2440 18th Street, NW
A reader reports:
“I was in Millie and Al’s yesterday and noticed they have price tags on the majority of signs, pictures, and mementos inside. If anyone wants to buy their favorite piece of Millie and Al’s they should head over and check it out. Also, the bartender confirmed they were closing, not too surprising after your post, but definitely depressing.”
Despite protestations the end appears near for yet another Adams Morgan institution. A normally active account since January, they haven’t updated their twitter since February 6th… Updates when more info is known.
In April 2013 to celebrate their 50th Anniversary the owner wrote A Brief History about Original Owner Al Shapiro – definitely worth a read if you missed it.
Millie and Al’s in the early 70s courtesy of owner Barbara Shapiro
“Cosquillas (Tickles) in Glover Park” You can send your snow dogs (cats, rabbits, who knows) to [email protected] and let me know your pet’s name and what neighborhood you are in….
Thanks to all who messaged and sent photos from the scene. From DC Fire and EMS around 12:30pm: “Box Alarm: 1500 Block of 17th St NW – Small fire in…
From the National Weather Service: “Here is our latest forecast updates for Sunday and Sunday night, including current headlines, most likely snowfall, most likely ice, and start time.” Swati writes:…
Ed. Note: Restaurant Week participants or not, support your favorites – now more than ever! From the Mayor’s Office: “Today, the Bowser Administration, Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) and local…