Apparently, DC once had a natural spring that supplied the city. Fountain marker in John Marshall Park, C Street between 5th and 3rd Sts., NW.
A new exhibit is open at the National Archives (700 Penn. Ave., NW) that those of us who like to cocktail should check out. “Spirited Republic: Alcohol in American History” portrays the federal government’s alcohol policy from the American Revolution to Prohibition and into the present. Derek Brown, of local favorites like Eat The Rich and […]
On Friday, May 8, the 70th Anniversary of the World War II Victory in Europe, VE Day, will be celebrated in DC with a flyover by a diverse array of World War II aircraft. Planes are expected to fly over the Lincoln Memorial starting at 12:10pm and make their way to the WWII Memorial before […]
Poste (555 8th St., NW) at the Hotel Monaco has introduced a completely new menu. From cocktails to dinner, expect the typical attention to local, season ingredients with some new twists. We particularly enjoyed the Sherry Walsh cocktail (gin, sherry, grapefruit-infused St. Germaine and bitters). Be sure to check out the new menu on their […]
Calling all PQ men, do you need to update your wardrobe for the Summer wedding and party season, your fabulous new job, or just because you’re finally ready to find out what skinny pants are all about? Then, you should check out Trunk Club. We met with them yesterday for our day job and think […]
The 2015 RAMMY Finalists have been announced by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington. We have several neighborhood favorites on the list and Penn Quarter spots dominate Chef of the Year and Restaurateur of the Year – congratulations! The winners will be announced June 7 at the annual RAMMY Awards Gala at the convention center. […]
While on our morning doggie walk today, we noticed that the 8th Street Deli (717 D St., NW) has been vacated. Permit postings note the space is undergoing renovation, but it’s not clear if the deli will return or if the space is on the market. Any PQers have an update for us?