Going Out Guide: H Street


Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 02/04/2014

How to become H Street’s Karaoke King or Queen

The annual H Street Karaoke Cup returns for three weeks of good-natured competition.

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:12 PM ET, 02/04/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street NE, Karaoke

Posted at 04:58 PM ET, 12/02/2013

Manischewitz-glazed wings? Manischewitz-glazed wings.

Star & Shamrock’s Thanksgivukkah menu really goes for it.

By Alex Baldinger  |  04:58 PM ET, 12/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, H Street, Thanksgivukkah

Posted at 02:28 PM ET, 11/22/2013

The Tardis lands on H Street NE

“Doctor Who” celebrates its 50th anniversary tomorrow, and the Queen Vic is hosting a viewing party.

By Fritz Hahn  |  02:28 PM ET, 11/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street NE

Posted at 04:30 PM ET, 11/14/2013

Toki Underground to serve lunch, pop-up at Union Market

Waiting outside the H Street NE ramen bar until 5 p.m. is no longer necessary.

By Margaret Ely  |  04:30 PM ET, 11/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, H Street NE, Union Market

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 11/12/2013

This thing you should try: the Impaloca at the Pug

Impala Cantina combines tacos and snack chips at its weekly pop-up.

By Fritz Hahn  |  03:00 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street, Pop-ups, This Thing You Should Try, U Street

Posted at 12:36 PM ET, 11/06/2013

How to get half-price pizza and wine at RedRocks on H Street

Depending on the night, you’ll find half-price pizzas, half-price bottles of wine or all-night happy hour.

By Fritz Hahn  |  12:36 PM ET, 11/06/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street NE, Happy Hour, Restaurants

Posted at 04:34 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Toki Underground to serve lunch, pop-up at Union Market

Waiting outside the H Street NE ramen bar until 5 p.m. is no longer necessary.

By Margaret Ely  |  04:34 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, H Street NE, Union Market

Posted at 12:46 PM ET, 10/21/2013

Sticky Rice slapped with 15-day liquor license suspension

Sticky Rice has been handed a liquor license suspension by the District’s Alcoholic Beverage Regulation Administration.

By Margaret Ely  |  12:46 PM ET, 10/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 10/10/2013

Maketto debut pushed back; Bruner-Yang may write next menu for Hanoi House

Chef Erik Bruner-Yang says the food-and-retail concept will be delayed until a new water line can be installed.

By Tim Carman  |  02:49 PM ET, 10/10/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Erik Bruner-Yang, H Street, Maketto, Restaurants

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 09/18/2013

What to eat, drink, see and do at the 2013 H Street Festival

The H Street Festival has expanded yet again this year, and the neighborhood’s newcomers offer music and discounted drinks to stand out from the crowd.

By Fritz Hahn  |  04:28 PM ET, 09/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Events, Festivals, H Street, H Street Festival

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 07/24/2013

Help for Heroes tonight at the Pug

A $20 donation to Heroes, Inc. means unlimited beer from 8 to 10 p.m.

By Fritz Hahn  |  09:42 AM ET, 07/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Charity, H Street

Posted at 02:33 PM ET, 07/18/2013

Avery's: A great new view on H Street

Avery's Bar and Lounge has Capitol views and great vibes on its simple new rooftop deck.

By Fritz Hahn  |  02:33 PM ET, 07/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street, Patio Season, Rooftops

Posted at 10:37 AM ET, 07/17/2013

Could H Street's Impala Cantina y Taqueria open soon?

Progress is happening inside the restaurant and the owners are shooting for a September opening.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  10:37 AM ET, 07/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Erik Bruner-Yang, H Street, Restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 01:52 PM ET, 07/12/2013

Sol Mexican Grill and Vendetta open patios on H Street NE

If the weather isn't getting you down, there are two new places to have a drink al fresco on H Street NE.

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:52 PM ET, 07/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street

Posted at 05:16 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Bocce, gnocchi and prosecco at Vendetta on H Street NE

A new Italian bar with indoor bocce courts and traditional pastas opens to the public on Tuesday.

By Fritz Hahn  |  05:16 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street, Restaurants

Posted at 10:58 AM ET, 04/09/2013

At the Argonaut, a science fair with beer and cheap tacos

The Argonaut's weekly Science Night is a combination of a pub quiz and a hands-on elementary school science fair.

By Fritz Hahn  |  10:58 AM ET, 04/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street

Posted at 03:00 PM ET, 03/22/2013

H Street Country Club expands upwards with new rooftop deck

Forget indoor mini-golf: The H Street County Club's newest attraction is a rooftop deck with a bar, games and room for 100 people.

By Fritz Hahn  |  03:00 PM ET, 03/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street

Posted at 01:25 PM ET, 03/18/2013

The Rock and Roll Hotel is for sale. Got a spare $3 million?

Nightlife impresario Joe Englert runs the H Street rock club, but he doesn't own the building. He's hoping to change that.

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:25 PM ET, 03/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street

Posted at 01:00 PM ET, 03/01/2013

'Drunk History' filming tonight at Smith Commons

Funny or Die's popular web series is coming to H Street NE tonight.

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:00 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, comedy, Events, H Street

Posted at 05:03 PM ET, 02/27/2013

A taste of Laos at Toki Underground

Try Laotian food at this pop-up by chef Seng Luangrath of Bangkok Golden Seven Corners.

By Maura Judkis  |  05:03 PM ET, 02/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  H Street, Restaurants

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 02/22/2013

How Vigilante Coffee roasts the perfect bean

Chris Vigilante roasts small batches of coffee near H Street for the brand that takes his name.

By Maura Judkis  |  12:45 PM ET, 02/22/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  coffee, Food, H Street

Posted at 01:34 PM ET, 02/19/2013

Photos: Impala Cantina y Taqueria pop-up at Toki Underground

The forthcoming Mexican restaurant on H Street NE shows it's making progress at a sophisticated pop-up.

By Lavanya Ramanathan  |  01:34 PM ET, 02/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, H Street

Posted at 02:35 PM ET, 02/14/2013

Hurry: Tickets available for Impala Cantina's preview at Toki on Sunday

The forthcoming Impala Cantina offers a four-course preview (with tequila pairings!) at Toki Undergound.

By Fritz Hahn  |  02:35 PM ET, 02/14/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  H Street, Restaurants, Tacos

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 02/13/2013

Drink for charity tonight at the Pug

The Pug celebrates its sixth anniversary with a fundraiser for pancreatic cancer research.

By Fritz Hahn  |  12:27 PM ET, 02/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, H Street