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Fearless Critic restaurant review of the day
DC
Delicious frozen treats in a cozy neighborhood kind of place

Do you have fond childhood memories of eating frozen custard on the Atlantic City boardwalk? Or of a Midwestern grandmother who served up the treat by the pint? Well, even if you don’t (and far be it from us to judge the wisdom of bringing a child to Atlantic City, even for the alleged frozen custard), you can experience the delicacy in all its glory at The Dairy Godmother, a frozen custard (not ice cream!) shop in the Del Ray… [More]


From the Super ’Stache The underpriced underdogs
DC
Food
Feel
Price
8.8
6.0
$20
It’s play time for adventurous eaters at this Eden outpost

How’s this for an Asian melting pot? This simple Falls Church roast-meat specialist has a row of Cantonese roast ducks hanging from their necks at the counter, in classic fashion, along with one of the area’s most extensive menus of authentic regional Chinese dishes. The thing is, the names of the dishes aren’t in Cantonese, but rather in Vietnamese. That’s because it’s in the Eden Center, northern Virginia’s Vietnamese mecca—on the older, otherwise less exciting side of the mall, Saigon… [More]