508 K Street, NW
Thanks to Ashley for sending from the “Corner of 6th and K Street, NW” next to the recently opened Stellina Pizzeria.
Stay tuned for a Rebel Taco opening date. You can see their menus here.
This rental is located at 115 New York Avenue, NW. The Craigslist ad says:
“$2,995 / 2br – 971ft2 – Mt Vernon Triangle 2bd w/ Romantic Fireplaces, Balcony & Parking! (Mount Vernon Square) Read More
looking towards 7th Street, NW
Thanks to Matthew for reporting: “Mass Ave is blocked by Metro Police due to a suspicious Van in front of the Marriott Marquis.”
Update from readers: “That’s where [orange clown] is speaking today”
“Some additional context to the heightened security is that President Trump will be returning to DC for the first time since 1/20/21 and is speaking at the Marquis circa 3 p.m.” Read More
5th and K Street, NW
“Summer is in full swing and dLeña is excited to announce its fully operational patio is now available. The perfect place to catch up with loved ones this month, dLeña’s outdoor patio boasts an 80-seat capacity and has ceiling fans, special lighting, and pergola sensors that detect precipitation to shield the patio automatically. Read More
From an email:
“Stellina Pizzeria owners Antonio Matarazzo and chef Matteo Venini are embracing the local history behind their newest location in Mount Vernon Triangle by introducing a full selection of waffle specials, Read More
300 Massachusetts Ave, NW at 4th St./H St./Mass Ave. NW
Carving Room closed here in October 2020 after opening in Feb. 2013. (NoMa location remains open.) But now some exciting news on their replacement! If Wise Bowl reminds you of Wiseguy Pizza (located next door) that’s no coincidence. But first some important housekeeping that I missed – Eater DC reported that “Reston, Va.-based Thompson Hospitality, the force behind such bars and restaurants as Hen Quarter, Matchbox, The Delegate, Austin Grill, and American Tap Room, just added another big name to its portfolio: essential pie chain Wiseguy Pizza.
Wiseguy founder Nuri Erol maintains a significant equity stake in the company, and diehard fans need not to fret — the menu will remain unchanged, Thompson says.”
I spoke with Nuri who tells me the other exciting news he and Thompson have planned – Wise Bowl. Read More
700 K Street, NW
“For one weekend only (July 14-17) Truluck’s will offer a limited-time entree of two Yucatan soft-shell crabs served deep fried on a bed of creamed spinach with grilled asparagus and onion salad finished with roasted pepper aioli for $44. An appetizer portion (one crab) will be available for $22.
If you’ve never eaten a soft-shell crab, let me offer a bit of context… Read More
1207 9th Street NW photo by Simo
From an email:
“Unconventional Diner launched a new happy hour yesterday, offering discounts on a selection of drinks as well as snacks from the dinner menu. The new happy hour will be offered weekdays from 3:30-6:30 p.m. at the bar only. Drink specials are as follows: Read More
Thanks to Michael and R. for sending from Drybar in Dupont and Joe and the Juice at 4th and K St, NW: Read More