Week Ahead: a look at what DC restaurants have to offer over the coming week.
Middle of August means only one thing, Restaurant Week. There's always plenty to be said about the semi-annual event whether you're for or against it. Go make yourself a reservation if it isn't already too late, $35 for three courses.
Mad Fox Brewing Company finally opens its first DC outpost, in Glover Park no less. The British pub themed restaurant will feature 16 beers on tap and opens its doors on Monday.
They're being heralded as the next best thing, the kolache. Republic Kolache sets up shop at American Ice Co. on Saturday, both savory and sweet pastries are available - such as jalapeno, egg and cheese or a cherry kolache.
As if Blue Duck Tavern couldn't get any fancier, it just did. BDT has commissioned its own oyster in collaboration with True Chesapeake Oyster Co., the Blue Chesapeake. The new oyster is available on the dinner menu at $18 for a half-dozen.