Back in April we learned of the possibility that Chipotle may be coming to 3113 14th Street in Columbia Heights. Well, I’m happy to report that I got official confirmation this evening from the developers (Donatelli Development) that Chipotle has signed the lease. You’ll see the “coming soon” sign in this space tomorrow. There is expected to be a build out of 3-4 months before they open. One slight change from the last speculation – this spot will not be serving wine or beer. It turns out, in DC, Chipotle will no longer seek liquor licenses for new franchises. I’m still a devotee of Taco Bell but I’m definitely psyched to have this option. The Chipotle fills out the Kenyon Square retail space. In addition they have The Heights, a drycleaner, a spa, a wine store, and a bank. Do you like this variety?
Holy cow – thanks to a reader for sending word. Suffice it to say Columbia Heights’ Ruby Tuesday has been a slightly controversial topic. So was TGIFridays but that has apparently fallen through. Though as far as I know IHOP is still doing well. So, it’s hard to say, are we seeing the beginning of […]
Photo by PoPville flickr user Victoria Pickering Have a great weekend!
Photo by PoPville flickr user Joe Flood From an email: “The last Bike House clinics of the year are this weekend. Saturday from noon-3 at Annie’s Ace Hardware, and Sunday from 11am-1pm at the Bloomingdale Farmers Market. But don’t worry, we’ll have plenty of fun in the winter months. Watch our website or like us […]
1110 H Street, NE Copycat co.’s facebook page says: “Grand Opening tomorrow! We open daily from 5pm – 2am weekday, 5pm-3am weekends.” Eater DC reports: “Barmini veteran Devin Gong’s menu takes its inspiration from Northern Chinese street fare” will be downstairs and cocktails upstairs. Can’t wait to check this place out! If anyone goes let […]
The Colonel rendering at 1250 9th Street, NW courtesy Oculus You can see the prices here (prices range from $2,035 for a studio to $3,960 for a 2 bed/2 bath). From a press release: “Symbolizing a milestone in the rapid transformation of Washington, DC’s Shaw neighborhood, The Colonel at 1250 9th Street, NW is nearing […]