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Here are the 2019 RAMMY Award Winners

Awardees of 2019 RAMMYS reflect cross-section of achievement, backgrounds The biggest restaurant awards in Washington, D.C. is the RAMMYS, an extravagant ceremony and gala presented by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) and Events DC. Sunday, several of the local restaurant industry’s best gathered at the Walter E. Convention Center to be recognized for […]

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RAMMYS Milestone restaurateurs speak to restaurant longevity, opportunities, challenges

Owners behind restaurant legends share insights, best practices In today’s competitive restaurant environment, whether it’s in Washington, D.C. or beyond, there are many more questions than answers on the secret recipe to restaurant longevity. What are the biggest challenges and opportunities for restaurants? Who better to ask than some of the most long-standing restaurateurs in […]

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RAMW launches RAMMYS 2019 Beer Program of Year Showcase Week

RAMMYS Beer Showcase Week spotlights set of great beer programs around D.C. When one great beer event ends, another begins. A few days after the conclusion of Savor—An American Craft Beer and Food Experience, which is being held May 17, the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) , a Washington, D.C. restaurant advocacy group, announced […]

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Kaliwa, a strong contender for RAMMYS New Restaurant of the Year Award

With strong partner, team, Chef Cathal Armstrong’s Kaliwa could be headed to winner’s circle This year is off to a good start for Meshelle and Chef Cathal Armstrong at Kaliwa. The Pan-Asian restaurant was chosen by the prestigious Michelin Guide as a Bib Gourmand restaurant for 2019. In April, the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington […]

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Here are the 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipients

As The RAMMYS 2019 approaches, longstanding DMV restaurants recognized The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan (RAMW), a restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., announced the 2019 Honorary Milestone RAMMY Award recipients. The Bombay Club, i Ricchi, Moby Dick House of Kabob, Silver Diner, and Taberna del Alabardero will receive the award for 30 years of service […]

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Diving into beer program at Pizzeria Paradiso – Dupont Circle, a 2019 RAMMYS finalist

Pizzeria Paradiso makes short list of top D.C. beer programs considered for RAMMY Award With the 2019 RAMMYS season well underway, restaurants are celebrating being recognized for excellence in a variety of categories. Presented by the Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), a restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., the RAMMY Awards are the industry’s […]

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Virginia Ali of Ben’s Chili Bowl named Duke Zeibert Award recipient: RAMMYS 2019

Ali to receive award at special reception April 29 The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), a top restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., announced the 2019 Duke Zeibert Capital Achievement Award winner. Restaurateur Virginia Ali, owner and co- founder of Ben’s Chili Bowl, is being recognized with the Duke Zeibert Award, and will receive […]

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And the 2019 RAMMYS finalists are…

RAMW announces the 2019 RAMMY Award finalists The 2019 RAMMY Award nominees are set. The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW), the top membership-based restaurant advocacy group in Washington, D.C., announced the 2019 RAMMYS Finalists at The Hamilton March 11. The Hamilton was the site of RAMW’s nominations party, a private celebration for its members. […]

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RAMMYS 2019 opens up nominations for awards

The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) has opened up nominations for the 2019 RAMMY Awards, which are being held June 30, 2019. The RAMMYS are an evening of celebration for the industry’s top entrepreneurial and culinary professionals across the Washington, D.C. region. Nominations are being accepted in several categories, with the goal of spotlighting […]

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Chiko opens West Coast location November 14 in Encinitas, California

The owners of Chiko, a popular, Washington, D.C. Chinese-Korean eatery influenced by the creations of chef Danny Lee and support of co-owners Scott Drewno and also Drew Kim, from Matchbox pedigree, will open a West Coast location in the Greater San Diego Area, Calif. The tweet today confirmed that the new restaurant will open November 14 in Encinitas, a beach-centric town 25 miles north of San Diego on the eve of a new Chiko restaurant opening in Dupont Circle.

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QA: Zena Polin, The Daily Dish, Silver Spring, Md.

The DMV area is known for its vast variety of restaurants, from lavish brunch getups to cafes and fast casual eateries. With business partner Jerry Hollinger, Zena Polin is the co-owner of Maryland restaurants The Daily Dish, in Silver Spring, and Kensington’s Dish and Dram. For brunch, Maryland Soft Shell BLT and Benedict in summer and Watermelon Strawberry Gazpacho when the fruit is at its juiciest… Huevos Rancheros.

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