Posts Tagged ‘Mayflower Hotel’

What’s Planned for the New (and Old) Mayflower

Many hearts were broken last week when news broke that the Renaissance Mayflower hotel will be closing the much-loved Town & Country Lounge and will replace it with a snazzy new outpost for Thomas Pink in the nation's capital. A Mayflower press release issued yesterday notes that the Town & Country space was originally retail […]

Pink Future: Mayflower’s Town & Country to Close

While I've been a supporter of D.C.'s restaurant and bar smoking ban, the Mayflower's Town & Country Lounge was always a place enhanced by lingering cigar smoke, at least in the visual sense. With its low ceilings, piano, and intimate seating clusters, the Mayflower's lounge has always ranked high on my list of places to […]

Perusing Holiday Menus, Part I: Christmas Goose at Againn

Are you staying in town for Christmas and/or New Years and haven't made feasting plans yet? Young & Hungry is featuring what's being planned at a number of restaurants around the area for the holidays. Let's get started... Here's what Againn, pictured above, has planned for Christmas Eve: Seafood Terrine served with scallop mousse, Loch […]

Flying Dog Receives Brewery of the Year: Catch them Thursday at the Mayflower

At the Great American Beer Festival awards ceremony this Saturday in Denver, our local brewery (or closest thing to it) did pretty darn well. Flying Dog was recognized as Mid-Size Brewing Company of the Year, and brewmaster Bob Malone was awarded Brewer of the Year in the same category. Flying Dog beers took four medals […]