Thursday, January 17, 2013
The bar called Bracket Room will open in the spring or summer.
Reality star turned restaurateur Chris Bukowski has announced the name for his new sports bar opening in Clarendon: Bracket Room. “The two most important things are great food and great service,” Bukowski said. “We don’t want it to be your typical bar food.” The 3,000-square-foot restaurant is opening at 1210 N. Garfield St., which was formerly the spot for Burapa Thai. Bukowski appeared on the ABC shows "The Bachelorette," season eight, and season three of the show’s spinoff "Bachelor Pad.” Before appearing on reality TV, Bukowski when to the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where he majored in hospitality, food and beverage, management. “I always wanted to have my own restaurant, now it’s happening,” Bukowski said. He moved to Maryland…
Thursday, January 10, 2013
Bachelor star Chris Bukowski has a restaurant in the works.
Chris Bukowski, a restaurateur who was a contestant on ABC's reality show "Bachelor Pad," is hoping to open up a sports bar in Clarendon, he told Northern Virginia Magazine. He hopes the bar will be friendly to men and women, with a "softer ambiance" than a typical sports bar, Bukowski told the magazine. He hopes to open the restaurant sometime this spring. A name for the restaurant hasn't been decided yet, but could be as early as Friday, Bukowski announced on his Facebook page Thursday evening. He is deciding between the names Bracket Room or ChangeUP, according to his the page.
Tuesday, January 8, 2013
The DC-based Z Burger will open at 3325 Wilson Boulevard.
The DC burger chain Z Burger is expected to open within the next month in the Virginia Square area. “Arlington County is one of the best locations as far as business goes,” said the restaurant’s co-founder Peter Tabibian. The restaurant’s fourth location is three years in the making, much of the time spent obtaining the necessary permits to renovate the 3,500-square-foot building that once housed a video service shop, Tabibian said. Z Burger features burgers (of course), fries, and 75 different milkshake flavors. Onions for the onion rings are cut daily and hot dogs served are Hebrew National hot dogs, Tabibian said. Tabibian, who founded the restaurant with business partner Mohammad Esfahani, got his start in the business working at a …
Saturday, December 29, 2012
Homes that came on the market the week of Dec. 28 in the Clarendon, Courthouse, Rosslyn neighborhoods.
Address Price Stats 1600 Oak St. #827 $620,000 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 1700 Clarendon Blvd. #246 $719,900 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms 1700 Clarendon Blvd. #133 $849,900 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Monday, December 17, 2012
Santa paid a visit to Clarendon on Saturday.
Visitors enjoyed holiday music and a visit from Santa Claus at the Clarendon at Market Common Saturday afternoon.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
Saturday event includes drive for Toys for Tots, a visit from Santa Claus.
Enjoy a Winter Wonderland this Saturday at Market Common Clarendon. The annual event from from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. includes free holiday festivities, music and a visit from Santa Claus, who will arrive on an Arlington County Fire Department Truck. The radio station MIX 107.3 will be broadcasting live and hosting a collection for the U.S. Marine Corps’ Toys for Tots drive from 10 a.m. until 3 p.m. View the guidelines for the Toys for Tots drive online. For event information, call 703-785-5634, or visit Market Common Clarendon. Have you liked Clarendon Patch on Facebook yet?
Saturday, November 17, 2012
Open houses the weekend of Nov. 16 in the Clarendon, Courthouse, Rosslyn areas.
Friday, November 16, 2012
Homes on the market this week for the Clarendon, Courthouse, Rosslyn neighborhoods.
Address Price Stats 1200 Hartford St. #209 $415,000 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom 1822 Wayne St. $745,000 3 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms
Friday, November 2, 2012
New homes on the market for the Clarendon area the week of Nov. 1.
Address Price Stats 900 Taylor St. #1125 $175,000 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 900 Taylor St. #717 $279,900 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 1301 Arlington Ridge Road #808 $335,000 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom 1020 Highland St. N. #517 $414,500 1 bedroom, 1 bathroom 2400 Clarendon Blvd. #415 $415,000 2 bedrooms, 1 bathroom 1600 Oak St. #1105 $544,000 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 851 Glebe Road N. $545,000 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 820 Pollard St. N. #401 $555,000 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 1700 Clarendon Blvd. #224 $699,900 1 bedroom, 2 bathrooms 2310 14th St. N. #406 $724,900 3 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms 1530 Key Blvd. #1319 $775,000 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms 1700 Clarendon Blvd. #145 $799,900 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms 1511 Rolfe St. N. #A103 $849,000 2 bedrooms, 3 bathrooms …
Thursday, October 25, 2012
The latest restaurant reports for the Arlington area based on inspections from Virginia Department of Health inspections since Oct. 10.
Check out the Virginia Department of Health’s most recent restaurant inspection reports, which reflect visits from inspectors during the last few weeks. The full reports can be accessed on the health department's website: Restaurants in Clarendon/Courthouse/Rosslyn: Taste of Morocco 3211 Washington Blvd. Date of inspection: Oct. 13 Food is not protected from cross contamination from equipment and utensils. Breads were stored in blood (from raw meats) stained chest freezer. American Tap Room 3101 Wilson Blvd. Date of inspection: Oct. 16 Cheese was observed holding at the improper temperature. Northside Social 3211 Wilson Blvd. Date of inspection: Oct. 15 When tested, no sanitizer or a low concentration of chemical sanitizer was found …