Week in Review – 10/3/2021

Image: Dmitri Kessel, Milano (1948). This week on our D.C. dining site we added two Capitol Hill restaurants that feel comfy and are good, recent additions to the neighborhood.  Locally, José Andrés makes news on many fronts.  Nationally, Eater ponders the role of the critic and we have thoughts.  It’s a big week for ragu […]

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