Metro Weekly

Food

  • Morning Delights

    Forget about brunch. Brunch is a Sunday thing, a group-of-friends-catching-up thing, a chance to sit and watch the weekend world go by. This is about...

  • Italian Medley

    If Washington were full of good, moderately priced restaurants, a new Italian osteria on the site of the late Janus Theater might be easy to...

  • Ria World

    It's always a challenge to design a restaurant for a hotel that doesn't look and feel like a hotel restaurant, a term laden with baggage....

  • Doggone Terrific

    It's not just your imagination -- Silver Spring does indeed keep getting better and better. And while most everyone knows about the lovingly restored AFI...

  • Bulgarian Bust

    It was only a matter of time until every eastern European nation's cuisine showed up in Washington. And in August of last year, Bulgaria got...

  • Dumpling Delights

    Anyone who's been to Bangkok knows that often the most interesting and delicious place to eat is in the streets. Exquisite flavors and aromas emanate...

  • Match Makers

    Spring is definitely here. People are on the streets, the trees are budding green, and bursts of color brighten the ground. May is flirting with...

  • Fired Up

    Amazing things are happening to downtown dining, notably last year's roll-out in Chinatown of another addition to an ever-growing list of popular new eateries near...

  • Buzz Worthy

    There's a buzz around town about Rice, the new Thai sensation that recently debuted on 14th Street. For the most part, the kudos are deserved,...

  • Marinated Bliss

    Even those who dine out rarely are likely to have experienced the near-ubiquitous tapas. But far fewer have had the pleasure of trying the Middle...

  • Welcome Wagon

    The rebirth of the commercial area around Logan Circle has been brisk in the last few years. Following the path cleared by the opening of...

  • Gallic Goodness

    French cuisine isn't as much a national standard as an amalgam of regional specialties crowded under an umbrella of Gallic diversity. Perhaps none of those...

  • Local Hero

    It's nice to discover a neighborhood restaurant that serves well-prepared food at reasonable prices without the pretension that so often surrounds tonier places. Despite an...

  • Dishing It Out

    Photos by Todd Franson A wondrous thing happened last spring in Foggy Bottom at the River Inn. The Foggy Bottom Café, which had fallen to...

  • Mixed Blessings

    Even if you're a fan of Arlington's Café Asia, you may not have heard the news. A second trendy location for the restaurant has opened...