Posts Tagged ‘mexican restaurants’

GOP-Mex: The Republican Tex-Mex Connection

Monday night, Texas Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and 15 to 20 House Republicans met in the basement of Tortilla Coast, Roll Call reports, to discuss the government shutdown and the debt ceiling. While we can't say whether there was a consensus on queso or guac, it's clear that there's a long been a Republican affinity toward […]

Todd English’s Mexican Restaurant Opens Today

Todd English is back. The celebrity chef, who once operated Olives in the District, is partnering with local restaurateur Aziz Safi of Panache to open a mod-Mex spot at 14th and F streets NW called MXDC tonight. Why a Mexican restaurant? "I've always been a huge Mexican food fan," says English, who tells Y&H he's been planning a spot […]