Washington DC has some seriously good restaurants and with joints by the likes of David Chang and Jose Andres it's clear to see why. Each time I visit I feel like I'm only scratching the surface! Earlier this year I posted about some of the great places to eat in DC, earlier this week I wrote … Continue reading More great places to eat in Washington DC!
Zaytinya is Jose Andres's Eastern Mediterranean mezze restaurant located in DC's Penn Quarter in the heart of the city. I went there with a friend and we were a bit worried that we'd have to queue for a while to get a table because this restaurant has a massive reputation, but we must have been … Continue reading Zaytinya: Eastern Mediterranean mezze in Washington DC
I'm so excited to be back in Washington DC, especially because it's October - I've always wanted to be in the USA at this time of year to witness pumpkin fever first hand. The Sunday FRESHFARM market at Dupont Circle is just a couple of blocks from my hotel and so it made sense to pay them … Continue reading Apples and Pumpkins at Dupont Circle FRESHFARM Market DC
Founding Farmers Founding Farmers is one of my favourite restaurants in Washington, DC. It serves good quality "farm-to-table" American cuisine which isn't just delicious, it's ethical and locally sourced too. I definitely recommend the fried chicken and waffles which is just beyond words. And look at the cute little metal sauce pot in the shape … Continue reading Great places to eat in Washington DC
22/08/2015: Trader Joe's mega crunchy salad with a bite - Trader Joe's, Washington DC http://www.traderjoes.com/ I braved the heat in my immediate-post-flight-slightly-headachy state to talk the short walk to Trader Joe's to stock up on a few things and to grab myself a salad since I was so impressed with the food I had in Santa … Continue reading Back in DC!
05/05/2015: Ben's Original Chili Half Smoke - Ben's Chili Bowl, Washington DC http://benschilibowl.com/ Today was my birthday and what better way to spend it than…on a plane to DC!? Thankfully my colleagues had organised a birthday meal for me at Ben's Chili Bowl. Guys...Obama has eaten at Ben's Chili Bowl. #justsaying. I went for their signature … Continue reading Lizi’s birthday and DC/Philly trip