Mackey’s Replaces Laughing Man Tavern on St. Paddy’s Day

As first reported by Barred in DC (and then by PoPville), The Laughing Man Tavern has been transformed into Mackey's Pyblic House at 1306 G St. NW, the bar announced on its Facebook account just two days after ABRA approved its name change. The Irish pub, which was in Dupont/Midtown from 1999 until just a … Continue reading Mackey’s Replaces Laughing Man Tavern on St. Paddy’s Day

Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in DC – 2017

Although it's no Ireland (go!), it's still good fun to go out to bars in DC on St. Paddy's Day, particularly when it's on a Friday that coincides with the First Round of the NCAA Tournament (bookmark this page for tip times).  This list shows where to celebrate St. Patrick's Day in DC bars in … Continue reading Celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in DC – 2017

Dacha Reneges on Yet Another Promise; Now Serving Liquor in Beer Garden

Dacha, the ridiculously popular Shaw beer garden, has apparently reneged on its promise to its neighbors (as told to Barred in DC) from April 2015 that it "will never serve liquor in the outside beer garden." Its latest press release announcing the opening of the 2017 season highlights its new cocktails and $6 Stoli mixed drinks. … Continue reading Dacha Reneges on Yet Another Promise; Now Serving Liquor in Beer Garden