Posts Tagged ‘H Street NE’

Cosby-Light Ben’s Chili Bowl Opens Wednesday on H Street NE

The Ali family declines to comment on anything related to Bill Cosby.

Rival H Street NE Carryout Restaurants Named Tony’s Both Claim To Be the Original

“Everybody at this point is Tony."

Copycat Co. Opens on H Street NE With Cocktails and Chinese

Get some potstickers and Manhattans.

Pursuit Wine Bar Now Open on H Street NE

Thomas Boisvert and Kathleen Davis are not professional sommeliers, nor do they have any formal experience in the wine business. "Although I did see that documentary Somm on Netflix," Boisvert says. That hasn’t stopped them from opening a new spot to drink vino on H Street NE: Pursuit Wine Bar. In order to create their wine […]

Can Ben’s Chili Bowl Expand and Keep Its Soul?

By 3:30 p.m. the day after Ben’s Chili Bowl opened its new location in Rosslyn last week, the line still stretched to the very back of the restaurant. It’d been that way, if not curving down the sidewalk, since 11 a.m., said co-owner Nizam Ali, when a crowd was already waiting for the doors to […]

Peruvian Restaurant Ocopa Coming to H Street NE

A new restaurant called Ocopa is bringing Peruvian chicken and ceviche to 1324 H St. NE this April. Leading the kitchen is chef Carlos Delgado, who previously worked at Boveda and The Caucus Room Brasserie and is also one of the masterminds behind the CreamCycle ice cream sandwich bicycles. Delgado is partners in Ocopa with Chicken Tortilla owners […]

A Murdered Deli Owner Lives On at Heaven & H

It would be easy to forget the gruesome incident that took place a year and a half ago at 701 H St. NE. Sun shines through the corner window of the two-month-old deli and lights up the canary yellow walls. It’s Fish Fry Friday, and a pair of women pull up to the counter window […]

No New Lease Yet For TruOrleans Space on H Street NE, Eviction Process Ongoing

The building at 4th and H Street NE once home to TruOrleans has been sitting quietly vacant since September when the the D.C. Office of Tax and Revenue shut down the restaurant amid a flurry of financial and legal troubles. Rumors started circulating on Twitter last night that a Mediterranean and tapas place would soon […]

Joe Englert on Whole Foods Coming to H Street NE: “It’s Sad in Some Ways”

Big news for H Street NE today: Whole Foods is coming. The grocery chain plans to build a 39,000 square-foot store below a new apartment complex on H between 6th and 7th streets NE, where Murry's grocery store now sits. It's expected to open in the fall of 2016.  Y&H happened to ask self-described tavern […]

RedRocks Pizzeria Opens on H Street NE

Between the retractable roof, the suspended “catwalk,” and the indoor-outdoor rooftop bar, RedRocks’ fourth location on H Street NE is so tricked out that, when it soft-opens today, it will become the brand’s flagship location. Though the grand opening isn't until Sept. 5, customers can trickle in for service starting today. (The pizzeria will, however, be […]