Posts Tagged ‘Mixt Greens’

Lettuce Rocks No More: Mixt Greens, R.I.P.

In the immortal words of Homer Simpson, "You don't win friends with salad." So it seems for Mixt Greens, which, according to Prince of Petworth, is abruptly abandoning the D.C. market, a place seemingly saturated with leafy rivals, including Chop't and Sweetgreen. Signage at the K Street NW location (pictured above) seems to confirm this. […]

So Why Is Sweetgreen Expanding into Philadelphia?

You might have read that Sweetgreen is headed to Philadelphia. The ever-expanding chain plans to open its first shop outside the D.C. area with a store in Ardmore, the suburban community that co-owner Nicolas Jammet describes as Philly's Bethesda. The three Georgetown grads who started Sweetgreen — Jammet, Jonathan Neman, and Nathaniel Ru — had […]

Earth Day Round-Up: Eat and Drink for a Better World

Lots of places are taking the 40th anniversary of Earth Day pretty damn serious this year. Consider Bread & Brew off Dupont Circle. The restaurant is going 100 percent vegan today, no doubt an acknowledgment of the role meat production plays in global warming (though not as much as originally thought). In a similar vein, […]