Posts Tagged ‘Timothy Dean’

TD Burger Alleges Racial Discrimination and Sabotage By Landlord in Lawsuit

The landlord previously sued the restaurant for unpaid rent.

How Long Have All D.C. Chefs Lasted On Top Chef? (Spoiler)

Kapnos chef George Pagonis didn't do so well in the first episode.

Top Chef Alum Opens TD Burger in NoMa

Ask anyone what’s missing from the D.C. food scene, and they’re not likely to respond with “another upscale burger joint.” But that hasn’t stopped Washington native and former Top Chef contestant Timothy Dean from opening a second outpost of TD Burger in NoMa today. “With the economy, I’m just looking at doing something simple,” he […]

TD Burger Coming to NoMa

Back in January, Y&H reported that season 7 Top Chef contestant and native Washingtonian Timothy Dean was looking to bring his burger and pizza joint TD Burger to D.C. Now, ANC Commissioner Tony Goodman brings word that Dean has signed a lease at 250 K St. NE, which was previously home to Zuppa Fresca. (Hat […]

Top Chef Alum Timothy Dean Looking to Open TD Burger in D.C.

Season 7 Top Chef contestant and native Washingtonian Timothy Dean is in the process of bringing his burger and pizza joint TD Burger to D.C. Dean previously ran the now-shuttered Prime Steakhouse in Baltimore and worked many years with famed D.C. chef Jean-Louis Palladin. He opened TD Burger at the Boulevard at the Capital Centre […]

The Best and Worst of ‘Top Chef’ D.C., Episode 4

Cooking for babies: So Tom and Padma both have infants. Tom and Padma are both judges on Top Chef. Tom and Padma are busy, flying here and there to run restaurants or write cookbooks or get pregnant. Tom and Padma don't have time for babies. Tom and Padma don't want to be turned into Child […]

The Best and Worst of ‘Top Chef’ D.C. Episode 3

Sweet nothings: The Top Chef franchise may have jumped the shark (pie) with the ham-fisted (if I may mix my metaphors this morning) cross-promotion with Top Chef: Just Desserts, hosted by Gail Simmons and Elvis. Sorry, I mean Jean Georges poser/pastry chef Johnny Iuzzini. Always a good time to pie: The quick-fire challenge to bake […]

‘Top Chef’ D.C. Episode II: The Bipartisandwich

How many of you felt a slight wave of nausea when Padma used the word, "Bipartisandwich" during the opening minutes of Top Chef D.C. last night? My nausea grew into a full-on case of dry heaves when the quick-fire challenge became the cooking equivalent of a three-legged race: Producers bound two chefs together in a […]

Food News You Can Use: Concealed Carrot Edition

Adams Morgan has a new lunch option: the Uptowner Cafe and Market. The operation, located in the old Caribou space on 18th Street, is less a deli than So's Your Mom, but it sells pre-made sushi rolls, for those too lazy to walk to Harris Teeter. The grilled chicken with mozz, tomatoes, and generous sprinkles […]

‘Top Chef’ Names Contestants for D.C. Edition

Top Chef recently announced the contestants for its upcoming season, which will not only feature D.C., the city, but also a couple of D.C. area chefs. Two of the competitors include Tamesha Warren, sous chef at the Oval Room, and Timothy Dean, owner/chef of Prime steakhouse in Baltimore and a forthcoming steakhouse in D.C. Dean […]