Posts Tagged ‘rappahannock oyster bar’

Shelling Out: Oyster Price Index

October means oyster season is back. But before you slurp away your paycheck, take a look at how the regular prices for a dozen bivalves compare at a dozen oyster and seafood-centric restaurants. Then consult our guide to finding $1 oyster happy hour deals below.

Chefs of Heads of State Eat Oysters at Union Market, Drink Cocktails at Barmini

Yesterday, the Club des Chefs des Chefs, an elite association of chefs for heads of state from all over the world, visited Union Market for a tour and luncheon at Rappahannock Oyster Bar. Each year, the club meets in a different country to explore the local gastronomy and talk diplomacy through food, and for the first time […]

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 […]

The Hottest Spot in Union Market Right Now

Union Market opened with great fanfare last weekend. And while many of the most anticipated vendors—Gina Chersevani's Buffalo & Bergen, Red Apron Butchery—aren't up and running yet, there was one clear hotspot in the market last weekend: Rappahannock Oyster Bar. Turns out Rappahannock offers a lot more than just oysters on the half shell. So far, […]

Vendor’s Game: Meet the Chef Behind Union Market

Union Market is chef Richie Brandenburg’s pantry. It’s lunch hour on opening day of the new high-end food emporium, and the mastermind of Union Market is strolling past the olive oils, meats, and baguettes down the bustling center aisle of the 25,000-square foot space off of 5th Street NE. He walks past vendors he once […]

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