Posts Tagged ‘Going Out Gurus’

Would You Drive to Bowie for $1 Craft Beer?

Fritz Hahn over at WaPo highlights what has to be the deal of the summer: $1 craft beers all day at the DuClaw Brewing Co.'s four different Maryland pubs, the closest of which is located in Bowie. I've never sampled DuClaw's products, but I'll say again: $1 craft beers, people! The main problem, of course, […]

‘Top Chef’ D.C. Premieres Tonight: Where Will You Watch It?

Will D.C. come across as a cartoon parody of itself? Will the cheftestants be forced to make their own chili for the District's famous half-smoke? How often will the producers draft José Andrés to add some genuine "talk to the tomatoes" eccentricity to the show?  Will the Obamas make an appearance to show off the […]

Biergarten Haus Will Open May 14

Let the countdown commence! The much-anticipated Biergarten Haus will open a week from today. We've long lamented the absence of a German beer garden in this city, but no longer. The place looks great. Check out Drew Long's post at DCFoodies for a preview. (See Going Out Guru Fritz Hahn's piece for more pictures.) The […]

Red Hook Lobster Pound Finds Street Vending Easier in D.C. Than NYC

This may be a first: A Brooklyn lobster vendor is planning to launch a street truck in D.C. because our bureaucracy is easier to deal with. So says Susan Povich, co-owner of the Red Hook Lobster Pound in Brooklyn, who told the New York Times earlier this week that she's given up on the burdensome […]

Tasting Table Makes Its D.C. Debut Today

Beginning today, you can sign up for yet another e-mail service that tells you how to spend your free time in the District. It's called Tasting Table, and it joins an online market (not to mention personal e-mail box) already crowded with recommendations from Going Out Gurus, Urban Daddy, DailyCandy, Thrillist, and others, including, ahem, […]

Bossa and Bobby Lew’s Lose Their Liquor Licenses. More Likely to Come.

The Adams Morgan ANC is fighting like hell to get the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board to reverse its decision yesterday to revoke the liquor licenses for Bossa and Bobby Lew's Saloon for failing to meet food-sales requirements. The commissioners have a compelling reason to take a stand now: even more Adams Morgan joints could be […]

Montgomery Cinema ’N’ Drafthouse: We Hardly Knew Ye

Folks all around Y&H's little orbit today are reporting on the early demise of the Montgomery Cinema ’N’ Drafthouse, which opened just a couple of months ago in the Westfield shopping center in Wheaton. Our CP colleague and fave movie critic Tricia Olszewski posted the theater owners' rant over on City Desk. The Going Out […]