Posts Tagged ‘Sweetgreen’

The Latest Menu Label for Health-Conscious Diners? “Detox”

Also: Watercress is the new kale.

Chronicling the Death of Fro-Yo

The trend is losing steam.

Juice Cleanses Are Booming in D.C. But Are They Healthy?

What happens when a food writer drinks nothing but cold-pressed juice for three days.

Why Sweetgreen Dropped Its Line of Cold-Pressed Juices

The salad chain is now testing juice-tea blends.

Sweetgreen Revamps Its Menu With More Seasonal Salads and Grain Bowls

Try a new salad with shredded cabbage, spicy sunflower seeds, cucumbers, basil, citrus shrimp, and a spicy cashew dressings.

Dupont Sweetgreen Closed to “Rediscover the Bones” of Its Building

Well, here's a euphemistic way to announce you're tearing up the walls: Sweetgreen plans to "rediscover the bones" of its Dupont location with a renovation beginning today, according to a press release. The store will reopen on Jan. 7 with a new design of exposed brick, reclaimed hickory wood, and reclaimed slate boards to display […]

Splendid Tablet: Ordering and Paying for Food Goes High-Tech

No servers will take your order and no check will arrive when you eat at Bolt Burgers, opening near the convention center at the end of the month. Instead, if you’re dining in, a greeter will bring you to a table and hand you an iPad-like tablet. Scroll through, select a burger, fries, grilled cheese, […]

Cava Mezze Grill Releases App to Pay for Your Meal

Is using your phone to pay for food the way of the future? Cava Mezze Grill launches a mobile payment and rewards app today that will allow diners to purchase their falafel bowl or braised lamb pita by scanning their phone when they reach the register. Cava follows in the footsteps of Sweetgreen, which launched […]

Sweetgreen and ShopHouse Open New Locations Today

Two fast casual restaurants in the midst of big expansion spurts open in the 'burbs today: ShopHouse in Bethesda and Sweetgreen in McLean. The Sweetgreen location at 6707 Old Dominion Drive is celebrating its newest spot with a pay-what-you-want deal from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. All the proceeds will benefit FRESHFARM Markets. The local […]

Sweetgreen Coming to the Capitol Riverfront and Beyond

The Sweetgreen expansion streak continues with a new shop coming to The Yards in the Capitol Riverfront district at 1212 Fourth St. SE in mid-2014. And that's not all! The local salad and froyo chain also plans to add locations in Tribeca this winter and at the NoMad Hotel in New York this summer, as well as Boston’s Copley Square next […]