Tenleytown (Washington, DC)

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 14
Guapo's is a neighborhood hangout in Tenleytown, one of my favorite DC neighborhoods.  Last week, I had shared a wonderful dinner, complete with a pitcher of Guapo's fabulous margaritas, on their front outside deck, and I kept noticing the how pretty the flower boxes were, full of mostly petunias...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 4
Every time I've gone to Murasaki for sushi, the parking gods have found me a parking space a few steps from the front door.  Now that is an auspicious beginning to a wonderful meal. The plan was to pull out my iPhone and snap shots of the artfully prepared dishes before digging in.  But no such l...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 11
Several times a week, I drive by this brick and sandstone fort sits on the highest elevation in Washington.  Dating back to 1861, Fort Reno was one of a circle of forts built around the city to defend Washington from the Confederate Army.  Whenever there is a big fireworks display scheduled down...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 5
Washington, DC's Dancing Crab:  Reopened at Last About 30 years ago, when I first moved to Washington, DC, a date brought me to dinner at the Dancing Crab in Tenleytown.  It was one of those really funky looking places where you just know  the crabs will be wonderful - the kind of place that my o...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 18
Starting My Diet at Sur la Table Last week it hit me.  I have to lose a bunch of weight.  In the very near future, I'm going to need double knee replacement surgery, and it's going to have a much better outcome if I am lighter and in better shape.  Still, over the past few years, I've tried all o...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 8
Cafe of India:  If You Forgot to Make Reservations at Le Chat Noir A lot of the time, you can't get into Le Chat Noir without reservations, but when they are full with an hour and a half wait, don't give up.  Right next door there is the Cafe of India. That's how we discovered the place.  And I'm...

By Patricia Kennedy, Home in the Capital
(RLAH Real Estate)
Comments 0
Washington's Own Le Chat Noir When I was in college, I worked my way through as a ticket agent for the old Eastern Airlines, and every chance I got, I hopped a flight to Paris.  But it wasn’t until my last trip a few years ago that I finally found my way to Montmartre in search for Le Chat Noir. ...
Community Sponsor Washington, DC Real Estate Professionals