It is the D.C.-based craft pizza chain’s 13th location in the District. It also has almost a dozen locations in the Virginia and Maryland suburbs, and has expanded to Boston, New York, Philadelphia and Miami, with a total of 33 locations.
The Baltimore-based seafood bar, The Local Oyster, plans to open a second location inside Quarter Market, part of the Ballston Quarter redevelopment of Ballston Common Mall, at the end of February
Ballston is getting in on the Hawaiian poké bowl craze, with Poke it Up slated take 1,737 square feet in the Arlington Square building at 4401 N. Fairfax Drive this summer.
“You want to change people’s perceptions on food, and the only way you can do that is if you make it approachable and accessible. That was the idea,” said Johnny Spero, who mentioned that friends in the nonprofit sector and aspiring chefs in culinary school were part of the inspiration behind the program.
Bethesda-based Cava Group’s expansion nationally was kicked into overdrive in August when it agreed to acquire Plano, Texas-based Mediterranean restaurant chain Zoe’s Kitchen and its more than 260 restaurants for $300 million.
The Maryland-based sports bar chain says it has made the move to cater to customers with visual impairments as well as to be more in tune with the American Disabilities Act compliance.
At the 8,000-acre Biltmore estate, farmers and chefs work together to grow produce and raise animals using modern methods, while supplying some of the ingredients needed by the North Carolina estate’s seven restaurants. See video.
Sunday Morning Bakehouse will have permanent roots in North Bethesda and will feature eat-in, all-day breakfast items, plus lunchtime sandwiches. See photos of some of Caroline Yi’s baked goods.
Silver Spring’s fourth annual restaurant week hopes to attract hungry newcomers to area restaurants. More than two dozen Montgomery County restaurants will participate.
There has been a bit of a restaurant renaissance in Georgetown this year, reversing what had become a mini-exodus of restaurants from the Georgetown area in recent years.
JINYA Ramen Bar says a portion of proceeds from its opening day will be donated to Montgomery County food bank Manna Food Center.
Florida-based burger chain BurgerFi will join the long list of restaurants at North Bethesda’s Pike & Rose development.
While Washington D.C. is a destination itself, if you feel like getting away from the hustle and bustle of the city, you can explore something a little slower paced with a ton of nearby attractions. There’s truly a little something for everyone whether you enjoy lounging on the beach, enjoying a drive-in movie or something a little more adventurous like white water rafting!
Mission, the massive Mexican restaurant in Navy Yard, expects to open Friday in time for the christening of Audi Field and, a few days later, Major League Baseball’s All-Star Game.
American City Diner, which served up all-day breakfasts and a kitschy atmosphere in D.C.’s Chevy Chase neighborhood for 30 years, has closed its doors.
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.