DC restaurants have been honored in Wine Spectator’s 2018 Restaurant Awards, which highlight restaurants around the world that offer the best wine selections. Here is a list of the area’s winners. The complete list of winners is featured in Wine Spectator’s August issue, on newsstands July 17.
Top foodservice industry professionals and their foodie fans gathered at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center this week for the 36th Annual RAMMY Awards. Not only was there anticipation as Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) announced winners in 21 award categories, but the night also served as… Read More
Omakase. It’s a Japanese phrase that means “I’ll leave it up to you.” And when you participate in the experience at DC’s new Sushi Nakazawa, you’ll be left in good hands. The intimate ten seat sushi bar is now open (with an additional dining room… Read More
National Gin Day revelers rejoice! We found the perfect place for you to post up on Saturday, June 9th (National Gin Day) and order any of a menu of 40 — yes 40 — gin & tonics. Betsy, the outdoor garden oasis atop Belga Cafe… Read More
The night shouldn’t have to end when dinner is over. That’s why we’re so jazzed about Tulips’ newest Friday and Saturday event! Dinner then Drinks! started in late April and is set to continue every Friday and Saturday evening as long as you take advantage. After dinner in… Read More
Chef Abigail “Abie” Sincioco-Mateo‘s Pork Sisig shut out the competition at the Tenth Anniversary Events DC Embassy Chef Challenge — presented by TCMA. In a culinary showdown where Embassy chefs showcase the unique flavors of their home countries to win the coveted People’s Choice Award (presented by… Read More
The “wolf of the sea” opened this week at The Wharf. An intimate restaurant that serves Southern Italian “street food” on the Southwest Waterfront, Lupo Marino will have you craving its pizzas, pastas and paninis with a view. The restaurant features a main dining room,… Read More
Woah. Did you know that you can now get all-you-can-eat Balkan bites for less than twenty bucks? Ambar recently debuted its new Express Lunch Menu — available at both its DC and Clarendon locations — Monday through Friday, from 11 AM to 2:30 PM. Priced at $19.99 per person (tax and… Read More
Sunny skies and warmer temperatures made an appearance just in time for the DC area to get an early start to patio season at Barley Mac’s second annual Oyster Fest last weekend. Owner Mike Cordero served up classic summertime favorites – oysters and other outdoor… Read More
Don’t miss out on Sprinkles’ dedicated cupcake for the cherry blossom season, available March 19 to April 15. The cupcake is a pure Morello cherry cake topped with sweet cherry frosting.