Tag: Restaurant

How the Past Year Changed Restaurant Criticism

The image of the traditional restaurant critic — an older white man, surreptitious in appearance yet hearty in appetite, issuing snobbish judgments from behind a white tablecloth— was out of date long before the pandemic hit. White men aren’t the only ones who have worthwhile opinions on restaurants; upscale iterations …

D.C. Grocery Store Workers Are Eligible for the Vaccine, But Restaurant Staff Have to Wait

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser opened up COVID-19 vaccinations to four new groups of workers this week, but customer-facing restaurant staff are still waiting for their turn despite being classified by the city as “essential” personnel throughout the pandemic. Starting Thursday, February 18, people in the following categories could begin registering …