It’s berry season and the farmers markets are bursting with juicy fruit. There are four farmer’s markets in or near Penn Quarter and downtown DC to choose from: Tuesdays at CityCenter DC (I Street NW between 10th and 11th Streets) Thursdays in Penn Quarter (8th Street NW between D and E Streets) Fridays at […]
The perfect reason to gather your friends and a delicious picnic, Screen on the Green (SOTG) starts on the National Mall on Monday, July 21, with The Karate Kid. Check here for everything you need to know about dates, movies, and locations.
Don’t be fooled by the petite storefront, The Partisan (709 D St., NW) has ample space in the back bar to escape the scorching July temperatures with some cool drinks. Featured here, the Cool Confusion fits the bill exactly.
There’s a new breed of coffee shop popping up around DC that are more focused on quality, sourcing, and savoring the experience. Providing blends and single origin fair trade coffee, industrial chic design and a hipster chic clientele, La Colombe (Blagden Alley, 924 Rear N St., NW) not only makes a great cup of joe, but […]
The 2014 RAMMY Awards were celebrated on Sunday at the Convention Center. Congratulations to all of the winners, but especially to our Penn Quarter spots! Formal Fine Dining Restaurant of the Year: Fiola (601 Penn. Ave., NW) Chef of the Year: Haidar Karoum, Proof (775 G St., NW), Estadio and Doi Moi Restaurateur of the Year: Michael Babin, Neighborhood Restaurant Group (owners of […]
Another new restaurant is set to open in the neighborhood. Last night, we noticed new signage in the old Finemondo space. A quick internet search revealed that Noelia (1319 F St., NW) will be opening this Saturday. First time restaurateur, Kaiser Gill, has hired former Sette Osteria and Cafe Milano chef, Carmen Piazza, as the executive chef. […]
Bike and Roll has opened a new location at the MLK Library (9th and G Sts. NW). Bike rentals and guided bike or Segway tours are available.