Posts Tagged ‘chili’

This Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

Domino's Pizza: Perhaps doesn't suck as hard as it used to? The snowmageddon has laid waste to most of our weekend plans here at Y&H Central, which is a pisser. Maybe Carrie and I will, instead, take part in the urban adventure offered by a few restaurants and bars, which are planning to ride the […]

Chili Reception: Where Do You Go for a Good (Non-Ben’s) Bowl?

I had a serious hankering for chili last weekend, and I found myself in a strange position. I wasn't sure where to get a good bowl. Aside from the obvious spots like Ben's and Hard Times, I was seriously stumped.

Obama’s Coattails Have Plenty of Room for Ben’s

Just three days after Barack Obama's surprise and symbolic visit to Ben's Chili Bowl—part "man of the people" statement, part embrace of D.C.'s historic black culture—the U Street institution has become overrun with gawkers and media gurus. I arrived at 11:20 a.m. on a Tuesday, just 20 minutes after Ben's starts serving its full menu, […]

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