Tom Power, owner of Corduroy restaurant, is moving forward with renovations to 1124 9th St., NW. Plans are for a 6,200 s.f. restaurant and bar. As reported previously, it will be a more casual concept with a "raw space feeling with exposed brick, a sky light and a big bar." Permits are pending.
3 Stars Brewing Company, a DC brewery offering hand crafted artisanal beers, is opening their brewery at 6400 Chillum Place in northwest DC. They hope to release their first batch for public consumption in early July.
Noodles and Company, the national chain that serves all things noodles, is coming to 1815 Wisconsin Ave, NW., into 3,000 s.f. of new space next to the Georgetown (is it still Social?) Safeway.
Louis' Rogue Club, a gentleman's club at 476 K St, NW, has closed for updating. Current plans call for renovations of 8,000 s.f. on the second and third floors of the building.
The Dry Bar, a hair salon that only provides blow outs: no cut or color, is opening two locations in the DMV. The DC salon will be a 1,458 sf space located at 1815 Wisconsin Ave, NW. The Bethesda salon will be 2,005 s.f. space located at 4840 Betheseda Ave.
Buddha Bar in Mt. Vernon Triangle has closed.
Jen Angotti is a DCRE agent licensed in DC and VA. She also writes Concrete Jungle DC, a blog about real estate and design.