Posts Tagged ‘Bar Pilar’

Win Six Months Free Happy Hour at Bar Pilar and Café Saint-Ex

Bar Pilar and Café Saint-Ex are finally launching happy hours this October, and they want the public to help choose a theme. Post your ideas for food and drink specials, happy hour times, music, and more on the Facebook pages for Saint-Ex and Bar Pilar. You can submit as many ideas as you want up until […]

Sound Check

“WHY IS IT SO LOUD IN HERE?” Geoff Turner’s voice reverberates through the empty upstairs dining room at Bar Pilar. “OH MY GOD! YOU’RE SLEEPING WITH WHO?” he yells, as he bangs his fist against a wooden table and knocks around a chair. Turner isn’t talking to anyone, but trying to get a sense of […]

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 […]