Posts Tagged ‘MXDC’

Todd English’s Back and Forth With MXDC

So apparently Todd English is still involved with MXDC, after all? Back in December, Eater reported the celebrity chef had issued a press release declaring that he would no longer be associated with the Mexican restaurant owned by Aziz Safi after the end of his consultancy. “Aziz and I have been friends for a long time and […]

Mixologist JP Caceres on Possible Deportation: “I’m Going to Fight”

“I’m a free man!” JP Caceres booms as he bursts through the door of the Immigration and Customs Enforcement office in Fairfax. Well, almost. The local mixologist, who’s made a name for himself in recent years creating cocktails at some of the city’s top restaurants, places his leg on a chair and rolls up his […]

Bartender JP Caceres Faces Deportation

One of the city's top bartenders, JP Caceres, has spent the past month in a U.S. Immigration detention center in Farmville, Va., and is set to be deported to his native Bolivia in the next three to six weeks, according to a crowdfunding campaign started by family and friends to help with his legal fees. (PoPville first […]

Summer of Seafood

Summertime means a flare-up in cravings for soft-shell crabs and fish tacos. Fortunately, D.C.’s newest restaurants are serving up some stellar seafood, even if that’s not their main attraction. Here are six Y&H-approved seafood dishes from six new hotspots. Baja beer-battered mahi-mahi with grilled pineapple salsa and jalapeno MXDC, 600 14th St. NW Three for […]

New Restaurant Math

The avalanche of restaurant openings continues this spring with more new places than any person can reasonably keep straight. Consult this shorthand guide for just the essential things you need to know about six of D.C.’s newest eating and drinking establishments.

Five Places for Oyster Shooters

What tops oysters and booze? Oysters in booze. A couple of new restaurants (plus some old favorites) are offering some new twists on the oyster shooter. Here are five places to slurp and swallow up: MXDC 600 14th St. NW Double oysters with tomato, beer, soy, and sweet onion chimichurri, $5 Teddy & The Bully […]

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 […]