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Signs of a true dive bar [Drink DC]

Top five spots in northern Virginia for hot pot [NoVa Mag]

Sugar Plum Thai in Alexandria looks as good as it tastes. [Washingtonian]

Best beers of 2012 [DC Beer]

People try to bribe the hosts at Founding Farmers about twice a week. [Eater]

Tom Sietsema gives DGS Delicatessen two stars. [Post]

More details on the Shaw supper club from GoodWood’s owners. [Borderstan]

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