Posts Tagged ‘Bistro Bohem’

Restaurants and Bars Fuel a Cottage Industry of Chalk Artists

Chantal Tseng is looking at pictures of cartoon lions on her phone. She wants to draw a comic feline on the chalkboard that hangs at the front of the sherry- and ham-obsessed Mockingbird Hill in Shaw, which she runs with her husband, Derek Brown. But she’s not quite sure how to sketch a convincing big […]

Cocktail Guess: “Make Me Something With Brandy”

Where: Bistro Bohem, 600 Florida Ave. NW Bartender Response: “We have a really strong Czech plum brandy.” What We Got: A Velvet Revolution made with slivovice (Czech plum brandy), plum juice, and ice Price: $10 How It Tasted: Sweet like a plum, and reminiscent of a purple lollipop Improv Points (1–5): 4. Plums? Now there’s […]

Civil War-Inspired Cocktails Coming to Shaw’s Tavern

Mixologist Mark Reyburn has left Bistro Bohem to head up the beverage program at Shaw's Tavern across the street. Already, he's got ambitious goals for a new cocktail menu and the possibility of brewing and even distilling in-house. In the coming weeks, Reyburn will roll out a Civil War era-inspired cocktail menu paying homage to […]

Gut Reaction: Bistro Bohem’s Beef Goulash Pretty Much Czechs Out

This is not a formal review, but rather an off-the-cuff first-impressions-style riff on a brand-spankin' new D.C. restaurant. "This seems pretty legit," my brother, Adam, says. We're sitting at a two-top inside the cozy Bistro Bohem, the new Czech-themed boîte in Shaw, hungrily dipping into a big bowl of beef goulash with bits of bread […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Bad Coupon Deal Edition

The ChurchKey crew's new brewery will be called Bluejacket. [Post] Some photos of the new Bistro Bohem [Washingtonian] More photos of the new Boqueria [HuffPo] Get free cupcakes at Sprinkles. [Prince of Petworth] The suburban tavern with the reality TV makeover gets another makeover.  [Post] The seafood lasagna doesn't suck at Boxcar Tavern. [Roll Call] […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Let Your Councilmember Treat Edition

D.C. Councilmember Muriel Bowser racks up $1,700 bill at Sala Thai [Examiner] Shooting at Columbia Heights' IHOP; stabbing at Petworth's Island Cafe [Post , WJLA] Take a peek inside Bistro Bohem, opening this week. [Prince of Petworth] And check out Boqueria, also opening this week. [Thrillist] Another place opening this week: Petworth salami emporium Three […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: State of the Uni Edition

Chef Kaz Okochi gives his State of the Uni address. [WaPo] Michel Richard may soon join fellow D.C. chef Robert Weidmaier in opening a restaurant—perhaps even three of them—in Atlantic City. [Eater DC] Shaw's forthcoming Bistro Bohem could open earlier than Shaw's Tavern. [Prince of Petworth] Next week is D.C. Meat Week. Alexandria's Pork Barrel […]

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