26 Sep 2014

Dining:

Tacos I Have Known and Loved: Chupacabra Taqueria

I begin my paean to the humble and beautiful taco with a place which hasn’t been open for such a long time, but which captivated my tastebuds since it used to be but a wee baby taco truck. Chupacabra Taqueria, 822 H Street NE (entrance is on 9th Street NE) is my first stop, because […]


23 Sep 2014

Dining:

Celebrate National Hispanic Heritage Month With a Taco

When I moved to the Hill from the West Coast, one of the things that struck me was the dearth of Mexican food. I was pointed to a few places that were adequate, but the flavor was just not the same. I had been spoiled in California, with handmade tortillas made by first- and second-generation […]


10 Jul 2014

Ice Cream Jubilee Opens Saturday at Yards Park

What better way to enjoy a warm summer day in Yards Park than with a tasty ice cream cone? Many of you have likely sampled the delicious ice creams from Ice Cream Jubilee already; they have been out with their ice cream cart frequently over the last few months, including at the Friday night concerts. At […]


18 Jun 2014

Navy Yard Sweetgreen Opens Today

Sweetgreen’s newest location, in the first floor of the new 12Twelve building at 4th and N Streets, SE, is officially opening today! Bonus: for their soft opening today, pay what you want for your salad and all proceeds go to FreshFarm Markets.


30 Apr 2014

Sponsored Post:

Enjoy a Taste of 8th Saturday, May 3

This post is brought to you by Barracks Row Main Street Taste of 8th is back! This Saturday, May 3, enjoy the wide array of dishes available on one of our neighborhood’s fastest growing streets. From 1pm-4pm, over 20 restaurants will serve appetizer-sized samples of their best-known or newest dishes. This year’s participating restaurants and beverage retailers include […]