Black Whiskey Opens Pop-Up Clothing & Collectibles Store on First Floor

Black Market, a pop-up store on its first floor of the 14th Street/Logan dive bar Black Whiskey, opened yesterday. This store, curated by someone named M.R. Collins, will offer old & new collectibles including clothing, shoes, accessories, bags, furniture, goods, art, and artifacts (including, seriously, a Thai rickshaw) for the next 3 months (until July 20th). The store, which … Continue reading Black Whiskey Opens Pop-Up Clothing & Collectibles Store on First Floor

Thomas Foolery

Thomas Foolery, website, Facebook,  2029 P St. NW, opens at noon everyday, closes at midnight weekdays, 2a on weekends, HH (Angry Hour 5-7p daily, est. 2013 [Post (Carman), Post (Hahn) WCP (read this), HuffPo, Yelp] Indisputably the goofiest bar in DC, the uber-fun Thomas Foolery entertains those who stop by the snug basement spot in west Dupont on P Street with games and … Continue reading Thomas Foolery

Redline

Redline, website, Facebook, Twitter,  707 G St. NW, opens at 11a everyday except Sun. (10a), HH 4-7p M-F, Distance to Verizon Center: 400 feet (Brought to you by DC Sports Nexus), est. 2010 [Post, WCP, Zagat, In a DC Minute, Yelp] Overlooking the Verizon Center, Redline satisfies those looking for both a sports bar and a loungey atmosphere. Dubbed a “Gastrolounge/Bar,” this is a … Continue reading Redline

51st State Tavern Hosts Happy Hour For Local Peppers Sauce Producer Friday

Known for being a haven for NYC sports fans, 51st State Tavern (2512 L St. NW; Penn & 25th) might not be where you expect one of DC's newest local food purveyors to showcase its products. But showing how far we've come in valuing local and new things, the Foggy Bottom spot will be hosting a Glover's … Continue reading 51st State Tavern Hosts Happy Hour For Local Peppers Sauce Producer Friday

Two New Spots, Compass Rose & Red Light, Open on 14th Street This Week

Stop me if you've heard this before: new places to eat and drink open their doors this week on 14th Street NW. I've compiled mini-previews  of these spots-Compass Rose and Red Light, which couldn't be more dissimilar from one another-are certainly worthwhile and unique additions to the rapidly changing hood. Compass Rose Bar & Kitchen (Twitter, … Continue reading Two New Spots, Compass Rose & Red Light, Open on 14th Street This Week