Posts Tagged ‘CapMac’

Food Truck CapMac Makes a Comeback

It's been about three months since beloved food truck CapMac closed. Well, good news: The mac and cheese truck will be back on the road tomorrow under the new ownership of 22-year-old Montgomery County native Josh Warner. Warner, who got a culinary degree at the Art Institute of Washington and worked stints in local kitchens, is […]

CapMac Food Truck Calls It Quits

Friday will be the last day for mac-and-cheese-slinging food truck CapMac. "We’re not saying goodbye, we’re saying 'see you later,'" a message posted on the truck's website reads. "We have our eyes set on new and opportunities in the future and we'll be sure to keep everyone updated on our next move." Owner Brian Arnoff, who […]

Pimp My Food Truck

Lee Campbell kneels next to a food truck on the hot asphalt outside a Manassas garage and calls out to his coworkers. They’re installing 12,000-kW generators in the truck, a mobile meal purveyor franchised from Tampa-based Bonefish Grill. When they’re done with that, they’ve got to get back to replacing the generator in the DC […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Cheesy Pasta Heyday Edition

Two clowns start a food truck. No joke. It's called Cirque Cuisine. [HuffPo] The CapMac truck embraces America's cheesy pasta renaissance. [Yahoo] D.C. food trucks, in pictures [Post] Olive Garden critic Marilyn Hagerty is invited to dine at National Harbor's Bond 45. [WUSA] Boundary Road's Brad Walker tries to cook everything the right way. [Post] […]

This Week in Beer: Food Truck Beer Dinner, Evil Twin at ChurchKey, BBQ and Beer at the Kennedy Center & New Belgium Launches Galore

The big news this week is the official arrival of New Belgium Brewing Company beers to the D.C. area. Joints like The Black Squirrel have been known for "bootlegging" New Belgium crowd-pleasers into the District for some time, but now the Colorado brewery is legitimately distributed in D.C. For more details on where to find New […]

A Stellar Idea: Food Trucks for Cherry Blossom Fireworks

The Southwest Waterfront isn't known for its abundant food options. So for those planning to head to the National Cherry Blossom Festival's fireworks on Saturday, you should consider heading to the waterfront near 7th Street SW, where an assembly of food trucks will be deployed for the pre-fireworks fireworks festival, which starts at 1 p.m. […]

Changing Tables: Sweetgreen Opens Today in Ballston

The latest in restaurant openings, closings, and highly unstable target dates. Coming Soon: New York-based Shake Shack, which is set to hit the corner of 18th Street NW and Connecticut Avenue, is now looking for managers. (The Feast) Woodley Park will be the new home to Las Vegas–based and Man Vs. Food-featured, Hot N Juicy […]

Changing Tables: American Tap Room and Ping Pong Dim Sum Are Reproducing!

The latest in restaurant openings, closings, and highly unstable target dates. Coming Soon: A new bar and barbecue joint called American Ice Company is set to open at 917 V St. NW. (Prince of Petworth) A new dual-concept sports bar and restaurant, Redline, will be opening soon in the former Indebleu space at 707 G […]

Changing Tables: Ba Bay and New IHOP Location Open

The latest in restaurant openings, closings, and highly unstable target dates. Coming Soon: Capital City Brewing Co. has lost its lease on Capitol Hill and will be moving operations to its Shirlington site, making it one of the top 10 largest brewpubs in the country. (All We Can Eat) More brewpub news: Rock Bottom and […]

Food News You Can Use: Panera Is Taking Over the World

Patience may be a virtue, but it's not one of mine. Let's get straight to the news: Panera Bread opened its first D.C. location over the weekend with a spot at 1350 Connecticut Ave. NW in Dupont. (Prince of Petworth) Hey, bird brain, still haven't bought your Thanksgiving turkey yet? (We haven't either.) Here are […]