First Look: Joselito Set to Bring Authentic Spanish Cuisine & Old School Style to Capitol Hill

Joselito Casa de Comidas—we’ll keep that to Joselito from here on out—is set to debut in its Eastern Market location in Capitol Hill on January 9th. Here’s a first look of what you’ll find from the new Spanish joint from the team behind Ballston’s SER.

Zengo’s Latest Test Kitchen: Indonesia to Argentina

Richard Sandoval’s Zengo is back with its latest Test Kitchen series, this time showcasing flavors from Indonesia and Argentina. There’s a lineup of new dishes and drinks, all of which will remain available through June 30th. You can find the Test Kitchen: Indonesia to Argentina items marked with a “TK” symbol on the menu.

Review: China Chilcano is Crushing It

Visiting José Andrés‘ new China Chilcano in Washington DC: China Chilcano from José Andrés opened at the start of the year to rave reviews. The Peruvian tapas joint, nestled into Andrés dominated Penn Quarter, focuses on the multicultural culinary influences of Peru. A few months in, is China Chilcano living up to the hype? On…

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.

New Dishes & Half-Price Sushi Now at Masa 14

Richard Sandoval’s Masa 14, one of his many D.C. area Latin-Asian small plate joints, has rolled out a series of exciting new dishes under the direction of newly appointed chef de cuisine Felipe Milanes. The new dishes highlight the existing menu, which consists of a mix of sushi and dim sum, along with ceviches, flatbreads,…

Early Look at Richard Sandoval’s Toro Toro in Washington, D.C.

Toro Toro Going Big with Latin Small Plates, a Churrasco Steakhouse & a Late-Night Scene Wrapped in One; Latest D.C. Restaurant Concept from Richard Sandoval Richard Sandoval just can’t quit Washington, D.C. That’s why he’s back with another restaurant opening in the District, Toro Toro. The D.C. location is the 3nd for the concept, joining…

Boqueria in Dupont Circle Swinging Big, and Connecting, with Authentic Spanish Tapas

Is Boqueria Stealing the Spotlight with the Best Spanish Tapas in Washington, D.C.? Tapas are nothing new in Washington, D.C. The District is sort of the national, de facto home of tapas, what with the dozens of combined restaurants from José Andrés and Richard Sandoval, for starters. To really make a splash then is no…

Masa 14’s Bold Lineup of Latin-Asian Small Plates

Richard Sandoval’s Masa 14 Has New Chef De Cuisine, Eric McKamey, and Exciting New Dishes The expansive, multistory Masa 14 from Richard Sandoval on 14th St. NW, Washington, D.C. is currently serving up an exciting lineup of Latin-Asian small plates. New Chef de Cuisine Eric McKamey, most recently at The Curious Grape in Arlington, Virginia,…

Bring Your Appetite to Tapas Tuesday at Cuba Libre in Washington, D.C

Unlimited Tapas Deal at Cuba Libre on Tuesday Nights Cuba Libre Restaurant & Rum Bar in Washington, D.C., is currently offering a special Tapas Tuesday special, lasting from 4 to 11 pm on Tuesdays. Guests receive an unlimited number of tapas for the set price of $26.95 per person, with over 25 tapas to choose…