Washington, DC

by Prince Of Petworth July 12, 2019 at 3:30 pm 0


3428 O Street, NW

Eater DC reported:

“Less than a year after “Jew-ish” deli Call Your Mother debuted in Park View, the wildly popular bagel brand already plans to expand with another D.C. location. Its second bagel shop, located across the city in Georgetown, will sit inside a bubble gum-colored building that most recently housed a fancy floral shop.” (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth February 13, 2019 at 11:45 am 0


Georgia and Lamont St, NW

“Like Dinner at You Mama’s House, But Way Tighter (& with More Booze)!”

From an email:

“The “Jew-ish” deli gained a cult-like following quickly after opening their store in October 2018, and now has opened their doors after hours for Supper Club.

Call Your Mother owner and DC local, Andrew Dana, transforms the deli into a themed-supper club for 18 guests–joining the community for an intimate, family-style dinner.” (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth December 10, 2018 at 10:02 pm 0

Thanks to Evan and Andrew for sending from Georgia and Lamont Street, NW. Andrew writes:

“Eagle perched on top of the building catty-corner from Call Your Mother Sunday morning. Also, line out the door again. Bagels definitely rock.

Are we at peak PoPville with this hawks around town x call your mother collab?”

Ed. Note: If we caught the eagle flying away with an amazon package in its talons we’d be at peak. Your reach should exceed your grasp, Or what’s a heaven for? Or something like that.

If you spot a hawk or any interesting wildlife around town, lunching or otherwise, and get a good photo please send where you spotted it to [email protected] and I’ll add it to the queue. Hawks around Town is made possible by a generous grant from the Ben and Sylvia Gardner foundation.

by Prince Of Petworth October 5, 2018 at 4:15 pm 0


3301 Georgia Ave, NW. Photo by Jason Bowers

Nice little update on Call Your Mother Jew-ish Deli hoping to open this coming Wednesday or Thursday, knock wood, knock wood, in Park View. Thanks to Jason for sending a shot of the finished mural:

Marcella Kriebel Art + Illustration in front of her new mural.”

Now let’s cut to the chase and talk turkey pastrami – Check out the menu after the jump. (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth October 2, 2018 at 10:25 am 0


3301 Georgia Ave, NW

I am not a foodie but there are two things my upbringing have made me expert in – pizza and bagels. We covered the great pizza news yesterday, and apparently God is smiling on me because I got some great bagel (and more) news today. After some serious serious anticipation the folks at Timber Pizza are opening Call Your Mother in the the former Alfie’s space next week! To start they’ll be open 7am-2pm Weekdays and 8am-3pm on weekends. In a few weeks they’ll also be launching a super club in the evenings so stay tuned for that. Also stay tuned for an exact opening date next week and the full menu. In the meantime, I got a sneak peek and a sneak taste from Andrew and partner/head chef Daniela Moreira:

Oh and there will be Babka!! And of course a black and white cookie.  Ed. Note: I’m normally not a black and white cookie guy but this one is much lighter and tastier than the ones from my youth.  Can’t wait to taste some sandwiches too.

Check out some sneak peeks of the inside: (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth July 10, 2018 at 11:15 am 0


809 Upshur Street, NW

From an email:

“Timber Pizza just launched a new summer menu inspired by farmer’s market finds, see below.

July Menu (PDF)


courtesy Call Your Mother

Call Your Mother is calling for favorite recipes from the public (deadline for submissions Aug 15).

“Do you have a favorite Deli or Deli inspired dish? Do you make the best Matzah Ball Soup? The best Tuna Salad Sandwich? The Best Pickle? If the answer is YES! We need you to submit your best recipe to the Call Your Mother (A “Jew-ish” Deli) recipe collection contest! (more…)

by Prince Of Petworth April 2, 2018 at 9:55 am 0

There is so much magnificence here I can hardly contain myself. From Timber’s Instagram:

“timberpizzaco#timberfam meet your new sister, @callyourmotherdeli. We have been working on opening a new bagel/sandwich shop at 3301 Georgia ave. We are not quite ready to open there, but we are ready to start bringing you bagels every weekend. This weekend and every following weekend we will be at @freshfarmdc Silver Spring on Saturday and DuPont on Sunday. #newbae #baegals #bootybybagels #bodybypizza #thatnewnew”


3301 Georgia Ave, NW

by PoP Sponsor August 21, 2020 at 1:15 pm 0

Address: 3638 Warder Street NW
Neighborhood: Park View
Listed: $832,200

Sited on a one-way street in Park View, this timeless Wardman delivers a perfect blend of original charm and modern convenience.

Outdoor space is a priority so come enjoy the covered front porch, fenced-in rear yard with proper hardscaping and double decks off the rear. The warm brick exterior with original shutters gives way to an inviting interior with hardwoods throughout the upper levels. This house has soul and is elegantly appointed after 10 years of carefully considered renovations. The open kitchen has ample storage, an excellent working triangle, JennAir fridge, stainless steel gas range and undermount farmhouse sink with a view of the rear.

Upstairs, the updated bathroom has a double sink vanity and the owner’s bedroom has a screened-in porch for peaceful evening drinks and reading while mosquitoes longingly smash their faces against the screen. The finished attic space provides an extra getaway or massive amounts of storage. The lower level delivers the ultimate in flexibility we all want from our biggest asset. With a sweet kitchenette that could make an excellent in-law suite with a full bathroom and its own W/D and rear entrance.

This entire package sits 0.15 miles from the Petworth Metro and countless nearby amenities like Call Your Mother, Hook Hall, Mr. Braxton’s and Midlands Beer Garden. Secure off-street parking and comfortable spaces with character make this property an excellent backdrop for a gracious city lifestyle. Offers, if any, due Monday at 5 p.m.

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by Prince Of Petworth July 14, 2020 at 11:45 am 0


Photo by Mabel

Carol asked a simple question: “Best bagels in DC?”

Let’s do this:

Buckle up for some of the original battle replies: (more…)

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