Going Out Guide: Downtown

Posted at 01:29 PM ET, 12/03/2013

Chef George Vetsch surfaces at Mount Vernon Square’s forthcoming Silo

The 60-seat dining room will serve modern American cuisine with French and Swiss influences.

By Tom Sietsema  |  01:29 PM ET, 12/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Downtown, Restaurants

Posted at 12:01 PM ET, 05/03/2013

Legendary bartender Sam Lek is returning to D.C.

Sambonn "Sam" Lek, a fixture at the Mayflower's Town and Country Lounge for more than three decades, is coming out of retirement to work at a downtown hotel bar.

By Fritz Hahn | @fritzhahn  |  12:01 PM ET, 05/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bars, Bartenders, Downtown DC

Posted at 03:53 PM ET, 01/16/2013

Jetties now open at 20th and I streets NW

The preppy, ocean-themed spot maintains nearly the same soup-salad-sandwich menu as its other locations, with menu items inspired by Nantucket beaches and owner Bo Blair's other restaurants.

By Maura Judkis  |  03:53 PM ET, 01/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Downtown, Food, Openings, Sandwiches