Going Out Guide: restaurant

Posted at 01:43 PM ET, 01/15/2014

Build your own three-course dinner and save over Restaurant Week

This shouldn’t come as a surprise, but it’s easy to order a tasty dinner for less than $35.14.

By Fritz Hahn  |  01:43 PM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Restaurant Week, Restaurants

Posted at 02:44 PM ET, 01/14/2014

13 critic-approved spots where you won’t see a Restaurant Week menu

Don’t want to deal with Restaurant Week crowds? These 13 stellar restaurants aren’t participating.

By Fritz Hahn  |  02:44 PM ET, 01/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Restaurant Week, Restaurants

Posted at 01:13 PM ET, 01/13/2014

D.C. Restaurant Week: 13 critic-approved spots where you can still book a table

Picks from Tom Sietsema’s most recent dining guide participating in Restaurant Week.

By Margaret Ely  |  01:13 PM ET, 01/13/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Events, Food, Restaurant Week, Restaurants, Tom Sietsema

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 09/25/2013

That was fast: Azur closes Friday. New concept to replace it.

“I love the concept. People really enjoyed it,” says De Pue. “But they weren’t coming in steady enough numbers for the size of the building.”

By Tom Sietsema  |  10:31 AM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  azur, Penn Quarter, restaurant, Restaurants, Tom Sietsema

Posted at 01:08 PM ET, 07/03/2013

Petworth's upscale Chez Billy to add kids' menu, changing tables

The French bistro is challenging the (reasonable!) assumption that $23 steak frites aren't kid-friendly.

By Caitlin Dewey  |  01:08 PM ET, 07/03/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chez billy, kids menu, restaurant, Restaurants

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 04/29/2013

James Beard award-winner C.F. Folks loses chef

George Vetsch will depart the beloved downtown lunch counter days after the scrappy cafe is honored at the James Beard Foundation’s annual awards gala in New York.

By Tom Sietsema  |  04:15 PM ET, 04/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  restaurant, restaurant news, Restaurants

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 02/04/2013

Six places to dine during Restaurant Week

Balkan food, deli sandwiches, pizza and pumpkin seeds.

By Alex Baldinger  |  12:45 PM ET, 02/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Food, Restaurant Week

Posted at 10:50 AM ET, 03/16/2011

Owners of Oya and Sei to open high-concept Sax

In the design of their new upscale lounge and restaurant, Nancy Koide and Errol Lawrence seem to be attempting to create an anachronistic fusion of a French cabaret and an opera house at the height of the Venetian Renaissance.

By Justin Rude  |  10:50 AM ET, 03/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Restaurants | Tags:  restaurant openings

Posted at 05:46 PM ET, 03/02/2011

Chris Ford of Trummer's joins R.J. Cooper's team at Rogue 24

Pastry chef Chris Ford is leaving his post at Trummer's on Main to join R.J. Cooper at the James Beard award winner's forthcoming, tasting menu-focused restaurant, Rogue 24.

By Justin Rude  |  05:46 PM ET, 03/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Restaurants | Tags:  restaurant openings