There’s still time to nominate local icons for Best of D.C.
Attention fans of the late and beloved Farrah Olivia: When chef Morou Ouattara closed the restaurant in Old Town Alexandria in 2009, he said at the time he’d reopen the the place, Washingtonian reported at the time, “in downtown DC within the next ‘nine to 12 months.’“
Fast forward… Instead, Farrah Olivia will be reopening in the private dining room at Kora, the restaurant Ouattara co-owns in the Crystal City space that was once home to Roberto Donna‘s Bebo Trattoria and José Andrés‘ Oyamel. That’s according to a tweet from Ouattara himself:
Due to popular demand, I have decided to reopen Farrah Olivia January 5, 2011 for 4 nights a week in [K]ora’s private room.
Get those reservations booked!