Category Archives: Restaurants

Pupatella, Arlington, VA

(See the June 21, 2011 Review here.) Confession time. A few years ago, I had called Pupatella the new king of pizza in the DC area, having wrested that (unofficial, but correct) award away from Comet Ping Pong, which had … Continue reading

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Ghibellina, 14UP

(See the March, 12, 2014, Review here.) I had a friend in town, and went to Ghibellina to try their world-beating pizza, perhaps the best in all of Washington, DC right now. After waiting for awhile, she had a San … Continue reading

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Fuego Cocina y Tequileria, Clarendon

After a painful visit to the Apple Store, I stopped in for a light meal at Fuego. It was hot out, so I wanted something light and quenching, ordering a La Constancia Suprema, a 4.5% ABV American-styled lager from El … Continue reading

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B Too, 14UP

I had driven nearly 1,500 miles in the past week, and had just rolled in from Morgantown, dropping off my two teenage companions in Fairfax. I was exhausted, my back was hurting, and I needed to tinkle. It was nearly … Continue reading

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Moby Dick, McLean

I’ve been going to the McLean Moby Dick for over twenty years, and it took until long after their expansions (there are now seventeen DC-area locations) for it to show any signs of wear, but for the past few years, … Continue reading

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MoMo’s Nepalese Food, Springfield

I had several things here the other evening, among them Lamb Choila ($7.99) which was one of the oddest plates of food I’ve had in awhile. It’s possible they’d forgotten this dish, and rushed to prepare it, but what I got was … Continue reading

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Virtue Feed & Grain, Old Town Alexandria

(See the June 10, 2011, Review here.) I stopped into Virtue Feed & Grain yesterday for the first time since the divorce with Eat Good Food Group, and was surprised to see how much the menu has contracted. I only … Continue reading

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The Happy Tart, Del Ray

clayrae, on 20 Mar 2014 – 5:01 PM, said: Hello fellow DonRockwellers! The Happy Tart is going strong in Del Ray, we celebrated our two year anniversary in January! Here is a sneak peak of what we having coming up … Continue reading

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Del Ray Pizzeria, Del Ray

One thing I believe to be true about Del Ray Pizzeria … May we please pause for a moment, and each pay our own silent tribute to Claudia Gomez? One thing I believe to be true about Del Ray Pizzeria is … Continue reading

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Palena Cafe, Cleveland Park

(See the March 8, 2014 Review here.) The following course was oven roasted sea bass with coriander and lime that was the best piece of fish I’ve eaten in years. A crispy buttery salty crust atop a moist, perfectly done … Continue reading

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