DC Restaurant Buzz: New Brunch at Mango Tree, Jack Rose & Sean Brock Team Up & Much More

In this edition of the DC Restaurant Buzz, we have new brunches, new menus, special charity events, pop-ups, and more. Let’s get started…

Does Mama Rouge’s French-Southeast Asian Cross Cultural Mash-up Work?

Mama Rouge, open since October 2014 along the Georgetown waterfront in the former Bangkok Joe’s location, combines southeast Asian foods with a touch of French fare and flair. The result is a southeast Asian bistro drawing heavily from the food cultures of Thailand, Vietnam and France, and an entirely new restaurant concept, not merely Bangkok…

December DC Buzz: An Abundance of Holiday Restaurant Specials & Gift Ideas

Tis the season to be jolly… because Man Talk Food is here to help you coast through the holiday madness. We have loads of holiday-themed restaurant specials and deals, along with special gift ideas, and from there, some additional events and news. Dive in.

DC Restaurant Buzz: Oyamel Day of the Dead, Isabella’s Pepita pops up at G, Taste of DC & Bethesda, Second State

There’s lots of good booze news right now in D.C., but there’s always plenty of restaurant buzz too. Here’s our latest roundup, ranging from new restaurants and grand openings, to special celebrations and offerings, and much more.

DC Restaurant Buzz: Whiskey Dinners, Georgetown Piano Bar, New Brunches & more

We’re back with the latest edition of the DC restaurant buzz. Where’s the newest place to chow down? What kind of upcoming events, parties and deals should you know about? Did somebody say something about whiskey dinners? Find out here.

A Taste of Thai Culture at the 2014 Thai Village in Georgetown

The 2014 Thai Village, the 4th annual event of its kind, was held on Saturday, July 19. The gathering was held in the courtyard of the Grace Church in Georgetown, across the street from the Thai Embassy. It truly was a celebration, one of Thai culture, and it featured a range of performances, artists, cuisines,…

Richard Sandoval’s El Centro D.F. In Georgetown Makes a Splash with Authentic Mexican Flavor

Authentic Mexican Cuisine, Fun Margaritas & More at El Centro in Washington, D.C., From Top Chef Masters Alum Richard Sandoval Richard Sandoval made only a brief appearance on the latest season of Bravo’s Top Chef Masters competition before being ousted, but he’s far from short-lived in the Washington, D.C. food scene. The chef and restaurateur’s…

How Did Georgetown in Washington, D.C., Really Get Its Name?

Whether you’re a tourist or a Washington, D.C., native, it’s likely that you assume that Georgetown was named for George Washington, first president of the United States and Revolutionary War hero. After all, the entire city, founded in 1791, was named after President Washington, so why not an additional neighborhood?

How Some of D.C.’s Most Famous Neighborhoods Got Their Names

The truth behind Georgetown, Adams Morgan, and Dupont Circle: Washington, D.C., is home to many different neighborhoods, most of which offer a completely unique cultural experience from one another, even when they are mere blocks apart. Three of the best-known neighborhoods in the city are Georgetown, Adams Morgan, and Dupont Circle, and while everyone knows…