The original location of Chez Billy is being reborn as Ten Tigers Parlour. Petworth News reports it will have both Victorian-era and Asian themes, with dumplings, a new chef, dim sum, and more. Expect a coffee bar and DJs, too. No official word on when it might open, though. The original Chez Billy is located at 3815 Georgia Ave. NW; Michelle Obama favorite Chez Billy Sud remains open in Georgetown. [PN]
NoMa bar Union Social has closed its doors. Washington City Paper says the owners found the location near the metro (also the bar’s theme) to be a challenge. [WCP]
Today in mildly depressing photos, take a look at Lincoln’s floor of pennies, now being torn up for renovations. The restaurant’s makeover is scheduled to wrap up by October 1.
Make the return back from the long weekend a bit more palatable with free coffee. Peregrine D.C. is giving away free coffee today at its Capitol Hill location.
TOMORROW, we celebrate 8 yrs w/ FREE drip coffee until 12 at our Eastern Market shop & $1 affogatos from noon until we run out. Come say hi!— Peregrine Espresso (@peregrinedc) September 6, 2016