Shaina Vinayek

Shaina is a DC area native and global health policy nerd. She can be found during work hours engrossed in Excel or attending lectures at CSIS and other think tanks. At night, she transforms into a food enthusiast trying new and funky restaurants and recipes. To keep her figure, she has been known to run a half marathon or two.

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RIS-Scallop

(202) 730 - 2500

2275 L St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20037, United States

11:30AM to 10:00PM, Monday - Friday. 5:00PM to 10:00PM, Saturday. 10:00AM to 9:00PM, Sunday.

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Seasonal Eatz: RIS Lunch Club Every fall, like clockwork, pumpkin and apple begin to takeover local menus; in recent years, pumpkin has become the fan favorite with… Read more…

BullfrogBagels

(202) 494 - 5615

1341 H Street Northeast, Washington, D.C., DC 20002, United States

7AM to 1PM, Tuesday - Sunday. Closed Monday.

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DC’s Best Bagel Search: Bullfrog Bagels This past Sunday, after a morning full of errands, I found myself craving an Everything Bagel with Bacon, Egg and Cheese… Read more…

Hanks-Seafood-Grille (1)

(202) 462 - 4265

1624 Q St NW, Washington, D.C., DC, United States

11:30AM to 1:00AM, Monday -Thursday. 11:30AM to 2:00AM, Friday. 11:00AM to 2:00AM, Saturday. 11:00AM to 1:00AM, Sunday.

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Neighborhood Eatz: Hank’s Oyster Bar My fiancé and I love to treat ourselves. We treat ourselves after a long day at work. Read more…

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(202) 506 - 7716

1301 U St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20009, United States

5PM to 12AM, Monday - Thursday. 5PM to 3AM, Friday. 10AM to 3AM, Saturday. 10AM to 3PM, Sunday.

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Neighborhood Eatz: Bin 1301 It was a quiet Tuesday night before Thanksgiving, and I was desperately in need of a nice, cold glass of wine. Read more…

DBGB_thaisausage

(202) 695 - 7660

931 H Street Northwest, Washington, D.C., DC 20001, United States

11:30AM to 2:30PM, 5:00PM to 10:00PM, Monday - Thursday. 11:30AM to 2:30AM, 5:00PM to 11:00PM, Friday. 11:00AM to 3:00PM, 5:00PM to 11:00PM, Saturday. 11:00AM to 3:00PM, 5:00PM to 10:00PM, Sunday.

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A Glimpse into DBGB Kitchen & Bar DBGB, located on the edge of Penn Quarter, is the DC outpost of a NYC classic by Daniel Boulud. Read more…

Oki-Bowl

(202) 750 - 6703

1817 M St NW, Washington, District of Columbia 20036, United States

11:30AM to 10:00PM, Monday -Thursday. 11:30AM to 11:00PM, Friday. 1:00PM to 11:00PM, Saturday. 1:00PM to 9:00PM, Sunday.

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NOW OPEN: Oki Bowl DC & Sake Do you work in Dupont Circle/Farragut Square and often find yourself hankering for a bowl of ramen? Look no further… Read more…

Meatballs_Osteria

(202) 484 - 0660

301 Water Street Southeast St. 109, Washington, DC, United States

11:30AM to 10:00PM, Monday - Thursday. 11:30AM to 11:00PM, Friday. 11:00AM to 11:00PM, Saturday. 11:00AM to 9:00PM, Sunday.

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DINING DEALS: Morini Mondays at Osteria Morini Looking for a great way to spend your MLK Monday off? Look no further than Osteria Morini. Read more…

Tonkatsu-Ramen

(202) 462 - 8999

1503 17th St NW, Washington, D.C., DC 20036, United States

11:30AM to 2:00PM, 5:30PM to 10:00PM, Monday - Friday. 5:30PM to 10:00PM, Saturday. Closed Sunday.

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Sushi Taro’s Tonkotsu Ramen As the seasons change from chilling to bone-chilling, everyone becomes a ramen fiend!  DC has become home to a variety of ramen shops… Read more…

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(202) 510 - 9917

918 F Street Northwest, Washington, DC, United States

5:30PM to 10:00PM, Monday - Friday. Closed Saturday & Sunday.

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NOW OPEN: 4th Floor Wine Bar Ever find yourself in a wine bar swimming in a menu full of unfamiliar options? Ever feel silly asking what exactly… Read more…