Posts Tagged ‘Patrick Owens’

Sneak Peek at Right Proper’s New Brewery and Tasting Room in Brookland

The brewery is nearly ready to go except for approval from federal regulators.

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 […]

Restaurants and Bars Fuel a Cottage Industry of Chalk Artists

Chantal Tseng is looking at pictures of cartoon lions on her phone. She wants to draw a comic feline on the chalkboard that hangs at the front of the sherry- and ham-obsessed Mockingbird Hill in Shaw, which she runs with her husband, Derek Brown. But she’s not quite sure how to sketch a convincing big […]

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

First Look at Right Proper Brewpub, Opening Soon

D.C.'s next brewery, Right Proper, is close to opening its doors. Co-founder Thor Cheston, who directed beer programs at Pizzeria Paradiso and Brasserie Beck before starting the Shaw-based brewpub, is planning to open in early December. Right Proper will serve eight beers on draft: six house beers designed by brewmaster Nathan Zeender and two lines for […]

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 […]