Posts Tagged ‘Rock & Roll Hotel’

Rage Against the Latrine: Can Bars Elevate Bathroom Graffiti and Penis Sketches?

The assault on the rabbi might have stung the most. The staff of Red Derby discovered the bathroom painting defaced with thick, black marker scrawls one night about two years ago. Not long after, George Washington and the Virgin Mary were hit. Like barroom kudzu, the graffiti had spread slowly throughout the walls of the […]

Swiped

Ever since Nellie’s Sports Bar started using the app Tabbedout to let patrons pay their bar bills through their phones, owner Doug Schantz says the number of credit cards left behind has plummeted—from about 15 a night to five or six. Which got us thinking: How sloppy are D.C. bar hoppers? We called 10 bars […]

Young & Hungry’s DC Beer Week Guide: Monday

DC Beer Week officially kicked off this weekend. With more than a hundred beer-centric events to choose from across the week, we understand if you feel a little overwhelmed. Don't worry, we're helping narrow the options by suggesting the best places to drink each day. Here are our picks for Monday. Flying Dog Hunter S. […]

Bars Celebrate Supreme Court Gay Rights Victory With Drink Specials

The Supreme Court served gay rights advocates a major victory today by striking down the Defense of Marriage Act and remanding California's Proposition 8. Bars and restaurants are celebrating with extended happy hours and other deals. Know of something we missed? Email us at hungry@washingtoncitypaper.com, and we'll update the list. Busboys & Poets 5th and K NW […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Oyster Slurping Edition

11 places to slurp oysters in D.C. [Eater] Foodie icon Anthony Bourdain writes a graphic novel. [HuffPost] Ireland's Four Fields in Cleveland Park hosts its last pub quiz. [City Desk] Dangerously Delicious Pies opens in Union Station today. [Twitter] Oby Lee Winery and Coffee Shop now open in Clarendon. [ARLnow] Metal brunch at Rock & […]

This Week: DC Brau Brew #2, Wood-Clad Schlenkerla, Real Ale Fest in Baltimore & More

It's already the middle of the week but there is still plenty of beer fun to be had. Read on for my picks, or click on any event in the D.C. Beer Events Calendar above for more details. LAGERHEADS PICK: The featured event this week is not in D.C. but is well worth a trip to […]

D.C. Beer Week Starts Friday: What’s In Store?

Early this month we posted a sneak peek at D.C. Beer Week, a celebration that will feature craft beer focused events and specials at bars and restaurants starting this Friday, August 20, and running through Saturday, August 28. There are already over 40 special events planned for the second annual city-wide craft beer festival. Your […]

Another D.C. Beer Week? Yes, Please.

Update: Through some legal snafu, Brew at the Zoo will not be technically affiliated with D.C. Beer Week. All events are still on, though. For beer drinkers, this mostly means that you won't see them listed on the same poster. The Lagerheads piqued our interest earlier about a potential D.C. Beer Week in August that […]

Another DC Beer Week?

Following on the heels of DC's unofficial beer week in May, a string of local malt-swilling events that culminated in Savor, could we be in for another local beer blow out? According to Jeff Wells' beer calendar, accessible via Facebook, the answer is yes. (Thanks to Tom at Yours for Good Fermentables for the find.) The […]

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