This week's top dish from Eater DC, Curbed's restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog...
GEORGETOWN— Former Town House chef John Shields is very, very close to securing a location for his restaurant and it's looking like Georgetown.
ADAMS MORGAN— The Ripple team is shopping around for space for a second restaurant. Adams Morgan is one possibility.
CRYSTAL CITY— Spike Mendelsohn restaurant #2 is bound for Crystal City — the chef will also bring We, The Pizza next door to his Good Stuff Eatery.
PENN QUARTER— More details are out about the upcoming City Tap House, which won't be lacking in the beer department.
U STREET— Diego has reopened on 14th Street under chef Billy McCormick's direction.
NORTHEAST— Things are moving along for the Carolina Kitchen and TKO Burger opening at Rhode Island Row; a January opening is planned.
EATER MAPS— Bookmark these places for the next gloomy, rainy day.
ANACOSTIA— Big Chair Cafe has called it quits.
VIRGINIA— Hold up, Virginia — GBD doughnuts are now available at Buzz Bakery.