When one thinks of Petworth and Park View, food and drinks are likely the top two things that come to mind. That’s because this Northwest neighborhood is known for landmark eateries like Hitching Post, Slash Run, and Timber Pizza Company.
But there is also more than comfort food, burgers, and pizza here. Petworth is packed with neighborhood-friendly restaurants and bars that make locals feel right at home.
And we’ve learned more about two blockbuster openings on the horizon. Chefs Kevin Tien and Caleb Jang will soon flip their former Himitsu workspace into Magpie and the Tiger, complete with a Korean-American comeback menu and no-ABV cocktails. And Federalist Pig pitmaster Rob Sonderman and entrepreneur Steve Salis will turn the old Slim’s Diner into their anticipated fried poultry parlor Honeymoon Chicken. Both are targeting early 2022 arrivals, reps tell Eater.
Health experts consider dining out to be a high-risk activity for the unvaccinated; the latest data about the delta variant indicates that it may pose a low-to-moderate risk for the vaccinated, especially in areas with substantial transmission. The latest CDC guidance is here; find a COVID-19 vaccination site here.Read More