All We Can Eat: Tom Sietsema


Posted at 02:00 PM ET, 12/13/2011

Restaurant Week 2012: The preparation begins

The key for restaurateurs is to offer a discounted, chef-driven menu that won’t break the bank.

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Posted at 11:25 AM ET, 10/20/2011

Jose Andres’s Jaleo gets a facelift

Goodbye Flamenco dancer ambiance. Hello Salvador Dali.

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Posted at 09:00 AM ET, 10/14/2011

Former Rogue 24 pastry chef takes Four Seasons job

After a brief stint at R.J. Cooper’s restaurant, Chris Ford goes to work for Michael Mina.

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Posted at 06:45 PM ET, 09/29/2011

Chef Ron Tanaka to leave Cork Wine Bar

Owners Diane Gross and Khalid Pitts have yet to name a replacement.

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Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 09/16/2011

Galileo III has closed, Donna’s future uncertain

The celebrity chef confirms that his one and only restaurant has shuttered for good.

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Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 07/21/2011

Richard Brandenburg leaves ThinkFoodGroup

The former chef for Cafe Atlantico accepts a job at a real estate development company.

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Posted at 11:15 AM ET, 07/19/2011

Slightly more than a penny for her thoughts

A Capitol Hill woman wins $250 for guessing the exact number of pennies on the floor at Lincoln.

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Posted at 04:45 PM ET, 07/11/2011

Boqueria to open location on Dupont Circle

The New York tapas restaurant boasts a D.C. connection: Its owner, a Georgetown grad.

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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 06/16/2011

Bryan Voltaggio to open his version of Eataly

The Volt chef also has a D.C. steakhouse bistro — and another baby — on board.

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Posted at 06:10 PM ET, 05/25/2011

Bourbon Steak chef spoofs Georgetown Cupcake

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Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 05/20/2011

Palena Market is finally open

Don’t have time to enjoy Frank Ruta’s cooking at Palena Cafe? You can now get his food to go.

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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 05/16/2011

America Eats Tavern will replace Cafe Atlantico

Celebrity chef is creating a restaurant to accompany a new National Archives exhibit.

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Posted at 10:45 AM ET, 04/18/2011

Watershed set to sail on Friday

Todd and Ellen Gray, the owners of Equinox, plan to open their second restaurant this week.

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