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18th Amendment Closing Next Saturday

July 19th, 2013 · No Comments · Capitol Hill, DC, Eastern Market

It looks like another Pennsylvania Avenue dive bar is about to close. On Tuesday, the owners of 18th Amendment announced that after seven years the bar will be closing on Saturday, July 27th. The bar is a second home to New Orleans Saints, LSU Tigers and Georgia Bulldogs fans. It’s also where Marion Barry once […]

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First Sip: Harold Black, Capitol Hill’s Top-Secret Speakeasy

December 27th, 2012 · 5 Comments · Capitol Hill, DC, Eastern Market

Has Capitol Hill been thrust into the land of the hip? Not only do we have trendy restaurants opening practically every month on 8th Street, SE and H Street, NE, but the craft cocktail movement –brought to the neighborhood by Erik Holzherr at Wisdom– has gained fans and followers. Mixology on the Hill used to […]

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Hawk ‘n’ Dove plans released: more light, less minors

September 7th, 2011 · No Comments · Capitol Hill

A change in ownership at the Hawk ‘n’ Dove also means several proposed design changes to one of Capitol Hill’s longest running bars. Last week, we bid farewell to the old Hawk ’n’ Dove, as news spread that Barracks Row restaurateur Xavier Cervera purchased  the bar from Stuart Long after 44 years of ownership. The […]

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