DC Restaurant Openings

The Navy Yard Pink Taco opened today, June 27 in the Capitol Riverfront District.

Pink Taco opens in DC’s Navy Yard with craft cocktails, Lamb Tacos

DC location will exclusively serve lamb taco, become first chain location to offer craft cocktail program

The Navy Yard Pink Taco opened today, June 27 in the Capitol Riverfront District. The hip, inventive taco chain will serve up its Pink Taco and Lamb Taco. The chain only offers the latter at the Washington, DC location.

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Burtons Grill & Bar will open its 18th restaurant in Kentlands Market Square in Gaithersburg, Md. June 27

Burtons Grill opens restaurant in Kentlands Market Square

Polished casual-dining chain marks 18th location with Gaithersburg opening, second restaurant in Washington, DC region

Burtons Grill & Bar will open its 18th restaurant in Kentlands Market Square in Gaithersburg, Md. June 27. The polished, casual-dining chain continues to expand, with locations in eight states. The Market Square, operated by Kimco Realty Corporation, stands as a well-known and premium shopping center for fashion, grocery, dining, entertainment, and personal services.

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The partners are readying the opening of their food hall, Le Fantome, in Riverdale Park, which will include Mokbar + 8 concepts

Le Fantome food hall coming to The Station in Riverdale Park

Food Hall at lifestyle center to include nine culinary concepts, including those by Esther Choi, Kevin Sbraga, Steve Liang

Cafritz Enterprises and Hospitality HQ (HHQ) are readying the opening of their food hall, Le Fantome, in Riverdale Park. The development partners anticipate the debut of the 8,500 square-foot venue, featuring nine culinary concepts, by this summer.

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Ted’s Bulletin will open in DC’s NoMa neighborhood in the first half of 2023 at the NoMaCNTR development

Ted’s Bulletin NoMa to open in 2023

NoMaCNTR restaurant will mark the 8th opening for all-day eatery brand

Ted’s Bulletin will open in DC’s NoMa neighborhood in the first half of 2023. To date, Ted’s, part of the Catalogue collection of restaurants led by Steve Salis, operates six locations in the DMV region. The location at One Loudoun in Ashburn, Va will open in early 2023, becoming the 7th location.

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Jeanine Prime’s St. James, a Caribbean restaurant crafted by the team behind award-winning Cane, opens today

Caribbean restaurant St. James opens on 14th Street

Team behind Cane creates new Caribbean dining experience in Washington, DC

Jeanine Prime’s St. James, a Caribbean restaurant crafted by the team behind award-winning Cane, opens today, Tuesday, May 17, with dinner service starting at 5:30 p.m. Diners will find the restaurant at 2017 14th Street, Northwest. Inside, a 67-seat dining room and diverse menu of Caribbean cuisine, plus creative cocktails from the bar, and a “thoughtful” wine list await. A true melting pot of flavors, the cuisine at St. James draws from various cultures: African, East Indian, Chinese, Portuguese, and French influences.

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A new location of Wagamama will land in the Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington this summer

Wagamama to open in Arlington’s Clarendon neighborhood summer 2022

Northern Virginia opening first for Asian-inspired noodle chain in DC-area

A new location of Wagamama will land in the Clarendon neighborhood of Arlington this summer. The first Northern Virginia restaurant opening will also be the first Wagamama in the Metropolitan Washington area. The casual-dining restaurant chain serves up made-to-order Asian-inspired bowls, curries, and creative craft cocktails.

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