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?
733 10th Street, NW Back in January we learned a new Japanese restaurant from the owners of Cafe Asia would be coming downtown to the new building by the MLK Library. They’ve now applied for a liquor license which says: “Restaurant with Lounge, featuring Asian Food, Live Entertainment, Sidewalk Café With #20 Seats, Total Occupancy […]
Note Vol. 4′s George H. Thomas in the background Conveniently located in McPherson Square – James Birdseye McPherson [Ed. Note: Greatest middle name, not a nickname, to date]: “(November 14, 1828 – July 22, 1864) was a career United States Army officer who served as a General in the Union Army during the American Civil […]
A reader spotted this one at 14th and U St, NW – anyone know make, model, year?
A reader sends this beauty in from the 1600 block of Hobart Street, NW.
Absolutely awesome everywhere you look – across the street from Lincoln Park. Some fantastic font too: Cool old iron front gate sign: