Monthly Archives: July 2011

Restaurant review: First look at Blackbyrd Warehouse

July 31, 2011
Restaurant review: First look at Blackbyrd Warehouse


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Restaurant review: Standard (14th & S St. NW)

July 25, 2011

I had dinner at Standard today.  Yes, it *may* have been a bad idea to try a place with predominantly outdoor seating on such a sweltering day as today.  I figured I could sweat out the calories as I was ingesting them. (Clever, yes?)  Had I not thoroughly enjoyed my pulled pork sandwich, fried...
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Restaurant review: Isabella’s Graffiato is pretty damn good

July 24, 2011
Restaurant review: Isabella’s Graffiato is pretty damn good

Damn you, Isabella.  Damn you.  I hate to say it, but nice job with Graffiato (6th & G NW). Why do I hate to say it? I’m conflicted.  Like others, I thought you were too arrogant during your first season on Top Chef.  Then, you made me a fan when you returned to compete...
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July 19, 2011: My friend, who wants an official nickname since he’s made multiple appearances on my blog, shall heretofore be called “Triple X.” So, Triple X, ahem, accompanied me to Blackbyrd Warehouse tonight. Dollar oyster specials all night was music to our ears. I like this new endeavor from the proprietors of Marvin....
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Restaurant review: Lost Society lost me

July 19, 2011
Restaurant review: Lost Society lost me

Lost Society is great for drinks and a view but doesn’t distinguish itself in terms of cuisine. Courtesy of Lost Society
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