17th and L Street, NW photo by Kristi Clough
Thanks to Kristi and another reader for sending word on the newest Joe & The Juice now open in the former bank space at 17th and L Street, NW. Joe’s first D.C. location opened at 15th and K St, NW back in March. Another new one is also coming to Mount Vernon Squangle.
Check out their menus here.
Thanks to Tara for sending:
“Peet’s coffee in navy yard opening on M and New Jersey next to metro stop.”
CHEERS to our Washington Caps & FREE Medium Iced Coffee 🎉 Swing by all participating DC locations TODAY. #ALLCAPS (Excludes Cold Brew. Limit 1 per guest. Offer not valid on mobile app orders.) pic.twitter.com/HRA9JfRE1K
— DC Dunkin' Donuts (@DCDunkin) May 31, 2018
Thanks to David for sending. And big thanks to Holtby and the CAPS for being awesome last night.
“Busboys and Poets invites the DC community to participate in a conversation about race and racial bias when they dine at any of our locations on Tuesday, May 29, 2018. Diners will be given prompt cards with phrases or questions to promote an open dialogue about how each person at their table has experienced or witnessed racial bias, how we can check our own biases, and how these behaviors impact those around us. (more…)
Rendering courtesy The Lawrence Group
From Blue Bottle:
“The Grand Opening of Blue Bottle’s Union Station cafe is Sunday, May 27. On Saturday, May 26, the cafe will host a Community Day, where the public is invited to enjoy a coffee, on the house. Food and merchandise will also be available for purchase, and all sales will go to the cafe’s community partner, charity: water, a nonprofit organization bringing clean and safe drinking water to people in developing countries. (more…)
1350 Connecticut Ave, NW
“Is Philz Coffee still planning to open a location in Dupont Circle?”
Philz with the good word:
“We sure are! We will be opening our doors in late Summer/early Fall.”
Thanks to all who’ve messaged about the Blue Bottle progress in Union Station. I’m told they’re shooting for a summer opening. Here’s a couple renderings by The Lawrence Group:
3917 Georgia Ave, NW at opening back in 2009
It looks like the building that houses Qualia is on the market. The listing makes it sound like tenants won’t be sticking around.”
From Qualia Coffee’s owner Joel Finkelstein:
“Our lease is expiring near the end of 2019 and I have chosen not to renew it. We have been in business in that location for just over nine years now, the past four continuously. As anyone who has visited Qualia on a busy day may attest, the physical space simply is not equipped to handle the level of traffic we are now seeing. (more…)