Category Archives: Food and Drink

Port City Brewing Co. cycling jersey and Derecho Common

Summer BeltwayLand and beyond beer update

It’s Craft Beer Month in Virginia. D.C Craft Beer week starts on August 17 (The Post) and the CityPaper has the Beer Issue out. Follow @dcbeerweek for more or visit dcbeerweek.net Remember two years ago when a massive storm that crossed half the continent knocked power out for many of us for several days? Port

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29 Tastee Diner, circa 1995

Fairfax’s 29 Diner saved

After I initially became aware of the closure of the 29 Diner (nee 29 Tastee Diner, my photo above is circa 1995), I CC’ed a couple of loval Post columnists about the demise. Both indicated that 29 Diner would return. The Post still hasn’t reported anything, but yesterday I found that Northern Virginia Magazine has

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29 Diner by Lou Corsaro, used with permission

Fairfax’s 29 Tastee Diner is closed, but for how long?

29 Diner in Fairfax Has Closed; It Opened in 1947 – Burke Patch UPDATED 7:42 PM @doubleuefwhy We're told it's reopening under new ownership. — Tom Jackman (@stateofnova) June 4, 2014 Via my brother, I learned that the 29 Tastee Diner in the city of Fairfax closed in May. The classic diner had been just

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