Entries from April 2010

Thursday, April 22nd, 2010

Restaurant Review: Tackle Box

With all the cafes, bars, restaurants, and lounges in Georgetown, what does another eating establishment bring to the table?  Why, well prepared seafood at reasonable prices in a no frills maybe-I’m-in-New-England setting – that’s what. Located in the hustle and bustle of M Street in Georgetown, Tackle Box is a great place to grab a [...]

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

Restaurant Review: 8407

Well I think the flurry of local Silver Spring bloggers have provided enough reviews of Silver Spring’s newest restaurant 8407 – @8407 for you Tweeters - so I decided to keep the words succinct and the pictures abundant.  Enjoy the eye candy… Pictures aside, I’ve been to 8407 twice so far, and both times have been satisfying.  Prices are reasonable [...]

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Share our Strength: Recap and Pics

As Val mentioned in an earlier post, tonight we attended Taste of The Nation DC, a fundraising event for Share Our Strength whose mission is to erase childhood hunger in this country.  It was an enjoyable evening of non stop food and beverage tasting!  Whew!  And all for a great cause.  I need to go take [...]

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Restaurant Review: Sidebar (@ Jackie’s)

Surprise! Jackie Greenbaum is at it again, this time opening up the speakeasy, fancy cocktail drinking, vinyl record playing, munchie snacking, Sidebar. In case you didn’t make it through the previous sentence, the bar is called Sidebar and its located adjacent to Jackie’s Restaurant – the two are connected via an inside doorway and also [...]

Monday, April 12th, 2010

Share our Strength

Adam and I are braving the lockdown in DC (Nuclear Summit) and will be attending Share Our Strength’s Taste of the Nation this evening.  The fundraiser helps support local organizations so that we can erase childhood hunger in this country. If you watch Food Network, I’m sure you’ve seen the commercials asking you to donate [...]