Texas Jack’s Barbecue Debuts in Arlington
Jan09

Texas Jack’s Barbecue Debuts in Arlington

If you’ve been desperately searching the District area for heaping barbecue platters, made with painstaking love and bright and early wake-up calls to the kitchen to diligently check meats left smoking overnight, then Arlington’s new Texas Jack’s Barbecue is here to help. Chef Matt Lang oversees a menu which offers a combination of down home traditional barbecue fare, paired with Mexican and German influences, for a...

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First Look: Tupelo Honey Cafe Opens in Arlington
Jun05

First Look: Tupelo Honey Cafe Opens in Arlington

Tupelo Honey Cafe is now open in Arlington at the corner of Wilson Blvd. and N. Troy St. It’s the 10th location of the southern chain which began in Asheville, North Carolina, in 2000. At a recent dinner, executive chef Brian Sonoskus, who has been with the company since its founding, and beverage director Tyler Alford offered a glimpse of what guests can expect. First though, let’s skip straight to what has been causing...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: 2 New Pizza Joints; Ramen Classes, Spring Updates, Chef Hires & More
Apr22

DC Restaurant Buzz: 2 New Pizza Joints; Ramen Classes, Spring Updates, Chef Hires & More

The DC Restaurant Buzz is back, and as always, we’re locked and loaded with a jam-packed round-up of the latest dining news in and around the District. From new openings, to upcoming special events, industry personnel news and more, we have got it covered right here. New Openings SpinFire Pizza Heads to Arlington Washington Redskins’ wide receiver Pierre Garçon has opened the doors to his second SpinFire Pizza location in...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: New Openings, New Offerings & Wine and Happy Hour for Everyone
Nov20

DC Restaurant Buzz: New Openings, New Offerings & Wine and Happy Hour for Everyone

Hopefully you’re ready for another massive edition of our DC Restaurant Buzz, because it’s back, and it’s loaded. Really, there’s no time or space to waste — so let’s just dive right in and get to the good stuff. New Openings McClellan’s Retreat is now open in the former Veritas space, on the corner of Florida Ave & S Street NW. The space features a curated list of whiskey, cocktails, and...

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Photos: Jaleo Crystal City Celebrates 10 Years With a Blowout
Sep25

Photos: Jaleo Crystal City Celebrates 10 Years With a Blowout

Jaleo Crystal City celebrated it’s 10th anniversary on a rainy Wednesday night, packing a crowd of enthusiasts eager to meander from station to station, eating and drinking the night away. The celebration was set up as a Spanish market, with different cities represented with their regional specialties. At the Barcelona table, there was a selection of Spanish cheeses, pan con tomate, and a whole jamon iberico leg being carved by...

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