1) DUPONT CIRCLE: Bareburger has opened its first D.C. location. The organic burger chain out of New York (which has since expanded to several states) is also known for its veggie burgers. Status: Certified open. 1647 20th St. NW; website.
2) MERRIFIELD: Nando's Peri-Peri opens its location at Mosaic District Saturday. Expect the same spicy chicken and sides and a unique design with artwork. They'll donate proceeds this weekend to Falls Church High School. Status: Opening this weekend. 2987 District Avenue, Fairfax, Va.; website.
3) RESTON: Reston's first nanobrewery, Lake Anne Brew House, opens Saturday. The project from husband and wife team Jason and Melissa Romano will serve such beers as a Live-Work-Play IPA and a Reston Red at opening, as well as kombucha on tap. Status: Opening this weekend. 11424 Washington Plaza W, Reston, Va.; website.
5) CHANTILLY: UPDATE: A reader tipped Eater off to the opening of Mustang Sally brewery, announced on the brewery's Facebook page. They'll be closed Mondays and offer tours Saturday and Sunday. Status: Opening today. 14140 Parke Long Court, Chantilly, Va.; website.