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

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, January 18th, 2010

Restaurant Review: Black Hog BBQ

Black Hog BBQ Is it just me or are all BBQ restaurants closed on Sundays?  Val and I travel a lot on weekends, and so Sundays we often find ourselves looking for a new restaurant to try on our way home – to make the trip an adventure unto itself.  And our last two attemtps to visit [...]

Tuesday, December 29th, 2009

"Restaurant" Review: Quarry House Tavern

Quarry House Tavern If you didn’t know about Quarry House Tavern, you’d probably never find it.  Located in downtown Silver Spring (#dtss), Quarry House is located under Bombay Gaylord Indian Restaurant, accessible by an unmarked staircase encased in plywood.  In other words, its the world’s greatest dive bar. Val and I have been fans of Quarry House for [...]