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Get Fluent in Tacos and Tequila at El Centro D.F. in Washington, DC

November 19, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – Back in school, we took Spanish class because we loved everything about Latin culture−the food, the music, and especially the margaritas−but we had a little difficulty getting past the subjunctive. Luckily, at El Centro D.F. near Washington, DC’s impossibly hip U Street neighborhood, we don’t need… (more)
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Addicted to Chinatown Coffee Co. in Washington, DC

November 16, 2013

Washington, DC, US – Whether it be strong coffee, potent spirits, or lightning-fast Wi-Fi, this hip H Street café in Washington, DC has the “Intelligentsia” (coffee), the “Lucid”-ity (absinthe), and the right (Internet) connections to feed all addictions. Just a warning: you may become hooked. Caffeine fiends can start the… (more)
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A Hidden Shrine to Spicy Thai at Little Serow in Washington, DC

November 13, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – With no sign out front, no phone, and a minimalist website, Little Serow in Washington, DC goes about business as if it were a secretive, underground supper club. Clearly, the marketing policy of this unpretentious Northern Thai restaurant is based on the principle of attraction, not… (more)
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Haute Cuisine That Makes Headlines at The Source in Washington, DC

November 6, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – When journalists want to break an important story, they rely on trusted sources; when we want a delectable pan-Asian meal, we rely on The Source. Located inside the Newseum in Washington, DC, Wolfgang Puck’s Asian-inspired restaurant gives us plenty of small bites, entrees, and cocktail options… (more)
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Raise a Glass to Romanovs at Russia House in Washington, DC

November 3, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – The Russian culture is known for many qualities, but hospitality is perhaps one of its most celebrated. And nowhere does an Eastern European flair for entertaining come into more vivid relief than at Russia House, where it’s set against a ritzy, glitzy backdrop of theatrical décor.… (more)
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London Reigns Again at Brixton in Washington, DC

October 28, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – The founders who built our nation’s capital went to  some great lengths to liberate themselves from London rule, but Washington, DC residents just can’t stop crawling back to the crown. Located between artsy Columbia Heights and the hip U Street Corridor, British pub Brixton is the… (more)
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Brunch with a Literary Twist at Busboys and Poets in Washington, DC

October 23, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – Calling all poets, artists, vegans, activists, students (or all of the above!): Washington, DC may be a town full of sleek restaurants and bars geared for the after-work Capitol Hill scene, but Busboys and Poets is a haven for those who’d rather challenge the status quo… (more)
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Grab a Half-Smoke at Ben’s Chili Bowl in Washington, DC

October 21, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – Ben’s Chili Bowl is as much about history as it is about its famous “half-smokes.” The quick-service Washington, DC eatery specializing in fresh, homemade chili opened on U Street in 1958 (at the height of “Black Broadway”) and drew in plenty of famous patrons: Miles Davis,… (more)
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Indulge All-American Appetites at The Diner in Washington, DC

October 19, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US — Tourists who head to Washington, DC for a taste of American culture will not be disappointed. Not because of the sprawling U.S. Capitol, the regal Lincoln Memorial, or the radiant Washington Monument—though these sights also paint a fair portrait of the proud United States. No, we’re… (more)
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Get Cheesy at Cowgirl Creamery in Washington, DC

October 16, 2013

WASHINGTON, DC, US – For anyone who considers himself or herself a cheese connoisseur or just loves everything and anything cheese (which is pretty much everyone aside from vegans and the lactose intolerant, right?), Cowgirl Creamery is the place to go to grab an afternoon snack or to prep for… (more)
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