Category Archives: Columbia Heights/Howard University

Esencias Panameñas

Esencias Panameñas, web site, 3322 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 202-688-7250 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google+ | WaPo | TripAdvisor | Ylp | Gayot] Quite a charming place, and as far as I know the only … Continue reading

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Bad Saint

Bad Saint, web site, 3226 11th Street NW, Washington, DC, closed Tuesday, no phone. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | TripAdvisor | City Paper | Ylp] No reservations, get there well before 5:30 when … Continue reading

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Thip Khao

Thip Khao, web site, 3462 14th Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-387-5426 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | WaPo | Washingtonian | City Paper | Ylp | Don Rockwell | New Columbia Heights] An offshoot of Bangkok … Continue reading

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Mama Chuy

Mama Chuy, web site, 2620 Georgia Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 202-667-6262 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | dishtip | Washingtonian | Don Rockwell | Yelp] This place is really good. Mom and pop. The chef is … Continue reading

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Thai X-ing – Update May 2011

Thai X-ing, web site, 515 Florida Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 202-332-4322, no lunch, All take-out (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Google | InTowner | Washingtonian | Don Rockwell |

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Shashamene

Shashamene, 1909 9th Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-328-2223 , where Abiti used to be. A new entry for the 9th Street Ethiopian row. The menu is narrower than most but quality is above average and the vegetarian sampler is especially … Continue reading

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Zenebech Injera – A very yummy place

Zenebech Injera, 608 T Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-667-4700 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [evite | Yelp] This restaurant with two tables is now the best Ethiopian place in Washington. It is better than Adams-Morgan, better than … Continue reading

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Pasta Mia

Pasta Mia, 1790 Columbia Road NW, Washington, DC, 202-328-9114, 6:30 to 10, Tuesday through Saturday (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | WaPo | City Paper | food-plan | openlist | Yelp] This place is now all … Continue reading

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Thai X-ing

Thai X-ing, 515 Florida Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 202-332-4322, no lunch, All take-out (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [InTowner | Washingtonian | Don Rockwell | WaPo | City Paper] This place is becoming legendary. One guy cooks … Continue reading

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Domku

Domku, 821 Upshur Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-722-7475, closed Mondays (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | Wash Times | Hill Rag | WaPo | City Paper | Don Rockwell] Mustard, pickled fish, meatballs, sandwiches, etc. I … Continue reading

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