Posts Tagged ‘Counter Culture Coffee’

Freelancers, Unplug Your Laptops: Mid City Caffé Is Closing Oct. 1

Logan Circle freelancer magnet Mid City Caffé is shutting down next week.  "Limited accessibility restricted morning commuter and daytime foot-traffic, and while the café was blessed with a coterie of dedicated regulars, ultimately the volume simply was not there," explains manager Jeffrey Lamoureux in a statement. The last day for Counter Culture coffee and Polly […]

Brewing Up: Flying Fish Coffee Coming Soon to Mt. Pleasant

When Nana, an adorable clothing boutique, relocated in March from U Street to Mt. Pleasant Street NW, I had a feeling the neighborhood would gain more new and shiny shops pretty quickly. The evidence begins with Flying Fish Coffee and Tea, expected to open next week. (Check its Facebook page for details.) Owner Michael Visser shares that same […]

David Guas’ Bayou Bakery Set to Open This Month in Arlington

Depending on the outcome of an upcoming inspection, chef and cookbook author David Guas may finally open his long-awaited Bayou Bakery this month in the former Camille’s Sidewalk Cafe space at Arlington Courthouse. Much will depend on the mechanical inspection tomorrow, according to publicist Simone Rathle, who is also Guas' wife. If Bayou Bakery passes […]

Dolcezza to Open a Dupont Circle Location on April 15

In recent months, the Dupont Circle neighborhood has added a sports bar (Maddy's), a French bistro (Bistro Bistro), a coffee house (Filter), a taco stand (Tomatillo Taqueria), and not one but two burger shops (BGR: The Burger Joint and Rogue States). Now it's about to get a taste of Argentine gelato. Violeta Edelman and Robb […]

It’s Getting Easier to Find a Good Cup of Coffee in D.C.

One of the better things that's happened to our area is the quiet spread of Counter Culture coffee. Yeah, sure, Counter Culture is another one of those companies with all its PC boxes checked—direct trade? check! organic? check! shade grown? check!—but it also produces some terrific java, which you can sip at Tryst and all […]