Local Scene

Author: Saman Hosseini


A Detroit-style pie at Ivy and Coney.

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The April Hit List: Rooster & Owl, 2Fifty, Ivy and Coney, Oyster Oyster, and More

Just over a year has passed since initial pandemic lockdowns. Vaccinations are in full swing, the curfew on alcohol consumption…

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Light red, lightly chilled, at Lulu's Winegarden.

Wine Hit ListWashington D.C.

The March Wine Hit List: Lulu’s Winegarden, Oyster Oyster, Lutèce, and More

Springtime in the capital, and things are looking up for a change. We’re relishing the last gasps of crisp weather…

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Courtesy of Unconventional Diner

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The March Hit List, Lunch Edition: HalfSmoke, Chiko, Panda Gourmet, and More

We’re not out of the woods yet, but glimmers of spring have made an appearance. On the home front, maybe…

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Courtesy Bammy's

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The February Hit List: Lulu’s Winegarden, Bammy’s, Little Serow, and More

2021 … OK, let’s try that again. Now that downtown less resembles a fortified Green Zone, and indoor dining (at…

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Courtesy St. Vincent Wine

Wine Hit ListWashington D.C.

The Dabney, St. Vincent, and More: Introducing the D.C. Wine Hit List

Here’s to putting 2020 behind us, taking back our streets and neighborhoods from chaos, and indulging in celebratory bottles —…

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Fight Club's Frito pie is the comfort food you need right now.

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The January Hit List: Fight Club, Nina May, Chloe, Laos in Town, and More

Here’s the deal… Mayor Bowser needed us to simmer down for a couple weeks, in part to avert another spike…

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Stable DC is here for all your Alpine-style winter warming.

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The December Hit List: Archipelago, Gravitas, Stable DC, Taqueria Xochi, and More

With igloos, yurts, and chalets erected on restaurant patios and streeteries, dining out has never felt more like glamping ……

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Courtesy Moon Rabbit

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The November Hit List: Moon Rabbit, The Royal, Jam Doung Style, and More

Here’s to riding out patio season as long as we can, and hoping we all can find a moment to…

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The spread at Makan.

The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The October Hit List: The Dabney, Albi, Happy Gyro, Makan, and More

The swampy D.C. summer has transitioned to decorative gourd season. Put on a sweater, and enjoy the best days of…

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