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Popular North Carolina Donut Chain Coming to Rockville

Popular North Carolina Donut Chain Coming to Rockville

By Becky Wolfson, Contest Manager

March 22, 2016


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

Duck Donuts, a well-known donut chain that began in North Carolina’s Outer Banks in 2007, is set to open on Rockville Pike in early spring. Duck Donuts gets its name from Duck, N.C. “I am excited for the new location in Rockville,” sophomore Bergan Babrowicz said. “Being able to have them...

New Restaurants to be Tried in the Food Court

New Restaurants to be Tried in the Food Court

By Sarah O’Brien, Production Editor

February 25, 2016


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

The CHS community grew up going to Westfield Montgomery Mall; however with so many upgrades, it is hard to recognize our childhood mall. B|Bop|Q, Shanghai 66, Chloe’s New York Style Deli and Jamaican Me Crazy have all been introduced to the mall food court in the last year. All are locally and family...

Momofuku Restaurant and Milk Bar take DC

Momofuku Restaurant and Milk Bar take DC

By Isabel Dibble, News Editor

November 25, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

The long wait for the highly anticipated opening of the Momofuku and Milk Bar stores at City Center in D.C. finally ended Oct. 23. The restaurant Momofuku and its sister bakery, Milk Bar, both originally gained popularity with their stores in New York City. Momofuku serves modern pan Asian food,...

Take a break from your boring, morning meal

Take a break from your boring, morning meal

By Arielle Gordon, Arts Editor

September 29, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

The scent of a good, hot breakfast might be the only thing that “egg”cites you to get out of bed every morning. For many, a typical breakfast consists of eggs, toast or cereal, but for some CHS students, breakfast is made up of less traditional foods. “For breakfast, I will sometimes have...

Chipotle announces delivery, no more GMOs

Chipotle announces delivery, no more GMOs

By Sara Heimlich, Public Relations and Social Media Manager

May 27, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

There’s only one thing better than Chipotle— GMO-free Chipotle at your doorstep. On April 22, Chipotle announced its partnership with Postmates, a food delivery service that delivers food from a restaurant to your front door. So far, Postmates is delivering Chipotle in 67 areas, including D.C....

CRAVE will make your tastebuds go wild

CRAVE will make your tastebuds go wild

By Arielle Gordon, Arts Editor

May 26, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

CRAVE Bethesda: American Kitchen & Sushi Bar is the latest restaurant to be garnering attention from the CHS community. CRAVE is a full-service lunch and dinner restaurant that offers a wide variety of dishes, from classic American comfort food to exotic sushi. It is the first location on the East...

Summer House brings West Coast to Bethesda

Summer House brings West Coast to Bethesda

By Madison Hurr, Features Editor

May 26, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

Walking into Summer House: Santa Monica, I was immediately transported to the West Coast. The food and decor earned five out of five stars, as the restaurant offered a wide variety of dishes and a cool, relaxed atmosphere. Summer House: Santa Monica opened in Pike & Rose in North Bethesda about...

‘Observer’ favorites: pretzel recipes with a twist

‘Observer’ favorites: pretzel recipes with a twist

By Katherine Michael and Jordan Janis

April 29, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

From the classic warm, soft cinnamon pretzels that melt in one’s mouth to the crunchy and salty pretzel snacks, pretzels have been a staple in the American diet for years. Pretzels have their origins in the 7th Century, when European monks rewarded children with folded strips of baked dough that...

New restaurant brings Chinese food back to Potomac

New restaurant brings Chinese food back to Potomac

By Arielle Gordon, Photo Editor

March 20, 2015


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

China Gourmet Bistro is the newest Chinese restaurant to try its hand at Asian cuisine in Cabin John Shopping Center. It is the third Chinese restaurant to occupy 7945 Tuckerman Lame in recent memory; a product of frequent restaurant turnover. Previously, China Jade Bistro was open for about two...

Chipotle comes to Village

By Madison Hurr, Arts Editor

May 30, 2014


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

Ask teenagers what their favorite chain restaurant is, and they’re bound to answer “Chipotle.” The perfect complement to the Starbucks Coffee next door, Chipotle Mexican Grill is replacing Chicken Out Rotisserie in Potomac Village this summer. It’s every food-lover’s dream come true. Founded...

Attman’s Deli proves to be worthwhile lunch option

By Julia Heimlich, News Editor

September 25, 2013


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

Attman’s Delicatessen, the new deli in Cabin John Shopping Center, gives seniors one more local option when choosing a restaurant to eat at during their lunch break. Attman’s, which has another location in Baltimore, offers a wide variety of fresh meals including deli meat sandwiches, bagels, tuna,...

Authentic Chinese food restaurant opens in Rockville

Authentic Chinese food restaurant opens in Rockville

By Alissa Li, Production Editor

May 23, 2013


Filed under Arts, Restaurants

Although it seems that there is at least one Chinese restaurant per corner on any given street, diners have yet to experience authentic Chinese street market food—until they go to the East Dumpling House, which opened in Rockville April 4. Upon entering the café, diners will feel as if they have been tra...

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