1) Penn Quarter: Jackpot has opened in the basement space below Lime Fresh at 726 7th Street, NW. Young and Hungry has more details on the low-key bar, which doesn't serve food. It's the same owners as Rocket Bar and Iron Horse Tap Room. The bar is described as looking like "your uncle's basement." Status: Opening today. 726 7th Street, NW; website.
2) Dupont Circle: After a brief refresh, the Dupont Circle Sweetgreen location has reopened. As per the company's tradition, that means lunch is pay-what-you-can today, with proceeds benefitting charity. Status: Reopening today. 1512 Connecticut Ave. NW; website.
3) Shaw: Custom Fuel was scheduled to open its Howard University location today, according to its website. A rep says it's a soft opening, with a grand opening to come Monday. This is Fuel Pizza's fast casual chain; the first location opened back in August. Status: Soft opening today; grand opening Monday. 2301-L Georgia Ave NW; website.
Sweetgreen Dupont [Photo: Facebook]