Posts Tagged ‘Owen Thomson’

Archipelago Tiki Bar Brings Flaming Pineapple Drinks to U Street NW

Palm trees and mai tais are here.

The 10 Most Anticipated Restaurant and Bar Openings of 2016

There will be pizza. And pastrami. And plenty of reasons to get tipsy.

Guerilla Drinks Will Recreate Los Angeles Disco Bar Honeycut For Next Pop-Up

There will be shooters dispensed from a backpack and a bubble machine.

Pop-Up Culture: Behind the Scenes in D.C.’s Temporary Bars and Restaurants

Putting together a pop-up is much more complicated than it seems.

New Cocktail Collaboration Will Recreate Bars From Other Places and Times

Bartenders Jason Strich and Owen Thomson will build their own version of tiki bar Three Dots and a Dash in Cafe Saint-Ex on Feb. 15.

Rose’s Luxury vs. Jack Rose Dining Saloon vs. Compass Rose

The restaurants will compete to see who makes the best cocktails.

Seven Faces Barroom Not Happening For Now

Y&H reported last November that bartenders Patrick Owens, Owen Thomson, and Ashley May were teaming up to open a bar called Seven Faces Barroom at 251 Florida Ave. NW. It looks like that is no longer happening—at least not anytime soon.  "We did squash the project several months ago. Each of us had things come up in our lives that lead […]

Ten Places You’ll Wish Were Already Open

Will 2014 be the year the New York Times and other national rags stop mentioning politics and expense accounts when writing about D.C.’s food scene? Wishful thinking, perhaps. But the city’s culinary cred will only demand more respect this year. Sure, plenty of big name celebrity chefs—Philadelphia’s Jose Garces, New York’s Daniel Boulud, Boston’s Michael […]

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

Bartending Trio to Open Seven Faces Barroom

Bartenders Patrick Owens, Owen Thomson, and Ashley May are teaming up to open a bar of their own at 251 Florida Ave. NW. Thomson runs the cocktail program at Bryan Voltaggio's Chevy Chase restaurant Range. Owens, who's working at Ripple, and May, who's at Velvet Lounge, co-organize monthly Spirits in Black nights where guest bartenders […]