This week's top dish from Eater DC, Curbed's restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog...
FALLS CHURCH— It's coming. Victor Albisu's highly-anticipated Taco Bamba is opening in Falls Church next week.
EATER MAPS— It's soft-shell season. Here's where to find the critters around town.
ADAMS MORGAN— Taan Noodles Tweeted this week that it was closing its doors. Turns out they're just changing chefs.
ALEXANDRIA— The latest addition to the Alexandria restaurant scene will be Osteria Marzano; and they'll be serving Nutella pizza.
BETHESDA— Someone robbed Boloco in Bethesda, and the restaurant has a funny video of the crime that it hopes will help lead to a capture.
ON THE HOUSE— Maple Ave's Tim Ma wrote a day in the life piece that shows how he balances fatherhood and running a restaurant.
EATER MAPS— Those people with summer hours are so lucky. Here's where they should drink.
PENN QUARTER— Oyameloyamel has a new look, and it's all about the butterflies.
ROCKVILLE— Quench in Rockville has been open for a year now — and they've learned plenty along the way.
GLOVER PARK— Arcuri had its soft opening in Glover Park, serving up pizzas and Italian fare.
POTOMAC— Welcome back to Lifers, profiling employees who have spent a ton of time in the industry, including Maria Gutierrez from Old Angler's Inn.
U STREET— &pizza continues its expansion with an opening on U Street and a lease signed in Brookland.