Posts Tagged ‘Tackle Box’

Quick Feeding: Parking Lot Barbecue Meets Hank Dietle’s Tavern

Rockville Pike Roadhouse Roadtrip: While the area's robust food truck scene "has been slow to hit Montgomery County," there are three new options and "more on the way." The most exciting may be Branded '72's outpost in "the parking lot of the ancient Hank Dietle’s Tavern; I ate on the porch with a sleeping old […]

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 […]

Tony and Joe’s Hit Hardest in Georgetown Flooding

"Come for the view, stay for the food!" That's the long-standing slogan of Tony and Joe's Seafood Place at Georgetown's Washington Harbour. On Monday, those "spectacular views" proved to be the restaurant's undoing when rapidly rising flood waters consumed the riverside shopping and dining complex. WRC-TV reports that Tony and Joe's was "under more than […]

Quick Feeding: Bojangles’s Union Station Debut; Progress in Cleveland Park

Put Some South in Your Mouth: If you know anyone from the Carolinas, see their reaction when you tell them that Bojangles is opening at Union Station today at 2 p.m. [WBJ] A Nice Idea: Now that the weather is warming up (allegedly), it's time to think about enjoying a meal outside. How about at […]

A Lobster in Winter

Catching lobster in the dead of winter isn’t for the faint of heart. As the temperature dips and lobsters grow hard shells, they migrate to warmer waters in deeper seas, far from shore. Only the most determined fishermen will face open seas and hazardous conditions to bring in a winter catch. Demand for the crustaceans […]

Hook’s Heather Chittum to Appear on ‘Top Chef: Just Desserts’

Damn, the things you miss when you're out videotaping large, chain-let restaurants that aren't quite as large as they think. On Friday, Bravo announced the 12 contestants for the debut season of Top Chef: Just Desserts, and among them are D.C.'s Heather Chittum, pastry chef for Pure Hospitality's two Georgetown properties, Hook and Tackle Box. […]