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?
While making our regular grocery shop at Safeway this week, we noticed this signage at 450 K St. NW for a new French cafe, L’Hommage Bistro. We couldn’t find a dedicated web site, but previous reporting around the Web notes that the concept is from the owner of Alba Osteria, Hakan Ihlan, and will be […]
Brits and Anglophiles alike are donning their best fascinators this week as Prince Charles and the Duchess of Cornwall visit DC. Aside from a White House meeting, several stops in the PQ neighborhood are included in the itinerary – the National Archives, the Shakespeare Theatre Company, and the Hay Adams Hotel. Be prepared for traffic […]
While meeting with some out of town clients over drinks at Old Ebbitt Grill (675 15th St., NW) last night, one of my guests asked “Is it true that this bar is where the British soldiers sat drinking beer watching the White House burned?” I was embarrassed that I had no idea if this was […]
Anyone else ready for the winter greys to be over? Well, if you don’t have a plane ticket booked to the sunshine, maybe you can at least enjoy some Spring Break destinations here in DC. Mexico – March 2-15 Oyamel‘s (401 7th St., NW) Tequila & Mezcal Festival The Bahamas – March 17 Out of […]