A “Pets and Pints” happy hour will take place Tuesday, April 11, at Rebellion DC, honoring National Pet Day. The event, running from 5 to 8 p.m. at the 1836 18th St. NW bar, intends both to celebrate pets and...
An Oakland, Calif., favorite has made its way to D.C. This month Blue Bottle Coffee opened at 1046 Potomac St. NW in Georgetown, the first of of three stores planned in the District. The company was founded in 2002 by...
Of Mercer, a women’s workwear line targeted at young professionals, is opening a pop-up shop in Georgetown for the month of May. A grand opening celebration at 3035 M St. NW on May 4 featured music, cocktails and hors d’oeuvres....
By: Alexandra Greeley   For all those devout foodies who have lived in the D.C. for years, chef Ris Lacoste will be a familiar kitchen name. She's known for preparing innovative American dishes that are often flavored with ethnic undertones. Because of her...
Celebrity chef David Guas’ new Lil’B Coffee & Eatery reflects his Southern roots, offering dishes from his native New Orleans as well as fare from across the South, according to a release. Located at 1515 Rhode Island Ave. NW in...
By Zach Ewell, Current Correspondent Next weekend, barbecue lovers in the D.C. area will convene downtown on Pennsylvania Avenue for the 25th annual Giant National Capital Barbecue Battle, which will be fought with slabs of meat and burning grills. In the...
Farmers markets are opening for the season across D.C., including markets returning to Van Ness and Glover Park-Burleith with new offerings. Starting May 20, the Van Ness Farmers Market will be open every Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m....
The Italian gourmet shop Via Umbria in Georgetown has hired Liam LaCivita as its new executive chef. LaCivita closed Bar Civita, his Italian restaurant in Woodley Park, at the end of July to assume the new position. “Via Umbria’s owners,...
By Anath Hartmann With the holidays right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about gifts for family and friends. But instead of the same old scarves and sweaters, why not make this year a bit different and consider...
The new bar, restaurant and hookah club Vivid Lounge opened in the U Street corridor in May. Owners Henok Melkie and Omar Yusuf chose the second and third floors of the building at 1334 U St. NW because of the...

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