The dog days of summer aren’t the hottest thing about the D.C. Bitches’ days. We’re keeping it cool at the see-and-be-seen social events going on in the city. Let your cocktail keep you hydrated for all the happenings this week. Get all the details below. Don’t forget to enter our Giveaway for two tickets to the Studio Theatre’s Taste of Studio, and get a discounted ticket when you mention the Bitches.
There is nothing like a little romance to cure your case of the Mondays and we think an al fresco evening at Iron Gate is the perfect pick. The mid-city Mediterranean-inspired restaurant is going Greek with the flavors of Sardinia in a four-course menu paired with local wines. The menu, featuring seasonal items such as ricotta ravioli and roasted pork, is happening on Sunday and Monday evenings for $50 and an additional $25 for wine pairings. Call 202-524-5202 or visit their website. to snag your spot. Iron Gate is located at 1734 N Street N.W., Washington, D.C.
Celebrate Summer’s harvest at Central’s tomato tasting menu. The 5-course menu is featuring our favorite “fregetable” in dishes such as yellow tomato gazpacho, tomato tartare and scallop carpaccio, and lemon cheesecake with a tomato-strawberry sorbet. The tasting menu is available for $65 with an optional $25 wine pairing until August 1st for dinner only. Reservations can be made here. Central is located 1001 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W., Washington, D.C.
Have a dance party before you even start your day at Daybreaker, a DJ-led yoga and dance event happening at 6 A.M. or 7 A.M. at Union Market. Ride the wave of early-morning endorphins to make it your most productive Wednesday yet. Secure your spot on the dance floor here. Dock 5 at Union Market is located at 1309 5th St. N.E., Washington, D.C.
Bitches know there is no better match than pizza and beer. Get both from the pizza and beer-mongers behind Pizzeria Paradiso at a seasonal pizza and beer pop-up at their fast-casual concept Veloce ending July 31st. The suds will rotate daily and seasonal slices will feature heirloom tomatoes, zucchini, and buffalo mozzarella. Veloce is open from 11 A.M. to 8 P.M. and located at 1828 L St. N.W., Washington, D.C.
Sample fare from Sri Lanka at Window to Sri Lanka, the two-day tasting menu pop-up at Prequel. The menu features a three-course menu of authentic cuisine, all for $50. Have an international experience in your hometown by reserving tickets here. Prequel is located at 918 F Street N.W., Washington, D.C.
Get a taste of more than just the theater at Studio Theater’s Taste of Studio happening this Saturday. The event boasts a beer garden and bites from local favorite restaurants such as B Too, Birch and Barley, and Hank’s Oyster Bar, among many others. The cast of their current hit Silence! The Musical will also be on hand for comic relief. Tickets are available here. Studio Theater is located at 1501 14th Street N.W., Washington, D.C. To win tickets, follow @BitchesWhoBrunch on Instagram, like us on Facebook, like Studio Theatre on Facebook, and leave a comment below. The winner will be announced Wednesday. No giveaway? no problem. Use the code BWB75 for the Bitches-only $75 price.
We all know Sundays were made for brunching and Bitching. Find the perfect spot for our favorite feast with our Bitchtastic Brunch Guide or check out our recent reviews of Ankara, Compass Rose, and Rosa Mexicano.