Forget the trendy pizza shops: This low-key spot makes the best New York-style pie in D.C.

Beyond the venerable jumbo slice, Washington has a wide variety of pizza options, from the kale-topped slices at Timber Pizza to the pies sprinkled with ’nduja and preserved truffle sauce at All-Purpose. You can even find a true version of a New York-style pie here: Wiseguy Pizza, a local order-at-the-counter chain with a new location opening in Navy Yard this summer, serves up […]

It’s finally warm! These new rooftop bars are the perfect place to celebrate.

After this long, insufferable winter and miserable start to “spring,” warm weather is finally here. Enjoy a drink in the sun at these three rooftop decks, including one that’s debuting Friday.  Whiskey Charlie The view from the outdoor seats at the Wharf’s first rooftop bar is breathtaking: cherry blossoms blooming in East Potomac Park, boats sailing in the Washington […]

Eat well — and cheap — at this overlooked cafeteria near the Mall

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is responsible for promoting dietary and nutritional guidelines for Americans. But it also puts its money where its mouth (and stomach) is: The USDA’s cafeteria is the healthiest place to eat near the Mall — and even offers free nutritional advice once a week. The cafeteria, in the USDA’s south building, on […]