Cleverly Named: Park Tavern, it’s in a Park

The Navy Yard is doing some great things to revive the area around Nats Park. Clearly they have their heads on correctly because they knew, every great park needs a tavern. Obviously. But Park Tavern isn’t your usual dark wood, don’t-know-what-time-of-day-it-is type tavern. LEED certified and bright and airy, this is a great place for pre-…

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Rhodeside Is Becoming a Habit

I typically don’t write about a place I’ve been twice, but Rhodeside delivered again. In a big way. I stopped in to check out the Hardywood Tap Takeover, a brewery based out of Richmond, and I would’ve just left it at that but I had such a great experience that  honestly this may become my…

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Stop and Drink Some Wine

After a long day of drinking wine at Drink the District‘s Winefest there was nothing I wanted more than to sit down…and drink more wine. Honestly, I was looking for a place with AC. Vinoteca happily let me sidle up to the bar and continue my wine tasting ways. Obviously it’s a wine bar so…

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Red Light Means Go

The whiskey shortage is coming, or so they say. At least it will become harder to find quality whiskey because of the aging process. But fear not, Red Light is taking that into account. A small, cozy bar on 14th street, Red Light has only been open for a few weeks and they are still…

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Poste

I know. I’m probably the last person to make it to Poste. I’ve walked by it a thousand times but I’d never been in. Well let me say. The truffle fries totally live up to the reputation. It’s in a fantastic courtyard surrounded by historic buildings. Which is the reason they don’t have a bathroom. Apparently they’ve…

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