It's been a big year for Andy Shallal. The entrepreneur/philanthropist/restauranteur has already announced a mayoral candidacy and now his franchise, the bohemian coffee haven Busboys & Poets, will be opening a sixth location at Monroe Street Market. It's a sensible fit (more sensible, perhaps, than Hyattsville) considering that Monroe Street Market has made it their mission to connect with the artistic community while adding a luxurious touch. Get ready for slam poetry nights, Brookland, this location is aiming to open in Fall 2014.
· Busboys & Poets [Official Site]
· Monroe Street Market [Official Site]
· All Coverage of Monroe Street Market [CDC]