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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Photo: Kait Ebinger

New & Notable: Call Your Mother Deli, Eaton DC, Officina and More

On Tap keeps locals in the know about the hottest new food and…
Photos: Trent Johnson

Behind the Bar: Slash Run, Sotto and The Crown & Crow

There are few greater simple joys than listening to great live…
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Imperials Rule the Winter

The word imperial refers to something from an empire, breeding…
Photo: M.K. Koszycki

DMV Black Restaurant Week Highlights Local, Black-Owned Businesses

From November 4 through 11, Washingtonians will be able to enjoy…
Glasses with different sorts of craft beer, wooden barrel and barley. Retro stylization

What's On Tap: November Beer Listings

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

A Day in the Life: Potomac Distilling Company's Todd Thrasher

The transition from barman to rum distiller was a no-brainer…
Photos: Courtesy of Heavy Seas Brewing

Ale the Heavy Seas with Founder Hugh Sisson

How does an aspiring actor dreaming of big lights in New York…
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Native Foods in Flavor Just In Time For Thanksgiving

We’ve all heard the tale of the first Thanksgiving: a feast…
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Celebrating Cider: On Tap's Guide to Local Cideries

Autumn is just around the corner, and if you’re like us, your…
Photo: Courtesy of Pisco y Nazca

New and Notable: Le Kon, Little Sesame, Pisco y Nazca and more

On Tap keeps locals in the know about the hottest new food and…
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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
15
Fri
6:00 pm Love Thy Beer Winter Warmer Show... @ Silver Spring Civic Building
Love Thy Beer Winter Warmer Show... @ Silver Spring Civic Building
Feb 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Love Thy Beer Winter Warmer Showcase @ Silver Spring Civic Building | Silver Spring | Maryland | United States
Join the Brewers Association of Maryland at Love Thy Beer, the signature event of FeBREWary: Maryland Craft Beer Lovers Month. This must-attend event for the craft beer enthusiast features exclusive beer releases you won’t find[...]
7:00 pm Wine and Welding @ Building Momentum
Wine and Welding @ Building Momentum
Feb 15 @ 7:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Wine and Welding @ Building Momentum | Alexandria | Virginia | United States
Learn how to weld in a fun evening! Spend three hours at Building Momentum. Enjoy some wine tasting and learn the safety of welding. Before the end of the night you will weld a wine[...]
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[...]