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Bresca

Bresca, web site, 1906 14th St NW, Washington, DC, 202-518-7926 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Zagat | WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | Ylp] Not Italian but rather more of a nouvelle blend, expensive, has some very … Continue reading

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Punjabi by Nature

Punjabi by Nature, web site, 2750 Gallows Road, Vienna, VA, 571-489-8500, also 19405 Promenade Drive, Leesburg, and a branch with a smaller menu in Lotte Plaza in Chantilly (13955 MetroTech Drive, Chantilly, VA). (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new … Continue reading

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Menomale

Menomale, web site, 2711 12th St NE, Washington, DC, 202-248-3946 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | City Paper | Ylp | Dan Tallarico] The best pizza around. Neapolitan. Like letters of recommendation, … Continue reading

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La Cochabambina

La Cochabambina, web site, 6653-E Little River Turnpike, Annandale, VA, 703-642-2200 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Arlington Mag | Ylp] At this point in Bolivian reviewing, or should I say Cochabamba reviewing, it should suffice to note … Continue reading

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Eyo Restaurant

Eyo Restaurant, FB, 5815 Seminary Road, Falls Church, VA, 703-579-7442 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | Ylp] This is an offshoot of Eyo Sports Bar on George Mason Drive, same proprietor, more or less the same … Continue reading

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Economist’s Christmas

Economist’s Christmas Originally posted on Marginal Revolution – click to see comments and suggestions. Related Posts:

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Supra

Supra, web site, 1205 11th St NW, Washington, DC, 202-789-1205 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Zagat | WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | Ylp] There are two questions here. The first is how well do you know … Continue reading

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Eerkin’s Uighur Cuisine

Eerkin’s Uighur Cuisine, web site, 4008 University Drive, Fairfax, VA, 703-352-1121 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Ylp] More Uighur food in Fairfax! Of the area’s Uighur restaurants, this one is the least mom and pop, the one … Continue reading

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Checheho

Checheho, web site, 5711 Center Lane, Falls Church, VA 22041, 703-341-6555 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | Ylp] The new wave of Ethiopian restaurants in and near West Alexandria is so good it is … Continue reading

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Lessons from the Washington, D.C. dining scene

Can One Chef’s Approach to Global Fine Dining Catch on in Washington D.C.? Contrary to what many people will insist, it’s now possible to eat excellent Mexican food, including tacqueria-style tacos, in D.C., Northern Virginia and nearby Maryland. But this … Continue reading

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