Posts Tagged ‘David Mazza’

Taylor Gourmet Team Moving Into Former Mid City Deli Space

The guys behind Taylor Gourmet are taking over the vacant building once home to Mid City Deli at 14th and P streets NW. No word yet as to whether they will open another a Taylor Gourmet or something different. They already have a hoagie shop about five blocks away at 1910 14th St. NW. "We're not […]

Progress at Taylor Gourmet on 14th Street, Delays at Steak & Ice on H

The hoagie honchos of Taylor Gourmet are inching closer to opening their fourth D.C.-area location in Logan Circle. Co-owner Casey Patten tells Y&H alum and WaPo food scribe Tim Carman that he isn't sure whether the newest sandwich spot at 1910 14th St. NW, near T Street, will open before or after the holidays. Either […]

Rolling With The Punches: Taylor Gourmet Guys Learn From Bread Debacle

In the Post, Y&H alum Tim Carman travels with Taylor Gourmet's Casey Patten and David Mazza on a research trip to Philadelphia to taste-test rolls for the partners' forthcoming cheesesteak shop, Taylor Charles Steak & Ice, on H Street NE. You might remember the Taylor guys from last year's City Paper cover story on how […]

Young & Hungry Dining Guide by the Day: Taylor Gourmet

Editor's note: A third Taylor Gourmet is scheduled to open this week in Bethesda. I have three words for you: Roast. Pork. Sandwiches. Not content to coast on the strength of his Italian hoagies and chicken-cutlet subs, Taylor Gourmet co-founder Casey Patten recently added a small line of sandwiches that draws on his Philadelphia hometown’s […]

Coming Soon to Bethesda: American Tap Room and Taylor Gourmet

The parent group that owns Austin Grill has decided to do a switcheroo with its Bethesda property, replacing one of its concepts for another. From the look of things, the American Tap Room is set to open any day now in the former Austin Grill space. Many of the fixtures and furniture were already in […]

Taylor Gourmet to Open Third Shop in Bethesda

Design renderings of the new Taylor Gourmet in Bethesda If anything defines Taylor Gourmet — other than its Philly hoagies — it is the sandwich shop's utter trendy urbanity and its desire to help gentrify once questionable neighborhoods. So it comes as some surprise that, for their third location, owners Casey Patten and David Mazza […]

This Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

Cincy natives were livid over Y&H's Skyline Chili post. Mother Nature dumped 30 inches-plus of powder on our heads this past week, so it goes without saying the most-read item was...Orr Shtuhl's Aug. 11 post on Budweiser's Select 55. (Insert garbled invective here.) Fortunately, we've stopped counting that post a long time ago. So here's […]

A Tale of Two Restaurant Supply Lines During Snowmageddon

Want this burger? You can't have it! It killed Mark Bucher, the founder and co-owner of BGR: The Burger Joint, to close on Saturday afternoon , just as hundreds converged on Dupont Circle to stage an epic snow ball fight. He heard from other eateries that they did double the business that day. That could have […]

A Preview Peek at Taylor Gourmet II, Which Opens Friday

Casey Patten and David Mazza had finished installing and stocking the shelves just minutes before they opened the door — if not the massive garage door — for the preview party of their second location of Taylor Gourmet. If the original Taylor on H Street NE moved the traditionally cramped, craggy, and oily Philly hoagie […]

An Inside Look at the Forthcoming Taylor Gourmet II

Taylor is close to opening its second garage door. Casey Patten, one of the personable owners of Taylor Gourmet, checked in with Y&H today to give us a construction update on the Philly-inspired deli's second location, located at 485 K St. NW in the CityVista building. "We have incorporated the same look and feel as the […]