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Press & Reviews
December 20, 2013
D.C. pastry chefs’ desserts: Their recipes, your sweet rewardIt’s time to dazzle your friends with desserts for New Year's.
November 12, 2013
José Andrés taunts Todd English, Carla Hall and other Capital Food Fight tidbits (Video)Now a decade old, Capital Food Fight has raised a total of $3.5 million for D.C. Central Kitchen.
October 31, 2013
Hangover Power HourOnly three commenters responded to last week's poll, asking, "Which Bar is Most Responsible for Your Hangovers?"
July 1, 2013
5 DC Hiding Spots to Escape North Korea’s Impending InvasionNorth Korea has given foreigners in their country an April 10 deadline to leave or become collateral damage.
June 4, 2013
Bradley Cooper, New Girlfriend (Maybe) Spotted In GeorgetownHas Bradley Cooper replaced Zoe Saldana with a mystery woman named Alex?
June 1, 2013
As memorial event nears, family and friends recall Dennis LaneOn May 9, Dennis Lane stopped for lunch with companions at Clyde's of Columbia, one of his favorite spots.
Recycling oyster shells benefits restaurants, environmentSee how the Ebbitt helps protect a vital oyster resource.
May 29, 2013
Starbucks DC Summer City GuideThe Tombs is a favorite hangout for students and faculty of nearby Geargetown University.
April 29, 2013
Earth Day Loudoun Helps Residents Get 'Green'Sunday's Earth Day event in Broadlands attracted visitors learning how to be more "green."
April 22, 2013
Clyde's of Columbia reopens MondayDon't be alarmed if don't see Clyde's awnings strewn over the pathway along the Columbia lakefront.
April 15, 2013
Winners of the 2013 Restaurant Association of Maryland’s AwardsThe Restaurant Association of Maryland's Fire and Ice Gala honored restaurateurs and chefs.
April 1, 2013
Ballpark Bus to begin 2013 season April 1The Ballpark Bus will be taking fans to Nationals Park from Willow Creek Farm for weekend and holiday games.
March 19, 2013
When ‘Everyone is Irish’ at Town CenterYou could almost imagine yourself wandering Irish streets at the third annual St. Patrick’s Day Celebration.
March 12, 2013
Clyde's of Columbia set to reopen in April after $5M renovationClyde's of Columbia, the popular lakefront restaurant that closed for renovations, will reopen in April.
March 12, 2013
Your Dining Out Cheat SheetEating at restaurants can really derail your diet. We show you how to enjoy your meal without the guilt.
March 11, 2013
Shad Map: Where to Eat Shad and Shad Roe Right NowHerring and mackerel are familiar foods. So what's roaming in nearby waters that's similar?
America's Best College BarsAt these college-town bars, prepare to be schooled in craft brews and campus traditions.
Spring Fashion IssueJust like the Tombs, the preppy Georgetown look will never go out of style.
February 21, 2013
Restaurant Review: The TombsThe Tombs offers very reasonably priced meals, excellent service and a great environment.
February 5, 2013
Clyde's Valentine's Day Date Night ContestThrough February 8, Clyde's is asking its customers to email their date stories to email@example.com.
January 9, 2013
Old Ebbitt to hand out Associated Press stories on customer receiptsThe Ebbitt's putting news back on paper - this time by printing news receipts along with checks.
January 8, 2013
6 Iconic DC EateriesHere are six iconic eateries that offer a great way to get into the DC groove - including the Ebbitt
Washingtonian 100 Best Restaurants: 1789 Restaurant
YEARS: 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: Clyde's Restaurants
YEARS: 2000-2014; 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: 1789
YEARS: 2002- 2014; 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: The Hamilton
YEARS: 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015
Wine Spectator Award of Excellence: Old Ebbitt Grill
YEARS: 1998-2014; 2015
Distinguished Restaurants of North America (DiRoNA) Award of Excellence: 1789 Restaurant
YEARS: 1992-2014; 2015
Restaurants & Institutions' Top 100 highest-grossing independent restaurant locations: Old Ebbitt Grill
YEARS: #7 in 2003, #6 in 2004, #5 in 2005, #5 in 2006, #6 in 2007, #6 in 2008
RAMMY Award Where Magazine Visitor's Choice: Old Ebbitt Grill
RAMMY Award for Restaurant Manager of the Year: Clyde's of Reston's Hans Olson
Washington Business Hall of Fame: Clyde's President John Laytham
Washingtonian Readers Best #1 for Outdoor Dining: Clyde's Restaurant
Washingtonian Readers Best #2 for Sliders: Clyde's Restaurant
Washingtonian Readers Best #3 for People-Watching: Old Ebbitt Grill
Washingtonian Readers Best #1 for Upscale Restaurant for kids: Clyde's Restaurant
AOL City Guide: City's Best for Breakfast: Old Ebbitt Grill
AOL City Guide: City's Best for Romantic: 1789 Restaurant
AOL City Guide: City's Best for Happy Hour: Clyde's of Tysons Corner