Last Night’s Leftovers: The Vince Gray Hoagie Edition
The newest hoagie hub under the Taylor Gourmet banner opens at 11 a.m. today on 14th Street NW. Mayor Vince Gray is supposed to be there for the ribbon cutting; Louis Sarcone Jr., however, probably won't.
Also opening this morning: A new bakery, Le Caprice DC, in Columbia Heights. Here are some pics of the place. [Prince of Petworth]
Prolific restaurateur Xavier Cervera's new Boxcar Tavern has opened near Eastern Market; his tapas place on Barracks Row, Pacifico, meanwhile, is about four months away and the ole Hawk 'n' Dove remains a construction site. [The Hill Is Home]
Eclectic Café, a new restaurant concept from the former owners of the defunct East River Bagel, is coming to the Minnesota-Benning Government Center. [WaPo]
Prix fixe yourself: D.C. Restaurant Week is, like, next week. [NBC Washington]
OK, we might be a little drunk—but nowhere near as fitshaced as the folks from Boston. Among "America's Drunkest Cities of 2011," the District doesn't even crack the Top 25. Heck, Norfolk is more tanked, apparently. [The Daily Beast]
Photo by Chris Shott