1) K STREET: The Speak, the former speakeasy, has reopened its doors, Borderstan reports. The bar had temporarily shut down in November due to liquor license issues. Status: Reopened. 1413 K St. NW; website.
2) SILVER SPRING: There's now a Bar Louie location open in Wheaton. The bar chain is known for its happy hours and tater tots. Status: Certified open. 11006 Viers Mill Road, Silver Spring, Md.; website.
Editor's note: This report earlier referenced the incorrect chef for The Speak.