Posts Tagged ‘Hula Girl’

Pulpo to Become International Barbecue Restaurant After Hula Girl Pop-Up

Beware of the scuttlebutt. PoPville floated a rumor yesterday that the owners of Sardi's Chicken would be taking over the former Pulpo space in Cleveland Park that's currently playing host to a Hula Girl pop-up to open a second Picca Pollo A La Brasa.  Not true, says Dave Hansen, the director of operations for Tapper Restaurant Group, which owns […]

Hula Girl Pops Up in Cleveland Park

If you can’t escape the snow to Hawaii, there’s always this: The Hula Girl food truck begins a pop-up at Cleveland Park’s Pulpo tonight. Hula Girl chef/owner Mikala Brennan will serve up Hawaiian staples like Spam musubi and a poke of the day as starters. Plate lunches ($12-$15) include Kalua pork and cabbage, hula-hula chicken, and […]

This Week in Beer: Food Truck Beer Dinner, Evil Twin at ChurchKey, BBQ and Beer at the Kennedy Center & New Belgium Launches Galore

The big news this week is the official arrival of New Belgium Brewing Company beers to the D.C. area. Joints like The Black Squirrel have been known for "bootlegging" New Belgium crowd-pleasers into the District for some time, but now the Colorado brewery is legitimately distributed in D.C. For more details on where to find New […]

D.C. Food Trucks Multiplying Like Rabbits

A Washington Post report on the burgeoning D.C. food truck scene offers some eye-popping stats from the business side of the mobile eats industry. For instance, the Pi Pizzeria truck, which cost around $30,000 in start-up funds, nets about $1,000 a day. Another interesting factoid—the number of vehicular vendors has more than doubled in the […]