Category Archives: Turkish

Yayla Bistro

Yayla Bistro, web site, 2201 N. Westmoreland St., Arlington, VA ( note that it feels like Falls Church to me), 703-533-5600 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [FCNP | NoVA Mag | Ylp] Very good cold appetizers and … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Arlington, Falls Church/Seven Corners, Turkish, Virginia | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Chez Manelle

Chez Manelle, web site, 2313 Wilson Blvd, Arlington, VA, 703-522-2141, near Courthouse Metro. (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | Washingtonian | Examiner | Yelp] Everything here tastes real at this Tunisian place, from the French fries … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Arlington, Tunisian, Turkish, Virginia | Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Food in Istanbul

My favorite sight has been the mother-daughter pair I saw on the Bosporous ferry. They were hugging each other on the bench and had virtually the same profile features, yet the mother carried full traditional dress and the daughter wore … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Turkey, Turkish | 1 Comment

Istanbul bleg

Ash cloud permitting, I’ll be there for five days in late May, on my way to Berlin. I have all the usual guidebooks, beyond that what should I do and where should I eat? Your assistance is much appreciated. Originally … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Turkey, Turkish | 1 Comment

Bazin’s on Church

Bazin’s on Church, web site, 111 Church Street NW, Vienna, VA, 703-255-7212 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [Washingtonian | WaPo | NoVA Mag | Yelp] Very American, the crowd is very NoVa. It’s OK enough, but why … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Turkish, Vienna/Tysons, Virginia | Comments Off on Bazin’s on Church

Atilla’s Restaurant

Atilla’s Restaurant, web site, 2705 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA, 703-920-8100 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [City Paper | Yelp] [previous TCEDG entry] Supposed to be a Turkish place, I have yet to go. It is attached to … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Turkish | Comments Off on Atilla’s Restaurant

Bistro Med

Bistro Med, web site (Flash and music), 3288 M Street NW, Washington, DC, 202-333-2333 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | City Paper | openlist | Yelp | Gayot] Turkish food in Georgetown, eggplant and lamb are … Continue reading

Share
Posted in DC, Georgetown, Turkish | Comments Off on Bistro Med

Meyhane

Meyhane, 633 Pennsylvania Avenue SE, Washington, DC, 202-544-4753 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [WaPo | City Paper | WBFN] I have yet to visit, and don’t expect to soon, I am happy enough with my local alternatives. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Capitol Hill/Union Station, DC, Southeast, Turkish | 1 Comment

Cafe Divan

Cafe Divan, web site (Flash), 1834 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington, DC, 202-338-1747, in the Georgetown Hill Inn, opens 7 a.m. on weekends (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [zabihah | Washingtonian | WaPo | City Paper | openlist … Continue reading

Share
Posted in DC, Georgetown, Turkish | Comments Off on Cafe Divan

Atilla’s Restaurant

Atilla’s Restaurant, web site, 2705 Columbia Pike, Arlington, VA, 703-920-6524 (Metro Trip Planner – opens in new window) [City Paper | openlist | Yelp] [newer TCEDG entry] Turkish food, tied to an ethnic grocery, doner kebab on Fridays and Saturdays. … Continue reading

Share
Posted in Arlington, Turkish, Virginia | 2 Comments