First Look: Joselito Set to Bring Authentic Spanish Cuisine & Old School Style to Capitol Hill
Jan06

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. Joselito is dedicated to family and tradition. Proprietor Javier Candon named the restaurant after his late father Jose, whose childhood nickname was Joselito....

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First Look & Photos: Fig & Olive Opening Party at CityCenter
Jun26

First Look & Photos: Fig & Olive Opening Party at CityCenter

Fig & Olive made its grand debut at CityCenter on Thursday night, hosting “An Evening in France” and announcing their presence in the D.C. scene. A packed house filled the expansive two-story space. Between the models from The Artist Agency posing on each level, the $100 raffle tickets for a luxe trip to France in support of Knock Out Abuse, and all guests being told to be dressed in haute cocktail attire, it was a...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: Drink Cocktails for Charity, Wine Dinners & Events, Seafood Specials & More
May21

DC Restaurant Buzz: Drink Cocktails for Charity, Wine Dinners & Events, Seafood Specials & More

After a brief hiatus, the DC Restaurant Buzz is back today. It’s a libation-heavy edition, including charity cocktail events, a number of different wine dinners and promotions, tap takeovers, new drink spots and much more, along with some seasonal springtime and seafood specials thrown in for good measure. Take a look. Chefs Behind Bars on Thursday, May 28 at Stanton & Greene On Thursday, May 28 from 6 to 8 pm, Stanton &...

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DC Restaurant Buzz: New Openings, Wine Dinners, Prix Fixe Feasts, Booze News
Apr16

DC Restaurant Buzz: New Openings, Wine Dinners, Prix Fixe Feasts, Booze News

New openings. Wine dinners. Multi-course feasts. Seasonal specials. All in another loaded edition of the DC Restaurant Buzz. Check it out. New Openings *** Granite City Food and Brewery to Open in National Harbor Granite City Food and Brewery will open its 34th location at the National Harbor. The St. Cloud, Minn.-based restaurant and brew-pub will open on Wednesday, May 6th at 200 American Way. The 10,881 square foot restaurant will...

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DC Whiskey & Wine News: Glendalough Whiskey & Truvee Wine; New Openings; Special Events
Mar26

DC Whiskey & Wine News: Glendalough Whiskey & Truvee Wine; New Openings; Special Events

I hope your very boozy March hasn’t slowed you down. Good. Because there’s some big whiskey and wine news all around the District. Dive in right here. Jack Rose Celebrates 2,015 in 2015 On March 25, Jack Rose Dining Saloon celebrated their 2,015th whiskey, with a “2,015 in 2015” event. Bourbon historian and author Michael Veach was on hand, signing copies of his book and leading tastings. Willett...

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