17th May 2014
Short Ribs - Carlyle Grand Cafe

Carlyle Grand Cafe – You Know What I Love About this Place?

Carlyle Grand Cafe 4000 Campbell Ave, Arlington, VA If you’ve lived in the DC metro area for any length of time you have been to one of the Great American...

02nd May 2014
Hamachi Tartare, Ginger Vinaigrette - Nopa Kitchen DC

Nopa Kitchen and Bar –

Nopa Kitchen and Bar 800 F Street NW   VH1 and I finally made our way to Nopa last night. Nopa is one of the seven jewels of the Knightsbridge...

07th Mar 2014
B&O American Brasserie - Baltimore

B&O American Brasserie – Baltimore (NoshDC on the Road)

2 North Charles Street Baltimore , MD 21201 March 2014     So far I’ve never met a Kimpton property restaurant that I didn’t love. Since I was headed to the Hippodrome  to...

02nd Oct 2013
The Capital Grille – aka The American Steak House

The Capital Grille – aka The American Steak House

Capital Grille 601 Pennsylvania Ave NW   For some reason I am of the impression that this restaurant needs no introduction and that if you live in DC even though...

30th Aug 2013
Mini Burgers

MatchBox – You’ve Been Served!

521 8th Street SE Chances are if you have spent anytime in the DMV you’ve either eaten at Matchbox or know of Matchbox. This restaurant has become very popular in...

15th Aug 2013
Founding Farmers

Founding Farmers – Monday is the new Sunday

1924 Pennsylvania Ave. NW   UPDATE 10/3/2013 Yep, its still good!   Founding Farmers is a very popular spot in DC. Especially brunch where a 20 minute waiting list is...

07th Aug 2013

Senarts – Basic’s Done Well

    Senart’s 520 8th Street SE     Burger      Senarts is located on what is now, Barrack’s Row, which I consider Eastern Market. Its been open for...

07th Aug 2013
Liberty Tree

Liberty Tree – The Good, Bad and Ugly

  Liberty Tree 1016 H Street NE The Good, Bad and Ugly One thing I pride myself on is the ability to provide an objective review. Normally I dine with...

07th Aug 2013
Cork DC

Cork Wine Bar – Michelle Has Been Here!

Cork Wine Bar 1720 14th Street, NW     I’ve never worked in a restaurant before, wait does McDonald’s count (I was in high school), so sometimes I use my imagination...

06th Aug 2013
J&G Steakhouse

J&G Streakhouse – Lives Up to the Reputation

  J & G Steakhouse 515 15th Street NW I’ve lived and traveled to more than a few cities in my life and I can’t think of any place more...

06th Aug 2013

Park Tavern – ALL Park NO Tavern

  Park Tavern  200 M St SE     The Park Tavern is a very new arrival to the Ball Park District. So new in fact that I can’t find...

06th Aug 2013

Station 4

  Station 4 1101 4th St SW Point Your Dial to Station4     Station 4 is a relatively new restaurant opening less than three years ago (maybe 2).  The opening of...

06th Aug 2013
Art & Soul

Art and Soul

Art and Soul 415 New Jersey Ave, NW April 2013 Heard it Through the Grapevine  No Art and Soul is not a Motown exhibit residing here in DC. Art and...

06th Aug 2013
The Passenger & Columbia Room

The Passenger & Columbia Room

This is an interesting concept in that this is a bar within the bar. As you make your way through the Passenger dc main room, past the main bar, there is a non descript door. You enter into this door into a small dimly lit room where you are greeted by a hostess - "Welcome to the Columbia Room".

06th Aug 2013


Acadiana is part of the Passion Food Restaurant Group. Its located across from the DC Convention Center at Mt.Vernon Square. Take the metro green or yellow line to Mt.Vernon square although on street and valet parking were available. This was my fourth visit but my friends first. We decided to sit at the bar even though we had dinner reservations.