Category Archives: Restaurants

Restaurant Review – Pork Barrel BBQ

You have probably heard of Pork Barrel BBQ… You may have seen them at the DC Barbecue Battle or read about their sauce in Men’s Health Magazine, you could have seen them on ABC’s Shark Tank, or purchased their rub … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Freddy’s Lobster + Clams (A Bit of Maine in Maryland)

This Fall, Freddy’s has really come into it’s own. They have slowly expanded the menu and are building a loyal clientele by paying attention to quality and value. Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Ren’s Ramen

Do yourself a favor and visit Ren’s Ramen in Wheaton, MD – SOON! Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Chima Brazilian Steakhouse

Nestled in an office park next to Tyson’s, Chima Brazilian Steakhouse was packed on a recent Thursday night. Walking in – you get the strange feeling that you may be attending a party at a James Bond Villan’s House. Sleek … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – American Tap Room

If they wanted to – the American Tap Room in Bethesda could be great – but it will take some wholesale changes. Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Parkway Deli & Restaurant

Ok… It’s been a LONG week of lunches at my desk, non blogging dinners, a heartbreaking Redskins loss, and dreary rainy days. I have not had much blog time, but I have a bunch of great stuff lined up!!! In … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Nando’s Peri-Peri

Over the last couple weeks the legend of a new suburban chicken outpost has been growing… A legend of a new and exotic kind of chicken, Peri-Peri chicken. People boasted of having eaten this chicken in the city, and bragged … Continue reading

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Food Truck Round-Up

Ok, food trucks are becoming more and more popular, and there are several new additions to the DC scene… This is not strictly speaking a suburban topic… but plenty of you live and work in the city, so here is … Continue reading

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Restaurant Reminder – Jaleo

With all the shiny new restaurants that are popping up across the metro area, it is easy to forget an older favorite. I was reminded of this last night when I met friends for dinner at Jaleo! I have always … Continue reading

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Restaurant Review – Fire Station One, Silver Spring

Fire Station One in Silver Spring is an interesting place that seems to be trying to find its identity. The restaurant/bar is housed in a converted fire station on Georgia Ave in Silver Spring. The building was originally a National … Continue reading

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