Located in the Del Ray neighborhood of Alexandria, between Old Town and Crystal City, the Evening Star Cafe is known for exceptional food, friendly but professional service, and an inviting, hip atmosphere.
Both a classic neighborhood restaurant and a destination for diners throughout the Washington Metropolitan Area, the Evening Star features sophisticated and eclectic American food, one of the region's most extensive and best-priced wine lists, and two separate lounges to relax in.
2000 Mount Vernon Avenue
Alexandria, VA 22301
Latteria Italiana: Amazing, Secret Ice Cream and More in Midtown
With summer rearing its big humid head, gelato is in order. Luckily, there isn't a lack of options, but there is one new place that quietly opened under the radar in Midtown.
At Expo 2015, food for thought
The Milan world's fair, which opened May 1 for a six-month run, delights with an urban mishmash of global architecture and culinary specialties as organizers seek to advance a universal conversation on how to guarantee food for all while protecting the environment. One of the fair's chief appeals is the tight urban interplay of representational architectural styles that surprise more than command: Nepalese stupa, Kuwaiti sails, Tajik tiles, Thai bamboo pillars, a Moroccan mud-brick structure, the United Kingdom's enchanting fairy-lit honeycomb and vertical gardens cultivated on the walls of the U.S. and Israeli pavilions.
Alice Waters Reflects on Friendship With Cecilia Chiang
Alice Waters is well-known as the chef and proprietor of the Berkeley, California restaurant Chez Panisse. Waters is a pioneer in modern cuisine, bringing local, seasonal and sustainable ingredients to the plate, before "farm-to-table" was ever a catchphrase.
McDonald's Reintroduces Hamburglar
Micky D has reintroduced a more mature version of the retroactive Hamburglar. Instead of the single toothed kid the new form is that of a man who is kind of sexy.
From roses to pretty sweet peas, growers join forces to bring native flora to UK florists
British flowers are blooming. Demand for home-grown favourites such as peonies, stocks and hyacinths is soaring thanks to consumers' desire for locally sourced goods and a trend towards less formal wedding arrangements.
Tips for visiting Milan Expo 2015 - Sun, 10 May 2015 PST
The theme of this year's Milan Expo 2015 world's fair is food, and global fare is a big draw. Many of Expo's foreign visitors will be looking to sample Italian food and wine, which will be complemented by street food and cuisine from around the globe.
Couple retire from award-winning guest house
After 10 years of B&B ing at The Old Vicarage Guesthouse in Tweedmouth, Ruth and Maurice McNeely are now retiring. The pair intend to retire locally and pursue their hobbies and interests, remaining involved in some local tourism issues such as Berwick Food & Beer Festival and Berwick Slow Food.