There's an opening date for Hakan Ilhan's (Pizzeria Autentica, L'Hommage Bistro) Turkish restaurant Ottoman Taverna. It will open May 2 at 425 I St. NW. [EaterWire]
It's a big weekend for restaurant anniversaries. Another is Arlington's Rhodeside Grill, which is turning 20 tonight. That means original happy hour pricing and appetizers from back when they first opened, as well as lots of live music.
Which cocktail bars deserve more attention? New site DC Refined praises Captain Gregory's and Denson Liquor Bar, among others. [DCR]
Mokomandy gets into the Asian wing game
And today's entry into the "these just look good" files are these wings headed to the menu of Korean-Cajun restaurant Mokomandy tomorrow: