clock menu more-arrow no yes mobile

Filed under:

La Fonda, Tropical Smoothie Cafe, Dunya, 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
1) H Street: It's been forever since Sol Mexican Grill announced plans for H Street. Now, Frozen Tropics picks up a Tweet showing a picture of the location. "Almost ready!" says the restaurant, which also operates a popular food truck. [POST-PLYWOOD]

2) Shaw: Tapas and Mediterranean fare is what people can expect from the upcoming Dunya, headed to 801 Florida Ave, NW, PoPville reports. [PLYWOOD]

3) H Street: In other food-truck-to-restaurant news, there's the Chupacabra brick and mortar; the owner confirms to Frozen Tropics that a location is on the way to 822 H Street NE. [PLYWOOD]

4) Ballston: Well, here's one new addition for the soon-to-be-renovated Ballston Mall; ARLNOW reports it is getting a Tropical Smoothie Cafe. [PLYWOOD]

5) Petworth: So that new restaurant from the Blaguard folks? PoPville says it's going to be called Homestead and open this fall. [PLYWOOD]

6) Adams Morgan: More doner? More doner. Next for 2418 18th Street, NW: Kabob Doner and More, PoPville says. [PLYWOOD]

7) 14th Street: What WBJ believes to be La Fonda, a restaurant from the Dupont Italian Kitchen owner coming to 2100 14th St. NW, has revised its occupancy permit. [WBJ]

Tropical Smoothie Cafe

4238 Wilson Blvd Arlington, VA