Bukom Cafe: Eat to the Beat of Reggae Music at this West African Eatery Near The Woodley

Named for an area in the Ghanian capital of Accra, Bukom Cafe in Adams Morgan has been serving up West African cuisine since the early 1990s. Set in between a burger joint and a tattoo parlor, this place may not look like much from outside, but peek inside and you’ll see a comfortable dining room, a small bar, and a…

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This Weekend, Meet Some Friends from The Woodley for Brunch at Open City

Part all-American diner, part European-style coffeehouse, Open City might just be one of the most popular eateries near The Woodley. That's due in part to the restaurant's charming, welcoming ambiance, which is created through ample floor-to-ceiling windows, a cozy coffee bar, and, when the weather permits, a spacious outdoor patio replete with blooming flower baskets and plenty of seating. Of…

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Know Your Neighborhood: District Kitchen

Every once in a while, you might spot a guy in a chef’s outfit rolling in and out of The Woodley. Or perhaps you’ll smell something delicious sizzling from our model apartment kitchen. His name: Miguel Pizarroso, Executive Chef and owner of District Kitchen, and the gracious host of many cooking demos at The Woodley. District Kitchen is located just…

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D.C. in December: 5 Things You Can’t Miss

Washington DC sunset photo from Guilherme Nicholas on Flickr   The few weeks in between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Eve host a whirlwind of activities, whether it’s gift shopping, decorating, office parties or hosting guests —and we have a few holiday hosting tips from last year if that’s the case! In all the hustle and bustle of the hectic holiday…

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