FOOD & DRINK
Behind the Screen: A Mixed Verdict on Reston Town Center’s Dine-In Movie Theater
LOOK Movie Theater is a new movie theater in Reston. With its location in the middle of the Town Center, it replaced the previous movie theater, Bow Tie Cinema. Bow Tie Cinema opened in 2011, closed during the pandemic, and reopened in 2021, before finally closing permanently in April 2022. The LOOK Theater opened its Reston location on November 2nd, 2023. The new theater immediately gained popularity upon arrival. The LOOK theater is a self-proclaimed luxury theater offering a dine-in service for your screening, including food, beverages, and cocktails. To get a realistic immersive view of the theater, we attended a screening and ordered food during our review experience.
Fast Food Frenzy: 3 Unforgettable Eateries in Herndon
In this article, we will be exploring three fast-food joints located in Herndon. If you've already had the chance to try any of them, we'd love to hear your thoughts! Please feel free to leave your comments below:
This Place in Leesburg is Offering a Culinary Experience with Its Signature French Dip Sandwich
Numerous reviews attest to the unique blend of dishes and lively atmosphere that make Leesburg's Ramshackle Cafe stand out. This eatery caters to a variety of palates, from light diners to serious foodies, with its extensive menu of well-known dishes.
The Magic of Encanto X CAMP
Ayesha Khan headed to Tysons for an immersive Disney Encanto experience.
Have You Experienced the Authentic Chinese Cuisine at Yu Zhou Cafe?
I recently had the pleasure of dining at Yu Zhou Cafe in Gaithersburg. My visit was prompted by a teammate's craving for Jia Sha meat, and I must say, we were not disappointed. The food was flavorful and satisfying, with the Boiling Fish, Pot with Skin Lamb, and Fish-Flavored Eggplant being particular highlights.
Grab Your Holiday Bargains at Loudoun County Surplus Auction: Variety of Items Available
The Loudoun County surplus auction is offering a variety of items. Available products include Schwinn indoor cycling bikes, Dell Latitude 14 Rugged 5414 laptops, electric blowers and pumps, vehicles, dumbbells, wooden cubbies, children’s items, whiteboards, office furniture, tools, books, and more. The auction will close at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, December 7, 2023.
Savor the Flavor: Top 3 Must-Try Hot Dogs in Leesburg
In this article, we'll be exploring three popular hot dogs in Leesburg. Have you had the chance to taste any of these yet? If so, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
Exploring a Cozy and Spacious Property in Rockville, Maryland
Explore a charming property in Rockville, Maryland, boasting a cozy setup with a great outdoor space. Discover the spacious galley-style kitchen, two dining areas, and a surprise in the basement. Enjoy the family-oriented flow of the house and the light, bright bedrooms.
Exploring 'Hunger Games' Props and Costumes at Washington Street Books & Music
Join Alexus at Washington Street Books & Music in Harve De Grace as they explore an impressive collection of original Hunger Games series props and costumes. Get a sneak peek of the exhibit featuring 70 items from the iconic movie series.
Starbucks at Reston Station closed for renovations
Reston Station area residents and visitors will need an alternative to Starbucks to get their coffee fix this winter. The Starbucks at 1908 Reston Metro Plaza will be closed through winter 2024 due to ongoing renovations, a company spokesperson told FFXnow. The location closed on Nov. 26. “As a standard...
Top Chef Winner and Salt Line Team Open Tysons Tex-Mex Restaurant
Long Shot Hospitality, the team behind New Orleans-inspired Dauphine’s and seafood spot the Salt Line is getting in the Tex-Mex game. They open Ometeo, a two-level restaurant with three bars, at the Capital One Center in Tysons on Wednesday, December 6. They’ve hooked up with Gabe Erales—the first Mexican-American winner of Top Chef—to give the seafood-heavy menu some cheffy touches.
‘Tis the season for self-care at the spa that gives back to the community
The holiday season often leaves us feeling drained, both physically and emotionally. As we hustle and bustle through the festivities and responsibilities, it's easy to forget the importance of self-care. However, tucked away in Gainesville, is a haven that beckons you to rejuvenate and rediscover the art of self-care: Woodhouse Spa.
Navigating Health Standards: Lake County Inspections and Public Confidence in Dining
Recent health inspections in Lake County from November 27 to December 3, 2023, have brought to light the varying levels of compliance among local restaurants, a factor that significantly impacts consumer trust. Ski Beach Bar & Grill LLC in Leesburg emerged as a model establishment with no violations, while others such as Green Garden Chinese Restaurant in Clermont were cited for multiple high-priority issues. These findings, reported by the Department of Business and Professional Regulation, underscore the importance of food safety and its influence on public perception.
Maryland Residents Run Nonprofit to Save Senior Dogs
In 2021, Maryland residents Georgia Dodson and Jade Conner started a nonprofit that rescues aging dogs. So far, Miri's Haven Senior Dog Rescue says it has helped more than 280 dogs, all of which are over 7 years old, many with medical issues. Masha Morton has the story. VOA footage by Alexey Zonov.
Let's Talk About My Dining Experience at Bonchon Germantown
As a foodie blogger, I've had my fair share of late-night food runs, and Bonchon Germantown has been a frequent destination. I'm not usually a fan of pig's feet, but their spicy stir-fried version is a game-changer. The rest of their menu offers a solid Korean food experience.
Unwind in Sterling: Exploring the City's Top 3 Hookah Bars
In this article, we explore three exceptional Hookah Bars located in Sterling. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? We would love to hear your thoughts and experiences in the comments section below.
Maryland woman wins $50,000 one year after $100,000 prize
A Maryland woman scored a $50,000 prize from a scratch-off lottery ticket just under a year after she won $100,000 from another game.
Let's Mingle: A Night of Fun, Music, and Meaningful Connections for Singles 35-50
Mark your calendars for an exciting evening at the Tarbender's Lounge on Thu, Dec 07 from 6pm - 8pm. The event named "Let's Mingle" is all set to bring together singles aged between 35-50 for a night of fun, music, and meaningful connections.
Md. winery produces something special from extraordinary 2022 vintage
Sugarloaf Mountain Vineyard in Dickerson, Maryland, has carved out a reputation for excellent red blends since opening in May 2006. Now the winery that sits at the foot of the popular Sugarloaf Mountain attraction in Montgomery County, about an hour’s drive northwest of Washington D.C., and an hour’s drive southwest of Baltimore, has taken that line of largely Bordeaux blends and introduced something that’s a next level up.
Check Out 9 Best Restaurants in Loudoun County and Nearby Towns
These restaurants present some of Loudoun County area’s best cuisine and dining experiences. Loudoun County and its nearby independent towns are home to many great restaurants that offer diners top-of-the-line food, atmosphere, and service. Our critics have selected these nine restaurants as some of the very best in Northern Virginia, earning them a place on the 2023 Best Restaurants list.