Posts Tagged ‘RedRocks’

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RedRocks Pizzeria Opens on H Street NE

Between the retractable roof, the suspended “catwalk,” and the indoor-outdoor rooftop bar, RedRocks’ fourth location on H Street NE is so tricked out that, when it soft-opens today, it will become the brand’s flagship location. Though the grand opening isn't until Sept. 5, customers can trickle in for service starting today. (The pizzeria will, however, be […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Red Hen Edition

Proof vets plan to open Italian-influenced American restaurant called The Red Hen in Bloomingdale. [Post] Radius Pizza on vacation until July 2. [PoP] What Andrew Zimmern did in D.C. [Eater] RedRocks Pizzeria coming to Columbia Pike. [ARLnow] Austin Grill Express and brb ("be right burger") no longer coming to Boilermaker Shops development. [JDLand] Phonation food […]

2Amys, Consider Yourself Warned: Edan MacQuaid Is Back in Business

As soon as the pie hit the table at Pizzeria Orso, I knew I was in the presence of Edan MacQuaid, the pizzaiolo who has worked the wood-burning ovens at 2Amys, Pizzeria Paradiso, and RedRocks. I'd recognize his margherita pizza anywhere. It's not just the puffy crust, mottled with char and radiating a wood-smoke aroma […]

Who’ll Keep You Warm, Fed and Happy During ‘Cluster Flake’? The Working List.

The storm ain't got nothing on the Philly boys at Taylor Gourmet I figured I better start compiling this list now before Carrie and I lose our Internet connection (again), our power, and our ability to open the front door and scream for help. So without further ado, here are the restaurants and bars that […]

Y&H Takes a Second Slice at a Few Local Pizzerias

The seriously creamy buffalo mozz at Pizze Restaurants constantly evolve, which is why I try to revisit as many as possible in between checking out the new ones that come along. I particularly try to revisit the places that I have previously panned, like the trio of pizzerias below. To be fair here, I didn't […]

Top 5 Beer Menus in Columbia Heights

I love my neighborhood of Columbia Heights, and I love lists. So when Spud Lite at The Heights Life posted his top 5 beer menus in Columbia Heights yesterday, I got to reading faster than a tween on Harry Potter release night. I was semi-outraged — not angry, but not mock outraged, so maybe just […]

Petits Plats Opens Brick Oven Pizzeria in Former To-Go Space

Frederic Darricarrere, a man so French that his accent should wear a beret, has just opened a new pizzeria in the old Petits Plats to Go space below his respected Woodley Park restaurant. The spot is called Pizze, and it has promises to be a contender in the area's ongoing pizza war. Darricarrere consulted with […]

Pizzeria Paradiso to Open Third Location in Columbia Heights?

Washington Business Journal is reporting that Pizzeria Paradiso owner/chef Ruth Gresser is having "conversations with the developers of DC USA about potentially opening up an outpost of her restaurant at the big-box center across from the Metro station" in Columbia Heights. The gentrified-within-an-inch of its life neighborhood is already home to two fine pie joints, […]