Posts Tagged ‘Bill Duggan’

Extra Stuffing

A deer is staring at my pulled pork sandwich. The beady black eyes peer down from a stuffed, mounted, and antlered head above the bar at the U Street NW barbecue joint American Ice Company. It’s part of the hip vintage-saloon look of the place, just like the rusted car battery display case repurposed as […]

Madam’s Organ’s Bill Duggan Is So Over This ‘Voluntary Agreement’ Business

Longstanding Adams Morgan blues bar and soul food restaurant Madam’s Organ wants out of its binding "voluntary agreement" with neighbors, which places legal restrictions on certain aspects of the business, such as hours of operation, noise, and trash. Though he describes his own pact as "extremely nonrestrictive," as far as legally-binding restrictions go—for instance, Madam's […]

Adams Morgan Pizzeria and Lounge for Sale on Craigslist

In scanning through the local businesses for sale on Craigslist, I stumbled upon this strange and sad item for an Adams Morgan eatery: Adams Morgan upscale Pizza/Pasta Restaurant and Lounge with full ABC – $285000 (18th ST NW) Three years old. Beautiful build out, almost new equipment. Two story with outdoor dining on deck. Very […]

Madam’s Organ Gets Award for Dealing with Inner-City Blues, Not Scheduling Them

Y&H has known Madam's Organ has a good venue for the blues, a target of ABRA investigators, a radical objector to Adams Morgan Day, and the place to find to the best-named burger in town (the Bill Clinton, which comes with an offer: "$1.00 off for women who have slept with the President. Limit: 3 […]