Posts Tagged ‘Erik Bruner-Yang’

D.C. Robbed at the James Beard Awards

Not a single D.C. restaurant or chef won a James Beard award during last night's ceremony in Chicago.

Take a Look Inside Maketto, Opening Today on H Street NE

The collaboration for Toki Underground's Erik Bruner-Yang and Durkl's Will Sharp is your our one-stop shop for Cambodian food, cocktails, coffee, croissants, and even a pair of Puma sneakers.

Maketto Is Really Finally Opening on April 10

It's about time.

Chefs Mark Furstenberg and Erik Bruner-Yang Named James Beard Award Finalists

D.C. doesn't get a lot of recognition—again.

Toki Underground Chef Erik Bruner-Yang Opens Asian Grocery in Union Market

Look for homemade nuoc cham, hoisin sauce, hombucha, and kimchi.

Eat Some Testicles This Weekend

Chefs Spike Mendelsohn, Erik-Bruner-Yang, and Tim Ma will serve their best ball recipes.

Ten Places You’ll Wish Were Already Open

Will 2014 be the year the New York Times and other national rags stop mentioning politics and expense accounts when writing about D.C.’s food scene? Wishful thinking, perhaps. But the city’s culinary cred will only demand more respect this year. Sure, plenty of big name celebrity chefs—Philadelphia’s Jose Garces, New York’s Daniel Boulud, Boston’s Michael […]

Erik Bruner-Yang Pleads Guilty to Simple Assault

Toki Underground and Maketto chef/owner Erik Bruner-Yang has pleaded guilty to simple assault, following an attack on his ex-girlfriend's fiancé in June. Bruner-Yang signed a deferred-sentencing agreement on Aug. 8, in which he agreed to enroll in alcohol/drug treatment and anger management as well as perform 20 hours of community service. He is also required to […]

Make Your Reservation for Erik Bruner-Yang’s Hanoi House “Residency” Now

Legal troubles aside, Toki Underground chef Erik Bruner-Yang is proceeding with his latest project: a three-month "residency and test kitchen" at U Street NW Vietnamese restaurant Hanoi House. Bruner-Yang will play with dishes for Maketto, the food and fashion market he's opening on H Street NE with DURKL's Will Sharp later this year.

Police: Toki Underground Chef Attacked Ex-Girlfriend’s Fiancé

Toki Underground chef/owner Erik Bruner-Yang and his wife Seda Nak were arrested yesterday morning for assault and "attempted threats" against the fiancé of his ex-girlfriend. Washingtonian first reported the news this afternoon. According to charging documents obtained by Y&H, Bruner-Yang's ex-girlfriend heard a knock on her door at 6:45 a.m. Wednesday. She told police that when she answered, […]