Washington DC Food and Drink

RAMW reception honors Virginia Ali for role in community, foodservice

Guest speakers, family, dignitaries reflect on Ali’s role in ‘changing the landscape’ Restaurant Association Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) held an event for Virginia Ali, a Duke Zeibert Capital Achievement Award winner at the headquarters of the National Restaurant Association Headquarters. The ceremony held for Ali, the co-founder of Ben’s Chili, a 60-year restaurateur, was very touching. […]

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Eatery Pulse begins production of Swizzle Chill TV Season 2, adds Season 3

Washington, D.C. (May 14, 2019) – Starting this spring, The Swizzle Chill Channel, operated by Eatery Pulse Media, films Season 2 of its visually-engaging video broadcast show. The new season of Swizzle Chill TV – DC Food, Drink and Lifestyle Show continues to celebrate the food scene in Washington, D.C. with chef-driven episodes. In Swizzle […]

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Kimco, Peterson welcome new retailers, restaurants to upgraded Gaithersburg marketplaces

At Kentlands, new restaurants, fitness center, Cinepolis opening by end of 2019 Kentlands Market Square has signed new leases. The ongoing redevelopment of Kentlands Market Square by Kimco Realty is bringing a new auditorium-style theater, Cinépolis, as we previously reported and expanding the market square with a promenade, creating new retail opportunities. WTOP is now […]

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Hilton, Marriott, Sodexo selected as top companies of diversity: DiversityInc

Three companies with U.S. headquarters in the Washington, D.C. area, and operating within the foodservice and hospitality sectors, were recognized by DiversityInc Magazine for being champions of diversity. Hilton and Marriott were named an overall 2019 Top 50 Company for Diversity. Hilton, based in McLean, Va., made the list for the fifth year in a […]

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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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Washington DC Food and Drink

Where to get Cinco de Mayo weekend on in D.C.

Cinco de Mayo menus, specials, chihuahuas get this party started in D.C. Cinco de Mayo is fast-approaching and the District’s revelers are ready to celebrate. Él Bebe, Commissary, Mission (Navy Yard and Dupont locations), Don Tito, and Don Taco are just a few of the restaurants that will be offering menus for the occasion and […]

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MBT 5K Race returns in April

The race begins, ends at Rhode Island Avenue Shopping Center The Metrolopitan Branch Trail (MBT) 5K takes place Saturday, April 27 this year. The race is a USATF-certified event on the flat portion of its paved section. The trail, itself, runs alongside the red line in Washington, D.C. There has been extensive restoration done through […]

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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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