Posts Tagged ‘The Federalist’

Celebrity Chef Jose Garces Opening Argentinian Steakhouse in D.C.

Iron Chef star and Philadelphia-based restaurateur Jose Garces will join the legions of celebrity chefs flocking to D.C. to open restaurants. Garces plans to open an Argentinian steakhouse in the Loews Madison Hotel at 1177 15th St. NW in early 2014. The restaurant will replace The Federalist, which will close this Sunday. Garces also owns […]

The Federalist Chef Harper McClure Heads to Marcel’s

Before becoming chef de cuisine at The Federalist at the Madison Hotel, Harper McClure spent four months at Robert Wiedmaier's fine dining spot Marcel's. Now, McClure is heading back as executive sous chef. "I always felt like I never really gave Robert enough time, and it really is a great operation," McClure says. "I'm pretty […]