Posts Tagged ‘John Andrade’

Meridian Pint and Smoke and Barrel Owner Opening New Restaurant in Brookland

Meridian Pint and Smoke and Barrel owner John Andrade will open a craft beer-heavy casual fine-dining restaurant at the Monroe Street Market development in Brookland next summer. He tells Y&H the yet-unnamed spot will be in the same vein as Meridian Pint in terms of its look and food offerings. Meridian Pint chef David Shewmaker […]

Free Beer! (For Your Vote) Smoke & Barrel Resorts to Boozy Bribery in Barbecue Battle

Smoke & Barrel owner John Andrade wants your vote. And he's willing to pay for it. In an email yesterday, Andrade asked patrons for their endorsement of his Adams Morgan eatery's espresso-rubbed brisket and tender ribs smothered in spicy chipotle honey butter sauce in the Washington Post's "Best BBQ" online poll: "If you vote for […]

Smoke Beer And Soft Dookie: Lagerheads Peek Inside The ‘New Asylum,’ Opening Tonight

The "New Asylum," as its Facebook page has referred to the Adams Morgan bar's renovation over the past several months, officially opens tonight as Smoke & Barrel. The new beer, bourbon and barbecue joint is the brainchild of John Andrade, the man behind craft beer-focused Columbia Heights hangout Meridian Pint, as well as the original Asylum, […]

Gut Reaction: Smoke & Barrel’s Spicy Chipotle Honey Butter Doesn’t Suck

This is not a formal review, but rather an off-the-cuff first-impressions-style riff on a brand-spankin' new D.C. restaurant Smoke & Barrel, Meridian Pint owner John Andrade's new rustic-looking beer, bourbon and barbecue joint, located inside the former top floor of Asylum, opens tonight in Adams Morgan. Last night, Young & Hungry sneaked inside for a […]

Boston Butting In: Smoke & Barrel Opens This Week In Adams Morgan

The planned conversion of Adams Morgan watering hole Asylum's top floor from a gothic biker-friendly vegan brunch spot into a rustic barbecue joint is nearly complete. Owner John Andrade's new concept Smoke & Barrel is soft-opening late this week, offering 24 draft beers, 60 types of bourbon and a menu including "Boston butt, racks of […]

Meridian Pint Opens Today: What’s Inside?

Meridian Pint may not have opened in time for the first games of the World Cup, but the new Columbia Heights watering hole did manage to pour its first beers in June. Although today, July 1, is the American craft beer and contemporary cuisine establishment's official grand opening, last night The Lagerheads attended a soft […]

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