Posts Tagged ‘Reza Akhavan’

Check Out Food and Drink Menus For Silo, Opening Tomorrow

Silo, a modern American restaurant with a "Swiss-French twist," opens in Mount Vernon Triangle Saturday with former C.F. Folk's chef George Vetsch leading the kitchen. Y&H previewed the restaurant from owner Reza Akhavan a couple weeks ago, but take a look at some food photos and the dinner, dessert, and drink menus below. Appetizers ($7-$13) include […]

Silo Bringing a Swiss-French Twist to Mount Vernon Square

A new modern American restaurant with a "Swiss-French twist" called Silo is preparing to open in the Mount Vernon Square area sometime before the end of the year. (UPDATE: Silo will open Jan. 4.) So what exactly does a Swiss-French twist mean? "Lots of cheese," says chef George Vetsch, who previously worked at C.F. Folk's […]

Former Shaw’s Tavern GM Opening Restaurant in Mount Vernon Triangle

Former Shaw's Tavern general manager Reza Akhavan has plans to open an upscale casual restaurant focused on local, seasonal ingredients at 917 5th St. NW this March. Although a liquor license notice lists the restaurant's name as Success (as reported earlier by Prince of Petworth), Akhavan says that is not the name; he hasn't decided […]