Posts Tagged ‘Bar Pilar’

Sauce-O-Meter: How the Week’s Food Happenings Measure Up

Graphic by Brooke Hatfield

Hank’s Oyster Spar

This past weekend, the brunch crowd sipped Bloody Marys and chatted over lobster rolls and French toast on Hank’s Oyster Bar’s packed patio. Or rather, half-packed. Twenty of the 40 seats on the restaurant’s newly expanded outdoor seating area are gone, leaving an empty, fenced-in concrete slab. A large sign posted there reads: “THIS AREA […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Don’t Forget Father’s Day Edition

Where to take dad to eat for Father's Day [Washingtonian] Since when did a Camaro convertible rental become a food blogger perk? [Bitches Who Brunch] Fire & Rice food truck now serving Korean bibimbap [Food Truck Fiesta] Blind Dog Cafe pop-up at Science Club [Going Out Gurus] Pretty pictures of Bar Pilar food [BYT] Hey Obama, Mike […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: $10 Million Market Edition

Wine bar, bakery, raw bar, wood-burning ovens, and more coming to Bryan Voltaggio's $10 million project, Range, in Chevy Chase [Bethesda Magazine] Quench beverage director let go as Rockville restaurant favors suburbs over city style [Post] 3 Stars Brewery opens DC Homebrew Shop on Friday [Thrillist] Goodbye for good , Sauca. [Eater] Absinthe and rum ice cream […]

Expect A Fully Operational Bar Pilar This Weekend

Popular 14th Street boîte Bar Pilar has been slowing reemerging from its wintertime renovations over the past several weeks. First, the downstairs area reopened, serving only booze. Last week saw the return of the eatery's reputed small plates. Now, as Urban Daddy reports, Pilar's new upstairs dining room is just about ready to start seating […]

Way To Recover: Bar Pilar’s Nationally Acclaimed Hangover Cure

File this under News I Really Could Have Used Yesterday. The Daily Meal has put out its list of America's Best Hangover Dishes and D.C.'s own Bar Pilar earns a nod for its popular "Hangover Cure"—a buttery biscuit topped with sausage gravy, home fries, cheesy eggs, ketchup, and Sriracha. Talk about timing: a rep for […]

Entrée New: Bar Pilar Preps For Proper Dinner Service

Bar Pilar chef Justin Bittner sounds pretty stoked to start serving his guests a proper dinner for once: "A craftsman always likes to put more on the table, right?" The cozy, 49-seat 14th Street boîte has long attracted local foodies with its tantalizing selection of seasonal small plates. But the joint's ongoing expansion, complete with […]

What To Eat This Weekend: Boozy Brunch For Charity at Jack Rose

On Saturday, Jack Rose hosts a brunch-time precursor to this year's splashy Taste of the Nation charity event. Cooks from some of D.C.'s top eateries, including Belga Café, Café Saint-Ex, Bar Pilar, Domku, and Shake Shack, are preparing the food, while noted mixologists Gina Chersevani, Rachel Sergi, Chantal Tseng and David Fritzler handle cocktails. And […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Frequent Diner Miles Edition

A bill to require D.C. food trucks to collect the usual 10 percent sales tax is headed back to D.C. Council. [Blade] Early intel on Bar Pilar's new upstairs dining room; plus, pics from inside. [Washingtonian, BYT] Peregrine Espresso's Lindsey Kiser is headed to the U.S. Barista Championship. [Fresh Cup] Spike Mendelsohn has devised a […]

Bar Pilar Reopens Tonight (But Just The Bar)

After two months of renovations, Bar Pilar is finally reopening tonight. Well, partially, anyway. A rep for the Logan Circle watering hole emphasizes that "JUST the downstairs bar will be open at 5 p.m., and just for drinks, no food. Still no timeline on when upstairs is opening." Bar Pilar, 1833 14th St. NW, (202) […]