Jesus Christ, I think they are judging me. In their underwear! It’s not even particularly nice underwear, thank you very much. My underwear has whales on it. That’s cool underwear. But damn that look of disdain stings a bit.
3060 M Street, NW
From an email:
“We are very excited to share that LADURÉE Georgetown has just announced their official participation in Restaurant Week this summer. For the first time in Ladurée’s illustrious history, diners from near and far can enjoy a decadent 3-course lunch menu for just $22, as well as a 3-course brunch menu for $22.
1438 Wisconsin Ave, NW
Avocado Cafe. You were a visionary (at least in name.) Feast on this “Average avocado consumption in the United States from 1985 to 2019 (in million pounds per week)”
Still open for at least a few more days:
I shall leave you with their last Facebook page post:
A reader reports:
“There’s a company headquartered in my building, Trammell Crow. They’re redeveloping a hospital and the union doesn’t like them so the union paid these protesters to play musical instruments outside my building from at least 8:30am-12:30pm.”
Photo by @allixbradecamp used with permission
Chase updates on the Georgetown security robot who seemingly plunged to his death last week:
“The Georgetown robot is back, alert the media”
1044 Wisconsin Avenue, NW
From a press release:
“Sweetgreen, the seasonal, scratch cooking restaurant with a mission of connecting people to real food, today announced its new Georgetown location at 1044 Wisconsin Avenue.
Slated to open early August
1, Sweetgreen Georgetown is nearly 1,700 sq. ft. larger than the brand’s original location on M Street – which opened 10 years ago this August. The added space brings several new features to the Georgetown community, including: mobile + online ordering for easy pickup; a full menu offering to include hot toppings like sesame roasted tofu and curry-marinated chickpeas; two levels of indoor seating + outdoor patio space; and parking – making it even easier to grab lunch + dinner on the go. (more…)
via google maps
“The Metropolitan Police Department is investigating a double shooting that occurred in the Second District in the 3500 block of Water Street, NW, shortly before 3 am this morning. Officers responded to the area to investigate a report of a shooting and located two adult male victims suffering from gunshot wounds. One of the victims remained on the scene. The second victim was transported to a local hospital with life-threatening injuries. This case is currently being investigated by detectives from our Violent Crimes Branch. (more…)
3206 O Street, NW just off Wisconsin
End of an era. Updates when we learn what becomes of the space.
Amazing closed sign (website no longer active):