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Tupelo Honey Cafe Brings Southern Flavor to Arlington

Tupelo Honey Cafe Brings Southern Flavor to Arlington

By Guest Contributor Lani Furbank Asheville favorite, the Tupelo Honey Cafe, is known for it’s innovative take on traditional southern cuisine. It already has nine locations throughout Tennessee and the Carolinas, and now it’s bringing that southern flare to us yanks in northern Virginia. Okay, so maybe we’re not really yanks, but the new location […]

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People to Know / Punch Profiles : Spotlight on the Aslanturk Family of Ankara Restaurant

People to Know / Punch Profiles : Spotlight on the Aslanturk Family of Ankara Restaurant

Set to officially open May 20th, Ankara celebrates good food, hospitality and the heart of Turkey. It is an upscale-casual dining experience that celebrates the rich diversity of Turkish food and culture through a blend of classic and contemporary menu offerings and superb hospitality. The menu will feature the best of traditional Turkish foods as well […]

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Dolci Gelati Opens in Shaw with a Chocolate Dipping Station

Dolci Gelati Opens in Shaw with a Chocolate Dipping Station

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  When I stopped by a Dolci Gelati on Saturday during a media preview of the new location at the CityMarket at O (1420 8th Street NW), Anastacia informed me that Pamela’s Punch was the first person to post about Dolci Gelati. At the time of this post, Dolci Gelati was just […]

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Luigi Parasmo Salon Celebrates the Opening of Their Expanded New Spa

Luigi Parasmo Salon Celebrates the Opening of Their Expanded New Spa

By Punch Correspondent Sarah Griswold  It was a chilly, and gloomy evening last Monday, making the Grand Opening of Luigi Parasmo’s new, 2,000 square foot spa and delicious treats from Cafe Bonaparte, a welcomed retreat from the averageness of the day. The salon has been nestled in the heart of Georgetown for the past 3 […]

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Dog Tag Bakery Opens in Georgetown

Dog Tag Bakery Opens in Georgetown

Inclement weather couldn’t keep Washingtonians away from Dog Tag Bakery’s Georgetown opening Saturday afternoon. Fans of the baked goods boutique which doubles as a a work-study program for veterans with disabilities and their spouses seeking to begin civilian careers in business, were proudly tweeting, posting pictures on Instagram and Facebook in the rain. The first class of […]

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iPic Pike & Rose Opens in North Bethesda

iPic Pike & Rose Opens in North Bethesda

By Punch Correspondent Taryn White  Don’t you just love going to the movies? You get to eat delicious, buttery popcorn, watch an amazing movie on a giant screen and experience surround sound. What’s not to love? Of course, after I went to the iPic Pike & Rose movie theatre in North Bethesda on Thursday night, the […]

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VIDA Fitness at The Yards – GRAND OPENING!

VIDA Fitness at The Yards – GRAND OPENING!

By Punch Correspondent Sarah Griswold It’s just your typical Saturday night. The place to see and be seen – by the most insanely fit people in this city, no less. Greeted at the red carpet by acrobatic performers, multi-level open bars, local restaurants like sweetgreen, Takorean, and Blue Jacket serving complimentary bites – oh! – […]

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SKWR kabobline to Open Spring 2015

SKWR kabobline to Open Spring 2015

  Is there no end to all of these food establishments opening in DC? I hope not. I haven’t even stepped foot in a quarter of these new restaurants and bars that are popping up all over. A new convenient kabob place, SKWR that will be found at 14th & K Street, NW, opening spring […]

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Pennsylvania Themed Restaurant Second State to Open in October in DC

Pennsylvania Themed Restaurant Second State to Open in October in DC

My friend, fellow Nittany Lion and oh, yes, restaurateur Reese Gardner just announced the October opening of Second State, which will replace the former Mighty Pint at 1831 M Street, NW.  Gardner is the founder/owner of Wooden Nickel Bar Company based in Arlington, Virginia which owns and operates the popular Irish Whiskey Public House in DC and […]

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The Louis Celebrates Their Grand Opening with a Rooftop Pool Party

The Louis Celebrates Their Grand Opening with a Rooftop Pool Party

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  The end of summer and beginning of fall is equated to several different things including football, pumpkin spice anything/everything, better weather, etc. For some, the change in seasons will come with a change in residence as they change their address to 1920 14th Street NW, where The Louis has recently […]

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Capriotti’s to Open in Rosslyn on Monday with Free “Bobbie”s for the First 100 Customers

Capriotti’s to Open in Rosslyn on Monday with Free “Bobbie”s for the First 100 Customers

By Punch Correspondent Melinda Contreras  Capriotti’s, the Delaware-based sandwich shop famous for offering the tastes of Thanksgiving dinner all year long, will celebrate its opening in Rosslyn on Monday by offering the first 100 customer their signature sandwich, “The Bobbie,” for free. If that offer isn’t enticing enough, if you’re one of the first 50 […]

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Brookland Pint Opens TODAY at 5pm

Brookland Pint Opens TODAY at 5pm

With its media party last Thursday evening, the long awaited opening of Brookland Pint happens: TODAY, Monday, August 18th. In case you are wondering “where is Brookland?” (which has been on the forefront of cool hoods in which to live, dine, drink, work, and play) it is the “neighborhood in the Northeast quadrant of Washington, D.C., historically […]

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