U STREET— Just in time for its one year anniversary, Compass Rose expects to sell its 10,000th order of khachapuri. Whoever happens to order it will get showered with confetti and get a free bottle of Georgian wine, a dinner reservation to Compass Rose and a $100 gift card. [EaterWire]
MULTIPLE LOCATIONS— Kimpton is taking over two hotels in D.C.: The Carlyle (formerly Carlyle Suites) in Dupont and the Savoy in Glover Park. The Carlyle is the future home of the Michael Schlow project, The Riggsby.
PENN QUARTER— Prequel, the new hub for restaurant pop-ups, is now open. EquityEats is behind the venture, and is re-evaluating its business plan as it looks forward. [WCP]