Tag Archives: The Oval Room

A Vote For DC – A Segway Into Washington Dining

Washington DC may be a very dysfunctional place when it comes to politics, but the contemporary food scene is anything but that. Having just returned from six nights in the nation’s capitol, I can attest that when it comes to […]

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Top 5 Dishes of 2010

I already posted my Top Pasta Dishes of the Year here. At this point, I'm pretty much done dining out for the year, so I think it is reasonable to post this now, even though the year is not quite […]

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My Top Five Restaurant Pasta Dishes of 2010

It's in my blood that I love pasta. To me, pasta is one of the most satisfying dishes that I can have. I cook it a lot and I eat it a lot in restaurants. I had plenty of outstanding […]

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Hail to The Oval Room!

Chef Tony Conte of The Oval Room
Washington D.C.’s The Oval Room isn’t really oval, nor does it house the Office of the President of the United States. No, that is the nearby Oval Office, perhaps a bit more well known […]

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