May the 4th be with you
It's Star Wars Week at Eat the Rich, beginning today and running through May 6 (yes, May 4 was the impetus). The oyster specialists will offer a themed cocktali menu with drinks like Yoda Soda and Darkside Daiquiri, and the bar staff will be dressed as Darth Vader, Luke Skywalker and more. Guests who come in with the proper apparel will get 10 percent off.
The poke craze continues to take off in D.C. The latest evidence: a poke pop-up in the Prequel space from chef Kevin Tien. It starts Thursday.
Not so strenuous
Local brewery Flying Dog is hosting a race appropriate for drinkers. The brewery's 0.1K spring (yes, that's the distance) has been rescheduled for June 12 in Baltimore.
How does pasta for lunch sound?
Alta Strada is now serving lunch over at CityVista, as of this week. Here's the lunch menu for Michael Schlow's new Italian restaurant.