Posts Tagged ‘Star and Shamrock’

Are You Gonna Eat That? Star and Shamrock’s Fried Matzo Balls

The Dish: Sadie’s fried matzo balls with sauteed onions Price: $6.50 Where to Get It: Star and Shamrock, 1341 H St. NE; (202) 388-3833; What It Is: Juicy matzo balls halved and pan-fried with sauteed onions, served with a house-made chicken dipping broth. What It Tastes Like: Home-fried potatoes with a more mealy texture. […]

Young & Hungry’s Guide to D.C. Beer Week

Stock up on water and aspirin! Now in its fourth year, D.C. Beer Week kicks off this Sunday with more than 100 events throughout the District and northern Virginia. The highlights below, by type of event, are my suggestions for the best ways to wreck your liver next week. A complete daily list of beer dinners, small dish pairings, […]

A Beer Flows From Brooklyn: Your Guide to Sixpoint Brewing Company’s D.C. Launch Week

Early last month, I tantalized your taste buds with tales of Sixpoint Brewing Company's imminent arrival in D.C.  The time has finally come. The Brooklyn-based brewery will be bringing their beer into the District starting this week, and it's entering D.C. with a series of launch parties across the city. The outfit bringing Sixpoint to […]

D.C. Beer Week, Day By Day: Lagerheads’ Top Picks for Tuesday

Overwhelmed by the plethora of choices for D.C. Beer Week this evening? Let me provide some guidance. Out of the nearly 30 tipsy to-do's slated for tonight, below are my top picks for interesting happenings and tasty brews. But if you want to decide on your own, view the full calendar after the jump. Victory […]

Last Week’s Leftovers: Shake Shack Exposé, Tongue Taco Tragedy

Dishes We Dug: "Walk of Shame" breakfast burrito (pictured, featuring sirloin steak, scrambled eggs, cheddar, and green chile sauce) at Ted's Bulletin; "Cowboy steak" (a "family night" special) at Bar Pilar; the "Clogger" sandwich (hot beef brisket, provolone, bacon, gravy, mayonnaise, on a kaiser roll) at Star and Shamrock; "Devils on Horseback" (dates stuffed with […]

Get Ready: D.C. Beer Week 2010 Is Coming

Last year local beer enthusiasts enjoyed the first official D.C. Beer Week, organized by Teddy Folkman of Granville Moore's fame and a host of other local beer industry insiders. The hangover-inspiring sequel is planned to run from Friday, August 20, to Saturday, August 28 this year, and the week is shaping up nicely. In addition […]

Last Week’s Greatest Hits on Young & Hungry

It's a short leap from corned beef and cabbage to the corned beef and sauerkraut found on a Reuben. At least that's the message I get from the Atlas District's latest eatery, Star and Shamrock Tavern and Deli, which drew the kind of attention you'd expect from a place that marries an Irish pub with […]

A First Look at Star and Shamrock

Star and Shamrock, the new Irish pub/Jewish deli on H Street NE, is sort of like a Bennigan's that you actually want to be in. They're true to the tropes, from the checkerboard fry baskets and Jameson bar mats to the U-shaped bar with sports on the tube. Its Jewish provenance is in the plates, […]