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 […]

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WineDogDays

Wines for the Dog Days of Summer: Beat the DC Heat with These Cool Finds

August is here and DC is sweltering. But no matter how high the…
Photos courtesy of AG Kitchen and The Grill from Ipanema

A Taste of Brazil

Rio! To someone who’s never been there before, the word…
Photos: Nick & Erin Donner

Derek Brown on the Renaissance of DC Drinking

What does local cocktail and spirits mastermind Derek Brown have…
Friends sitting at dining table and toasting with wine

Instagram-Worthy Eateries for DMV Urbanites

For urbanites, going out to dinner, grabbing a cup of coffee…
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Solstice Bites & Flights at Equinox

Celebrate the bounty of summer! On Sunday, July 31, Equinox downtown…
Kentucky Bourbon Trail

We Went There: Kentucky Bourbon Trail in Our Nation’s Capital

On the heels of turning 21 in late 2014, I decided to attend…
Gin Rickeys

Honoring the District with Refreshing Rickeys in July

July is Rickey Month in DC, and that’s not just a passing fad…
Photos : Alanna Sheppard

Belgian Eats with Chef Robert Wiedmaier

Belgian National Day is just around the corner, and Chef Robert…
Photos: Courtesy of Honor Brewing

The Bierdo Celebrates Independence with Honor Brewing

Happy Fourth of July, Bierdos! To honor our Independence…
Photos: Courtesy of Belga Café/B Too and DGS Delicatessen

Fries Three Ways Through the Lens of DC's Restaurant Landscape

Aside from a shared month of independence, Americans, Belgians…
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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
16
Sat
1:00 pm Cupcake and Beer Pairing @ Tucked Away Brewing
Cupcake and Beer Pairing @ Tucked Away Brewing
Feb 16 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Cupcake and Beer Pairing @ Tucked Away Brewing | Manassas | Virginia | United States
For the love of friends, family and that someone special, head to Tucked Away Brewing. Indulge in some delicious cupcakes from The Lemonade Bakery while enjoying a flight of beer, perfectly paired to complement one[...]
2:00 pm Wharf Winter Games @ The Wharf
Wharf Winter Games @ The Wharf
Feb 16 @ 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Wharf Winter Games @ The Wharf | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Competitors wanted! If you like winter and you love to play games, here’s your chance to participate in the first annual Wharf Winter Games. You can compete in multiple disciplines, from snowman bowling and curling[...]
7:00 pm Valentine’s Day Ball at the Emba... @ Embassy of Italy
Valentine’s Day Ball at the Emba... @ Embassy of Italy
Feb 16 @ 7:00 pm – 11:45 pm
Valentine's Day Ball at the Embassy of Italy @ Embassy of Italy | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Celebrate Valentine’s weekend in Italy in black tie attire without ever getting on a plane! Enjoy the culture and romance of Italy, combining the Valentine’s Holiday with a special Valentine’s Ball with live ballroom dancing, a Roméo[...]
Feb
18
Mon
7:30 pm Curling & Cocktails at The Wharf @ The Wharf Ice Rink
Curling & Cocktails at The Wharf @ The Wharf Ice Rink
Feb 18 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Curling & Cocktails at The Wharf @ The Wharf Ice Rink | Washington | District of Columbia | United States
Looking for a fun way to spend some time outside this winter? Join The Wharf for a free, friendly game of curling! The Canadian game marries hockey and shuffleboard for a low-pressure evening on the ice. Sign-ups[...]