Dining Out

Three Restaurant Chains for Family Dining

Posted April 22nd, 2014 by Sandie in Around Town, Dining Out, Food, Living

When my family first moved from New York City to D.C., we were amazed at how many more chain restaurants there were compared to our old streets of Brooklyn. While we enjoy going to independently owned restaurants, there’s definitely room for affordable chains that are family friendly and happy to […]

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Not Your Usual Mall Fare: Wicked Waffle

Posted February 20th, 2014 by Allison in Dining Out, Food

Trips to the mall often end in a visit to the food court, where options tend to be heavy on the fried and greasy side. My kids are always happy to go for fries and a toy, but I usually leave wishing there was a better, healthier option. On our […]

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Good Cocktails and Eats at Rockville’s Quench

Posted December 17th, 2013 by Stacy Kravitz in Dining Out, Food

A couple of DC Moms were treated recently to a sampling of the tasty foods on the menu this fall at Quench.  A “Modern Bar and Restaurant,” Quench is a cozy little bistro located in the Traville Gateway section of Rockville. The seasonal cocktails are inspired and creative and the […]

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New Restaurant to Try in D.C.: Sophie’s Cuban

Posted October 3rd, 2013 by Elaine in Dining Out, Food

Disclosure: I was treated to a tasting menu at Sophie’s Cuban. It was such a wonderful lunch. I was not required to write about my visit. Thank you, Sophie’s – and welcome to the neighborhood! My office is located at 21st and M, and quite possibly the best thing about […]

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The DC Moms’ Night Out: Mellow Mushroom

Posted March 20th, 2013 by rebeccathomas in Around Town, Dining Out

I was first introduced to Mellow Mushroom in Athens, Georgia, circa 1998, when I began graduate school at The University of Georgia. What better way to cope with the hundreds of pages of weekly academic reading and multiple papers due on the same day than drowning my anxiety in pizza […]

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Fishnet: Good Eating in College Park

Posted March 5th, 2013 by christine in Dining Out, Food

One day last week I took the opportunity to try a local restaurant I’d heard about a while ago but never gone to. I hadn’t been before because it’s a fish restaurant and my husband, while possessing many fine qualities, is not a big fan of fish. Not that my […]

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