05 May 2015

Dining:

It’s Cinco de Mayo: do you know where your tacos are?

Why tacos? First off, good Mexican food is no longer available only in the West Coast. There is also the small but important detail about how our neighborhood now boasts an unbelievable amount of Mexican restaurants. Celebrate Mexico’s victory over the French by eating hearty and go crazy for tacos! Traditional Tacos, Traditional Hill Maybe […]


30 Apr 2015

To Do:

To Do For the Weekend of April 30 – May 2

There’s so much going on, let’s just get to it. Tonight, support Capitol Hill Arts Workshop’as they kick off their two month-long Paint Bucket campaign AND eat well at Lavangna. Eat at the Barracks Row restaurant at for happy hour or dinner and 25% of the proceeds will be donated to the Paint Bucket Campaign. The beloved […]


30 Apr 2015

Dining:

Calling All Aspiring Culinary Entrepreneurs

Mess Hall, in collaboration with Union Market and restaurateur Ris Lacoste, just launched the 2nd incarnation of Launch Pad – a contest to identify and launch a promising new culinary concept at DC’s Union Market. On June 10, 5 finalists will be selected to pitch their innovative culinary project to a panel of judges, including Patrick O’Connell of The Inn at Little Washington, Aaron […]


28 Apr 2015

Dining:

David Guas at Hill Center, Bayou Bakery Preview

Last night, a packed house filled the Abraham Lincoln hall at the Hill Center to listen as Bonny Wolf led Chef David Guas through an entertaining talk. Topics covered ranged from Guas’s love of grilling and his new book Grill Nation, to the giddiest and most exciting elephant in the room: Bayou Bakery‘s new digs […]


02 Apr 2015

To Do:

To Do List for The Weekend of April 2 – 5

It’s a holiday weekend for many so there are the eggs and matzoh related activities but what else is going on? Tonight celebrate the opening of a new luxury condo building on the Capitol Riverfront. Toll Brothers Apartment Living invites everyone to come check out the new digs for a complimentary night of live music, food and […]