08/30/16 9:55am

1921 18th St, NW via google maps

Thanks to Barred in DC for passing on from the Washington Business Journal (RIP Permit Blog, congrats on the promotion!):

“1921 18th St. NW: Alterations for a new restaurant tenant, Cava Mezze Grill, in 2,380 square feet on the first floor. The restaurant will seat 74.”

You can see Cava Grill’s menu here. Updates as construction progresses.

08/30/16 9:10am

Photo by PoPville flickr user LaTur

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08/29/16 10:22pm

1 Dupont Circle, NW

That’s alotta burgers – the placard for Wahlburgers coming to the former Ping Pong Dim space says:

“New “C” Restaurant with 183 seats and a Total Occupancy Load of 424. Applicant has also requested a Sidewalk Café with 74 seats.”


Also about Ping Pong Dim Sum, reports of their closure in Chinatown are false – door were open on Saturday:


You can see their menu here.

900 7th Street, NW

08/29/16 10:01pm

garden haul

“I grew these vegetables in Brightwood Park. This was my first year having a vegetable garden and I am pleasantly surprised with the harvest. I planted cantaloupe seeds from a cantaloupe I got at Yes! Organic and it is growing – can’t wait to have some late summer cantaloupe!”

Ed. Note: When your gardens start to get full of tomatoes, cucumbers, whatever you’re growing – send an email to [email protected] with Garden Haul in the title and please include the neighborhood where you grew it. Labor Day is the cut off to send yours in!