Eat & Drink

Photo: Kait Ebbinger
Photo: Kait Ebbinger

DC Eats: Top 20 Spots of 2018

All year long, On Tap keeps locals in the know about the hottest new food and drink spots around town in our New & Notable column. Now, we’re looking back at the year in dining, which brought buzzy new restaurants each and every month. Global influences continued to land in DC, two hip hotels championed […]

Galleries

Wharf_Winter_Games_02162019 (86)
Trigger_BurgerBeer_020219 (33)
Wharf_HumanHippos_DCFray_012619 (10)

Articles

Glasses with different sorts of craft beer, wooden barrel and barley. Retro stylization

What's On Tap: December 2018

Greetings, beer nerds! As you likely know, there are a number…
Photo: The Bruery

Hoppy Holidays: A Beer Lover’s Gift Guide

'Tis the season of giving, at least that’s what you’re supposed…
Photo: Laura Metzler

Sugar Rush: DC Pastry Chefs Chat Holiday Sweets

With the recent openings of bakeries and the growing profiles…
Photo: Anthony Mair
Photo: Trent Johnson

2018 Places to Party: A Go-To Guide to DMV Venues

Welcome to On Tap Magazine’s 2018 Places to Party guide, your…
Graphic: Smithsonian American History Museum

American History Museum Highlights Regional Impact on Beers

How do brewers incorporate local flavors in their products, and…
Capital Food Fight 2018 at The Anthem ft

The Anthem’s Capital Food Fight Features Food and Charity

For the fifteenth year in a row, local chefs will compete in…
Photo: Courtesy of KO Distilling

KO Distilling’s Black Friday Bare Knuckle Whiskey Release

Black Friday is infamously a day for buying the newest and coolest…
Photo: Courtesy of Sally's Middle Name

Foodie Forecast: DC Cocktail Week Returns

DC Cocktail Week is taking our city by storm again this fall…
Scotch

A Survey of Scotch

Whisky and bourbon continue to dominate bar shelves and cocktail…
subscribe_300x250

Eat & Drink Events

Feb
1
Fri
all-day Adams Morgan Date Nights
Adams Morgan Date Nights
Feb 1 – Mar 31 all-day
Adams Morgan Date Nights
Adams Morgan is the best place to go on a date in DC — whether you’re a mom and daughter out for ice cream, a first date, or a married couple celebrating a double-digit anniversary.[...]
Feb
23
Sat
11:00 am 9th Annual Barleywine Festival @ Mad Fox Brewing Company
9th Annual Barleywine Festival @ Mad Fox Brewing Company
Feb 23 @ 11:00 am – 11:30 pm
9th Annual Barleywine Festival @ Mad Fox Brewing Company | Falls Church | Virginia | United States
Don’t miss the largest barleywine festival in the Mid-Atlantic. Mad Fox will showcase more than 30 barleywines from around the region and across the county, with multiple sessions on Saturday and a single session on[...]
12:00 pm The Virginia Craft Spirits Roads... @ Building Momentum
The Virginia Craft Spirits Roads... @ Building Momentum
Feb 23 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
The Virginia Craft Spirits Roadshow at Building Momentum @ Building Momentum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Calling all lovers of local spirits! Come join us for the Virginia Craft Spirits Roadshow at Building Momentum “Co-Op” Space (aka “The Garden”) in Alexandria, Virginia, on Saturday, February 23rd from 12-5pm. Tickets will include all[...]
1:00 pm Battle of the Barrels @ One Eight Distilling
Battle of the Barrels @ One Eight Distilling
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Battle of the Barrels @ One Eight Distilling | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Passing from hand to hand, liquid to liquid, season to season, the complexities of barrel aging can be endless. Want to see who does it best? Dive into a battle of the barrel with 3[...]
1:00 pm Winter Fest at Pizzeria Paradiso @ Pizzeria Paradiso Georgetown
Winter Fest at Pizzeria Paradiso @ Pizzeria Paradiso Georgetown
Feb 23 @ 1:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Winter Fest at Pizzeria Paradiso @ Pizzeria Paradiso Georgetown | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Celebrate winter at part four of Pizzeria Paradiso’s Four Seasons Beer Festival at its Georgetown location. This festival will feature seasonal drafts, beer slushies, snow cones, popcorn, and games including skee-ball, pinball, darts and more.[...]