Category Archives: Comings & Goings

Firelake Grill Shut Down in Tenleytown

Another restaurant has come and gone in Tenleytown. A hand-written sign posted on the door of the Firelake Grill today read “Firelake is Closed.” And while we were reaching out for confirmation of the closure, US Marshals showed up at the restaurant. No word yet on what precipitated the eviction, though there had been – unconfirmed – rumors of financial troubles.

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Coming Soon to the Neighborhood: Three New Dining Options

Tenleytown’s dining options are about to get a whole lot more interesting as three new restaurants are set to open in the neighborhood. Nando’s Peri-Peri, which is known for its flame-grilled Portuguese style chicken, will officially open on Wednesday, May 21. Nando’s is a long-anticipated addition to the site formerly occupied by Armand’s Chicago Pizzeria, which closed in 2012. The eatery adds

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