Posts Tagged ‘Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken’

Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken Falls Church Outpost Now Open

The new spot has tater tots.

Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken Coming to Falls Church

The second location will open this summer.

Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken Truck Launches in D.C.

It will serve the Old Bay fried chicken sandwich.

The ’Wiching Hour: Astro’s Old Bay Doughnut Chicken Sandwich

The Sandwich: Old Bay Doughnut Chicken Sandwich Where: Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken, 1308 G St. NW or at the Virginia food truck Price: $9 Bread: Savory Old Bay doughnut Stuffings: Fried chicken breast, lettuce, tomato, choice of sauce (barbecue, blue cheese, ranch, Sriracha buffalo, or honey mustard) Thickness: 5 inches Pros: The heavily seasoned […]

Behold: The Old Bay Doughnut Sandwich

Old Bay has made its way into beer. Why not doughnuts? Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken will debut a new Old Bay doughnut chicken sandwich at its Metro Center shop and Virginia-based food truck this Thursday. A savory doughnut with Old Bay in the dough and dusted on top bookends the sandwich, which is stuffed […]

Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken Launches Food Truck

No longer do you have to head to Metro Center to try one of Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken's famous crème brûlée doughnuts. The carryout shop launches a food truck today serving Brooklyn Roasting Company coffee and doughnuts. (Sorry, no fried chicken.) The truck will roam just in Arlington to start but plans to eventually expand to […]

The Hungries: The Best and Worst of D.C. Restaurants in 2013

During the second week of May, four new restaurants opened up on 14th Street NW—the same number that debuted in the same corridor all of last year. Which pretty much tells you everything you need to know about 2013: It seemed hardly a day went by that D.C. didn’t see another new bar, restaurant, market, […]


The now-legendary cronut, a trademarked croissant-doughnut hybrid from New York pastry chef Dominique Ansel, is getting lots of hype this summer. But you don’t need to leave the District to find equally outlandish dessert mash-ups. From Pop-Tart ice cream sandwiches to doughnut milkshakes, here are a few ways to double your sugar rush in one […]

Move Over, Cronut. The Doughnut Ice Cream Sandwich Is Here.

It seems the cronut craze has not just inspired knock-offs, but other hybrid desserts. A little more than a week ago, Eater informed us of Ted's Bulletin's off-the-menu pop-tart ice cream sandwich, which Y&H hereby dubs the "popwich." Now say hello to the doughnut ice cream sandwich. And please remain calm. Two local eateries are […]

Celebrate Creme Brûlée Day at Astro Doughnuts Tomorrow

National Tequila Day? National Hot Dog Day? The fake food holidays keep coming. And here's another: Tomorrow is National Creme Brûlée Day. But hey, at least there's a deal to be had. Astro Doughnuts & Fried Chicken will offer a trio of mini variations on its creme brûlée doughnut, which Washington City Paper named one […]