Chiko After Dark Series continues in July with Adam Greenberg, Brandon Langley from Coconut Club

Fine-casual Chiko, fusing Chinese and Korean dishes with upscale creativity, will be hosting its After Dark Series with an event July 20, 2018. Featured special guests are Chef Adam Greenberg and Bartender Brandon Langley of the upcoming Coconut Club in D.C … The special menu starts at 9:30 p.m. Chiko’s Eat the Menu kitchen counter tasting opens promptly up at 10:30 p.m., priced at $50.

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Eateries offer tasty selections for D.C. Summer Restaurant Week

Summer Restaurant Week 2018 in Washington, D.C. is just around the corner. Sponsored by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington, the event is being held August 13-19. Restaurant Week enables customers to sample dishes from restaurants they might not normally patronize… lunch will be served for $22 and dinner is being served for $33. When served, brunch will be priced at $22.

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Is Georgetown, D.C. still a place for restaurants?

The Georgetown M Street corridor has seen significant changes over the last two decades. Once a party destination for college students, the neighborhood has matured into a real estate trophy district, attracting top retailers. It still draws tourists from around the world, but with its diversity of college students being lured from surrounding schools, including the Georgetown University main campus and George Washington University, the customer base can often skew young and diverse.But with its renaissance, is it still a place for restaurants?

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Wandering Oasis at National Harbor serving frozen, tapped libations this summer

The Wanding Oasis drink truck is ready to cool down the hot temps and provide fruity sips at National Harbor, Md. during the summer weekends. Frozen libations are blended up for the enjoyment of National Harbor. The truck is a vivid, boozy affair on wheels at the National Harbor, Md.

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Guinness Open Gate Brewery Barrel House in Maryland opens in August

The Open Gate Brewery Barrel House by Guinness is opening this summer in Halethorpe, Md., just south of Baltimore, Md., and about 30 miles north of Washington, D.C. Guinness parent Diageo Beer Company USA announced the August 3 grand opening… Guinness Brewmaster Peter Wiens and Head Brewer Hollie Stephenson will lead a production team crafting Guinness Blonde and experimenting with other beers that reflect the essence of American and Maryland brewery heritage.

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Washington Post Best D.C. Barbecue List 2018

The Washington Post has its Best D.C. Barbecue list out for 2018. Some surprises are certainly in store for die-hard area barbecue fans and followers. Hill Country Barbecue dropped in its ranking this time to 4th; DCity Smokehouse moved up the list to number 8 from a previous ranking of 10th. New additions from the area include Rolling Rib, Part II, from Upper Marlboro, ranked 7th, and also Liberty Barbecue in Falls Church, Va., ranked 5th

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Swizzle Chill TV: Boca Botanas Tapas Bar

In this web-broadcast episode with Anchor Chrissy Perez and Co-Anchor Rocky Weisberger, we discover why Boca Botanas is such a hit just north of Washington, D.C. Dishes like chimichurri steak, empanadas, lomo saltado and several other authentic Latin-American samplings and entrees make the trip off the beaten path in Montgomery County quite rewarding. Boca Botanas is located at 239 Muddy Branch Rd, Gaithersburg, MD 20878.

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Rockwood Sports Bar by MacNac Hospitality opens in Virginia Gateway

Chef Mike Cordero’s MACNAC Hospitality opened his Rockwood Sports Bar on May 31 at 7505 Iron Bar Lane. The sports themed restaurant is almost 5,000 square feet and serves gourmet American food and signature craft cocktails. This is Coredero’s eighth eatery in Northern Virginia.

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A food mosaic, slice of urban living: Mosaic District

The Mosaic District in Fairfax, Virginia is the renowned, up-and-coming, high-end residential and shopping community in the DMV. Mill Creek Residential is one of the several luxury apartment complexes in the area. The Mosaic District is home to 31 shops, 28 restaurants with more opening soon…Bartaco is one of the newest additions to the Mosaic District’s assortment. Similarly, Jinya Ramen Bar is another hot spot that has flourished in the community.

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Luxury renters, homeowners living large in D.C. suburbs

Pike and Rose, located in North Bethesda…Montrose parkway and the Rockville Pike, currently has 14 dining locations, with at least another 8 planned for the near future..like Nada – a Taco and Cocktail Joint, Jinya Ramen Bar and The Block, an Asian Food Hall. The Copley, a condominium designed by architectural firm Michael Harris, is just steps from the bustle of Downtown Crown’s many dining and retail locations.

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