A few new restaurants and a bunch that didn’t participate last year are scheduled to take part in the 23rd annual Taste of Bethesda on Saturday, Oct. 5.
Smoke BBQ (4858 Cordell Ave.) and Share Wine Lounge & Small Bistro (8120 Wisconsin Ave.), two restaurants that opened since last year’s Taste, will take part. So will Roof (4901 Cordell Ave.), the new one from Tommy Joe’s owner Alan Pohoryles that’s still under construction.
A number of others (Boloco, Cafe Deluxe, Domino’s Pizza, Flaxella Cafe & Restaurant, Haven Pizzeria, Himalayan Heritage, Kadhai, Lilit Cafe, Mussel Bar & Grille and The Parva) who weren’t part of last year’s event will be in Woodmont Triangle this time.
The full list of restaurants, food and entertainment is after the jump.
4935 Bar & Kitchen: Pork wings, 4935 sliders, bottled water The Barking Dog: BBQ pork, BBQ chicken, hot dogs, BBQ beef, coleslaw, chips Benihana: California roll, spicy tuna roll, salmon sushi, Hibachi fried rice, Ramune original or strawberry BGR The Burger Joint: Sliders, fries, bottled water BlackFinn American Saloon: Crab cake sliders, ying yang shrimp, soup or chili, soda/water Boloco: Buffalo burrito, classic Mexican burrito, teriyaki burrito, summer burrito Café Deluxe: Lamb sliders, hummus Domino’s Pizza: Pepperoni pizza, cheese pizza, CocaCola products Flanagan’s Harp & Fiddle: Steak & Guinness pie, Irish spring rolls, Irish lamb stew, bread pudding, Bailey’s ice cream, bottled water Flaxella Café & Restaurant: Legendary sandwiches, wraps, cold sanwiches, Ethiopian cusines, salads/soups, flax drinks/water/cold drinks Freddy’s Lobster: Chicken sandwich, shrimp sandwich, lobster bisque Georgetown Cupcake: Cupcakes Haagen-Dazs: Ice cream, bottled water Hanaro: California roll, tuna roll, chicken teriyaki, shrimp shumai, pork dumplings, edamame Haven Pizzeria: Pizza, meatballs, gelato Himalayan Heritage: Vegetable momo & chicken momo (Napalese dumplings), vegertable samosa, gobi manchurian, chicken tikka masala, chana masala, tandoori chicken, chicken curry Honest Tea: Honest Tea, Honest Ade Jaleo: Paella de pollo y verduras Kabob Bazaar: Rice, chicken kabob, beef kabob, grilled tomato & onion, soft drink Kadhai: Chicken makhani, palak paneer, rice, samosa, channa masala, coke/water/etc. Kraze Burger: Matiz burger, bulgogi burger, veg & bean burger, classic veggie burger, coke & diet coke, KS burger Lilit Café: Gelato, cupcakes, daal soup, chicken tikka masala/rice Louisiana Kitchen & Bayou Bar: Gumbo, jumbalaya, etauffee Mamma Lucia: Pizza, soda Mussel Bar & Grille: White wine mussels, wild mushrooms mussels, salad, bottled water Naked Pizza: Cheese pizza, pepperoni pizza, vegetable pizza, water, vitamin water Olazzo Original Pancake House: Lemon crepes, nutella crepes The Parva: Empanadas, patacon wafers, arroz con pollo, passion fruit rose, rissoto de quinoa, tres leches Penang Malaysian Cuisine: Char kway teow noodle, curry rendang chicken, sate chicken, water, soda Quartermaine Coffee Roasters: Drip regular & decaf coffee Rock Bottom Brewery: Mac & chicken, Cajun pasta, Southwest egg roll Roof: Grilled sea scallops, grilled pork belly, water Ruth’s Chris Steak House: Crab cake sliders Shangri-La: Butter chicken, chana masala, basmati rice, vegetable pakaura, momo Share Wine Lounge & Small Plate Bistro: Sticky ribs, blackened shrimp & scallops, avacado bruschetta, bottled water Smoke BBQ: Pork sliders, chicken sliders, mac’n’cheese, ribs, lemonade, funnel cake Smoothie King: Angel food, Carribbean way, light & fluffy Spring Mills Bread Company: Breads, cookies, muffins, brownies, pie, bars/pop tarts Tandoori Nights: Mango lassi, chicken tikka, vegetable samosa, chicken mahhan, palak paneer, chicken biryani Tout de Sweet: Macarons, lemon drop cookie, opera Uncle Julio’s Rio Grande Café: Chicken fajita tacos, beef fajita tacos, chips/salsa, queso, guacamole Union Jacks British Pub
The entertainment schedule:
11:00 a.m. – 1 p.m.: 19th Street Band 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.: Joker’s Wild