For six years, Washingtonians have been drinking up Gina Chersevani’s soda shop classics and creative cocktails at the Union Market bar Buffalo & Bergen. This spring, she is expanding her vintage-inspired business with a new D.C. location.
The D.C. area’s restaurant bubble continues to grow, but it’s not bursting just yet. A number of eateries opened in 2018 — from grand dining rooms to street-food stands — and 2019 is shaping up to be an equally exciting year for the taste buds.
This year, the region welcomed a number of new restaurants, many of which pleased the palates of the toughest culinary critics. Ann Limpert, executive food editor at Washingtonian, stopped by WTOP to share a short list of the best restaurants that opened in 2018.
Can’t afford to drop a few-hundred bucks on a tasting menu? A new D.C. restaurant is giving diners the option to “pay what you can,” with its tasting-menu reservations.
When Ashok Bajaj moved to D.C. from London 30 years ago, he arrived with one objective: to open a fine-dining Indian restaurant in the nation’s capital. Now, he is celebrating the restaurant’s 30th birthday.
Call Your Mother opened its doors in D.C.’s Park View neighborhood in October, and the crowds have not subsided. Why is the city going carb-crazy? Founder Andrew Dana talks to WTOP about opening D.C.’s most in-demand bagel shop.
Empty your bellies and block off your calendars: another restaurant week is here. Only this time around, the focus is not just on the food, but also the chefs and business owners behind it.
Classes, pairings and more are headed to a Northwest, D.C. storefront this winter, led by D.C.’s leading cheese whiz.
Like its New York locations, diners at the The Meatball Shop in D.C. can choose the type of meatball and a sauce and decide if they want their dish naked, in a bowl or as a sandwich.
When The Wharf opened on Oct. 12, 2017, it brought a number of restaurants, retail shops and music venues to D.C.’s Southwest waterfront. One year later, new businesses are still moving in. Here’s a look at The Wharf’s impact in its first year.
A WalletHub ranking puts D.C. in the top 15 on its Best Foodie Cities in America list, based on 29 metrics. When it came to affordability, the District didn’t come out so well.
A lot of fast-casual concepts target the downtown working lunch crowd or millennials. But at José Andrés’ vegetable-focused Beefsteak, the focus is on kids. Catch a free family event this weekend.
Three D.C. restaurants made Bon Appétit’s top 50 new restaurants list for 2018, but only one made it in the top 10.
A restaurant dedicated to an iconic New York food is set to open in D.C. this month.
Vinegar pie? In D.C’s crowded restaurant scene, chefs are constantly seeking out new trends and techniques to set themselves apart from the rest. But one looks to the past for inspiration. (Recipe included)
The three-part series "The making of Marion Barry" looks at how the future mayor got his start in the civil rights movement, how he became a power player in the city and his enduring legacy.