Posts Tagged ‘Rasika West End’

Rasika West End Sues Former Chef

Legal Times reports that Rasika West End is suing its former chef Manish Tyagi for more than $30,000 the restaurant says it spent on immigration legal fees, housing, training, and marketing for the chef, who left before his contract ran out. The lawsuit also accuses Tyagi of exploiting Rasika's name and reputation and using "proprietary […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Talk To The Hand At Rasika Edition

About that big hand at Rasika West End [Post] José Andrés named one of the 100 most influential people in the world. [Time] A total of 14 new restaurants are coming to 14th Street NW [Dining Bisnow] Feastly's ramen pop-up at Blind Dog Cafe draws 300 requests for 35 seats.  [Twitter] Five D.C. crawfish spots […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Hipster Frat House Feeling Edition

Shophouse Southeast Asian Kitchen is expanding to Georgetown. [Dining Bisnow] Five new dishes complement familiar faves at Rasika West End. [Washingtonian] Jaleo 2.0 reopens this week [Eater] Lost Society is a Diners' Choice Award-winning hot spot. [OpenTable] Uncurbed DC's food truck pop-up has that "hipster frat house feeling." [Post] More on the Hilton brothers' plans […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: 1,302 Gallons of Coffee Edition

An arrest in the recent IHOP shooting. [AP] Things to expect at Rasika West End, now (softly) open. [Post] 1905 will open its rooftop garden by May 1. [Borderstan] Mayorga Coffee, R.I.P. [Prince of Petworth] Seasons serves 1,302 gallons of coffee every month. [City Eats] Win free brunch for two at Sonoma by Tweeting. [Facebook] […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Open, Actually Edition

Some things to expect at Rasika West End, opening next week. [Zagat] Take a peek at La Forchetta, opening April 2. [HuffPo] Traveling food truck restaurant Uncurbed DC is popping up at the former Singapore Bistro space. [Prince of Petworth] Three Little Pigs is now closed on Tuesday. [Facebook] Mike Isabella's Bandolero is hiring. [Twitter] […]

Rasika West End Opens Mar. 30 [UPDATED]

A rep for Rasika West End, the much anticipated spin-off of prolific restaurateur Ashok Bajaj's popular Indian eatery in Penn Quarter, tells Y&H that the new restaurant will open to the public on Mar. 30. A splashy grand opening cocktail reception for invited guests is scheduled for the night before. The West End spot is […]

Ashok Bajaj’s Nightly Restaurant Circuit to Add New Stop

Ashok Bajaj, the D.C. restaurateur who owns 701, Bibiana, Ardeo + Bardeo, Bombay Club, Oval Room, and Rasika, is known for his nightly circuit of his businesses, checking in on his dining rooms, chefs, general managers, and loyal customers. With a valet stand at each of his restaurants, he doesn't really need to worry about […]