1) Dupont Circle: Nagomi Izakaya has opened in Dupont Circle. The bar and restaurant is serving up traditional Japanese dishes like donburi and tempura, along with a variety of sushi. There are Asian-influenced cocktails, too. Their menu is online. Status: Certified open. 1900 M St. NW; website.
2) Logan Circle: Juice bar JRINK has taken over the downstairs level of Black Whiskey, at least for now. This is their second location. Status: Certified open. 1410 14th St. NW;website.