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DC's Water Advisory Means Drama for Shaw Restaurants (Updated)

Petroleum contamination in the drinking water in areas of Logan Circle and Shaw is causing havoc for some local spots.

Cat Cafe Mania

Cats, Couches and Cans of PBR: On the Scene at D.C.'s First Cat Cafe Pop-Up

The hipsters seem to have outnumbered the cats.

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D.C.'s Most Anticipated Winter Restaurant Openings

Ten restaurants to get excited about, from stellar Chinese to fast-casual and vegetable-focused.

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Sweetgreen Nixes Juice Line; Alexandria's Restaurant Week Adds Lunch Deals

Plus, some favorite dishes of 2014.

Holidays

Restaurants Work Their Own Family Traditions Into Winter Menus

The result: everything from Filipino food to oyster stew.

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Share Your Favorite Memories of The Passenger

A group of friends and I headed to The Passenger last night to make sure we got there at least one more time before closing. Conversation definitely turned to reminiscing about various trips there....

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Send Curbed Photos of Holiday Decorations in Your Neighborhood; Open Houses This Weekend

Welcome to Curbed Cuts, where Curbed DC shares the best real estate and neighborhood news of the week.

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Mike Isabella's Industry Night Replacement Menu Causes Controversy (Updated)

Industry Nights are gone after January, and will be replaced by food and art pairing dinners. But a Notorious B.I.G. tribute menu had some claiming racism.

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Red, Hot & Blue Will Close in Rosslyn

Sunday is the last day of business.

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Flying Dog Will Open a Farm Brewery in Lucketts

The destination isn't far from their Frederick home base.

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Artfully Chocolate Won't Return to Del Ray

The lease has been terminated for the space at on Mt. Vernon Ave.

The Critics

The Inn at Little Washington Falls From Washingtonian's Top 20

Komi tops the magazine's list of 100 Best Restaurants.

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Ch-Ch-Changes

The Heights Is Changing Ownership in The New Year

The restaurant went under contract earlier this week to local restaurateur Ammar Daoud.

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Water Issues; More Fishnook Dates

Plus boozy ornaments.

Eater Guides

Four Museum Exhibits for Food Lovers

Keep these exhibits in mind for touristy December.

Beer Here

Here's How Local D.C. Breweries Do Winter

See winter beers and seasonal holiday offerings from Atlas Brew Works, Port City, DC Brau, 3 Stars, Bluejacket and more.

Temporary Shutters

Crane & Turtle Closing Briefly for Japanese Pilgrimmage

Sorry, no C&T in early Jan.

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The Eater Holiday Gift Guide

Eater's 2014 Holiday Gift Guide has something for everyone: hipsters, dads, technophiles, lushes, cooks ... and you!

Week in Reviews

Tom Sietsema Says The Tasting Menu at U Street's Nonna’s Kitchen Is Delicious

Plus, the best damn Peking duck in Northern Virginia.

Chef Shuffles

UPDATED: Tadich Grill Names Chef, GM

The SF restaurant pinches from Chef Geoff's.

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Drink Your Dessert at These Hot Chocolate Hot Spots

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$5 Cuba Libre Cocktails for 5 Days

To celebrate to easing of tensions between the United States and Cuba.

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Watch Obama Talk Latkes and Corned Beef

Happy Hanukkah from the White House.

Meals on Wheels

How Does a Pho Hot Dog Sound? Sijang Launches Kickstarter Campaign

The founder is looking to launch a food truck.

Winter Tracking

January Means Whiskey: One Eight Distilling to Open Jan. 10

The distillery is bound for Northeast D.C.

Listicles

Lots of 2014 Superlatives in This Week's Listicle Roundup

Best new restaurants, hottest openings and more.

Opening Report

The Big Stick, Salt & Pepper Grill Both Opening

One's a baseball bar; the other's an Indian restaurant.

News

RIP: Lou's City Bar is Holding a 'Wake' for the Redskins

Lou's City Bar is planning to mourn the "death" of the Redskins this Saturday. Via New Columbia Heights, the bar is holding a Washington Wake. "Saturday football is back in the NFL. The Skins will...

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Will Stand in Line for Cash; Ed Hardy Heads to TV

Plus sampling every single montadito.

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Chocolate City Beer Is Closing

New Year's Eve is the last day.

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After 32 Years, People Still Love El Tamarindo's Pupusas

The Reyes family has kept this business in Adams Morgan going for more than 30 years. And it all started with pupusas.

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