Posts Tagged ‘Ivy and Coney’

Rage Against the Latrine: Can Bars Elevate Bathroom Graffiti and Penis Sketches?

The assault on the rabbi might have stung the most. The staff of Red Derby discovered the bathroom painting defaced with thick, black marker scrawls one night about two years ago. Not long after, George Washington and the Virgin Mary were hit. Like barroom kudzu, the graffiti had spread slowly throughout the walls of the […]

Street Food: Should the D.C. Government Help Fund Restaurants and Bars?

When the owners of Ivy and Coney first set out to open their Midwest-inspired bar in Shaw, they planned for the small spot to serve only beer, Chicago-style and Detroit-style hot dogs, and a few other snacks. But when it opens in the coming months, Ivy and Coney will have built out a full kitchen, […]

Liquor Lockers and Hot Dogs Coming to Ivy and Coney in Shaw

A month ago, Y&H broke the news that part of the team from Kangaroo Boxing Club was opening a new bar in Shaw called Ivy and Coney. Today, we know some more about what'll be inside it: The restaurant will embrace all things Chicago and Detroit. Co-owners Josh Saltzman and Adam Fry are from Chicago, […]