SHOP LOCAL GUIDE 2021
LOCAL FOOD & BEVERAGE:
+ Acacia Food & Wine Open for patio dining, takeout and delivery. Acacia also offers gift-card or a curated selection of wines. acaciafoodwine.com
+ Bread Furst Lunch, brunch, coffee, freshly baked bread, sweet treats and so much more are available for takeout and delivery. www.breadfurst.com
+ Buck’s Fishing & Camping Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. See the menu and order here.
+ Calvert Woodley Fine Wines & Spirits Drawing devoted customers from near and far since 1982! CW has everything you need for the new year and beyond. In addition to the best selection of wine, beer and liquor in town, you’ll find artisan cheese, coffee beans, gourmet foods, baked goods and more. calvertwoodley.com
+ Comet Ping Pong Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. See the menu and order cometpingpong.com
+ I’m Eddie Cano Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. See the menu and order imeddiecano.com
+ Italian Pizza Kitchen Pizza, pasta, salads and house-baked dessert, sure to please a crowd! Contact for takeout and delivery: (202) 364-1010
+ Laliguras Indian & Nepali Bistro Serving some of the very best Nepali and Indian food in DC, the menu at Laliguras is chocked full of authentic food made with love! Open for takeout and delivery. laligurasdc.com
+ Muchas Gracias Delicious, authentic and award-winning! Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. See the menu and order at muchasgraciasdc.com
+ Rosemary Bistro Cafe Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. Don’t forget to order a few of their famous baguettes and croissants to have on-hand! rosemarydc.com
+ Sfoglina Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. See the menu and order sfoglinapasta.com
+ Sheffield Wine & Liquor Shoppe Convenient, longtime staple in Forest Hills with a wide selection of wine, beer, liquor and non-alcoholic beverages. (202) 966-5885
+ Tesoro Trattoria Pizzeria Enjoy heated outdoor dining, takeout and delivery. See the menu and order tesorodc.com
+ Thai Pad Thai Pad was founded in 2015 by a group of four families who envisioned a superior Thai dining experience for the residents of Van Ness. Open for takeout and delivery, see the menu and order thaipaddc.com
+ Uptown Market Uptown Market has everything from gourmet coffee, wine, beer, seafood and freshly baked sweets to ice cream and prepared foods. Order online and have your groceries delivered to your door.
+ Van Ness Liquors Super-convenient with extended hours (open late!) and free delivery within 2 miles, you’ll find your familiar favorites at VN Liquors! (202) 363-7000
+ Viet Chopsticks Viet Chopsticks has a great selection authentic cuisine from Northern, Central and Southern Vietnam. Open for take-out and delivery. Their extensive menu has something for everyone! vietchopsticksdcrestaurant.com
LOCAL RETAIL: In-person and online shopping.
+ AromabyAnette Handmade bath and beauty products that you know and love from the UDC Farmers Market! Order online to have items shipped to your door, or inquire about local delivery! aromabyanette.com
+ Beverly Rezneck Local Forest Hills artist Beverly Rezneck creates beautiful boxed sets of intricately detailed flower cards, with blank interiors useful for any occasion! Flowers that look so real, they almost are! Shop boxed sets on Beverly’s Etsy shop here.
+ Chevy Chase Art Gallery & Custom Framing Located in Forest Hills, DC, Chevy Chase Art Gallery is dedicated to providing artistic and innovative custom framing to clients near and far. With over 2,000 frames to choose from, creating custom frames for artwork, diplomas, needlepoint, and posters. They also offer restoration services for damaged artworks provided by an experienced artist on site. chevychaseartgallery.com
+ Federalisms Federalisms notecards are clean, crisp, and straightforward. They say what you’re thinking … if you’re just a little irreverent. Made in Forest Hills, DC. Local pick-up or free shipping over $40. federalisms.com
+ Politics & Prose Bookstore DC’s favorite bookstore is located right here in Forest Hills! Shop in-person or order online for pick-up or delivery. In addition to books you’ll find puzzles, games, cards, gifts, calendars, gift cards and much more. Shop online: politics-prose.com
+ Cut ‘N Edge Barbershop Cut N’ Edge is a family-owned barber that’s been in Van Ness since 2005! The barbershop was founded by Leo Nguyen and Lynn Loung who have a combined total of 50 years of experience in cutting hair. cutnedgebarbershop.com
+ EM Spa & Lashes Under new ownership, EM Nails, Spa and Lash offers manicures, pedicures, lash extensions and waxing services. Book an appointment for a little new year’s self-care or pick up a nail kit or gift certificate. emnailslash.com
+ Ernesto’s Hairstyling Located in Van Ness, Ernesto’s is the perfect place to pick up some hair care products, styling tools or schedule a new year do! (202) 686-0580
+ Flagship Carwash Center Who doesn’t want to keep their car looking spiffy all year long? This year, in addition to their car wash services, Flagship is offering Carwash Coupon Books, Gift Certificates and Gift Baskets! Contact them directly to purchase at (202) 363-4960.
+ Headliner Hair Salon Headliner Hair does it all – hair cutting and styling, manicures and waxing! Stop in for a little New Year’s sparkle! (202) 966-9662
+ MBR Coaching + Consulting for Growth, LLC Start 2021 off right! Coaching helps clarify purpose, deepen self-awareness, and spur growth that leads to greater fulfillment. MBR offers Coaching and Assessments for every stage of life: leadership, career, retirement, conflict resolution and growth. Contact Mary Beth Ray through her website www.MBRCoach.com.
+ Nail Avenue You’ll find friendly staff, professional service and a strict adherence to COVID safety protocols. Make an appointment for some New Year’s self-care mani-pedi or purchase a gift certificate for a friend. Located in Van Ness. (202) 966-6799
+ Omm Office Omm Office teaches mindfulness meditation in the vipassana and metta style of practice which embraces compassion for self and others, inquiry, nonjudgment, as well as mindful self-care. Learn more about this terrific local biz and their gift certificates here. It’s a great way to start the New Year! Located in Van Ness.
+ Revo Nails Revo Nail Spa in Van Ness offers quality service including manicures, pedicures, nail designs, massage and waxing. (202) 244-4373
+ Studio Tissue 8 Located in Van Ness, master seamstress and designer, Chris Cooper of Studio Tissue8 offers a variety of services including a signature Valet Service for Alterations. See Chris’s online shop featuring one-of-a-kind bags, tablecloths, pillow covers and framed art! studiotissue8.com/shop
+ Washington Photo Safari Sign up for a photo class with Washington Photo Safari’s, David Luria. With nearly 30 years of teaching experience, he can help all skill levels! washingtonphotosafari.com