I’ve been pretty curious about Pines of Florence located at 2100 Connecticut Ave because it looks so out of place for a restaurant. It is surrounded by apartment buildings and in fact looks like it is in the lobby of one. But the reviewers on Yelp were very complimentary. I’m a huge fan of Italian food so I’d love to add another to my regular stomping grounds. The menu says “Uncomplicated Southern Italian Food at a Reasonable Price”. So what do you guys think – any fans out there?
Photo by PoPville flickr user
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2100 Connecticut Avenue, NW So much for the Jambalaya Room, looks like the former Pines of Florence space is set to become a new Japanese restaurant called Ogawa. Also looks like a major renovation is ongoing – so we’ll update with more info when they get closer to opening.
8 Florida Ave, NW The new signage at DCity Smokehouse is so good – particularly the “boarded up” windows:
Thanks to Justin for sending a shot of this awesome old Volvo from Capitol Hill.