Posts Tagged ‘J&G Steakhouse’

Remixology: Make Us a Drink With Skyr

Bartender: Adam Sahyouni Where: Bar 515 at J&G Steakhouse (Sahyouni has since moved to Old Ebbitt Grill) Mystery Ingredient: Vanilla-flavored Siggi’s Icelandic-style yogurt, known as skyr Bartender Response: “I like yogurt, I eat it every day,” Sahyouni said of the plain Greek Fage with honey or fruit he prepares for breakfast. “But I’ve never made […]

Martini Cart Now Roves Around Revamped J&G Steakhouse

After nearly two months of renovations, J&G Steakhouse at the W Hotel reopened today with new chocolate brown walls, new furniture, new menu items, and a new bar. But the addition that caught my eye at a media preview last night was not the collection of silver sequin throw pillows lining the banquettes. It was […]

The Inn Crowd: Hotel Restaurants Revamp to Bring In Locals

When Scott Circle restaurant Nage Bistro got a makeover late last year, it adopted many of the trendy design elements that are popular in D.C.’s hottest new restaurants. Exposed brick now covers the walls, along with tiles of live moss atop refurbished wood reportedly from a barn built in Louisville, Ky., in 1932. Edison light […]

What To Eat Today: Haggis & Hops at Birch & Barley, Brisket & Ribs at Hill Country

Tonight: J&G Steakhouse hosts its first wine dinner of the year, featuring Virginia's Linden Vineyards. Tickets are $115 per person. Meanwhile, Birch & Barley celebrates Scottish food and drink with a five-course meal (yes, haggis is one) paired with a dizzying array of sips from across the pond. And, observant carnivores converge on Hill Country […]

Words to Eat By: A No Red Meat Route at J&G Steakhouse

The Bitches Who Brunch, who don't eat red meat, found themselves at J&G Steakhouse to try its relaunched Sunday brunch: I opted for a new creation by the chef—an egg in the basket topped with fresh smoked salmon, Hollandaise sauce, and fresh herbs to sprinkle on top. You cut into the soft, fluffy bread, topped […]

Mall Food: Where to Eat After Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert Rallies

Two cable TV comedians are coming to town to stage a rally on the National Mall, and the political establishment isn’t sure whether to laugh, cry, or declare its own irrelevancy in the presence of fake pundits who have the drawing power of Sarah Palin at an NRA swimsuit contest. Y&H doesn’t have the bona […]

Last Call for Summer: A Short Guide on Where to Enjoy the Fruits of a Dying Season

The fruits of summer at the Mt. Pleasant Farmers Market While not-so-delicately sipping pea soup, topped with an aggressive layer of Parmesan foam, I knew it was over. With the arrival of fall equinox, J&G Steakhouse will soon rid its menu of any traces of warm weather, like this terrific soup and the watermelon salad. I started to […]

All the Food News You Can Use

Or, more accurately, all the food news Y&H cares to report at 8 p.m. on a Monday. Regardless of my level of enthusiasm at this late hour, much has been going on in the local restaurant world, and here's a taste of it. Metrocurean has a deliciously biting item on yet another celebrity steakhouse coming […]

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