12 Aug 2014

Your Guide to DC Beer Week on Capitol Hill

Beer nerds, rejoice! You have a week’s worth of drinking ahead of you. Next week is DC Beer Week, now in its sixth year of existence. And, if you live on Capitol Hill, you have a distinct advantage. That’s because many of the events gravitate around our neighborhood bars. Whether you’re looking for an all-you-can eat […]


05 Dec 2013

Dining:

Hill Inspired Recipes: A Riff on Hank’s Oyster Bar and their Balsamic and Soy Sablefish

Editor’s note: Hill Inspired Recipes is a news series featuring recipes from Capitol Hill’s neighborhood restaurants and bars. Since many of us gorged ourselves with turkey and ham over the holiday, how about a little fish in your life? Hank’s Oyster Bar is one of my favorite restaurants for seafood, and it provided inspiration for a dish […]


13 Aug 2013

DC Beer Week Comes to Capitol Hill

Need a reason to drink Capitol Hill? It seems the organizers of DC Beer Week are giving you every opportunity possible to sample one-of-a-kind beers. With so many tastings and samplings going on this week, we had to recap them here. Maybe you want to learn how to make beer, or maybe you just want […]


02 Apr 2013

The Craft Cocktail Bracket: Wisdom vs. The Eddy Bar at Hank's

Last but not least for our March Madness first-round match-ups, the craft cocktail bracket. Forget describing bars by their looks or appearance, let’s talk drinks. At Wisdom and Hank’s that’s all that really matters. The Eddy Bar at Hank’s Oyster Bar is the cinderella newcomer to Capitol Hill — the Wichita State Shockers if you […]


17 Jan 2013

Fire at Hanks on the Hill Early This Morning [updated]

Early this morning the DC Fire Department responded to reports of flames coming from the roof of Hanks on the Hill, located at 633 Pennsylvania Avenue, SE.  According to NBC4, one person suffered minor injuries. Firefighters have not indicated what started the fire, or how extensive the damage is. Walking by this morning, it did not […]