Shake-Up on Barracks Row – Say Hello to Finn McCool’s (Again) & Tio Javier

Visitors to Barracks Row will see some changes to a few of the eateries/bars on the 8th Street SE strip owned by Xavier Cervera's group.  Molly Malone's is now called Finn McCool's, which was the name of the bar that previously occupied the space before Molly's opened in 2009. Pacifico Cantina is now Tio Javier. … Continue reading Shake-Up on Barracks Row – Say Hello to Finn McCool’s (Again) & Tio Javier

Barred in DC’s Hot Takes

A list of hot take opinions that Barred in DC actually holds, with varying levels of rational thinking or time spent considering the implications or impact on others. I'm guessing many will not be popular (particularly the last one). Subtweets are encouraged. Adams Morgan is the best neighborhood in DC 150 hours of the week. … Continue reading Barred in DC’s Hot Takes

Bardo River Brewery Approved – Kind Of, Sort Of

[UPDATE: Bardo is appealing order to DC courts, claiming that ABRA engaged in illegal ex parte communications with ANC and Nationals. See Bardawg's comment below: https://barredindc.com/2016/10/06/bardo-river-brewery-approved-kind-of-sort-of/comment-page-1/#comment-57491] Yesterday, ABRA issued an unusual preliminary decision regarding the proposed new Bardo brewery just south of Nationals Park. Basically, ABRA is allowing Bardo to operate a brewery on the Anacostia River site … Continue reading Bardo River Brewery Approved – Kind Of, Sort Of