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Winter Restaurant Week brings acclaimed flavors, tastes, bites to D.C.

Updated: D.C. Restaurant Week has been extended by one week Update: The Restaurant Association of Metropolitan Washington (RAMW) has extended Winter Restaurant Week for another week until January 27, 2018 at participating locations. “Treat a furloughed friend to a great meal & help lift spirits during the government shutdown,” said RAMW in an emailed promotion to its mailing list. The updated list will be available Monday, January 21 at […]

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Julii, from Cava founders, to open during final week of November in North Bethesda, Md.

Many eyes in the Montgomery County, Md. area are on the opening of Julii, a French-Mediterranean restaurant from the founders of Cava, opening at the Pike & Rose lifestyle development in North Bethesda, Md. Bethesda Magazine is reporting that Julii should open on either November 28 or 29, 2018 in line with previous reports from other news outlets… Julii, 11915 Grand Park Avenue, North Bethesda…

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New restaurant openings at Pike and Rose to bring new flavors to North Bethesda

North Bethesda’s vibrant new community development, Pike & Rose, features an array of new and exciting restaurants. The development is an immaculately planned “mini-city,” existing separately… This “lifestyle” community aimss to supplement its residential buildings by providing an adjacent walkable commercial area… Julii is slated to open in late November…. Nada, a Mexican restaurant and bar, will open November 19.

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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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Taberna del Alabardero in D.C. celebrates homeland’s dish with Paella Festival

Taberna del Alabardero in Washington, D.C. is honoring its homeland’s dish with a celebration, holding a Paella Festival in November. During the festival, guests can pick from some tasty Paella dishes during lunch and dinner for $28. Additionally, each Tuesday in November, there is a Paella buffet for $30 with hefty servings of three choices of Paellas and a choice of one tapas appetizer.

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Metro Washington D.C. restaurants serve up polished takes on Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving Dinner Thursday, November 22, 2018: Mi Vida at the District Wharf in Washington, D.C., Rockwood Sports Bar at Virginia Gateway and Blackwall Hitch, with a few locations around the District, will be taking the cooking and dishwashing off the hands of guests in grand style… At Mi Vida, Thanksgiving Dinner is served superfood- and Mexican-style with a mushroom soup appetizer (Sopa de Hongos), stuffing (Pavo Relleno) with kale & ricotta… At Rockwood Sports Bar, the buffet-style offering will serve up local, farm-raised turkeys and prime rib, green bean and mushroom casserole.

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