There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.

No-cover bars for New Year’s Eve [Washingtonian]

The biggest dining surprises of 2015 [Eater]

How cheap eats inspire top chefs [Post]

Chicken eatery with 24-hour service to open on U Street. [Borderstan]

Q&A with Greg Engert about forthcoming Belgian beer bar The Sovereign [DC Beer]

After tragedy, Bub and Pop’s reopens. [PoPville]

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