Author: Saman Hosseini


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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The January Hit List: Bammy’s, Queen’s English, Bombay Club, and More

Firstly, cheers to the new year even despite the seeming déjà vu of pandemic winters past — we’ve been through…

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Ellē, Convivial, Annabelle, and More: D.C. Dining’s Best in 2021

It was a long and winding path back to a thriving restaurant scene this year in the District. We bundled…

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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The December Hit List: Shabu Plus, Michele’s, Moon Rabbit, and More

Looking back to this time last year, we’re all the more grateful to have dinner by the bar at Ellē,…

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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The November Hit List: Hank’s Oyster Bar, Convivial, Cielo Rojo, and More

After months of tropical-swamp conditions, we’ve got ourselves proper fall in D.C., and you may be out of excuses this…

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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The October Hit List: Oyster Oyster, Maketto, Maxwell Park, and More

We’re counting the days until D.C.’s autumn foliage is revealed, and we can take in its splendor with frosty beers,…

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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The September Hit List: Makan, RedRocks, Rasika, and More

Supposedly fall is on its way, but we’ll believe it when we see it. So let’s enjoy the last of…

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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The August Hit List: Albi, Compass Rose, DCity Smokehouse, and More

It is once more August in D.C., and while some have planned a convenient escape to Nantucket or whatever, the…

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The Hit ListWashington D.C.

The July Hit List: Tail Up Goat, La Jambe, Tiki on 18th, Peter Chang, and More

Our cicada friends have gone back underground for the next 17 years, and as the months approach when the District…

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The June Hit List: Cranes, Red Hen, Ellē, Taqueria Al Lado, and More

Just in time for patio season proper — you know, without the propane heaters and vinyl igloos — Mayor Bowser has…

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Wine Hit ListWashington D.C.

The Wine Hit List, Early Summer Edition: Estadio, Apéro, Dauphine, and More

Just in time for Memorial Day, Mayor Bowser lifted many pandemic dining restrictions, so our bars are (mostly) back, and the city…

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