Restaurant News

Following are all UrbanTurf articles filed under Restaurant News, from most recent to least.

Friday’s Must Reads

Friday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | December 7th 2018

The east of the River dining desert; a bill upending DC's arts scene; and a walk commemorating DC's arts scene. ... read »

Thursday’s Must Reads

Thursday’s Must Reads

Nena Perry-Brown | December 6th 2018

The McUrbanism of multifamily architecture; fracas at the Cheesecake Factory; and IKEA sets its "I" on DC. ... read »

Call Your Mother Bagels are Coming to Takoma

Call Your Mother Bagels are Coming to Takoma

Nena Perry-Brown | November 28th 2018

A year ago, we learned that the historic Takoma Theatre would house an outpost of Children's National Medical Center. Now, we know the other tenants. ... read »

A French Brasserie to Replace DC’s American City Diner

A French Brasserie to Replace DC’s American City Diner

Nena Perry-Brown | August 13th 2018

Last month, the American City Diner in Chevy Chase DC abruptly closed. Now, we are getting an idea of what will replace it. ... read »

Ivy City Smokehouse Looks to Open Concept East of the Anacostia

Ivy City Smokehouse Looks to Open Concept East of the Anacostia

Nena Perry-Brown | April 12th 2018

Ivy City Smokehouse has signed on to open a location in the redeveloped Strand Theater. ... read »

Another Drive-Thru Chick-fil-A for the District?

Another Drive-Thru Chick-fil-A for the District?

Nena Perry-Brown | September 6th 2017

Nearly four months after Chick-fil-A opened its first (and traffic-laden) drive-thru location in the District, the Fort Lincoln retail center has... read »

Most Reputable Win For DC Restaurants: The Michelin Guide

Most Reputable Win For DC Restaurants: The Michelin Guide

Nena Perry-Brown | December 22nd 2016

The caliber of DC's dining scene has made large strides over the past few years, and the city received its most reputable confirmation of its... read »

Busboys and Poets Anacostia Opening Pushed to Summer 2017

Busboys and Poets Anacostia Opening Pushed to Summer 2017

Nena Perry-Brown | May 6th 2016

Two years after local restauranteur Andy Shallal signed a letter of intent to open a Busboys and Poets location East of the River, he hopes to be... read »

Three Professional DC Foodies Reveal Their Favorite Eats

Three Professional DC Foodies Reveal Their Favorite Eats

Shilpi Paul | October 18th 2013 | 7 Comments

UrbanTurf reached out to three folks who work in DC's restaurant business to find out their favorite places to grab dinner. ... read »

Neighborhood Eats: Fall Restaurant Openings To Watch (Part 2)

Neighborhood Eats: Fall Restaurant Openings To Watch (Part 2)

Rebecca Cooper | September 27th 2012 | 1 Comment

Drafting Table in Logan Circle opens next week, but many of the DC area's best new restaurants are now aiming for November for their fall opening. ... read »

DC Real Estate Guides

Short guides to navigating the DC-area real estate market

We've collected all our helpful guides for buying, selling and renting in and around Washington, DC in one place. Visit guides.urbanturf.com or start browsing below!

Northern Virginia

Profiles of 14 neighborhoods across Northern Virginia

Looking to Give People A Reason to Stay Past 6pm
Happily Straddling the Line Between City and Suburb
Columbia Pike
Arlington’s Neglected Stepchild is Getting a Makeover
Crystal City
Turning Lemons into Lemonade
Lyon Village
Developing An Air of Exclusivity?
Hitting Its Growth Spurt
An Urban Village Hitting Its Stride
Del Ray
Virginia’s Small Town Near the Big City
Eisenhower Avenue
The Vibrancy Might Take a Few Years
The Quiet Neighborhood By the Beltway
Old Town
Mayberry By The Potomac
132 Commerical-Free Acres
Downtown Falls Church
Staying the Same in the Midst of Change
Tysons Corner
Radical Change Could Be On The Way

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Profiles of 14 neighborhoods in suburban Maryland

Small-Town Living in the State Capital
Bedroom Community Gets Buzzing Cache
Cabin John
In With The New While Maintaining the Old
Chevy Chase
Affluence, Green Lawns and Pricey Homes
Downtown Silver Spring
Experiencing a Resurgence After a Bumpy History
A Suburb on Steroids
Rockville Town Square
Despite the Dynamism, Still Somewhat Generic
Takoma Park
More Than a Little Bit Quirky
A Foodie Magnet on the Verge of Change
Capitol Heights
Kudzu, Front Porches and Crime
Glass Half Full or Half Empty?
Mount Rainier
Artists, Affordable Homes and A Silo Full of Corn
National Harbor
A Development Rises Next to the Potomac
Riverdale Park
A Town Looking For Its Identity

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Northwest DC

30+ neighborhood profiles for the city's biggest quadrant

16th Street Heights
DC's Sleeper Neighborhood
Where (Almost) Everyone Knows Your Name
AU Park
One of DC’s Last Frontiers Before the Suburbs
DC’s Northern Neighborhood on the Cusp
DC’s 535 House Neighborhood
Cathedral Heights
Do You Know Where That Is?
Chevy Chase DC
Not to Be Confused With the Other Chevy Chase
Cleveland Park
Coming Back After A Rough Year
Columbia Heights
DC’s Most Diverse Neighborhood, But For How Long?
An Island of Serenity East of the Park
Dupont Circle
The Best of DC (For a Price)
Foggy Bottom & West End
Where the Institutional Meets the International
Forest Hills
Ambassadors and Adventurous Architecture
Foxhall Village
350 Homes Just West of Georgetown
Friendship Heights
A Shopping Mecca With a Few Places to Live
History, Hoyas and H&M
Glover Park
One of DC’s Preppier and More Family-Friendly Neighborhoods
A Posh View From Embassy Row
LeDroit Park
A Quiet Enclave in the Middle of the City
Logan Circle
Trendy Now, But Not By Accident
Mount Pleasant
Sought-After Homes Surround Main Street in Transition
Mount Vernon Triangle
From Seedy to Sought-After
The Long, Skinny Neighborhood at the City’s Northwest Edge
Park View
It’s Not Petworth
Penn Quarter/Chinatown
DC’s Go-Go-Go Neighborhood
Getting a Vibrancy of Its Own
The Duke’s Former Stomping Ground
Shepherd Park
DC’s Garden of Diversity
Spring Valley
A Suburb With a DC Zip Code
Not To Be Confused With Takoma Park
Not Quite Like Its Neighbors
U Street Corridor
The Difference a Decade Makes
Woodley Park
Deceptively Residential
Adams Morgan
No Longer DC’s Hippest Neighborhood, But Still Loved by Residents

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Southwest DC

The little quadrant that could

Southwest Waterfront
A Neighborhood Where A Change Is Gonna Come

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Northeast DC

Profiles of 10 neighborhoods in NE

New Development Could Shake Up Pastoral Peace
A Little Bit of Country Just Inside the District’s Borders
Not to Be Confused With Bloomingdale
Fort Totten
Five Years Could Make a Big Difference
H Street
A Place To Party, and To Settle Down
The Northeast Neighborhood That Few Know About
Michigan Park
A Newsletter-On-Your-Doorstep Community
Evolving from a Brand to a Neighborhood
Ripe for Investment Right About Now
The Difference 5 Years Makes
Big Houses, A Dusty Commercial Strip and Potential

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Southeast DC

6 neighborhoods from Capitol Hill to East of the River

Capitol Riverfront
Still Growing
Hill East
Capitol Hill’s Lesser Known Neighbor
Congress Heights
Gradually Rising
Notable for Its Neighborliness
Historic Anacostia
Future Promise Breeds Cautious Optimism
Eastern Market
A More European Way of Living

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