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New Mt. Vernon Triangle Restaurant, More Coming

Missy Frederick is the Cities Director for Eater.

Welcome to the Plywood Report, where we fill you in on what's coming up in food. See anything happening in your neighborhood? Send us a note at

twistedvines.jpg1) Mount Vernon Triangle: Young and Hungry reports that the restaurant bound for 917 5th St. NW is going to be from Shaw's Tavern general manager Reza Akhavan, and it will focus on farm-to-table cooking. He's still figuring out a name and a chef for the place. [PLYWOOD]

2) Penn Quarter: The Yo! Sushi and Panera opening at 801 7th St. NW are both under construction, according to the 42 Bus. [PLYWOOD]

3) Arlington: Twisted Vines, the Columbia Pike wine bar, will be adding a coffee and espresso bar to its offerings come late- November, according to this craigslist ad seeking baristas. [POST-PLYWOOD]

4) Crofton: Food truck Cupcake Blvd., which operates in Silver Spring, will open up a storefront in Crofton come Dec. 15, according to Patch. [PLYWOOD]

5) NE: WBJ's Mike Neibauer spots a bunch of permits for Union Market tenants, some of which are for stands that are now open: Salt & Sundry, Endless Summer, Buffalo & Bergen, Co-Co Sala and Red Apron. [PLYWOOD, POST-PLYWOOD]

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