Posts Tagged ‘h street’

“Contemporary Redneck” Kitty’s Saloon Coming Soon to H Street NE

Executive chef and managing partner David Conn was a music professor at Cornell before his restaurant career.

The Waits Are Too Damn Long: With So Many New Restaurants, Why Is It Still So Hard to Get a Table?

It’s a 50-degree spring Friday the weekend before Memorial Day. Empty streets and unanswered phone calls show how many people skipped town for a long weekend, and Congress has just departed for a nine-day recess. How hard could it possibly be to get a table for two? As an experiment, I walk up and down 14th […]

Boundary Road Gets The Obama Bump

Not every D.C. restaurant is so lucky to experience a presidential visit—much less to have the esteemed commander-in-chief drop in for a bite during that restaurant's very first month in business. Newish H Street eatery Boundary Road managed that very feat last night, when President Barack Obama and First Lady Michelle Obama dined with campaign […]

Ohio Restaurant Waits for Its Future on H Street NE

Young & Hungry's colleague, Housing Complex's Lydia DePillis, writes this week about H Street NE and how the commercial corridor's future is holding back its present. As a side dish, DePillis takes a look at a recognizable corner, 14th and H streets, where the former Ohio Restaurant sits vacant: The Ohio Restaurant, the strip's easternmost […]

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 […]

The Queen Vic to Make an Appearance on H Street with Eel Pies

EastEnders, say hello to Northeast. The Queen Vic, a gastropub named after a bar in the British soap opera, EastEnders, is expected to open in June in the Atlas District. It will occupy a storefront at 1206 H St. NE, the space originally proposed for Joe Englert’s sports bar, the Olympic, before the deal fell through. The pub, […]

Nick Cho Show Moving to H Street

Originally published on City Desk on Apr. 1, 2009, at 9:47 pm Despite speculation over at DCist, Nick Cho says it's not an April Fool's joke: He's closing Murky Coffee in Arlington and moving back to the District. He and, he says, most of his remaining staff will move over to a new spot, Wrecking […]

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