“Uptown Market is bringing our neighborhood market concept to Van Ness in summer 2019. We’ll be offering locally sourced and thoughtfully curated items in our market stalls – like artisan cheeses, charcuterie, fresh seafood, butcher cut meats, and house baked goods. (more…)
2255 Wisconsin Ave, NW
Thanks to Ethan for sending:
“Fancy newly opened rite aid closing mid May. Will leave a huge (literal) gap.” (more…)
138 U Street, NE
Thanks to John for sending:
“This is sitting right inside the door of the old Yangs in Eckington. It says “Alessio’s Corner Market”
Back in December Eckington was gutted to learn that the super popular Yang Market would be closing after two years.
Updates on Alessio’s as we learn more/they get closer to opening.
713 Kennedy Street, NW courtesy Cheesemonster
From Cheesemonster Studio:
“Cheesemonster Studio is thrilled to announce its grand opening on Thursday, April 11, at 713 Kennedy St. NW. Cheesemonster was established two years ago as a mobile catering company by cheesemonger Alice Bergen Phillips. The brick and mortar location is a partnership between Bergen Phillips and beverage veterans Hilarey and Brian Leonard of Lost & Found and Free State bars.
The cozy space includes a full service catering prep kitchen for its signature artisan cheeseboards, cafe seating for 20 for cheese and charcuterie boards as well as wine and beer service Thursday-Saturday evenings 4-10pm, and space for private events and classes. (more…)
14th and Irving Street, NW
An update to our last update. The Columbia Heights Wawa is on track for a May 25th opening. Mark it!
This is outrageous and I’m gutted. Damn it. And so it goes I guess. Stay tuned.
1126 H Street, NE in January
2130 8th Street, NW
From a press release:
“DC-Based, Woman-Owned Small Business to Occupy Former Bazaar Spices Storefront
The Neighborgoods will open the doors of its first retail store in the Atlantic Plumbing building in Washington DC’s Shaw neighborhood (2130 8th St NW) by the end of the month. The store will showcase the fun-loving, colorful brand’s locally made food-themed signature products such as dish towels, tote bags, greeting cards, magnets, baby onesies, and more.
In addition, they will carry a curated selection of home goods and gifts that are sure to bring smiles to your faces and brighten homes. The Neighborgoods will be a one-stop-shop to pick up witty and unique gifts for any and all occasions. (more…)
3505 Connecticut Ave, NW
The small format Targets have soft opened (with great fanfare and ribbon cuttings last night) in Cleveland Park and Shepherd Park. I stopped by Cleveland Park’s and like a moth to a flame I was guided to the glowing glory that is Target.
So basically you go down the escalators and to the right is a grocery:
And there is milk, oh yes, there is milk: (more…)