Holiday Specials

For the presidential holiday, D.C. celebrations abound

Occidental Grill, El Centro D.F., City Tap ready festivities The festivities abound during Presidents’ Day. At Occidental Grill & Seafood, mixologist Frankie Jones is preparing for a bipartisan celebration. No politics here, just libations. As an ode to the countless presidents who have served in the neighborhood (the restaurant is just blocks from the White […]

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DC Area Lifestyle Centers, DC Luxury Apartmen Living, Washington DC Lifestyle News

Union Place luxury-apartment complex opens in February

More than 500 residential units unveiling near Union Station According to the NoMa BID, the Union Place luxury apartment development in Washington, D.C., situated about four blocks from Union Station, is nearing its grand opening. The much-anticipated official unveiling is expected to take place mid-February. The project is home to 525 residential units in a […]

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Washington DC Food and Drink

Bombay Velvet arrives in Reston Town Center

Chef Rajiv Chopra adds new concept in Northern Virginia Bombay Velvet is set to open between late-March and mid-April in Reston Town Center. Chef Rajiv Chopra adds a new, Indian concept with 2,500 square feet of space to the Northern Virgnia region. Expect to see the recipes play up Indian history and imported flavors from […]

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Chinese New Year of the Pig, DC Celebrity Chefs, Washington DC Chef News

Chinese New Year in D.C.: Restaurants to check out

Chefs go all out to ring in the Year of the Pig Restaurants around the Washington, D.C. region are ringing in the Chinese New Year in style. The Source by Wolfgang Puck will usher in the lunar new year with a feast on Tuesday, February 5. The upstairs at The Source will be transformed and feature a bar pouring Rhône wines, live chef action stations with […]

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Washington DC Food and Drink

Long Shot Hospitality sells Sixth Engine, Mount Vernon Triangle

Long Shot partners ready restaurant openings in 2019, 2020 Sixth Engine, a historic restaurant in Mount Vernon Triangle, occupying a space once the oldest firehouse in the District, has been sold. Long Shot Hospitality sells the Sixth Engine location as they make moves for new restaurants in 2019 and 2020. Sixth Engine, in the up-and-coming Mount Vernon Triangle neighborhood of Washington, D.C., will […]

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DC Area Lifestyle Centers, DC Restaurant Openings, Washington DC Food and Drink

New Orleans-inspired restaurant to open in D.C. Midtown Center fall 2019

Dauphine’s joins retailers, restaurants at Midtown Center D.C. Dauphine’s, a new restaurant opening this fall, is set to give Washington, D.C. a good dose of New Orleans culinary culture. Long Shot Hospitality is behind the new restaurant, which will be a multi-level dining experience at the D.C. Midtown Center, according to a recent announcement. The space at 15th and L Street in […]

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DC Food Halls, Washington DC Food News

Latin Market food hall + cultural space arrives at Union Market in June

La Cosecha is a mix of food hall, cultural center, retail in NoMa This summer, La Cosecha Latin Market will arrive at Union Market, Washington, D.C. The 20,000 square-foot mix of culinary, retail, entertainment and community gathering space will host various artisans, businesses and entrepreneurs that deliver Latin-inspired flavors, food and drink at the 4th Street Northeast location. Retail developer Edens is launching La Cosecha, which means […]

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DC spirits, whiskey, Washington DC Food and Drink, Whiskey Business

BDT Capital takes minority stake in WhistlePig Rye Whiskey

BDT investment provides additional liquidity, growth opportunities BDT Capital Partners has taken a significant minority common equity stake in WhistlePig Rye Whiskey, according to a joint announcement from the companies. WhistlePig was founded in 2008. The investment by BDT Capital Partners allows WhistlePig’s current shareholders to have liquidity and one of the original founders, Raj […]

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