Posts Tagged ‘Serendipity 3’

Serendipity 3 Closes in Georgetown Amid Lawsuit From Landlord

Serendipity 3, the Georgetown restaurant that offered a $1,000 sundae, allegedly owes its landlord nearly $100,000 in rent, utilities, real estate taxes, and other fees. Washingtonian reported earlier that the New York transplant has closed. Court documents obtained by Y&H show that the landlord, 3150 M Street LLC, filed a lawsuit in the Landlord and Tenant Branch of D.C. Superior […]

Last Night’s Leftovers: Waterfront Dining Edition

Ten restaurants with a waterfront view [Eater] Impress your dinner party guests with wine-infused popsicles [Post] Serendipity 3 co-owner charged with assault after dispute with business partner [Washingtonian] Sneak peek at The Brixton on U Street [PoP] Nando's Peri-Peri and Lime Fresh Mexican Grill open in Pentagon Row [ARLnow] Yankees' Derek Jeter dines at Oya day […]

Some Asshole Just Dropped $1,000 On A Sundae

If the potential sale of a $58 gold-flaked burger at BLT Steak wasn't nauseating enough amid the current dire economic climate, consider the news that Georgetown's new palace of prissiness, Serendipity 3, has managed to get some well-heeled fool to spend $1,000 on a sundae. Eater, via Prince of Petworth, relays the disturbing report from […]

Just Desserts: At Serendipity 3, Your Entrée Is An Enormous Afterthought

I had just managed to choke down an entire $12 “Monumental Hangover” omelet—a feat almost as daunting and dubious as its name suggests—when the guy sitting next to me suddenly lost his lunch. Blech! Hard to say whether it was the sheer sight of my monstrous meal that caused his stomach to churn, or other […]

Quick Feeding: Irony at Serendipity 3, Taco Filling on U Street

As Fate Would Have It: Chef Jason Ferrell has reportedly quit two-week-old Serendipity 3.  [Eater DC] Join the Patty Wagon: Atlanta-based Flip Burger is still looking for D.C. digs. [WaPo] Even More Small Plates and Beer: An early look at 901 Restaurant & Bar. [Washingtonian] La Competencia de El Centro D.F.: A new "seasonal" taco […]

Servicey Industry: The 411 on 901, Tackle Box, Serendipity 3

Openings, closings, events, charities, compiled from press releases, compressed into haiku Frozen hot chocolate/Abraham Lincoln statue/Starfucker hotspot; Serendipity 3, opening "before Memorial Day," 3150 M St. NW Lobster rolls, grilled trout/bamboo floors, dangling buoys/cocktails, reggae tunes; Tackle Box Cleveland Park, opening June 2, 3407 Connecticut Ave NW, (202) 450-6875 Industrial chic/"sip and sup" sampling menu/craft […]

Quick Feeding: Pho Advice and Flooded Venues in Georgetown

Pho Formula: Here's some sound advice for any place that serves pho: "Don’t skimp on the broth or beef, keep it under $9, and I will be in there twice a week. That is all." [PoP] Waterlogged: If you had plans to head down to Washington Harbour in Georgetown to enjoy a drink or meal […]