Monthly Archives: June 2011

Review: Lincoln Restaurant (Thomas Circle)

June 21, 2011
Review: Lincoln Restaurant (Thomas Circle)

Open since April, Lincoln offers locally-sourced small plates as well as an interesting array of specialty cocktails and spirits, including my favorite — white whiskey.  Lincoln shares their corporate executive chef, Demetrio Zavala, with DC’s Hudson Restaurant.  (Whatever Chef Zavala is doing differently here than at Hudson, he should definitely keep it up ....
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Review: Jack Rose

June 19, 2011

Jack Roseis a new bar in Adams Morgan that opened Memorial Day weekend.  So far, only its rooftop bar is open to the public and it is unclear when the ground floor bar and dining room will open.  As I peered through the ground floor windows, I was excited to see a long bar...
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Restaurant review: Al Tiramisu — an oldie but a goodie!

June 18, 2011

So far I’ve written about new places, or at least places that are “new” to me.  Al Tiramisu is different.  It’s been around for 15 years (for good reason) and I’ve been there many times before.  The first few years I lived in DC, I often dined at Al Tiramisu.  Suddenly, I just stopped...
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The Sweet, Succulent Honey Pig

June 12, 2011

Why have I once again ventured into the ‘burbs? Why else? Food. This time it’s lunch at the Honey Pig in Annandale, VA.  (By the way, good luck understanding the website.) I’ve heard people rave about this place including the chefs at BLT Steak. So my friend and I (you may know him as...
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