Posts Tagged ‘Thally’

These Dishes Are Not What They Seem

Edible tromp l'oeil—dishes that look like one thing but are something else altogether—are a hallmark of avant-grade cuisine. But two new, more casual eateries—Duke's Grocery and Thally—are serving vegetarian dishes that might deceive you until you dig in. No imitation bacon included. At Duke's Grocery, chef Alex McCoy prepares faux escargots ($7) that look like […]

Mayor Officially Opens Three Shaw Restaurants in One Hour

Maybe running with scissors isn’t a good idea, but what about a leisurely stroll up 9th Street NW with some D.C. politicians and shiny pair of oversized golden clippers? Mayor Vince Gray held a triple ribbon-cutting this afternoon, officially opening three new restaurants, Baby Wale at 1124 9th St. NW, Thally at 1316 9th St. […]

Sauce-O-Meter: How the Week’s Food Happenings Measure Up

New Additions

Another month, another onslaught of restaurant openings. (Who says August is slow?) Check out these six new eateries, broken down to their essential parts. H & pizza – 89 cents per pizza – a few inches + gas station decor + gluten-free options + lunching World Bank/IMF employees = Custom Fuel (1747 Pennsylvania Ave. NW)

Thally Opens in Shaw Today

First things first: the 'h' is silent in Thally, the new "modern American" restaurant and bar opening in Shaw today. It's pronounced like Tally-Ho—a phrase you'll see printed in giant letters against a teal background when you walk into the brick and magenta-accented 70-seat dining room. Tally-Ho was the name of the stables, built in […]