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Savor American Food Made From Scratch at Joe Theismann’s

At Joe Theismann's, made-from-scratch American cuisine and warm, welcoming service are the major running themes. They have been for more than 40 years. The community gathering place first opened its doors back in 1975 with the goal of creating a space where everyone would not only feel welcome but also well-fed—and the current local owners…

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Top-Notch Java Awaits at Misha’s Coffee

Misha’s Coffee serves as a cozy neighborhood oasis where the aroma of roasting java floats through the dining room daily. The team takes coffee very seriously, which is why they carefully source top-quality beans from around the world and transfer them directly into their own in-house roaster when they arrive. They artfully calibrate the roaster…

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Experience Local and National History at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum

Gadsby’s Tavern Museum once served as a popular gathering place for some of the most famous (and first) United States political figures—including Thomas Jefferson and George Washington. Originally a tavern and a hotel, the pair of buildings that comprise the museum date back to 1785 and 1792, respectively. They still pay homage to their famous…

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Experience Local and National History at Gadsby’s Tavern Museum

Gadsby’s Tavern Museum once served as a popular gathering place for some of the most famous (and first) United States political figures—including Thomas Jefferson and George Washington. Originally a tavern and a hotel, the pair of buildings that comprise the museum date back to 1785 and 1792, respectively. They still pay homage to their famous…

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Grab a Sweet Treat at Voilá Pastry and Café

Chef Mekdes grew up baking and savoring pastries that she lovingly crafted alongside her mother and grandmother. Her grandmother would always show off her finished baked goods with the words, “C’est voila!” It was a nod to the French school where she learned to bake and cook. When Chef Mekdes decided to leave her thriving…

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Savor International Cuisine at Dishes of India

Dishes of India’s butter chicken dish may be simple, but the culinary craftsmanship is so exceptional that it’s still the most popular entree on the menu. Also known as murg makhani, this traditional Indian dish begins with chunks of boneless chicken breast, which the chef smothers with a creamy tomato sauce and simmers slowly in…

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Grab a Beautiful Bouquet at Helen Olivia Flowers

Is your significant other in need of a little pampering? Treat them to a Petal Pink gift box from Helen Olivia Flowers. The local flower shop adds its flair to the assortment of artisan-crafted goods with a bundle of dried flowers, but it’s a mere ornament in a collection that contains pampering products such as…

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