Samples at 21 8th Street Restaurants this Saturday


April 24

Saturday, April 28 from 1-4 pm is your chance to catch up on the new restaurants opening on Barracks Row or try out the dishes of our many new chefs at favorite spots which have been open a while.

Restaurants in Taste of 8th:

Banana Cafe; Belga Cafe; Cafe 8; Capitol Hill Tandoor; Cava Mezze; Chat's Liquors; Chesapeake Room; DC3; Fusion Grill; Hello Cupcake; Lasplacitas; Lavagna; Matchbox; Old Siam; Senart's Oyster and Chop House; Spring Mill Bread; Sweet Lobby; Ted's Bulletin; Trattoria Alberto; The Ugly Mug; Zest;  and, possibly even more!

A menu of dishes being served will be available at Taste of 8th so you can strategically plan an around-the- world gourmet lunch - from appetizers to dessert - at our array of multicultural of restaurants.

Here are just a few dishes we know of today:

Old Siam-  Appetizer: Chicken Curry Puffs and Spring Rolls

Zest- Main Course: South West Risotto

Sweet Lobby- Dessert:  Try a dessert from winners of Food Network's Cupcake Wars: sample a new dessert creation- still a secret- only available at Sweet Lobby during Taste of 8th

To buy tickets see the button on our website (below) or buy tickets on Saturday- but, this event sells out fast so arrive early! Tickets are $5.00 each or $20.00 for a 5 Pack.

Sponsors: Zagat, CSX - Signature Sponsors; Belga - Ticket Sponsor; Chat's Liquors and Coldwell Banker - Neighborhood Sponsors.