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New and Notable: Casta’s Rum Bar, Oak Steakhouse, Piccolina and More

On Tap keeps locals in the know about the hottest new food and drink spots around town and the top culinary happenings of the month. Read on to get the inside scoop on what’s new and notable in the DC area. NEW Casta’s Rum Bar Open: August 2 Location: West End Lowdown: This colorful Cuban […]

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What's On Tap: Mosaic District's Caboose Commons Hopping with Uncommon Flavors

When I first stepped into the cavernous space in NoVa’s Mosaic…

Behind the Bar: Cane Brings Island Life to the District

Intimate, colorful Trinidadian restaurant Cane popped up on H…

Hi, Felicia! Wine Director Felicia Colbert Shakes Up Industry Standards

Felicia Colbert is a woman on a mission and she’s not letting…

Real-Time Change for NoMa's New Identity

In her office situated among the packed NoMa neighborhood, NoMa…

Diner en...Pick Your Color

“I have to buy a ticket and preorder my drinks – then pack…

Behind the Bar: Staycation Edition

Vacations, no matter how lovely, are never quite long enough.…

Lost Boy Cider Plants Itself in Alexandria

When former banker Tristan Wright was diagnosed with a severe…

New and Notable: Blend 111, Laos in Town, Queen's English and More

On Tap keeps locals in the know about the hottest new food and…

The Rickey: A Distinctly DC Cocktail

A city with a heated climate – literally and politically speaking…
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Eat & Drink Events

Sep
19
Thu
3:00 pm Urbana’s Italian-American Feast ... @ Urbana
Urbana’s Italian-American Feast ... @ Urbana
Sep 19 @ 3:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Urbana's Italian-American Feast of San Gennaro @ Urbana
On Thursday, September 19, Urbana will celebrate the Italian-American Feast of San Gennaro with prosecco and Peroni specials, a screening of the 1996 classic Big Night, and a themed menu from Executive Chef Ethan McKee. Guests may enjoy dishes inspired by the[...]
6:30 pm District ChopHouse & Brewery Okt... @ District ChopHouse
District ChopHouse & Brewery Okt... @ District ChopHouse
Sep 19 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
District ChopHouse & Brewery Oktoberfest @ District ChopHouse
Kick off Oktoberfest festivities with a special wet-hopped cask that will be tapped at 6:30 p.m. at District ChopHouse & Brewery. Enjoy live entertainment, traditional German melodies,  and a German-themed menu including warm pretzels with[...]
Sep
21
Sat
all-day DC Oktoberfest at Dacha Navy Yard @ Dacha Navy Yard
DC Oktoberfest at Dacha Navy Yard @ Dacha Navy Yard
Sep 21 all-day
DC Oktoberfest at Dacha Navy Yard @ Dacha Navy Yard
Dacha Navy Yard presents Oktoberfest Weihenstephan from September 21 through October 6. Visit Dacha every Saturday and Sunday to kick off autumn with festivities full of seasonal brews and fall surprises. The annual Oktoberfest festival[...]
11:00 am Chesapeake Oyster Wine & Beer Fe... @ Dock 5 at Union Market
Chesapeake Oyster Wine & Beer Fe... @ Dock 5 at Union Market
Sep 21 @ 11:00 am – 3:00 pm
Chesapeake Oyster Wine & Beer Festival @ Dock 5 at Union Market
eafood and libations celebration, broken up into two big sessions. Enjoy the world’s best shuckers, shucking just for you, smell the fire under the grilled oysters, taste the briny flavor of the steamed seafood, and[...]
1:00 pm Wiener 500 Oktoberfest at The Wharf @ District Pier
Wiener 500 Oktoberfest at The Wharf @ District Pier
Sep 21 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wiener 500 Oktoberfest at The Wharf @ District Pier
Celebrate Wiener 500 Oktoberfest at The Wharf on District Pier. Watch some of the speediest dogs compete for prizes. All race proceeds benefit the Humane Rescue Alliance. Enjoy the music, drink cold Oktoberfest beer, participate[...]