Posts Tagged ‘TakEatEasy’

Brothers Behind Fast Gourmet’s Chivito Sandwich Open Late Night Spot

You may already know brothers Manuel and Juan Olivera for their chivito and Cuban sandwiches at gas station eatery Fast Gourmet. But in their latest venture, TakEatEasy, an almost around-the-clock bistro and tapas bar near Dupont Circle, the brothers want to show D.C. that they’ve got more up their sleeves than just sandwiches. The brothers, who […]

Anatomy of a Sandwich: Fast Gourmet’s $13 Chivito

For gas-station fare, it’s tough to beat the chivito at Fast Gourmet, the fancy sandwich shop at Lowest Best Price Gas on 14th Street NW. The cost of regular unleaded now exceeds $4 per gallon, but the South American-style grinder, which earned City Paper‘s pick for “Best Uruguayan Sandwich” in 2011, is still a flat […]

Fast Gourmet Guys Getting More Gourmet With Second Eatery

“I’m not going to say it is going to be upscale, but it’s going to be more ambitious in terms of the quality of food. People can look for great homemade pasta.  We’re going to make different kinds of pasta over there from scratch.  We’ll have some select sandwiches from Fast Gourmet that we will […]