Posts Tagged ‘snow’

Snow + St. Patrick’s Day = Where to Eat and Drink

Another week, another round-up of snow-related food and drink specials. But today there’s extra incentive to hit the bars: St. Patrick’s Day. We’ve combined both occasions into one mega round-up of places to eat and drink. We'll continue to update this list throughout the day, so email with more specials. Alba Osteria Half-price wine […]

Where to Find Snow-Day Food and Drink Deals

You know how this goes: Snow = food and drink specials. Check out your options below, and email to less us know about other deals. We'll continue to update this list throughout the day. Agua 301 Happy hour drinks all day, including $6 margaritas and sangria, $4.50 draft beers, and $5 glasses of wine Alba […]

Restaurant Folks Make Snowmen and Snow Bars

Even Frosty is hitting the bars. Several local restaurants and watering holes have built snowmen—and in one case, a snow bar—in front of their establishments. Check out their melting sculptures below and email additional photos to Capitol Lounge:

Shit Whole Foods Ran Out Of

Even the whiff of snow will turn Whole Foods into a war zone of tote-carrying yuppies fighting over the last jar of organic peanut butter. Yesterday, with actual inches of powder looming, lines at the Logan Circle Whole Foods stretched two lengths of the store. Many shelves were left barren. Here are 12 items that […]

These Restaurants and Bars Are Closed for Snow

Warning! While there are plenty of food and drink deals to be had today, some bars and restaurants are actually closed. So, don't bother trekking out to the places below. Send info about further closures to Agua 301 (closed for lunch) The Arsenal (closed for lunch, bar opens at 4 p.m.) Astro Doughnuts & Fried […]

The Only Guide You’ll Need to Snow Food and Drink Specials (Updated)

The snow may keep you from work or school, but from the bar? Never. Behold, your snow day food and drink specials below. Know of other deals? Email us at Alba Osteria If at least 4 inches of snow accumulate in D.C. by 5 p.m., the restaurant will offer a bottomless dinner for $35 per person. […]

Don’t Go There: These Restaurants Are Closed Due to Snow

Unlike the federal government, it usually takes a real storm to shut down bars and restaurants. So we know this snow is serious, even if we're just going by the list of closures below. If you are venturing out, check out these places for food and drink specials. Send information about further closures to

Where to Find Snow Food and Drink Specials

The snow has begun, and naturally, so have the food and drink specials.  We'll be updating this list throughout the day, so if you know of any good deals, let us know by emailing And if you don't feel like going out, you can always consult our bartenders' guide to making snow cocktails. Alba Osteria  Half-price […]

Restaurateur Joe Englert on the Hardship of Making a Buck in the “New Pansy Climate”

In D.C., all it takes to shut down the government and create an organic coconut water shortage at Whole Foods is a little slush and a catchy storm name. The victim of this weather hysteria? Restaurants and bars, says restaurateur Joe Englert, whose properties include H Street Country Club, The Pug, Granville Moore's, and more. […]

The Ultimate Guide to Snowquester Food and Drink Specials

It's always more fun to be snowed in with a bartender. Fortunately, local bars and restaurants are offering Snowquester specials. We'll continue to update this list throughout the day, so check back. If you're doing a special you'd like included, e-mail Y&H at DC Reynolds 3628 Georgia Ave. NW Buy one, get one free […]