Posts Tagged ‘Southern’

Derek Brown’s New Whiskey Bar, Southern Efficiency, Opens Saturday

The Passenger's Derek Brown and partner Angie Salame will complete their Shaw bar trifecta tomorrow with the debut of Southern Efficiency. The Southern-inspired whiskey bar joins Mockingbird Hill and Eat The Rich—all opened within little more than six months. Southern Efficiency gets its name from the John F. Kennedy quote: "Washington is a city of Southern […]

Low Country Lovin': Acre 121 Opens Tonight With Pig Aplenty

"We're not trying to have it like Chief Ike's," John Groth, a consultant to Acre 121, tells me about the new restaurant's music scene during last night's soft opening. "It's a small room [at Ike's] and [the music] is just railing away right in front of you. You can see that customers are leaving as the […]