Posts Tagged ‘Kushi’

Maki Shop Now Open on 14th Street NW

Untraditional rolls include sous vide beef short ribs with brown rice, romaine, carrot, and kimchi as well as poke tuna with black rice, papaya, and toasted rice cracker.

Sauce-o-Meter: How Recent Food Happenings Measure Up

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Sauce-O-Meter: How the Week’s Food Happenings Measure Up

What To Eat Tonight: Ostrich & Poblano Chili at Thunder Burger

If it's Wednesday, you know there's something unusual to try at Thunder Burger in Georgetown. Today's exotic protein special: ostrich and poblano chili served over dirty rice. Coming up: on Thursday, Bruegger's is giving away free bagels to anyone with a coupon, Kushi is offering late-night sushi specials and local sommeliers are vying for the […]

No Babysitter? No Problem: LivingSocial Will Bring Kushi To You

D.C.-based LivingSocial is launching a new concept this week called "Room Service," which brings upscale dining to your front door—"complete with real dishes, candles and cloth napkins." Dow Jones' All Things Digital blog has the scoop. Beginning Thursday, Kushi in Mt. Vernon Square will serve as the guinea pig of the new delivery service, offering […]

Your Tax Bill Is Getting Cold: Late Payments Prompted Kushi Closure

Reporting for WaPo, Y&H alum Tim Carman gets the scoop on Kushi's tax troubles, which prompted city officials to abruptly shutter the izakaya eatery over the weekend. Co-owners Darren Lee Norris and Ari Kushimoto Norris admit to sending in their monthly $10,000 checks to the D.C. government a bit later than their repayment plan allows. […]

Try the Tax Relief Nigiri: Kushi Is Back In Business

Acclaimed izayaka and sushi restaurant Kushi has reopened, according to Eater DC, after officials from the D.C. Office of Tax & Revenue shuttered the place over the weekend. To prove the point, the proprietors have posted a copy of today's lunch menu (see excerpt left) on the eatery's Facebook page.

The Taxman Cometh for Kushi [UPDATED]

Neighborhood blogs the Triangle and Prince of Petworth took notice of the big "SUSPENDED: No retail sales can be transacted" sign posted by the D.C. Office of Tax & Revenue at Kushi over the weekend. On its Facebook and Twitter pages, the acclaimed izakaya and sushi restaurant puts a sunny spin on the closure: Hello […]

Quick Feeding: Prosecco Flows Like Draft Beer at Graffiato

Mama Knows Bites: Critic Todd Kliman's mom awards Kushi four stars: "This is good—this is really good."[Washingtonian] New Kitchen Cabinet: Cleveland Park's Medium Rare has a new chef: "JaiJuan Sheffield, who comes to the single-dish concept from stints at Ray’s the Steaks (both locations) and Clyde’s at Gallery Place." [WaPo] Bubbling Over: Chinatown's forthcoming Graffiato […]

Quick Feeding: Sauca Gets a Storefront, Kushi Wants Outdoor Seating

Check Out The Legs On This Pinot, Little One: New moms toiling in D.C.'s restaurant industry sometimes take their babies to work. Some even let their infants take a whiff of the wines. [WaPo] More Pie In Your Face, Osama: Restaurateur Jeff Black's Palisades stalwart BlackSalt earns a dubious celebrity mention. Hours before her husband's […]