Welcome to the Plywood Report, where we fill you in on what's coming up in food. See anything happening in your neighborhood? Let us know.
1) Columbia Heights: New Columbia Heights reports that a new bar named DC Reynolds is heading to Georgia Avenue, expected to be "similar to the old Temperance Hall" in concept. They've applied for a liquor license and they have a Twitter handle where they say they hope to open in the fall. Click through for videos of the build-out. [PLYWOOD]
2) Columbia Heights: And in more Georgia Avenue news, Prince of Petworth has it that a new Mexican restaurant named Mama Chuy DC is taking over the Philadelphia Ice Factory Space with a summer garden and limited seating. The restaurant's website describes it as a "modern-day Mexican taqueria" and, per Twitter, they're aiming for a mid-to-late June opening. [PLYWOOD]
3) Penn Quarter: Prince of Petworth says that Comma Pizzeria and Restaurant is opening in the new Skanska building serving sandwiches, salads and, obviously, pizza. [PLYWOOD]
Mama Chuy DC [Photo: Facebook]