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by Prince Of Petworth January 25, 2019 at 11:30 am 0

2112 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Ed. Note: Flower Child will be opening next door February 4th.

From a press release:

North Italia, the modern Italian concept from renowned restaurateur Sam Fox, will officially open in Foggy Bottom on Wednesday, February 27, 2019. The new Washington, D.C. location – nearly 6,600 sq. ft in size – is located within 2112 Pennsylvania Avenue NW, a sculptural, mixed-use office and retail building situated on the most storied avenue in the city. North Italia DC, which will offer lunch, happy hour, dinner and brunch, represents North Italia’s 17th location in the U.S.

You can see their menus here.

At North Italia, the chefs use only the freshest ingredients to create modern Italian dishes for a robust selection of antipasti (daily soup, charcuterie, bruschetta), salads full of seasonal ingredients and a main entrée menu. Enjoy pastas made from scratch daily or celebrate with their assortment of house-made cocktails, expertly curated wine and local craft beers. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth January 17, 2019 at 10:22 pm 0

2000 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

Some progress at the Duke’s Grocery coming to the old Kinkead’s space in Foggy Bottom. The liquor license placard says:

“A new class C Restaurant. Seating Capacity of 120 inside. Total Occupancy Load of 140. Sidewalk Café with 24 seats. The license will include an Entertainment Endorsement to provide live entertainment indoors only.”

Updates as they get closer to opening.

Here’s a bonus old matchbox from Kinkead’s: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth January 10, 2019 at 10:15 am 0

2112 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

From a press release:

“Flower Child, the wellness-centric, fast-casual eatery from restauranteur Sam Fox, is set to open its first location in the nation’s capital on February 4. Located in Foggy Bottom, the colorful eatery will offer nourishing food in a positive vibes-only environment, with a menu devoted to bites like soups and avocado toast, bowls, wraps, grains, greens, organic wine, beer, kombucha and a large variety of vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth October 24, 2018 at 3:45 pm 0

Photo by PoPville Flickr user Erin

From a press release:

“On November 5, ARC THE.HOTEL (824 New Hampshire Ave NW) will unveil the final phase of its Foggy Bottom location with an exciting new culinary concept, Notti 824.

The redesigned farm-to-table restaurant concept boasts simple dining that’s both fresh and locally sourced within a quaint dining experience. Guests will enjoy thoughtfully prepared tapas and entrees paired with a curated wine list, all set against a cozy backdrop complete with wooden table tops, earthy stone and warm tones. Notti 824, which also features a beautifully landscaped courtyard for al fresco dining, will launch with a breakfast and dinner rollout, with plans to eventually launch lunch in the future. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth October 22, 2018 at 2:45 pm 0

Yikes. In February we posted a story from David McAuley “FoBoGro Tries to Clean Up Act, Mend Fences”. This morning Deputy Mayor Donahue forwarded to us from the Washington Regional Alcohol Program:

by Prince Of Petworth October 17, 2018 at 2:45 pm 0

2100 Pennsylvania Ave, NW

“Dear PoPville,

The TGI Friday’s in Foggy Bottom, the only one in DC, is permanently closed now. Service was awful, food was questionable, drinks weren’t good – hmmmm, wonder why they closed?”

RIP endless potato skins in D.C. Although, maybe the Columbia Heights location will rise from the ashes. Folks would be so psyched. STAY TUNED.

by Prince Of Petworth September 24, 2018 at 10:22 pm 0

Photo by PoPville flickr user Joe Flood

A liquor license application for a restaurant to be named says:

“New Class “C” Restaurant offering fast-casual Greek food with a Sidewalk Café endorsement with 90 seats. Total Occupancy Load of 708 with seating for 330 patrons. Licensee is requesting an Entertainment Endorsement to include Live Entertainment and Dancing indoors only.”

Updates when more is known.

via google maps


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