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Eight great alternatives to crowded D.C. restaurants [Zagat]

Governor Terry McAuliffe says all Maryland crabs are born in Virginia. [Politifact]

Shanghai Tokyo now open in Columbia Heights. [PoPville]

Former Oval Room chef Tony Conte opening Inferno Pizzeria Napoletana in Gaithersburg. [Washingtonian]

D.C.’s 16 most important restaurants [Thrillist]

Scientists have discovered a new taste that could make food more delicious. [Post]

Thip Khao is featuring tree ant eggs in three different dishes. [Eater]

Photo of Sally’s Middle Name by Jessica Sidman