Category: RESTAURANTS

Dumplings, DKA, The Morgan and more

HIGHLIGHTS OF OUR DAY IN NO PARTICULAR ORDER: These were amazing pork and chive dumplings form a chinese place at 118 Eldridge. Small, dirty, limited menu… delicious! Nari Ward: we the people at the New Museum It’s hard to tell but these are dresses. There were also head […]

A Day in DC, yes, Xiao Long Bao

We stayed in Rockville, near he Glenstone. We were only coming in for the night but found ourselves with an extra day so came down Friday and had today, Saturday, to see what’s what around here. Breakfast (lunch) was at Bob’s Shanghai 66. We ordered both chicken and […]

TRE OTTO

Nice neighborhood Italian just not in our neighborhood. The chocolate cake was just all about chocolate. The branding was served on a yummy bed of spinach. The broccoli rabe was good and the Caesar was weak No flavor in the dressing but huge scrapes of cheese that overtook […]

LA BONNE SOUPE

We searched this place out because we both had a memory of ha omg been here. A long narrow old time French restaurant where we had shared lunch with a lovely man seated alone next to us Last time we had a croque. Tonight we are looking at […]

La Bergamote

I have a new policy that I want to make a reservation for dinner, no matter where, ahead of time so that on the day of I am not searching for a place to go at the last minute. So I booked us into La Bergamote before a […]

CODINO

Walked past after visiting Cadillac house. With an enticing menu in we came. We had sworn off Caesar salad but the place had the right feel so we started with a perfect salad. Much to our surprise The bread was good with a tangy olive oil that was […]

Decoy

Peking Duck for Dinner with the kids. I made the reservation weeks in advance as it appears that the prix fixe Peking Duck dinner is very much in demand. We were seated at a tight communal table in a basement on Hudson street. It was rainy and cold […]