Washington, DC

828 Upshur Street, NW

We finally have a name for the new Japanese-French restaurant coming from the owners of Petworth Citizen and Room 11 – Crane and Turtle.

Their facebook page says:

“Crane And Turtle is a chef-driven, neighborhood restaurant that celebrates the marriage of Chef Makoto Hamamura’s great passions – Japanese and French cooking.”

Owner Paul Ruppert tells me they are planning on an April opening – check out some renderings of the inside:


Seating capacity 25.


and hopefully the outside will look like this:



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