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Hot Summer Openings; A Trip to the Pestaurant

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This week's top dish from Eater DC, Curbed's restaurant, bar, and nightlife blog...

Tico [Photo: R. Lopez]

EATER GUIDESCheck out the hot new restaurant openings coming this summer.

EATER SCENESHere's a look at the Pestaurant, serving up grasshopper burgers and more.

EATER MAPS— No matter the day of the week, there's a decent happy hour, whether it be dirt cheap drinks or a classy option.

MOUNT PLEASANTTonic and Last Exit are closing to make way for an organic bistro.

EATER MAPS— The Heatmap has been updated with new additions like Soi 38.

DOWNTOWN J&G Steakhouse is closing to make way for a new concept. Barry Koslow of DGS Delicatessen will helm the restaurant.

RIP— Local food writer Walter Nicholls has died of cancer.

ADAMS MORGAN— Thieves keep trying to steal artwork from Roofers Union's walls.

METRO CENTERGet to know the history behind longtime German restaurant Cafe Mozart.

BARRACKS ROW— Aaron Silverman talks about how things are going with Rose's Luxury's rooftop menu.

U STREETTake a look inside Michael Schlow's Tico, opening Sunday.