Posts Tagged ‘Evening Star Cafe’

Chefs Are Working With Farmers to Custom-Grow Obscure Ingredients

Where'd those marshmallow flowers and dragon egg cucumbers come from?

Evening Star Cafe Chef Jim Jeffords Heads to Right Proper Brewing Company

Don't worry, the chick filet sandwich stays.

Derecho Common Beer Debuts Today

Port City Brewing Company in Alexandria will be tapping kegs of its limited edition Derecho Common beer today at 3 p.m. The brew is actually the result of derecho-caused accident. When the massive storm hit in July, Port City lost power and feared that it would lose 13,000 gallons of beer. It turned out that […]

Bar Food Bites: Majestic Lounge at Evening Star Cafe

Hidden behind the family-friendly dining room at Evening Star Cafe in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria is a rollicking back area that feels like a mash-up of a '70s rec-room basement and an '80s punk dive. Along the walls—which are plastered with vintage gig posters for bands like Crass and The U.K. Subs—there are […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Virgin Sangria Edition

Rumor du jour: Cava Mezze could be coming to Columbia Heights [Prince of Petworth] José Andrés' new D.C. food truck, Pepe, will serve six kinds of flautas and one kind of sangria: the non-alcoholic kind. [Eater DC] Looking for someone to blame for the demise of Capital City Diner? Look no farther than scandal-scarred politico […]

Birch & Barley Hires NYC Chef to Replace Frank Morales

Kyle Bailey was shopping for wedding rings with his fiancee at a Jersey City mall last month when he got a call on his cell. He didn't recognize the number, but he decided to take the call anyway. On the other end of the line was Michael Babin, co-owner of Neighborhood Restaurant Group, who was […]